Central Oxford in 1643

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Central Oxford in 1643

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Title: Oxforde

Producer: Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677): cartographer and engraver

Date: 1643

Source: Bodleian Library, shelfmark (E) C17:70 Oxford (20)

Description.  The Schools Quadrangle and Selden End have recently been completed.  The latter appears to abut directly onto Exeter College, while the whole ensembled is hemmed in to the north by the city wall.

Full map available here. Cf. Loggan's image of Oxford in 1675, available here.