Robert Mudie, (1777-1842), was the illustrator of the Historical and Topographical Description of the Channel Islands, published in 1840. He was from Angus in Scotland, was the youngest son of John Mudie, a weaver, and his wife, Elizabeth, née Bany, who attended the village school and was from them on largely he was self educated and went on to become a teacher, writer and illustrator. Find out more about the life of Robert Mudie on Wikipedia. Below are 11 images from the Historical and Topographical Description of the Channel Islands:

High Street, St. Peter Port

Market Square, St. Peter Port

Market Square, St. Peter Port

Herm & Jethou from Belle Greve

St. Sampsons Harbour & Church

Vale Castle

Vale Church (St. Michel du Valle)

Vale Church (St. Michel du Valle)

St. Saviours Church

St. Saviours Church

Les Grandes Rocques

Les Grandes Rocques

Petit Bot

Petit Bot

Peastacks & Jerbourg

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