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Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed
Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed

Old Map of Sussex in 1611 by John Speed - Worthing, Crawley, Brighton, Bognor, Eastbourne - Vintage Antique Wall Art - Framed or Unframed

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Almost all of my maps look amazing at large sizes (2m+) and I can frame them. Contact me to discuss your specific needs. Learn more about how we source maps that you can't buy anywhere else.

This old, black and white monochrome engraved map shows the ancient county of Sussex as it was in 1611. It was created by John Speed and engraved by Jodocus Hondius, and originally published in Speed's "The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine".

I can create beautiful, large prints of this map up to 45x60 inches (115x150cm). Please get in touch if you're looking for larger, customised or different framing options. I also have a colour version of this map, if that's more your kind of thing: https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/832730694/old-map-of-sussex-in-1611-by-john-speed

Many of the towns, villages and cities in the historic and ancient county of Sussex are already visible in this map. Colchester - the capital of West Sussex today - was the capital of Sussex back then. There's a lovely detailed image of Colchester as it was in 1611 in the top left corner.

Some of the West Sussex, Mid Sussex and East Sussex towns, villages and places clearly visible in this old map include: Worthing, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton (then just called Hampton), Horsham, Cuckfield (Haywards Heath), East Grinstead, Crawley, Hastings, Brighton, Hove, Bexhill, Cuckmere Haven, Seaford, Crowborough, Uckfield, Lewes, Arundel, Petworth, Amberley, Lewes, Ditchling, Ashdown Forest, Worth, Ardingly, Rye, Shoreham and many more. But of course, many of them are spelt in their Early Modern English forms.

Take a look at the detailed images and try to spot your hometown!

The coat of arms of the Monarch of the United Kingdom appears in the top right, along with the Monarch's motto Dieu et mon droit - God and my right.

This would make a wonderful gift for someone from Sussex or who has Sussex in their heart.

You can order the map itself, or you can order a framed version. The frame is a nice, simple black frame that really makes our maps pop out when on a wall. Please get in touch if you'd like a different frame. We use super-clear perspex in our frames - it's less reflective than glass and better for transport.

Our museum-quality maps are made on thick and durable matte paper. Add a wonderful accent to your room and office with these vintage map prints that are sure to brighten any environment.
- Paper thickness: 10.3 mil
- Paper weight: 5.6 oz/y² (192 g/m²)
- Giclée printing quality
- Opacity: 94%

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