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Offline Lutonman

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Re: Long 'S's on old maps.
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2013, 20:42:32 »
Perfect Lutonman

Just what I needed and much more.  :) :)

JW
Never been perfect before but glad to help

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Re: Long 'S's on old maps.
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2013, 20:41:16 »
What a useful PDF:
To paraphrase for the lazy - parcels of land either side of a fence etc. that belong together as part of the same numbered plot.

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Re: Long 'S's on old maps.
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2013, 20:40:56 »
Perfect Lutonman

Just what I needed and much more.  :) :)

JW

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Re: Long 'S's on old maps.
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2013, 19:56:30 »
Does this reference help, scroll down to 1:2500

http://www.old-maps.co.uk/histmaps_legend_countyseries_1-2500.pdf

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Long 'S's on old maps.
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2013, 19:27:48 »
I have a couple of old maps.  They are covered with long S shapes (look a bit like a lower case italic 'f' ) on a lot of the boundries etc.

Can any tell me what they represent.  Also, there are one or two capital 'W's which I can't identify.

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JohnWalker

 

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