Segment of John Rocque's 1756 Map of Dublin

Dublin Core

Title

Segment of John Rocque's 1756 Map of Dublin

Creator

John Rocque

Date

1756 (original); 1988 (facsimile)

Rights Holder

Special Collections, University of Victoria

Rights

Special Collections, University of Victoria

Subject

Cartography--Ireland--Dublin--History.
Surveying--Ireland--History.
Dublin (Ireland)--Maps.
Dublin (Ireland)--Historical geography--Maps.
Dublin (Ireland)--Geography.

Description

Segment of a facsimile copy of John Rocque's Plan of the City of Dublin, published in London in 1756. The red dot shows the approximate location of No. 58 Dame-Street, the eventual location of Caleb Jenkin's bookshop.

Source

Special Collections, University of Victoria G1834 D8S1H5 1988

Publisher

National Library of Ireland

Contributor

G. Kirk

Format

Map

Language

English

Type

Image

Date Created

December 1, 2017

Bibliographic Citation

Rocque, John, et al. “Exact Survey of the City and Suburbs of Dublin.” Historic Dublin Maps, National Library of Ireland, 1988, p. 8.

Files

dublindot.jpg

Citation

John Rocque, “Segment of John Rocque's 1756 Map of Dublin,” UVic Libraries Omeka Classic, accessed November 12, 2019, http://omeka.library.uvic.ca/items/show/1359.

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