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 Royton:

  • Lancashire Sheet 97.02 Royton 1932 - published 2008; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-174-2

    This detailed map covers the town of Royton, with coverage south towards Oldham and eastward towards Broadbent. Features include the town centre, with Town Hall, Market Place, Royton Hall; railway information includes the complete Royton Branch, with Royton and Royton Junction stations; Mills include Delta Mill, Norman Mill, Industry Mill, Royton Ring Mill, Parkside Mill, Star Mill, Bee Mill, King Mill, Lion Mill, Belgian Mill, Turf Lane Mills, Holyrood Mill, Tay Mills, Rhos Mill, Springfield Mill, Woodstock Mill. Other features include Poor Law Institution (workhouse), Kershaw's Cottage Hospital, gasworks, Higginshaw area, Heyside area, Royton Moss, Long Sight, Old Edge Lane, tramways, St Anne's church, Dryclough House, St Mark's church Heyside, Broadbent Moss, Higginshaw Running Ground etc. On the reverse we include a commercial directory of Royton in 1918.

    The map links up with sheets 89.14 Shaw & Crompton to the north, 97.01 Chadderton North to the west, 97.06 Oldham 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 March 2014