18th Century Maps, the City of Tours, Touraine Region, France


Below are maps dating c1750-80 of the university and main commercial city of the Touraine, the city of Tours on the Loire.   They are part of a series of such 18th Century maps I’m posting from the French Ministry of Culture’s web site.

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About Jim McNeill

I am a blogger on 'The Social History of the Touraine region of France (37)' and also 'The Colonial History of Pennsylvania and the life & Family of William Penn'. I am a Director of Sweet Training Learning Consultancy Ltd. I'm about to open L'Union Bar in Paulmy, Loire Valley, France (37) in 2012 with my wife, Sandra.
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One Response to 18th Century Maps, the City of Tours, Touraine Region, France

  1. Pingback: C17th Marmoustier Abbey at Tours and C17th maps of the Loire at Marmoustier and Montlouis | Social history in the Touraine ~ Central France

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