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Copper plate engraving by William Kip based on the survey by Christopher Saxton. Overall: 12 1/8" x 14 3/4" Annotation in margin: 'Mr. Ralph [...] Taylors house in Dodington. 4 miles from Lincoln, but his father dwelt at Wisby one mile from Dodington and his estate lay at Wisby & Hicome[?] alias Hickcham[?] 3 miles from Wisby/ valued at 1000 p. annum' No plate number. Unusually uncoloured. The first edition of Camden's Britannia to include the Kip plate was in 1607.
Illustrator William Kip