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James Thompson (cartographer) Wikipedia
James Thompson was a leading early cartographer. He produced one of the first maps of York - his Plan of the City of York and Ainsty (1785), which was based on the work of Francis White.1785 Plan of the City of York and Ainsty, based on the work of Francis White. This is a coloured etching, size 664x860mm, and is currently located in York City Art Gallery and is part of the Evelyn Collection.