Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery

Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery

  • 2008
  • 1 Season
  • 7.3  (26)

John Ogilby created the first roadmaps of Britain, measuring and describing them, and publishing them in the form of strip map itineraries, in 1675. Terry Jones of "Monty Python" fame, an Ogilby collector, investigate how and why he did it and sets out to see whether it is still possible to find and travel along Ogilby's roads in Wales.

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The Road to Holyhead
4. The Road to Holyhead
June 3, 2008
The final leg of Terry Jones' journey following a 17th century road atlas is the most hazardous of all. Terry becomes the first person to follow this route successfully for 180 years. At the end of his journey, he finally uncovers the deadly political plot that was the real purpose of the map.
The Road to Holywell
3. The Road to Holywell
May 27, 2008
Following an ancient pilgrim route, Terry discovers that the map contains a dangerous secret with a trail of intrigue leading all the way back to the throne of England and King Charles II.
The Road to St. David's
2. The Road to St. David's
May 20, 2008
On the way to St. David's, Terry discovers that this was never a road at all. The mystery deepens as dark forces behind the making of the map are revealed.
The Road to Aberystwyth
1. The Road to Aberystwyth
May 13, 2008
Terry travels from the English border to Aberystwyth and begins to suspect there is more to Ogilby's atlas than meets the eye.
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John Ogilby created the first roadmaps of Britain, measuring and describing them, and publishing them in the form of strip map itineraries, in 1675. Terry Jones of "Monty Python" fame, an Ogilby collector, investigate how and why he did it and sets out to see whether it is still possible to find and travel along Ogilby's roads in Wales.Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (4 episodes). The series first aired on May 13, 2008.

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  • Premiere Date
    May 13, 2008
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (26)