Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Sandwell & The Black Country
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 Handsworth (North):
Staffordshire Sheet 68.12 Handsworth Wood 1902 - published 2002; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84151-398-0
This detailed map covers Handsworth Wood area, north of Birmingham, with part of Hamstead in the north partt of a fairly rural map. Coverage stretches from Oxhill Road northward to Hamstead Mill and eastward to Perry Hall. Other features include
Brown's Green, Wesleyan College, Lea Hall, stretch of LNWR line with Perry Barr North Junction and Handsworth Junction, Hamstead Lodge, Cherry Orchard Farm, Hawthorn House, tramway to Hamstead Hill Wharf. On the reverse we include diredctory extracts, including College Road, Handsworth Wood Road,
Somerset Road, Wellington Road
The map links up with Staffordshire sheet 68.08 Hamstead to the north, 68.11 Sandwell Hall to the west, Perry Barr to the east, and Warwickshire sheets 7.16 Handsworth to the south.
For a full list of maps of Sandwell and Dudley go to the Sandwell and Dudley pages,
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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.
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