18th Century Map of Dublin City, Ireland.

Dublin Core

Title

18th Century Map of Dublin City, Ireland.

Subject

Survey of the city and suburbs of Dublin

Description

Lantern slide of an 18th century map of Dublin City. Originally labelled 'D3 12. Rocque 1756. Centre of City - North of River'. The slide is a well known image by John Rocque who spent a short time in Dublin and produced maps of the city during his time spent there. This map is from 1757. In later maps he wrote a guide offering advice and information on the local people of Dublin. Some streets shown on the map include, Moore St., Sackville St., Great Marlborough St., Great Abby St.

Creator

Emma Newman

Source

RSAI Lantern Slide Collection: Box 08

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Date

18th Century

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Language

EN

Type

Image

Alternative Title

Box08_010

Date Created

13/01/15

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Is Part Of

RSAI Lantern Slide Collection

Extent

7570 x 7559 pixels

Medium

Lantern Slides

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
Town/townland: Dublin
Logainm code: http://www.logainm.ie/100002.aspx
Irish National Grid East: O 15
Irish National Grid North: 35
position source: www.logainm.ie

Rights Holder

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Files

box8_010 copy.jpg

Tags

Citation

Emma Newman, “18th Century Map of Dublin City, Ireland.,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed February 22, 2024, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/24912.

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