With its elaborate, illustrated border and stylish legend, this April 1949 map of the British Isles was made for framing. Features: Counties and their abbreviations; roads, railways, and canals; elevations; castles, ruins, cathedrals, famous churches, battle sites, lighthouses, and other places of interest.
Choose from two frame colors to match your decor.
Please allow 2-4 weeks for delivery.
$5.00 oversized shipping surcharge will be added to your shipping cost.
Not available outside the contiguous 48 United States.
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