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 Droylsden:

  • Lancashire 105.05 Droylsden North & Medlock Vale 1906 - published 1993; intro by Gillian Cooke. ISBN.978-0-85054-594-4
  • Lancashire 105.05 Droylsden North & Medlock Vale 1933 - published 2017; intro by Alice Locke. ISBN.978-1-78721-091-2

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. Each covers the northern part of Droylsden, NE of Manchester; coverage stretches from Baguley Street Droylsden northward to Medlock Vale.

    Features include Droylsden station, Bee Hive Works, Albion Mill, Oakfield Mill, Daub Hole, Royal Mill, Droylsden cemetery, Lumb Farm, Lumb Mill, Cinderland Hall, Greenside, Clayton Bridge Dyeing Works (at left margin), Medlock Vale Works etc.

    The map links up with Lancashire Sheets 104.08 Clayton to the west, 105.06 Ashton under Lyne to the east, 105.09Audenshaw 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 / 12 October 2017