Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Birmingham

  • 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 Harborne:

  • Warwicks Sheet 13.11a Harborne 1901 - published 1989; intro by Terry Slater. ISBN.978-0-85054-233-2
  • Warwicks Sheet 13.11b Harborne 1938 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-044-8

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. They cover the Harborne area of south Birmingham, including a small portion of Edgbaston. Coverage stretches from Beech Lane eastward to York Street and St John's church, and from Woodbourne Road southward to Greenfield Road. Though we have used the Warwickshire sheet number, the map also covers Staffordshire sheet 72.11 and Worcestershire sheet 5.11.

    Features include Lordswood House, Oaklands, Queen's Park, Tally Ho Club Ground, St Joseph's House, Beech Lanes Farm, Chad Valley Works, Harborne railway branch with terminus, part of Westfield Road, Metchley Abbey (in SE corner of map), St John the Baptist's church, High Street area. On the reverse we include various street directory extracts.

    The map links up with Warwickshire sheets 13.12 Edgbaston to the east and 13.15 Harborne South to the south, Staffordshire sheet 72.07 Bearwood to the north and Worcestershire sheet 5.10 Quinton to the west.


  • For a full list of maps of Warwickshire, please go to the Birmingham page or (for areas outside Birmingham) to the Warwickshire 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 / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 14 March 2017