The first map shows the whole of Livonia (with Estonia in yellow and most of Latvia in green), as well as the Duchy of Courland (in pink). The second map is a smaller sub-section of the first map. On it I have marked the towns of Ringen (circled in red; now the town of Röngu in Estonia), and Marienburg (circled in blue; now the city of Alūksne, in Latvia):

Map information: Tabula Ducatuum Livoniæ et Curlandiæ / recentior incisa editaque per Gerardum Valck. [Ca 1:910 000]. [Amsterdam : Gerardus Valck, ca 1673-1686]. Copper engraving; 57 x 48 cm. From Eesti Rahvusraamatukogu: Tabula ducatuum Livoniæ et Curlandiæ.

Country of Latvia | Travel in Latvia | Latvian Language | History of Latvia | Latvian Cuisine | Latvian Folklore and Folk Costumes | Latvian Music, Songs, and Dances

This page created and maintained by
A. Steinbergs

Last revised September 19, 2008