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.
  • They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for Doncaster (North):

  • Yorkshire Sheet 277.13 a Doncaster (North) 1906 - published 1984; intro by Clive Howarth. ISBN.978-0-90755-496-7
  • Yorkshire Sheet 277.13 b Doncaster (North) 1929 - published 2006; intro by John Gough. ISBN.978-1-84151-949-4

    We have published two versions of this map, so you can see how the area changed across the years. The maps cover a busy area of Doncaster, including much of the town centre and the area to the north. Coverage stretches from High Street and East Laithgate northward to the edge of town and (top left corner) Bentley Rise, and from Willow Bridge eastward to Wheatley and Well House Closes. Features on the map include the northern approaches to the station, including Marshgate Junction, northern part of railway works, New Cut Bridge, all shown in detail with track layout, signal boxes, even signal posts; French Gate, Marsh Gate, Doncaster Mill, Bone Crushing Mill, Don Foundry, Baxter Gate, St George's church, Friary Closes, gasworks, Cattle Market, Wool Market, Corn Exchange, Market Hall, Christ Church, Thorne Road, The Holmes, Strawberry Island, Wheatley, Field House.

    Directory extracts are included on the reverse: the 1906 map has a good selection of street entries, including Baxter Gate, Christ Church Road, High Fisher Gate, French Gate, High Street, Marsh Gate, Market Road, Silver Street, Thorne Road, Friendly Street. The 1929 map has the private residents list from a 1922 directory, entries A-H.

    The maps links up with Yorkshire Sheet 285.01 Doncaster (South) to the north


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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. Follow this link for a complete list of our Doncaster maps; or here for the whole Yorkshire series.

    Alan Godfrey Maps, Prospect Business Park, Leadgate, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 7PW / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 20 Sept 2016