Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Tameside MBC

  • 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 Denton (West):

  • Lancs 105.13a Denton (West) & Gorton Bridge 1891 - published 2018; intro by Chris Makepeace. ISBN.978-1-78721-125-4
  • Lancs 105.13b Denton (West) 1916 - published 1996; intro by Jill Cronin. ISBN.978-0-85054-835-8
  • Lancs 105.13c Denton (West) & Gorton Bridge 1934 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-079-0

    We have published three versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. The 1891 version is in full colour, taken from the beautiful OS 1st edition handcoloured map.

    The maps cover the western part of Denton and the eastern part of Gorton around Gorton Bridge. A small portion of Reddish is also included.

    Features include Brook Green, Gorton Bridge, tramways, Debdale Park or recreation ground, Gorton Lower Reservoir, Gorton Upper Reservoir, Audenshaw Reservoir Nr.2, Gorton House, St Agnes church Reddish, short stretch of GCR or LNER railway with Hyde Road Junction, stretch of Stockport & Guide Bridge line with Denton station, Lancashire Felt Works, Denton Golf Course, etc.

    The map links up with Lancashire Sheets 105.09 Audenshaw to the north, 104.16 Gorton to the west, 105.14 Denton to the east, 112.01 North Reddish 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 / 23 February 2018