A comparative guide to some Historic Maps of Dublin, 1800-1849

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Map details and sources:

1817 Plan of Dublin, Cadell and Davies.      By kind permission of Mr. Brian Hollinshead

1818 Precincts of St Patrick's Cathederal, map Published July 1st 1818.Appeared in A History of St Patrick's Cathederal by William Monck Mason 1920.Map probably based on 'Map of the liberty of St Patrick's Cathederal, 1754,' by Roger Kendrick (Marsh's Library).See map No.9 in Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Dublin No. 1.      By kind permission of Mr. Brian Hollinshead

1819 Dublin City & Environs, James Byrne.      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1832 Dublin City, Boundary Commission report :      By kind permission of Mr. Brian Hollinshead

1832 County of City of Dublin, Boundary Commission report :      By kind permission of Mr. Brian Hollinshead

1834 Dublin to Kingstown railway:      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1836 Plan of the City of Dublin engraved from an actual survey for The Picture of Dublin, published by Wm. Curry Junr.& Co. 9, up. Sackville St. Dublin, with references to Parishes and Liberties and detailing various churches, chapels and meeting houses. (City within canals and N.C.Rd.) :      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1836 Railway Commission Report map, Dublin extract:      By kind permission of Mr. Brian Hollinshead, my thanks to Brendan

c1847 6inch + Geological overlay:      display test for permission request

1847 Harcourt Road, 5ft/statute mile:      by kind permission Roger Jermyn, later donated to Trinity College Map Library

1847 St Stephen's Green, 5ft/statute mile:      by kind permission Roger Jermyn, later donated to Trinity College Map Library

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Map images compiled and geo-referenced by Brian Hollinshead, October 2018. Base map data copyright OpenStreetMap Contributors.