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Ordering and Paying For Maps, Prints and Ephemera items please use the shopping cart. However if you intend to purchase several items, please email me with the title(s) and reference number(s)for a discount price together with the full postal address for delivery to confirm the shipping charges and when agreed I will send a PayPal invoice to your email address. For some larger items being sent out of the UK or for valuable maps, it may be necessary to ask for additional postage.
For Books, postage is set by weight, value and destination from the Royal Mail or other carrier's price list and will be agreed before payment is taken. Before payment therefore, please email me with the title(s) and reference number(s) together with the full postal address for delivery to confirm the shipping charges and when agreed I will send a PayPal invoice to your email address.
Cheques If you wish to pay by cheque then please make it payable to D W McLachlan with the amount in £ Sterling (GBP) ONLY and send it to: theoldmapman, Waterman's Bow, Hewish, Weston super Mare, North Somerset, BS24 6RT. Goods will not be despatched until my bank confirms clearance.
Availability Sold items are removed from the web site as soon as possible. On request I will confirm availability and put a hold on an item for 3 days. Subsequent confirmation of your order by email or the receipt of payment will then ensure its reservation until payment has been cleared.
Out of Office On occasion it will be necessary to respond to emails with an Out of Office notification and a note will appear on this page as well indicating when enquiry responses and order processing will recommence.