1930 - Pratts High Test Map of the Great North Road

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The Pratts High Test Map of the Great North Road, designed by renowned cartographer Alfred E. Taylor, features stunning vignettes and accompanying rhymes, adding a touch of elegance to the journey from London to Newcastle. These intricate maps, reminiscent of those in John Ogilby's 1675 atlas, were commissioned by Pratts Oil (now Esso).

A renowned cartographer, Taylor was tasked with crafting a collection of maps showcasing the United Kingdom and Ireland. These exquisite maps were designed to inspire individuals to embark on scenic drives across the country in their modern automobiles, fueled exclusively by premium Esso oil.

This high quality print with vivid colouration is perfect for hanging on the wall or framing, a brilliant gift for anybody who loves historic cartography.

High Quality Paper: Printed onto high quality poster paper which is durable and is non- tearable.