Clifford, Robert Edward, Hon., 1767-1817

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A map of Warwickshire
A map of Warwickshire
Printed map. Two visual scales [147 mm = 6 Statute Miles]. Includes inset: [Triangulation map] “The following Proofs is inserted to gratify the curious in Geography...” Cartouche includes an etching of Warwick Castle and St. Mary’s Tower. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
A new and accurate map of the County of Cornwall, from an actual survey : [west sheet]
A new and accurate map of the County of Cornwall, from an actual survey : [west sheet]
Printed map. "Made by Thos. Martyn." Visual scale [10 inches = 10 miles approximately]. Many coats of arms inset around the map in 8 blocks of different sizes. Insets: "The Islands of Scilly lying about nine leagues nearly west of the lands-end, could not no be placed in their proper position without making the map of too great a length, they are therefore placed here to shew the form approx. and proportion they bear with the rest of the county". Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.
A new map of Spain and Portugal, exhibiting the chains of mountains with their passes, the principal & cross roads...
A new map of Spain and Portugal, exhibiting the chains of mountains with their passes, the principal & cross roads...
Printed map. "compiled by Jasper Nantiat. London. Published by W. Faden". 6 visual scales [13 cm = 70 British miles]. Insets: "A table of distances between the principal towns in Spain". Text printed on the map: "Advertisement. The following remarks contain an abstract account of the authorities...". On verso: a Robert Clifford bookplate. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
A new map of the countries extending from the Adriatic to the Gulf of Finland
A new map of the countries extending from the Adriatic to the Gulf of Finland
Printed map. "London, Printed by J. Cary, No.181 Strand, July 12. 1813." Shows waterways and roads. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.
A new topographical map of the province of lower Canada
A new topographical map of the province of lower Canada
Printed map. 2 visual scales. Insets: "A sketch of the relative situation of the townships applied for by sundry persons, and for which warrants of survey issued thereon in the years 1792 and 1793, on the north side of the River Ottawa, beyond where any surveys have hitherto been made." and "A diagram shewing the mode adopted by the governor & council for placing the reservations to be made in each township for the future disposition of the crown and the support of a protestant clergy within this province."
A reduced map of the Empire of Germany, Holland, the Netherlands, Switzerland, the Grisons, Italy, Sicily, Corsica, and Sardinia
A reduced map of the Empire of Germany, Holland, the Netherlands, Switzerland, the Grisons, Italy, Sicily, Corsica, and Sardinia
Printed map. "By Captain Chauchard &c., London, Published by John Stockdale". 3 visual scales [73 mm = 70 British Miles]. The map shows rivers, lakes, roads, and towns. Insets: Index map on sheet III. Each original sheet has a fleur de lis pointing north. The cartouche is on map II. On verso: a Robert Clifford bookplate. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Aire ; Plan de la Ville d'Aire en Artois
Aire ; Plan de la Ville d'Aire en Artois
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de deux cens thoises". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with farmland in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads as well as the surrounding farmland. On verso of map, RMC_4399_11. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Armentieres ; Plan de la Ville D'Armentiers
Armentieres ; Plan de la Ville D'Armentiers
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de deux cens thoises". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with grazing land in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads as well as the surrounding farmland. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_11. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Arras ; Plan de la Ville et Cité D'Arras
Arras ; Plan de la Ville et Cité D'Arras
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de rois cens Thoifes". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with farmland in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_1. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Baaden mit seinen Umgebungen
Baaden mit seinen Umgebungen
Printed map. "Autgenonemen u. ge zeichnet von Hauptm. Viehbeck, 1812." Visual scale. A legend describing lettered features on the map and a variable scale appear on the left side of the map outside the neat line. Map shows roads, canals, rivers, towns, buildings, fields and hills in the vicinity of Baaden (Germany). On verso: a Robert Clifford bookplate. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Bappavme ; Plan de la Ville de Bapaume
Bappavme ; Plan de la Ville de Bapaume
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de deux cens Thoifes". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with farmland in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_1. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Basse Partie de la Westphalie, contenant la Principaute d'ost-frise la Partie inferieure des Eveches de Munster et D'osnabruck
Basse Partie de la Westphalie, contenant la Principaute d'ost-frise la Partie inferieure des Eveches de Munster et D'osnabruck
Printed map. "Avertissement de Mr. Rizzi-Zannoni, de la Societé Cosmographique de Nuremburg." 2 visual scales [75 mm = 4 Milles d'Alemagne]. On verso: a Robert Clifford bookplate. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Besançon ; Plan de Besançon
Besançon ; Plan de Besançon
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de 150 toises". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications. The plan shows the fortifications and roads as well as the surrounding area including Mont Ste. Brigide. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_63. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Bethvne ; Plan de Bethune
Bethvne ; Plan de Bethune
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de 300 toise". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with grazing land in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_10. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Bovrbovrg ; Plan de la Ville d Bourbour
Bovrbovrg ; Plan de la Ville d Bourbour
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. Visual scale, "Eschelle de 150 tho". The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with farmland in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads as well as a river. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, RMC_4399_11. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley Collection.
Bowles's new and accurate map of Ireland divided into it's several provinces, counties and baronies
Bowles's new and accurate map of Ireland divided into it's several provinces, counties and baronies
Printed map. 2 visual scales [8 cm = 20 British Statute Miles]. Within title: Laid down from the original description of Sir William Petty. Insets: The sea coasts of Great Britain and Ireland. The imprint: "Published by Carington Bowles, 4 June 1787. London." appears in two places on the lower margin, suggesting that the map may have been published on multiple sheets originally. Notes printed on the map: "Just Published: Bowles’s four sheet England, by Daniel Paterson Bowles’s four sheet Scotland, by James Dorret." and "The figures at the principal towns are their distances from Dublin in Irish miles those upon the roads, the distance betwixt such towns as are printed in capitals, or roman print without regard to the intermediate villages &c printed in italicks."
Brvgge ; Plan de la Ville de Bruges
Brvgge ; Plan de la Ville de Bruges
Printed map. Source unknown. Possibly part of one of Sebastian de Pontault Beaulieu’s publications. The title is on a banner. The city is viewed from a distance and shows buildings and fortifications with farm land in the foreground. The plan shows the fortifications and roads. The cartouche text is on decorative drapery. On verso of map, "Carte chorographique des Pays-Bas Autrichiens…", RMC_9169_3. There is also a Robert Clifford bookplate on the verso of the larger map.
Carta deglia stati di S.M. il Re di Sardegna
Carta deglia stati di S.M. il Re di Sardegna
Printed map. 4 visual scales, 182 mm = 18 British Statute Miles, 115 mm = 10 Italian Miles. Includes note: "Retranchemens de Jules Cesar, depuis le Fort de L'Ecluse jusqu a Geneve. Territoire de la Republique de Geneve, Selon le dermier Traité." Although no ownership label is present, this map is believed to have belonged to the Honourable Robert Clifford. Acquired as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.

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