by John Speede c.1610
A delightful antique map that's literally crammed with small village names, and country houses. There's a detailed Town Plan of Bath that even features an illustration of the new Kings Bath!
The most famous town in Somerset was the spa of Bath. A place of continual resort for persons of all degrees and almost all diseases.
50 x 37.3cms (19.5" x 14.5") ___________________________________________________________________________________________
|Old Map of Somersetshire||£7.95 ($12.90 US Dollars)|
Its waters were though to be particularly effective in helping barren women conceive, which was the main reason for the patronage of the two queens, Catherine of Aragon and Mary of Modena.
N.B. SIZE AND QUALITY MUCH REDUCED FOR WEB
BATH IN DETAIL APPEARS WITHIN . . .
See Also - Old Town Plan of Bath