East Weymouth Massachusetts 1876 Norfolk county detailed city plan mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(North America, United States, Massachusetts, Norfolk County, East Weymouth, Detailed City Plan).
Issued 1876, New York by Sherman, publ. by Comstock & Cline. Map engraved by Edward Busch [Phila], printed by H.J. Troudy [Phila].
Uncommon 19th century lithographed urban plan map with original hand color.
A highly detailed map with owners of houses and their plots identified. Invaluable for genealogical research, includes various non-residential buildings and businesses. Includes proposed streets plus businesses such as drug store, iron company, a nail maker, carpenter shop, etc.
Map is not new, shows signs of age and handling. Light age spotting and offsetting as seen, some old light damp staining. Displays a lovely age patina, still well worthy of display or gift giving. An uncommon county map from this era.
Sheet Measures c. 16 1/4" x 12 3/4".
Printed Area Measures c. 15" x 11 1/2".
LeGear, U.S. Atlases, L1580.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.