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 Kirkby:

  • Lancashire Sheet 99.08 Kirkby 1907 - published 2001; intro by Kay Parrott. ISBN.978-1-84151-338-6

    This detailed map covers Kirkby when it was just a village. Coverage stretches from Carr House Farm eastward to St Chad's church, and northward to St Thomas church Melling. Features include Kirkby station on the LYR line, Kirkby Park, Mill House, Kirkby Mill, Kirkby Bridge, Midland Pottery Works, Horse & Jockey pub, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Waddicar, New House Farm. Kirkby would change little until the second half of the century. The population then rose from 3,100 in 1951 to 52,207 ten years later. We include directories of Kirkby and Melling on the reverse.


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