Colby’s Ordnance Survey Memoir of the County of Londonderry 1837

125.00

1 in stock

Illustrated with maps. pp. 336, 16. Original publisher's cloth, spine in gilt. A facsimile reprint of the original 1837 edition. A fine copy in very good dust jacket.

Colby's 'Memoir' contains a wealth of information collected by the officers of the Ordnance Survey treating the natural features, buildings and antiquities of Londonderry, trade and commerce in the days long before the coming of the railways. Its historical section covers a period of 1,300 years from the time of Saint Columkille.
Superbly illustrated with a coloured geological map of the parish of Templemore, one folding map of the city of Londonderry, five engraved plans of Londonderry (1600-1835), an engraved view of the city; three engravings of the Grianan of Aileach, a plan of Donalong and the Fort of Coolmore, and seven plates of fossils and grasses (some coloured).

[L3 7 TOP]

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.

Book an Appointment

You are welcome to visit and meet us in person to browse our extensive libraries of antiquarian books, maps, and other items relating to Ireland.

De Burca Rare Books

Address

De Búrca Rare Books,
‘Cloonagashel’,
27 Priory Drive, Blackrock,
Co. Dublin,
A94 V406,
Ireland

T. +353 (0) 1 288 2159
F. +353 (0) 1 283 4080
M. +353 (0) 87 259 5918
E. deburcararebooks@gmail.com
W. deburcararebooks.com

Office Hours

Monday to Friday
9:00am to 5:30pm

Saturday
10:00am to 1:00pm.

An appointment is preferred.

 

Welcome to De Búrca Rare Books

 

Stay Updated & Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive news from the Irish antiquarian book world and get updates on our latest catalogues and publications.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

No products in the cart