Speed's Theatre of Great Britain


WOR= / CESTER / SHIRE / Described. [1a] ANNO DOMINI
/ 1610 / Jodocus Hondius / cælavit. [5d] Described by Christopher
Saxton, Augme[n]te= / and published by Iohn Speede citize[n] / of London,
& are there to be solde / by Thomas Bassett In Fleetstreet & Richard
/ Chiswell in St. Pauls Churchyard. / CUM PRIVILEGIO. [5c]
'WORCESTER.' [scale] 'The Scale of Pases'  '200' [4b] [key] 'AI, KT, VZ, 3, 4, 620.' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE COVNTI OF / WARWICK / THE SHIRE TOWNE / AND CITIE OF CO= / VENTRE
described. [2b] Jodocus Hondius cælavit. [3e] Anno Domini 1610. [1d]
Performed by Iohn Speede. And are / to be sold by Thomas Bassett in / Fleetstreet,
and Richard Chiswell / in St. Pauls Churchyard. [2e]
'WARWICKE' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '200' [key] 'AI, KU, WZ, 313 [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] COVENTREE' [no scale] [key] '120 / 2143 / 4469 [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


NORTHAMTON / SHIRE. [3a] Jodocus Hondius cælavit Anno 1610.
[3e] Performed by Iohn Speed and / are to be sold by Thomas Bassett
/ in Fleetstreet and Richard Chiswell / in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [2d]
'NORTHAMPTON.' [scale] 'Scale of Pases'  '240' [key] 'AF / GI, KM / PS / T, VZ.' [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 'PETERBOROW.' [scale] 'A Scale of pases'  '200' [key] 'AI, KM.' [5d; 4d/e  5d/e] 


HUNTINGTON / BOTH SHIRE AND SHIRE / TOWNE WITH THE ANCIENT
/ CITIE / DESCRIBED. [3b] Jodocus Hondius Cælavit Anno Domini 1662.
[5e, ob] Performed by Iohn Speed / And are to be sold by // Thomas
Bassett In Fleet= / street and Richard Chiswell / in S.t Pauls Churchyard.
[2e & 4e]
'HUNTINGTON' [scale] 'THE SCALE OF PASES'  '200' [key: AI, KN] 'ELY' [5a] [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '200' [key: AI, KT, V, W] [2a; 1a/b 2a/b] 


RUTLANDSHIRE / With / OUKHAM and STANFORD her / bordering
Neighbour Newely described. [3a] Performed by Iohan Spede, Solde by
/ Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Richard / Chiswell in St. Pauls Church
yard. [4e]
'OUKHAM' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '150' [key] AI, K, L. [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 'STANFORD' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '200' [key] 'AH, KP / QT, VY, 115.' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


LEICESTER both Countye / and Citie described, The Honourable
Fa= / mylies that have had the titles of Earls / thereof. With other accidents
therein observed. [3a] Jodocus Hondius cælavit / Cum Privilegio.
[4d] Performed by John Speede, and are / to be sold by Thomas Bassett
In Fleet= / street, and Richard Chiswell in St. Pauls Church yard. [2e]
'LEICESTER.' [no scale] 'Cheife places of y.e Citie by figurs noted. / 117 / 18 34.' [1d; 1d/1e  2d/e] 


THE / COUNTIE AND / CITIE OF LYN= / COLNE DESCRI= / BED WITH THE
/ ARMES OF THEM / THAT HAVE BENE / EARLES THEREOF / since the Conquest.
[5c] Jodocus Hondius cælavit / Anno Domini 1610. [5d] Are To
Be Sold By Thomas Bassett / in Fleetstreet and Richard Chiswell / in St.
Pauls Churchyard. [5d]
'LINCOLNE.' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '200' [key] 'AH, KR.' [2d; 1d/e  2d  3e] 


THE / COUNTIE OF / NOTTINGHAM / described / THE SHIRE
TOWNES / SITUATION AND THE / EARLS THERE OF / observed. [5b] Jodocus Hondius
cælavit / Anno Domini 1610. [2d] Performed by Iohn Speede and
are to be sold / by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet and Richard / Chiswell
in St. Pauls Churchyard. [4e]
'NOTTINGHAM.' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '160' (27mm)[key] 'AC / DH / I, KS / T, VY, 26 / 716. [1b; 1b/c  2b/c] 


DARBIESHIRE / described / Anno / 1666. [5b] Jodocus
Hondius caelavit. [4e] Are To Be Sold By Thomas Bassett In Fleetstreet,
And By Richard Chiswell In St. Pauls Churchyard.
'DARBYE' [key] 121 / 2235 [Scale] 'A Schale of pases'  '240' 


STAFFORD / COUNTIE AND TOWNE / with the ancient Citie LICHFEILD
/ described. [1e] Performed by Iohn Speed, and are to be sold / by
Tho: Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Ric: / Chiswell in St. Pauls Churchyard.
[3e]
'STAFFORD' [scale, without units]  '200' [key] '130' [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 'LICHFIELD' [scale] 'PASES'  '280' [no key] [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


SHROPSHYRE / DESCRIBED / THE SITTUATION OF SHROWESBURY
/ SHEWED / With the Armes of thos Earles, and other / Memorable things
/ observed. [1b] Performed by Iohn Speed and / are to be sould by Tho:
Bassett in Fleetstreet and Richard / Chiswell in S.t Pauls Ch=yard. [1d]
'SHROWESBURY' [scale] 'The Scale of Pases'  '300' [key] 'AH, KP / QT, VZ. 15 / 7, 8, 1012, 14, 15, 1720, 2224 [4a; 4a/b  5a/5b] 


THE COUNTYE PALATINE / OF CHESTER / With that most ANCIENT CITIE
/ described. [2a] Performed by Iohn Speede, assisted by William Smyth,
And are to be / sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet / and Richard Chiswell
in S.t Pauls Church: yard. [2e]
'CHESTER.' [scale] 'The Scale of Pases'  '200' (25mm) [key] A I, K / LT, V / 211 / 1221 / 2231 .' 3a; 2a/b  4a/b] 


THE COUNTIE PALLATINE / OF LANCASTER DESCRIBED AND /
DIVIDED INTO HUNDREDS 1610. [3a] Jodocus Hondis caela / vit Anno Domini
1610. [4e] Performed by Iohn Speed, And are to be solde / by Thomas
Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Ric. / Chiswell In S.t Pauls Church yard. [4e]
'LANCASTER.' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '200' [key] '122]' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] [Portraits] 'HENRY IIII' 'HENRY V' 'HENRY VI' 'HENRY VII' [1e1c2c] 'EDWARD IIII' 'EDWARD V' 'RICHARD III' 'ELISABETH' [5e5c4c] 


YORK SHIRE. [3a] CVM // PRIVILEGIO. [5d] performed by Iohn Speed and are to be / sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet and by Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard.  

THE WEST RIDINGE / OF YORKSHYRE / with / The most famous and fayre
/ Citie YORKE described. / 1610. [3a] Performed by Iohan Speede / And
are to be sold by Thomas Bassett In Fleetstree.t, and by / Richard Chiswell
in S.t Pauls Church yard. [1e]
'YORKE.' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '200' [key] 'AI, KT, VZ, 3 24 [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE NORTH / AND EAST RIDINS OF / YORKSHIRE. [2a]
Performed by Iohn. Speede. / And are to be sold by Tho: Bassett in Fleetstreet,
/ and Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church= yard. [2e]
'HULL' [scale of passes]  '200' (31mm) [key] 'Places observed. / 127. [1d; 1d/e  2d/e] 'RICHMOND' [scale of passes]  '100 (19mm) [key] '119' [4a; 4a/b 5a/b] 


THE BISHOPRICK AND CITIE OF DURHAM. [2a3a, on banner]
Are to be sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet and Richard Chiswell in
S.t Pauls Church yard. [12e]
'DVRHAM.' [no key; no scale] [note] 'The ancient Citie Duram ...' [vignette scene of the battle of Nevill's Cross, with text] [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE / COUNTIE / WESTMORLAND / AND KENDALE THE / CHIEF TOWNE DE /
SCRIBED / With the Armes of such Nobles as have / beene Earles of / either
of them. [5c] Performed by Iohn Speede and are to be sold by Thomas
/ Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Ric= Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [5e]
'KENDALE' [scale] [not given] [key] 'AI, KT, VY, 310, 12' [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 


CUMBERLAND / AND THE ANCIENT CITIE / CARLILE DESCRIBED
/ WITH / MANY MEMORABLE AN / TIQVITIES THEREIN / FOUND OBSERVED. [2b]
Performed by Iohn Speed, and are to be / sould by Tho: Bassett in Fleetstreet
/ and Richard Chiswell in S.t / Pauls Churchyard. [4e]
'CARLILE.' [scale] [not given] [key] 'AI, KP.' 


NORTHUM= / BERLAND. [4a] Performed by Iohn speede
and are to be sould by Thomas / Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Richard Chiswell
in / St. Pauls Churchyard. [4e]
'BARWICK' [scale] 'A . SCALE . OF . PASES'  '160' (42mm) [key] 'AH / I, KR / S, T, VW, Y, X, 2, 1 [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 'NEWE=CASTLE' 'Described by / William Mathew.' [scale] 'A . Scale . of . Pases.'  '200' (26mm) [key] 'AI, KT, VX, Z, 3, 4, 68.' [4a/b  5a/b] 


THE ISLE OF MAN / Exactly described, and into several Parish= / es diuided, with euery Towne, Village, / Baye, Creke, and River therein contey= / ned. The bordringe Coasts wherewith it is circulated in their Situations sett, and / by the Compasse accordi[n]gly shewed, with / their true distance from euery place / vnto this Island by a Seueral / Scale obserued. [1b] DESCRIBED / BY / THO DVRHAM / Ano 1595. [1c] PERFORMED / BY / IOHN SPEED / Anno . 1610. [5c] Are to be sold by Tho= mas Bassett in Fleetstreet, / and Ric= Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [5d]  

HOLY ILAND. [2a; 1a/c  3a/c]
FARNE. [2c; 1c/e  3c/e] GARNSEY. [4a; 3a/c  5a/c] JARSEY. [4c; 3c/e  5c/e] Jodocus Hondius Cælavit Anno Domini 1610. [1e] Performed by Iohn Speede and are to be solde by / Thomas Bassett In Fleetstreet and Richard Chiswell / in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [four maps on one sheet] 


WALES. [3a] Are to be Sold by Richard Chiswell in / S.t Pauls
Church yard & by Tho: Basset / in Fleetstreet. [3e]
'BEAUMARIS' [1a, olb] 'CARNARVAN' [1b, olb] 'HARLIEG' [1c, olb] 'CARDIGAN' [1c, olb] 'PENBROK' [1d, olb] 'CARMARTHEN' [1e, olb] 'DENBIGH.' [5a, orb] 'FLINT' [5b, orb] 'MONTGOMERY' [5c, orb] 'BRECKNOCK' [5d, orb] 'CARDIFE' [5e, orb] 'BANGOR.' [1a] 'S.t ASAPH' [5a, ob] 'S.t DAVIDS' [1e, ob] 'LANDAFE' [5e, ob] 


PENBROKSHYRE / described / AND THE SITTUATIONS / both of PENBROKE
and S.t / DAVIDS as they were taken by / John Speed. [5b] Performed
by Iohn Speede And are to be solde / by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet,
and Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [2d]
'PENBROKE' [scale] 'The Scale of Pases'  '160' [no key] [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 'SAINT DAVIDS. [scale] 'The scale of Pases'  '160' [no key] [4d; 4d/e  5d/e] 


Anno / Domini 1662 / CAERMARDEN / Both Shyre and Towne / described. [5b] Jodocus Hondius cælavit Cum privilegio. [2e] Performed by John Speede And are to be / sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet, & / Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church yard. [1e] 

By Andrew Bonar Law. Dublin: The Neptune Gallery, 1997. ISBN 0 9532241 0 4 Pp. 334, illustrated. IR £70 (cloth). Distributed by: The Neptune Gallery 

GLAMORGAN SHYRE / With the sittuation of the cheife towne CARDYFF
/ and ancient LANDAFFE described. [2b4b] Jodocus Hondius Cælavit
[2e] Performed by Iohn Speede And are to be sold by / Thomas Bassett
in Fleetstreet, and Richard / Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church yard. [5e]
'CARDYFFE.' [scale] 'THE SCALE OF PASES'  '240' [key] 'AH, KR.' [2b; 1a/b  2a/b] 'LANDAFFE' [no scale; no key] [4a; 4a/b 5a/b] 


THE / COUNTYE / OF / MONMOUTH / with the sittuation
/ of the Shire tow[n]e / Described / Ann. 1610. [5b] Perfomed by Iohn
Speede and are to be sold by Tho: Bassett in Fleetstreet, / and Richard
Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [1e]
'MONMOUTH' [scale] 'THE SCALE OF PASES'  '200' [key] 'AH / I, KQ.' [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 


'BREKNOKE / BOTH SHYRE AND TOWNE / described / Ann.
Domini 1610. [1b] Perfomed by Iohn Speede And are to be solde / by
Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet and / Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard.
[1e]
BREKNOKE' [scale] 'THE SCALE OF PASES'  '200' [key] 'AI, KT, V.' [5a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE COUNTIE OF RADNOR DESCRIBED / AND THE SHYRE TOWNES
/ SITTUATIONE / Anno 1610. [1e] Jodocus Hondius Cælav. [3e] Described
by Christopher Saxton, Augmented and published by / Iohn Speede servant
to his Majesty, And are to be solde by Tho= / Bassett in Fleetstreet, and
Ric Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church / yard. [3e]
'RADNOR.' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '160' [no key] [1a; 1a/b  2a/b] 


CARDIGAN SHYRE / DESCRIBED / wit the due forme of the Shire town
/ as it was surveyed by I.S. Anno 1610. [5b] Jodocus Hondius Cælavit.
[2e] Performed by John Speede, And are to be solde by Thomas Bassett
in Fleetstreet / and Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [4e]
'CARDIGAN.' [scale] 'The Scale of Pases'  '060' [ie 160] [1a; 1a/b  2a/b] 


MONTGOMERY SHIRE [5a] Described by Christo= / pher
Saxton / Augmented and pubi / shed by Iohn Speed / And are to be solde
/ by Thomas Bassett in / Fleetstreet, and Ric= / Chiswell in S.t Pauls
/ Churchyard. [5c]
'MONTGOMERY' [scale] 'THE SCALE OF PASES'  '160' [key] 'AG. [2a; 1a/b  2a/b] 


MERI / ONETH / SHIRE / Described / 1610. [1c] Perfomed
by Iohn Speede and are to be solde by / Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet,
and Richard Chiswell in S.t / Pauls Church yard. [5d]
'HARLECH' [scale] 'A SALE [sic] OF PASES'  '120 [no key] [5c; 4c/d  5c/d] 


DENBIGH / SHIRE. [3a] Jodocus Hondius Cælavit.
[3e] Performed by Iohn Speede and are to be solde by Tho= Bassett /
in Fleetstreet and Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [5e]
'DENBIGH' [scale] 'A Scale of Pases'  '160' [key] 'AI, KN, P.' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


FLINTSHIRE. [3a] Performed by Iohn Speede are to
be / sold by Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet / and Richard Chiswell in S.t
Pauls / Church yard. [5e]
'SAINT ASAPH' [scale][ 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '120' [no key] [1d; 1d/e  2d/e] 'S.t WINIFRIDS WELL' [view] [3e] 'FLINT' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '120' [no key] [5b; 4a/c  5a/c] 


CAERNARVON / BOTH SHYRE AND / Shiretowne with the ancient / Citie
BANGOR described. / Anno Domini 1610. [5b] Performed by Iohn Spede
and are to be solde / by Thomas Bassett in Fletstreet, & Richard /
Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [1e]
'CAERNARVON' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '120' [key] 'Places. / AI, KT, V, W, Y, Z.' [2b; 1b/c  2b/c] 


ANGLESEY / Antiently called MONA. Described 1610. [2b] Jodocus Hondius
Cælavit / Anno Domini 160. [4e] Performed by Iohn Speed, and
are to be sold by / Thomas Bassett in Fleetstreet, and Richard / Chiswell
in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [1e]
'BEAUMARIS' [scale] 'A SCALE OF PASES'  '160' [key] 'AI, KM.' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE KINGDOME / OF / SCOTLAND. [1b] Perfomed by Iohn
Seed and are / to be Sold by Thomas Bassett / in Fleet street, and Ric:
Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard. [4e]
'The Ysles of Orknay.' [scale] 'A Scale of Miles' '30' [4b' 4a/b  5a/b] 'A Scotch Man' [1c] 'A Highland Man' [1d] 'A Scotch Woman' [5c] 'A Highland woman' [5d] 


THE / KINGDOME / OF IRLAND / Devided into severall Provinces,
and the[n] / againe devided into Counties. / Newly described. [1a] Jodocus
Hondius cælavit. [1e] Are to be Sold by Tho: Bassett / in Fleet
street, and Ric: Chisewell / in S.t Pauls Church yard. [4e]
Ireland' [2c] 'The Civill Irish man' [1d] 'The Wilde Irish Woman' [1d] 


THE / PROVINCE / OF MOUNSTER / by I. Speed. [4b] Jodocus
Hondius Cælavit [2e] Are to be sold by Tho: Bassett in / Fleetstreet,
and Richard Chiswell in / S.t Pauls Church yard. [4e]
'CORCKE' [no scale] [key] '19 / 1017.' [4a/b  5a/b] 


THE / COUNTIE OF / LEINSTER / with / THE CITIE DUBLIN
/ Described / by I. Speed. [1a] Iodocus Hondius cælavit. [2e] ANNO
DOMINI 1610. [2d] Are to be Sold by Richard Chiswell in / S.t Pauls
Churchyard and Thomas Bassett / in Fleetstreet. [2e]
'DUBLINE.' [key] 'A Scale of Pases'  '200' [key] '118 / 1936 / 3752, + / 5369' [4a; 4a/b  5a/b] 


THE / PROVINCE OF / CONNAUGH / with the Citie of GALWAYE
/ Described / by I. Speed. [5b] CUM / PRIOVILEGIO / ANNO / Domini / 1610.
[4c] Are to be sold by Tho: Bassett in Fleet street, / and By Ric:
Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church yard. // Anno Do: / minum 1610. [5b]
'GALWAYE' [no scale; no key] [5d; 4d/e  5d/e] 


'THE PROVINCE / ULSTER / described. [1b] Perfomed
by John Speede and are to be solde / by Thomas Bassett in Fleet street
and by / Richard Chiswell in S.t Pauls Church yard. [5e]
'Enis Kelling / Fort.' [view] [2d; 1d/e  2d/e] 


The / INVASIONS / OF ENGLAND / And / IRELAND / with al their Ciuill / Wars Since the Conquest. [4b] Corn Danckertsz: / Sculpsit. [5e] Are to be sold by Tho: Bassett in Fleet Street and Ric: Chiswell in S.t Pauls Churchyard.  

THE / KINGDOME / OF / ENGLAND. [2a] Abraham Goos Amsteloda=
/ mensis sculpsit Anno 1646. [1e] [With the imprint of Thomas Bassett
and Richard Chiswell] [5e]
A Catalogue of all the Shires, Cities, Bishoprickes, Market Townes, / Castles, Parishes, Rivers, Bridges, Chases, Forrests, and Parkes, / conteyned in every particular shire of the Kingdome of England. / [table]. [4a4c] 