Old Ordnance Survey Maps of South Tyneside

  • 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 East Boldon:

  • Durham Sheet 8.01a East Boldon 1895 - published 2006; intro by David Butler. ISBN.978-1-84151-896-1
  • Durham Sheet 8.01b East Boldon 1939 - published 2023; intro by Anthea Lang. ISBN.978-1-78721-637-2

    We have published two versions of this detailed map, showing how the area changed across the years.

    The maps cover the village of East Boldon, midway between Sunderland and South Shields. The Newcastle & Sunderland railway runs through the map which includes Cleadon Lane (later East Boldon) station. Other features include Cleadon Lane Works, St George's church, Cleadon Junction Brickworks etc.

    The map links up with sheet 7.04 Boldon Colliery to the west.

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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 the North East, return to the North East page.
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