Published by John Cary in his Traveller's Companion, or a Delineation of the Turnpike Roads of England & WalesThe county of Dorsetshire
Dated 1st January 1790
Map size: 27 x 42cm Approx
This reproduction map print has been enlarged from the original.
Printed on 140 gsm modern map paper
These maps from the Traveller's Companion were prepared at the request of the Postmaster General, were based on an entirely new survey of the Turnpike roads of England & Wales carried out by Cary from 1780 onward.
The map shows distance from London in Miles,
The mail coach routes (in Blue),
Seats of Nobility and Gentry,
Rivers and Navigable Canals