Kay's Plan of 1836

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Title

Kay's Plan of 1836

Subject

The map shows the city layout of Edinburgh in 1836.

Description

The map shows the city layout of Edinburgh and emphasizes the difference between Old Town and New Town. "The medieval pattern of narrow closes and wynds on the Old Town contrasts with the broad, elegant squares and circuses of the classically inspired New Town." (Heritage)

Creator

Kay

Date

1836

Contributor

Ashley Jais

Format

Map

Coverage

This shows the how complicated the city layout was which was perfect for crime and murder.

Files

Kays-plan-1836.jpg

Citation

Kay, “Kay's Plan of 1836,” Enlightenmens, accessed May 25, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/832.

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