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In the North Gallery is a large terrestrial globe by Emery Molyneux in 1592. Molyneux was the first maker of globes in England and this is believed to be the oldest example of his work. Tradition relates that it was presented to the 'Wizard Earl' by Raleigh at the time they were both imprisoned in the Tower of London and this is considered a fairly reliable tradition.
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There is also a smaller globe of 1750 showing Anson's voyage around the world in 1740-1744. (See London other institutions.) The guide book does not indicate that Raleigh or Harriot ever visited Petworth. [Gervase Jackson-Stopes, Petworth House Sussex, The National Trust, 1973, pp.4, 16, 21, 38.]
To see an Ordnance Survey map click at THIS LINK
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An extract from The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles created by David Singmaster
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