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 Lees:

  • Lancashire Sheet 97.11 Lees 1906 - published 1999; intro by Neil Barrow. ISBN.978-1-84151-129-0

    This very detailed map covers the Lees area, part of greater Oldham but then an Urban District in its own right. Coverage stretches from Roxbury eastward to Thornley, and from Lees High Street southward to Wildmoor Leach Wood and part of Alt. Features include Knowls Lane, Grotton & Springhead station, St Agnes church, High Knowls, Clough Mill, Woodend Mill, Thornley Brook, Lees New Road, County End, tramways, Holts, Pitses, Roundthorn with St Matthew's church, New Earth, Nether Lees, Leesbrook, River Medlock etc. On the reverse we include a 1918 directory of Lees.

    The map links up with sheets 97.07 Oldham East to the north, 97.10 Oldham South to the west, 97.12 Lydgate 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 / 4 Feb 2011