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.
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  • Here are the details of maps for Rishton (W):

  • Lancashire Sheet 63.09 Rishton (West) 1909 - published 2010; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-418-7

    This detailed map covers the western part of Rishton, and the area linking it westward to the Blackburn outskirts.

    Features include railway with Rishton station, stretch of Great Harwood Loop railway, stretch of Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Rishton Reservoir, cricket ground, St Peter & St Paul church, Whitebirk Moss, Higher Whitebirk, brick works, Higher Side Beet, Cut Farm. On the reverse we include a 1918 directory of Rishton.

    The map links up with Lancashire Sheets 62.12 Blackburn North to the west and 63.10 Rishton to the east.


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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 the North West, return to the North West page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 25 Jan 2011