Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Staffordshire

  • 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 Hanley:

  • Sheet 12.13a Hanley & Etruria 1877 - published 2011; intro by Derrick Pratt. ISBN.978-1-84784-448-4 Coloured edition
  • Sheet 12.13b Hanley & Etruria 1898 - published 1993; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-0-85054-610-1

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area developed over the years. The 1877 version is in full colour. Coverage stretches from Grafton Street westward to the NSR main line, and from Granville Street southward to Argyle Street.

    The many features include North Staffordshire main line with Etruria station, NSR Loop Line with Hanley station, part of NSR Grange Branch, Shelton Steel Works, Shelton Blast Furnaces, Etruria Potteries, Canal Tileries, Shelton Colliery, Fowlea Farm, Trent & Mersey Canal, Rowhurst Pits, Royal Victoria Works, tramways, Shelton Iron & Steel Works, Racecourse Pits, Brook Street Works, Grand Hotel, Tontine Square, Market Square, St John's church, Church Works, other potteries and earthenware manufactories, Town Hall, Holy Trinity church, and much more. Extracts from early directories are included on the reverse.

    The map links up with Staffordshire Sheets 12.09 Burslem to the north, 11.16 Wolstanton to the west, 12.14 Hanley East to the east and 18.01 Stoke & Shelton to the south.

    You might find this Index Map useful.


    For a full list of maps of Newcastle & the Potteries, please go to the Potteries page.

    You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information and prices, and other areas, go to The Index Page.


    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 / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 19th Feb 2011