Ordnance Survey South-West England Sheet 10 (1920)


Ordnance Survey. Paperback. Folding cloth map, 1/4 inch = 1 mile. Reprint of 1918 map, perhaps 1920. Condition: Used – Very Good. Dozen itinerary markings, inc. Martin Oats, Sancreed, presumably family of the famous 1890 fratricide (Edwin/James Oates), others Coops etc. Stamped For and on behalf of Salter & Stokes and personally signed by the Secretary – perhaps related to that London firm’s meat and/or dairy business.. ISBN: none. Box MC13

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From the library of the archaeologist Arthur ApSimon (1927-2019). Reminiscences and obituaries in Salon (Society of Antiquaries), Mike Pitts’ Digging Deeper, Proceedings of the University of Bristol Spelæological Society, Cornish Archaeology (paywall).

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A watercolour of Stonehenge by the young Arthur ApSimon.