Antique Maps Chest
Antique Maps Chest

Home Page and Overview

This is a UK based website selling antique maps and city plans of the UK, Europe and the World. There are over 2000 antique maps listed in the easy to use catalogues on the left. All items are guaranteed genuine and original.

  • UK city and town plans - over 800 antique maps of all the major cities and towns particularly London, Cambridge, Oxford, Edinburgh, Manchester and Bristol.


  • Uk county antique maps - over 300 county antique maps especially Kent, Cambridgeshire and Yorkshire


  • England, Scotland and Wales - country antique maps


  • European antique maps - over 800 city and country antique maps especially France, Germany, Holland and Belgium plus the cities of Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam and Venice.


  • World antique maps - several antique maps especially USA, New York and Boston


  • Other - including folding antique maps, UK city prospects (especially Samuel & Nathaniel Buck), UK road, rail and sea maps, and large scale old Ordnance Survey maps



Photos of all of the antique maps are in the photo gallery and there is also an index by mapmaker so you can search by name from Aa to Zatta including all the famous mapmakers such as Blaeu, Janssen, Merian, Mercator, Munster, Ortelius and Speed. Braun and Hogenberg are well represented with over 70 of their famous UK and European city views.


I have a few antique prints and these are in a separate catalogue towards the bottom of the list on the left. I also have a complete set of Hogarth's Marriage a la Mode for sale


See FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) for more information, or please just contact me by email or telephone


Thank you


Peter Conway




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