Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Leeds
These detailed maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction.
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Here are the details of the map for Gildersome Street:
Yorks Sheet 232.03 Gildersome Street 1906 - published 2013; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-744-7
This detailed map covers the area west of Morley, including Gildersome Street (south of Gildersome village) and part of Adwalton.
Features include GNR Gildersome Branch with Gildersome station, LNWR Heaton Lodge & Wortley line with Gildersome Tunnel, stretch of GNR Batley Branch, Howden Clough Mills,
Horse Rigs Colliery, Bruntcliffe Cottage, Ogden's Buildings, Gildersome Foundry (Robert Hudson works), Grey Stone Mill, Owlet Hall, Bleak House Farm,
Wire Hall Colliery (disused), Oakwell Hospital, Raikes House, Moorside etc. An 1889 directory of Gildersome is included on the reverse, plus a railway timetable for the Leeds-Gildersome-Bradford line.
The map links up with sheet 217.15 Gildersome to the north, 232.02 Birkenshaw to the west, 232.04 Morley to the east, 232.07 Upper Batley to the south.
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