[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

The Gough Map of Great Britain

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The map was trimmed

Posted on 25 June 2010 by

Semicircular cutout on the eastern side of the Gough MapAn interesting, but overlooked, fact about the Gough map is that it was undoubtedly trimmed and was originally bigger. Pictorial ...

Scotland did not qualify

Posted on 25 June 2010 by

As I mentioned in my earlier post the icons of settlements and all geographical features in England and Wales on ...

Exciting discovery

Posted on 15 June 2010 by

We are having a very exciting time here in Oxford. I eventually realised that the map is the work of ...

Transcription of the Gough Map

Posted on 20 May 2010 by

For the last few weeks I have been working on a new transcription of the text on the Gough Map ...

Welcome to “Linguistic Geographies” project blog

Posted on 16 April 2010 by

Keith admires the Gough Map The inaugural meeting of the Linguistic Geographies project took place at the Bodleian Library, appropriately enough within view of the ...