Old Ordnance Survey Maps of County Westmeath


  • These highly 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 Athlone (West):

  • Co Westmeath Sheet 29.05 Athlone (West) 1912 - published 1995; introduction by Gearoid O'Brien

    This very detailed map covers the western half of Athlone, with coverage stretching from the Town Bridge westward to Bellaugh and the county boundary. Note that the Roscommon area to the west is left blank.

    Features include Shannon Bridge, Town Bridge, Barracks, Infantry Square, railway with Midland Great Western station, engine shed, junction with Mayo Branch, Ranelagh School, Fort Hill, Gallows Hill, Grand Canal Store, Father Mathew Hall, Shannon Saw Mills, Woollen factories, Union Workhouse, St Kieran's Terrace, Connaught Street area, Cavalry Square, Bellaugh, Bogganfin area, Monksland area etc. On the reverse we include extracts from the 1914 rate books for Connaught Street, King Street and Queen Street.

    The map links up with sheet 29.06 Athlone (East) to the east.


    Follow this link for a complete list of our Co Westmeath Series maps.

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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 Ireland, return to the Ireland page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 16 May 2011