Excerpt from Memoir of a Map of Ireland: Illustrating the Topography of That Kingdom, and Containing a Short Account of Its Present State, Civil and Ecclesiastical; With a Complete Index to the Map
But that defign went no farther, at firfi, than to in fert thefe particulars i... n a faithful copy of one of the belt and molt modern maps of this country: and it was not till after I had employed much time and pains on it, that I found the fcale which I had adopted, of ten miles to an inch, too contraé'ted for my purpofe; Land the maps which I intended to follow, f0 full of errors and defeé'ts, as to require almoft perpetual cor reétion.
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