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 Burton (South):

  • Staffs Sheet 40.16a Burton on Trent (S) 1882 - published 2012; intro by Barrie Trinder. ISBN.978-1-84784-562-7
  • Staffs Sheet 40.16b Burton on Trent (S) 1900 - published 1988, 2nd Edition 2002; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-0-85054-154-0

    We have published two versions of this detailed map, showing how the area developed across the years. The 1882 version is colour printed, taken from the beautiful 1st Edition handcoloured map. The maps cover the southern part of the town, with coverage extending from the railway station southward to Varlow Street, and from High Street westward to Bean's Covert and Ordish's Farm.

    The many features include Midland Railway with sidings and lines into breweries, engine shed, Branston Curve, Birmingham Curve Junction, Duke Street Branch, Bond End & Shobnall Branch; malthouses and breweries, Bond End area, The Abbey, Market Hall, St Modwen's church, New Brewery, Peel Croft Football Ground, many railways threading through the streets to the breweries, Burton Extra Ward, Bass's Buildings, Christ Church, Corporation Depot etc.

    The map links up with Staffordshire sheet 40.12 Burton North to the north.


    For a full list of maps of Staffordshire county, please go to the Staffordshire 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 / 1 Feb 2012