Traveling – Maps & Places

Carthography, Maps & Places & Pilgrimage

Index of Cartographic Images Illustrating
Maps of the Early Medieval Period 400-1300 A.D.

Links to maps collections (not updated)
Early medieval maps (1998)

On the right side: St. Sever world map after Beatus – 1058 A.D. – Redrawing of the St. Sever Beatus world map by Erwin Raisz, cp.

On the left side: The world map by the Saint-Sever Beatus measuring 37 × 57 cm. This was painted c. 1058 as an illustration to Beatus’ work at the Abbey of Saint-Sever in Aquitaine, on the order of Gregori de Montaner, Abbot from 1028 to 1072.

cp. Wickham, Chris: The Inheritance of Rome: A History of Europe from 400 to 1000, kindle-edition Birmingham 2007, 5.

Reconstruction of a political map: France 1030 (Source: Wiki)

File:Map France 1030-de.svg

La France en cartes | Gallica (

Europe around 1000

Champagne – Comitatus Campania (Amsterdam – Cloppenburgh 1630)
Mercator, Gerhard. “Champagne = Comitatus Campania.” Amsterdam: [Cloppenburgh] 1630, Print.


Der Verlauf des Ersten Kreuzzuges
http://Von Captain Blood, CC BY-SA 3.0,


Evolution de la ville de Troyes à travers les siècles – Bienvenue chez moi (

Maison de l’Outil et de la Pensée Ouvrière à Troyes – Aube Champagne (

Site des musées – Ville de Troyes | (

St. George’s Abbey, Isny – founded 1096

The early history of the monastery of Cluny : Smith, L. M. (Lucy Margaret) : – founded 910

Römerstraßen – roemerradwege


Church and Reliquary of Sainte-Foy, Franceby Elisa Foster

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