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 Oldham East:

  • Lancashire Sheet 97.07 Oldham (East) 1907 - published 1999; intro by Neil Barrow. ISBN.978-1-84151-056-9

    This very detailed map covers the eastern side of Oldham, with coverage stretching from Greenacres Hill and Kelverlow Street eastward to Stone Breaks and Shelderslow; and from Waterworks Road southward to Lees station. Areas include Bank Top, Crossbank, Shelderslow, Austerlands, Greenacres, Hey, Greenacres Fold, Birks, Taylor Green, Waterhead, Spring Hill. Features include tramways, Greenacres Cemetery, Stamford Mill, Owl Mill, Banktop Mills, engine shed (at Lees station), Dowry Mill, St John the Baptist church, Brookside Mills (in bottom right corner), Birks Quarry, Majestic Mill, Cairo Mill, Glen Mill, Prince of Wales Mill, football ground, Ruby Mill, Newbreck Mills, several other mills, Sun Hill, etc. Note that the Austerlands and Shelderslow area was in Yorkshire. On the reverse we include street directory entries for Greenacres Road, Huddersfield Road, Ripponden Road, Spring Street.

    The map links up with sheets 97.06 Oldham to the west, 97.11 Lees 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 / 4 Feb 2011