Guide to map images viewer

Our maps viewer gives you:

To move sideways or pan:

To zoom in:

To rotate:

To print / capture screen

To link to this view:

Show map location

  • Choose this option to view the geographic bounding box or map extents for the series map you are currently viewing.
  • The Find by Place viewer will then open, showing the selected bounding box of the series map you are viewing, within its relevant map category / group.
  • Compatible browsers

    This viewer is a customised version of the open source IIIF Viewer for OpenLayers 3, and is compatible with all modern standards-compliant web browsers: Internet Explorer 10+, Firefox 3+, Chrome, Safari 3+, and Opera. Viewing but not printing is also possible in Internet Explorer 9.

    Please email us if you have any queries about this viewer.

    Further information is available on How to order map copies.

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