Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Lancashire

  • These detailed maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction.
  • They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for central Blackpool:

  • Lancashire Sheet 50.12 Blackpool (North Pier & Town Centre) 1910 - published 2006; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84151-890-9
  • Lancashire Sheet 50.12 Blackpool (North Pier & Town Centre) 1932 - published 1995; intro by Nick Burton Sorry! Out of print

    The 1910 version covers the central area of Blackpool, from the Imperial Hotel southward to Hornby Road, and from the shore eastward to the Raikes Hall Hotel. Many of Blackpool's most famous features are here, including the Tower, North Pier, Talbot Road (later North) station with excursion platforms and engine shed, Winter Gardens, Talbot Square, Hotel Metropole, The Palace, tramways. Around these are crowded streets, many such as Albert Road full of boarding houses. On the reverse we include 1934 street directory entries for Abingdon Street, Albert Road, Cocker Street, Corporation Street, Market Street, Victoria Street.

    The 1932 version covers a larger area, for this map is double-sided to include sheet 50.16 and extends coverage further south, including Central station, Central Pier, the Golden Mile, Bloomfield Road.

    Sheet 50.12 links up with Sheets 50.08 Blackpool North Shore to the north, 50.16 Blackpool Central Pier to the south.


    Follow this link for a complete list of our Blackpool maps or here for links to other Lancashire titles.

    You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information and prices, and other areas, go to The Index Page.


    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 the North West, go to the North West page.

    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 5 October 2016