The Maps

The maps used then, and now, to navigate the route. Place names mostly conform to those used in the contemporary accounts.

Zürner map of the post roads around Dresden, 1732

Zürner map of the post roads around Dresden, 1732

Zürner map of the post roads around Dresden, 1720

Zürner map of the post roads around Dresden, 1720

Bohemia 1720

Bohemia 1720

 

Map of the Post Roads showing the main route from Dresden to Palmanova via present-day Czech Republic, Austria and Slovenia, though the travelers bypassed Vienna on lesser roads to meet their grandmother, dowager Empress Wilhelmine Amalia, in St. Poelten.

Map of the Post Roads showing the main route from Dresden to Palmanova via present-day Czech Republic, Austria and Slovenia, though the travelers bypassed Vienna on lesser roads to meet their grandmother, dowager Empress Wilhelmine Amalia, in St. Poelten.

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