Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Essex

  • 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 Romford:

  • Essex 79.10a Romford 1915 - published 1996; intro by Tony Clifford. ISBN.978-0-85054-814-3
  • Essex 79.10b Romford 1939 - published 2021; intro by Tony Kirby. ISBN.978-1-78721-458-3

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. The maps cover much of the centre and southern end of Romford, coverage stretching from Crown Farm on the outskirts of the town eastward to King Edward Road, and from the Cattle Market and St Edward's church southward to Rush Green Road.

    Features (from the 1939 version) include the GER railway which runs W-E across the map, with Romford station; Romford Brewery, Oldchurch Hospital (former workhouse), greyhound stadium, Crown Farm, St Andrew's church, St Edward's church, cinemas, cemetery, schools, cattle market etc.

    The map links up with Essex Sheet 79.09 Chadwell Heath to the west, 79.11 Heath Park to the east and 79.14 Rush Green to the south.

  • Follow this link for a list of our maps for Essex in outer London or here for Essex county.
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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 England, return to the England page.
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