This is our coverage of the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale. This was formed in 1974 with the amalgamation of the County Borough of Rochdale, Heyood Municipal Borough, Middleton Municipal Borough, Littleborough Urban District, Milnrow Urban District and Wardle Urban District. Rochdale then also became part of Greater Manchester.
All maps are available from our On-line Mapshop.
The following titles are all taken from the OS 25" maps and reduced to a scale of approximately 14 inches to the mile. They are extremely detailed, showing individual houses, details such as railway tracks, pathways, pubs, factories and even minutiae such as fountains and signal posts. Each covers an area of a mile and a half by one mile, and includes an introduction. Click on the links below for further details.
The following Lancashire maps cover the Rochdale MBC area:
We also publish a series of smaller scale Inch to the Mile maps. Much of the area is covered by the following maps:
For details of this series visit the One Inch page.
Most maps in the Godfrey Edition are taken from the 25 inch to the mile map and reduced to about 15 inches to the mile. They cost just £ 3.00 each (Coloured editions £ 3.50). For a full list of English maps, return to the England page
You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. They are also available from various local outlets.