1882 Relief Line-block Map Chester City Map Wales Cheshire England River XGS6


This is an original 1882 monochrome relief line-block map showing the city of Chester in Cheshire, England. The city was originally a Roman "castrum" or fort named Deva Victnix that was built in 79 A.D. Chester was also one of the last towns to be conquered by the Normans during the Norman Conquest led by William the Conqueror.


This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso of this engraving.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Map; Monochrome
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 3.25 inches; 13 x 8 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Urban, Region, United Kingdom, Geography