Essex Record Office
Essex County Council
Some 2,300 manuscript maps. ca.150 county and OS maps (all scales). Printed and manuscript maps of the County.
Publications include Catalogue of Maps in the Essex Record Office, 1556-1855 (F.G. Emmison, 1947) and supplements (1952, 1964, 1968); County Maps of Essex, 1576-1852 (F.G. Emmison, 1955); one-inch scale reproduction of Atlas of Essex (1777); Essex on the Map: the 18th century Land Surveyors of Essex (A. Stuart Mason, 1990).
Online catalogue SEAX at
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