Thames Map - Rolled in postal tube

This Thames map is rolled therefore no creases or folds making it ideal for subsequent picture framing display it is one of our bestsellers and is currently available to buy in our online store.

Thames Map- folded in a handmade marbled presentation slip case

This Thames map is folded the traditional way in a protective slip case wallet as used by travellers in a bygone age. A beautiful item to gift to someone special with a love of our great English river. This is our bestseller and is currently available to buy in our online store.

Thames Map- with solid Oak hangers display kit

This Thames map is supplied rolled in a tube and supplied with an Oak hangers fixing kit (see video below to discover how this looks and works) This is THE most cost effective means of displaying this beautiful eye-catching map.
With this method there no creases or folds hence ideal for displaying. it is one of our bestsellers and is currently available to buy in our online store.

 

Historical Thames Map

The Oarsman's & Anglers's Map of the River Thames  c1889

A stunning presentation Map of the River Thames at an eye catching 68 inches long! The map, as with all of our Historical maps, is hand laid onto 100% natural linen cloth that provides a very robust and durable product.

Map dimensions are approx 68"x5" (173cm x 13cm) as tall as most of us!

A conversation piece in any home.

Scroll down page for buying options... 

ThamesMap.png
 

The figures along the river denote the distance in miles from London Bridge. In the marginal notes are given the distances in miles and furlongs from London Bridge, and from the Folly Bridge, Oxford. List of Tolls for pleasure boats and steam launches on the Thames and Severn Canal.

The City of Oxford, renowned for it's Universities, is a place of great antiquity. As a seat of learning it dates from the 9th century. The University consists of 21 colleges and 4 halls. The extensive and beautiful grounds of Christ College extend to the river. In front of them, from Folly Bridge to Cherwell, are moored the College barges and numerous gaily painted boat-houses.
Hotels: Randolf, Clarendon, Roebuck, Mitre, Golden Cross, George etc.
Inns: The Plough etc
Iffley Lock, 110 m. 4 ft Falls 2 ft 6 inches.

Windsor Bridge, 43 m, 1 ft (68 m, 7 ft)
Hotels: White Hart, Castle, Christopher, Bridge House, New Inn
Boatyards: H.Parkyns
Electric charging station above the bridge (Berks side)

Old Windsor Lock, 39m 6ft. (72m, 2 f.) Falls 4 ft.
Magna Charta Island has the reputation of being of the spot where King John, at the demand of the barons assembled on Runney Mead, signed the great charter of English liberty.

Battersea Bridge, 5m (107m) Diff. 30 m. Flows 4h. 15m.
The time of high water and the length of flood are given approximately, both being affected by the strength and direction of the wind, and the amount of land water in the river. To find when it will be high water at any place, add the difference to the time of h.w at London Bridge. Deducting the length of flood from high water so found, will give the time the tide begins to flow at the place.

Charging stations for Electric Launches have been established at the following places: -
Strand-on-the-Green, Richmond, Hampton, Staines, Windsor, Taplow,
Henley, Caversham

London Bridge 112 miles from Oxford

  • A stunning presentation Map of the River Thames at an eye catching 68 inches long! The map, as with all of our Historical maps, is hand laid onto 100% natural linen cloth that provides a very robust and durable product.

    Map dimensions are approx 68"x5" (173cm x 13cm) as tall as most of us!

 

Thames Map

Fitting the solid Oak Hangers (fixing kit)

Click on the video to see a step by step demonstration of how to fit our Oak Hangers fixing kit

 

Abingdon Picture Framing

Abingdon Picture Framing
34 Stert Street
Abingdon,
Oxfordshire
OX14 3JP

©2020 Abingdon Picture Framing. Proudly created with Wix.com