Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Somerset

  • 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 Shepton Mallet:

  • Somerset Sheet 41.12a Shepton Mallet 1885 - published 2016; intro by Tony Painter. ISBN.978-1-84784-965-6
  • Somerset Sheet 41.12b Shepton Mallet 1902 - published 1994; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-0-85054-653-8

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the town changed across the years. The 1885 edition is fully coloured, taken from the beautiful 1st edition OS handcoloured map.

    The maps cover the Somerset town of Shepton Mallet, including the outlying hamlets of Bowlish and West Shepton. Features include the prsion (left blank for security reasons), Anglo Bavarian Brewery, Workhouse, Kanghorne Park, Somerset & Dorset Railway with most of station, church, Cattle Market, Field House, Brewery and Malthouses; coverage continues north to Lower Downside Farm. Both maps include extracts from early directories.


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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 / 23 October 2016