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 West Bromwich:

  • Staffs Sheet 68.10a West Bromwich 1886 - published 2011; intro by Malcolm Nixon. ISBN.978-1-84784-520-7
  • Staffs Sheet 68.10b West Bromwich 1902 - published 1988; intro by John Maddison. ISBN.978-0-85054-159-5

    These detailed, busy maps cover most of the town of West Bromwich. Coverage stretches from Bond Street and St John's church northward to West Bromwich Workhouse, and from Claypit Lane eastward to Dartmouth Park.

    Features on the 1886 version include town centre with individual buildings neatly delineated, Christ Church, St Andrew's church, Scale & Spring Balance Works, Town Hall, GWR railway with West Bromwich and Swan Village stations, part of Dartmouth Park, tramway, Guns Village area, Ireland Green Colliery; several disused collieries including Cordley, Cutlers End, Whyley, Tantany and Cronehills Collieries; Albion Bluebrick Works, Victoria Bluebrick Works, Albion football ground, Lyndon, Workhouse, etc. This edition is colour printed, taken from the beautiful handcoloured 1st Edition.

    The 1902 version covers the same area at a later stage, showing how it changed over those years.


    The map links up with sheets 68.06 West Bromwich North to the north, 68.09 Greets Green to the west, 68.11 Sandwell Hall to the west, 68.14 Oldbury to the south.

    For a full list of maps of Walsall, please go to the Walsall page or for Sandwell go to the Sandwell page

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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 / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 16 Sept 2011