Cardiganshire Old Maps



Cardigan.  1610  Christopher Saxton; engr. William Kip

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

Ceretica; sive Cardiganensis Comitatus; Anglis Cardigan Shire

  Johannes Blaeu                                                                                     
Tooley Adams & Co.

Cardiganshire.   1645  Joan Blaeu

John Seller

Cardiganshire  1718  Thomas Taylor in The Principality of Wales exactly described                                                           National Library of Wales  

Cardiganshire.   1720  Emanuel Bowen and John Owen in  Britannia Depicta   The Old Map Shop  

Cardiganshire.  1757  Thomas Kitchin for the London Magazine

Cardiganshire.   1744  I. Cowley in R. Dodsley's Geography of England

The Road from...  Bramyard to Aberystwyth.
Gentleman's Magazine.. ca.1765 Gentleman's Magazine.

A Survey of the Roads from Carmarthen to Cardigan, Llanbeder, Aberistwith.   1769 
Universal Magazine

Cardiganshire.   1769  Thomas Kitchin in England Displayed

<> Cardiganshire. 1784  Thomas Kitchin in George Walpoole's The New British Traveller
                                                                                      Classical Images
Cardiganshire. 1794  John Cary

Cardiganshire.   1821  Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Cardiganshire.  1830 Cartographer not known, in (William)Darton's New Miniature Atlas, originally published as Miller's New Miniature Atlas(1810)             Antiquemaps-online

Cardiganshire.    1835  Joshua Archer   Classical Images

Cardiganshire.   ca.1840 J.Archer in  Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain

Cardiganshire. 1843  J.Archer for Dugdales England and Wales Delineated

Cardiganshire.   1848  Robert Creighton

Cardiganshire.  1860  Joshua Archer for Tallis's Topographical Dictionary of England and Wales                                                                                Welsh Family History Archive

Cardigan area.   ca.1880  detail from County Map pub. William Mackenzie

Aberystwyth-town plan.   1890  in The Gossiping Guide to Wales

Cardiganshire   ca.1890  Ordnance Survey (detailed maps)
The following maps are available at:

Llangynfelyn. Ordnance Survey 1886-7
clickable map 6 inches to the mile, awsome!

Llangynfelyn. Christopher Saxton 1579

Llangynfelyn. John Seller 1701

Cardiganshire. John Seller 1701

Llangynfelyn. John Seller 1787

Cardiganshire John Seller 1787
(scanned at 300 dpi)

Cardiganshire John Seller 1787
(scanned at 150 dpi)

Llangynfelyn. John Cary 1794

Machynlleth to Tregaron John Cary 1794

Cardiganshire. Owen and Bowen 1720
 The county map with route from London to  'Aberistwith', at 150dpi.(185KB).
 the county map only at 300dpi. (317KB)
 Road map Cardigan to Talabont at 150dpi.(163KB) or at 300 dpi (670KB).
 Road map Talabont to Llyn Tegid at 150dpi.(163KB) or at 300 dpi (628KB).

   1809 J Roper County map, from Rees' Beauties of England and Wales, about five miles to   the  inch. 

  1820 Reid Fourteen miles to one inch. 
  1827 R H Laurie Road map, from A New Traveller's Companion, ten miles to one inch. 

Llangynfelyn.  George & John Cary 1829
2 miles to the inch

Machynlleth to Aberystwyth. George & John Cary 1829
2 miles to the inch

Llangynfelyn. 1833 Creighton & Walker from Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Cardiganshire. 1833 Creighton & Walker from Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Llangynfelyn Ordnance Survey 1837
one inch to the mile

1840 John Archer County map, from Dugdale's                                                   Curiosities of Great Britain, delineated, about five miles to the inch. 

Llangynfelyn and its environs Ordnance Survey 1837
One inch to the mile

Llangynfelyn, Tithe Map  1844
Clickable map, 12 inches to the mile

Llangynfelyn. Ordnance Survey 1888-1905
navigable map. scale 1:2500