Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Bacup

  • 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 Bacup:

  • Lancashire Sheet 72.11 Bacup 1909 - published 1997; intro by Keith Burrows. ISBN.978-0-85054-927-0

    This detailed map covers the Rossendale town of Bacup, with the town centre on the eastern side of the map. Coverage then stretches westward to Pilling Barn Lane, and from Rockliffe Road northward to Broad Clough. Features include Forest Mill, Huttock Top, Stacksteads Colliery with tramways, St John's church, Lane Head, Market Hall, Tong Mill, Bacup Mill, Holmes Mills, Meadows Mill, Old Meadows Colliery with tramway, Maden Recreation Ground etc. We include extracts from a directory on the reverse, in the commercial entry A-C.

    The map links up with Lancashire sheet 72.15 Stacksteads to the south.


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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 / 31 Dec 2013