Digital Map of Essex 1777 Version 3


Similar to Google Maps, on a computer, you can zoom in and out by using the + and – buttons, by double-clicking or by using your mouse scroll wheel. To move around the map simply click and drag or use your keyboard arrow keys. On a mobile, you can use typical navigation gestures such as press and drag to move around the map and double-tap or pinch and spread to zoom in and out. GPS can be toggled on or off by clicking the target button.

SUMMARY Version 3
Tim Fransen has produced this GPS enabled version of the Map of the County of Essex 1777 by John Chapman & Peter André using twenty-five engraved sheets digitised by the Biblioteca Virtual del Patrimonio Bibliográfico and georeferenced tileset created by Layers of London. This GPS version supports all modern web browsers, platforms and devices for the benefit of students, teachers, historians, researchers and other interested people.

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