Old Ordnance Survey Maps of County Armagh

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  • Here are the details of maps for Bessbrook, Crossmaglen and Keady:

  • Co Armagh Town Plans:- Bessbrook, Crossmaglen & Keady 1906 - published 1986. ISBN.978-0-85054-099-4

    This detailed map includes the Town Plans for the Village of Bessbrook and the small towns of Crossmaglen and Keady. This map is not standard to our series but includes three town plans, each at a scale of 18 inches to the mile, with 1880s directories for each included on the reverse.

    The map of Bessbrook covers the village centre, with features including Christ Church, RC and Presbyterian churches, Flax Spinning & Weaving mills, terminus of electric tramway, mill pond, bleach green, College Square, Claremont Square, Church Street area.

    The map of Crossmaglen is dominated by the vast Market Square with buildings around it shown, also St Patrick's RC church.

    The map of Keady shows the town centre, including Town Hall, St Clare's Convent, churches, Flax Spinning Mill, Crossmore School, Beetling Mill, disused quarries, Mill Pond etc. The railway is shown as 'under construction'.


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    Maps in the Godfrey Edition are taken from the 25 inch to the mile map and reduced to about 15 inches to the mile. For a full list of maps for Ireland, return to the Ireland page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 18 May 2011