Map of Anglia Regni (England, Wales and a coast of Ireland).

Angliae Regni 1588

Published in the same year as the destruction of the Spanish Armada, William Smith’s map shows England and Wales at a critical time in Elizabeth’s reign.



A map of England, Wales and parts of Scotland and Ireland in the year of the Armada

Taken from A Particular Description of England with the portraitures of certaine of the cheiffest citties and townes by William Smith, Rouge Dragon Pursuivant to the College of Arms. This was a troublesome time for the country under Elizabeth, with the execution of Mary Queen of Scots in 1587, and the threat posed by the Spanish Armada in the summer. This was successfully dealt with by the English fleet under Lord Howard of Effingham and Sir Francis Drake at the Battle of Gravelines.

Original Size: 19 x 23 cms

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