Old Ordnance Survey Maps of London

  • These detailed maps maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction. The London maps link up with those for Essex to form a major series for the Greater London area. They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for Walthamstow (E):

  • London 15.2 Walthamstow (East) 1894 - published 2010; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-425-5
  • London 15.3 Walthamstow (East) 1914 - published 1988; intro by Jonathan Evans. ISBN.978-0-85054-166-3
  • London 15.4 Walthamstow (East) 1939 - published 2016; intro by Tony Kirby. ISBN.978-1-84784-970-0

    We have published three versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. Note that the 1894 version is partly colour printed.

    The detailed maps cover the area from Hoe Street eastward to the Forest School, and from Water House and Forst Road southward to Barclay Road and Whipps Cross. Features include railway with Hoe Street and Wood Street stations, tramways, St Peter's church, Shern Hall, fringes of Epping Forest, Forest School, The Winns or Water House, St Mary's church, Moneux Almshouses, Walthamstow House, Rising Sun pub, Hagger Farm, St John's Industrial School, Vestry House etc. On the 1894 version we include an 1855 directory of Walthamstow; on the 1939 version we include extracts from a 1922 directory.

    The map links up with London Sheets 14 Walthamstow West to the west, 16 Snaresbrook to the east, and 23 Leytonstone to the south; and Essex 78.01 Highams Park to the north


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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 England, return to the England page.

    Alan Godfrey Maps, Prospect Business Park, Leadgate, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 7PW / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 12 April 2016