Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Yorkshire

  • 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 maps for Wakefield (N):

  • Yorkshire Sheet 248.03 Wakefield (North) 1890 - published 1987; intro by John Goodchild. ISBN.978-0-85054-109-0

    This detailed map is taken from the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey plan for the area. It covers the northern part of the city and features include the Cathedral, Borough Market, St Andrew's church, Westgate station, Prison (left blank for security reasons), St Johns Ward, Northgate Ward, West Riding Lunatic Asylum, St John's Grove, East Moor, Westfield Grove, Newton, St John's Mill, Wrenthorpe Colliery with railway line, Clark Hall. On the reverse is an extensive selection of street directory entries, incl Borough Market, Butcher Row, Northgate, Old Market Place, Stanley Road, Westgate, Wood Street.

    The map links up with Sheet 248.02 Alvethorpe to the west, 248.07 Wakefield South to the south.


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