Westmoreland Old Maps



Westmorlandiae Comitatus.   1607  Christopher Saxton.  engr. William Kip for Camden's Britannia                                                              Map Mogul

The Countie Westmorland .  1611  John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine (1676 edn.)

Cumberland-Westmorland. 1617  Pieter van der Keere

Cumberland-Westmorland.   1622 Michael Drayton the PolyOlbion
                                                McMaster University Library, Banks Collection

Westmor Land.    1626  John Bill in An Abridgment of Camden's Britannia.    The Old Map Shop

Northumbria.   1635  Gerard Mercator poss.engraved Pieter van den Keere in Atlas Minor

Westmorland.   1636 Jacob van Langeren , (distance tables by John Norden) in A Direction for the English Traviller. pub. Matthew Simonds  

Westmoria Comitatus.   1648  J. Blaeu

Westmorland.   1664 Joan Blaeu

The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Chief  Towne Described.   c.1676.  John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

Westmorland. 1695  Robert Morden in Camden's Britannia

Westmorland. 1673 Richard Blome in Britannia

Cumberland and Westmorland.   1715  Richard Blome in England Exactly Described

Westmorland.  1724(1753)  Herman Moll. Originally published in A New Description of England and Wales 1724, this map was republished without the border decorations in Moll's British Atlas,1753   Map Mogul

Westmorland. 1736  Emmanuel Bowen in Britannia Depicta

Westmorland.   1742  Thomas Badeslade,  engr & pub. W. H. Toms in Chorographia Britannia.

Westmorland.    1742 Thomas Badeslade. pub. W. H. Toms in Chorographica Britanniæ
(High resolution images of the 1st and the extensively revised  3rd states of this atlas)

Westmorland.   1744  John Cowley in R. Dodsley's Geography of England

Westmorland.  1747  Thomas Kitchin in The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure

Westmorland.    1753  Thomas Kitchin in the London Magazine

Northumbria, including the Counties of Northumberland, Cumberland, Durham, Westmorland, Lancaster and York.  ca.1680  Nicolas Sanson

The Road from London to Carlisle commencing at the Chester Road(Darlaston Bridge,Staffs)   1766 London Magazine

Westmorland.   1761  R.W. Seale in The Universal Magazine

The Road from London to Carlisle.   1766  J. Gibson in The London Magazine
(via Staffs.,Cheshire, Lancashire, Westmoreland, Cumberland and Northumberland)

Windermere.  1770  Thomas Jeffreys. detail from County of Westmoreland. 1 inch to 1 mile

A Plan of the Propos'd Navigable Canal from the Leeds & Liverpool Canal near Eccleston....to Kendal in Westmorland.  1772  Gentlemans Magazine.

Westmorland . 1780 Thomas Kitchin  in  The Antiquities of England and Wales by Henry Boswell, pub.  Alexander Hogg

Westmorland.    1782  Thomas Kitchin.  in Walpooles New and Complete British Traveller pub. Alexander Hogg

The Road from Boroughbridge to Penrith.  1782  Bowles Post Chaise Companion.

Westmorland.   1784  Thomas Kitchin in The Antiquities of England and Wales by Henry Boswell, published by Alexander Hogg, originally published ca. 1750 London Magazine

Westmorland.   1787  John Seller in Francis Grose's Antiquities of England and Wales.
                                                         Classical Images

Westmorland.   1787  John Cary in his New and Correct English Atlas   Your Old Maps Online

Westmorland.   1793  John Cary

Westmoreland.   1793  John Cary   (another edition of the map above)

Lancaster Canal   1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester, pub. John Stockdale                                      Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Parts of Cumberland, Westmorland.   1794  John Cary section 58 of  of Cary's Map of England

Parts of Durham, Cumberland, Westmorland.  1794  John Cary 
section 59 of  of Cary's Map of England

Westmorland.   John Cary  1801  in Cary's New English Atlas published 1809

Westmorland.    1803  John Aikin in England Delineated   The Old Map Shop

Westmorland.   1805  John Cary in the New British Atlas. (first published in Camden's Britannia, 1789.)

Westmorland.  1810  James Wallis in Wallis's New Pocket Edition of the English Counties or Travellers Companion                                  Pieta Fine Arts

Westmorland.   1814  John Cary in Cary's Traveller's Companion

The Lakes.   ca.1820  S. Neele in Gray's Book of Roads

Cumberland-Westmorland.    1823 Aristide Michel Perrot in County Maps of Great Britain
                                              McMaster University Library, Banks Collection

Westmorland.   1824.  author unknown

Westmorland.   1828  John Cary for the Encyclopaedia Londoniensis

Westmorland.  1831.  Robert Creighton,  engr. J. & C. Walker for Samuel Lewis Topographical Dictionary

Westmorland.   1833  Robert Creighton in Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary

Westmorland.      1833 Sidney Hall in A New British Atlas   rookesfineart

Westmorland.   ca.1835.  A.Fullarton in Gazetteer of England and Wales.

Westmorland.   1840 J.Archer in Dugdale's England & Wales Delineated

Westmorland 1846 Sidney Hall,  in A Travelling County Atlas  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Kendal area .  1846  Sidney Hall (detail of map above)  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Westmorland.   1848  Robert Creighton, engr. J. & C. Walker for Lewis's Topographical Dictionary.

Isle of Man, Westmorland, Cumberland. ca.1850  engr.Charles Knight.

Westmorland.  1852 or 1854.  Sydney Hall in A Travelling County Atlas.
This work was first published in 1842 and went through numerous updated editions until 1880.
This is one of the first editions to distinguish between completed railways (thick black line) and projected railways (thin hatched line), some of which were never completed.

Cumberland & Westmorland.   ca.1860   Edward Weller,  in the Weekly Dispatch Atlas

Westmorland.  1860    Robert Creighton, engr. J. & C. Walker for Lewis's Topographical Dictionary.                         The Old Map Shop

Westmorland   ca.1862  Ordnance Survey (detailed maps)

Cumberland & Westmorland.   ca.1863  J W Lowry, Edward Weller,  in the Weekly Dispatch Atlas.

Westmorland.   ca.1870  W. Hughes for Virtue's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

Westmorland. 1876  Encyclopaedia Britannica, 9th edn.

Bowness-on-Windermere .  1885  Estate map of Burnside Estate and sale notices.

Westmorland.  1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
London Ancestor

Westmorland. 1890  F.S. Weller for William Mackenzie & Co.   Your Old Maps Online

Westmorland.   1898  W. & A.K. Johnston for Encyclopaedia Britannica , 9th edn.

Westmorland .  1922  detail Ordnance Survey 1/4inch to 1 mile

Ullswater area.   1900 detail from Baedeker's Westmoreland