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.
  • They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for Cheetham:

  • Lancs Sheet 104.02a Cheetham & Higher Broughton 1889 - published 2016; intro by Chris Makepeace. ISBN.978-1-84784-961-8
  • Lancs Sheet 104.02b Cheetham & Higher Broughton 1915 - published 2016; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-978-6
  • Lancs Sheet 104.02c Cheetham & Higher Broughton 1931 - published 2003; intro by Chris Makepeace. ISBN.978-1-84151-596-0

    We have published three versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years.

    This detailed map covers the busy Cheetham, Higher Broughton and High Town area north of Manchester. Coverage stretches from Broughton Lane and Derby Street northward to Tetlow Lane and Heath Street, and from the River Irwell eastward to Cheetham Hill.

    Features include Albert Park, Cromwell Bridge, Broughton Town Hall, tramways, Kersal Dale, St John's church Broughton, Mandley Park, Fairy Lane Brickworks, St James church, St Alban's church, Cheetham Park, St John's church Cheetham, Oakhill Home,Broughton Street Brickworks, garment waterproofing works, many small works units (hide curing, pharmacy works, printing works etc etc) among the terraced streets, The Cliff, football ground (Broughton Rangers and today Manchester United's training ground), synagogues, cinemas, tramways, etc. Bury New Road and Waterloo Road run through the map. On the reverse we include selections of street directory entries.

    The map links up with sheets 96.14 Broughton Park to the north, 104.01 Pendleton North to the west, 104.03 Harpurhey to the east and 104.06 Manchester NW 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 / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 22 April 2016