Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Glasgow & Lanarkshire

  • 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 Pollokshields:

  • Lanarkshire Sheet 6.14a Pollokshields 1894 - published 1989; intro by Robin Urquhart. ISBN.978-0-85054-296-7
  • Lanarkshire Sheet 6.14b Pollokshields 1894 - published 2016; intro by Gilbert Bell. ISBN.978-1-78721-014-1

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

    The maps cover a very busy area of south Glasgow, including much of Pollokshields and also parts of Laurieston, Port Eglinton, and Kinning Park, which retained its independence as a police burgh until 1905. Coverage stretches from Ardgown Street and Gloucester Street southward to Strathbungo station, and from Andrews Drive eastward to Cathcart Street. Features include Clutha Works, Kinning Park Goods Station, Maxwell Park, Titwood church, Etna Foundry, Eglinton Street Goods Station, South Side Goods Station. There are many railway lines and junctions, including Cathcart Junction, Strathbungo Junction, General Terminus Junction, Langside Junction, and others, all shown in detail with railway tracks, sidings, turntables, signal posts etc. Tramways and tram depots are also shown. Each map has extracts from a contemporary street directory on the reverse.

    You might find this index map useful. The map links up with Sheets 6.10 Central Glasgow to the north, 6.13 Bellahouston to the west, 6.15 Glasgow Green to the east and 10.02 Queen's Park to the south.

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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 Scotland, return to the Scotland page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 11 November 2016