Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Lancashire

  • 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 Royton:

  • Lancashire 97.02a Royton 1915 - published 2022; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-519-1
  • Lancashire 97.02b Royton 1932 - published 2008; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-174-2

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

    Features (on 1915 map) include railway with junction and Royton and Royton Junction stations, Higginshaw area, Windsor Mill, Holyrood Mill, gas works, Higginshaw Running Ground, Woodstock Mill, Broadbent, Heyside, Brownlow, St Mark's church, Springfield Mills, Royton town centre, Town Hall, Market Hall, St Paul's church, Delta Mill, tramways, Springhill Mill, St Aifan & St Oswald RC church, Dryclough House, Long Sight, Monarch Mill, Bee Mill, King Mill, Star Mill, Parkside Mill, Crown Brewery, Royton Ring Mill, Industry Mill, Norman Mill, part of Poor Law Institution, Booth Hill Mill, etc.

    The map links up with sheets 89.14 Shaw & Crompton to the north, 97.01 Chadderton North to the west, 97.06 Oldham to the south.

  • Follow this link for a complete list of our Oldham maps. For other information and prices, and other areas, go to The Index Page.
  • 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 West, return to the North West page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 16 May 2022