Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Newcastle upon Tyne

  • 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 Walker & Hebburn:

  • Tyneside 13a Walker & Hebburn 1895 - published 1983, 2nd Edition 2003; intro by John Griffiths. ISBN.978-0-907554-30-1
  • Tyneside 13b Walker & Hebburn 1914 - published 1985, 2nd Edition 2014; intro by Mike Greatbatch. ISBN.978-1-84784-763-8
  • Tyneside 13c Walker & Hebburn 1942 - published 2019; intro by Anthea Lang. ISBN.978-1-78721-276-3

    We have published three maps for this area to show how the area has changed over the years.

    The maps cover a busy area, with sections of both Walker and Hebburn either side of the River Tyne. Features on the Walker side include Neptune Shipbuilding Yard, Wallsend Shipbuilding Yard, Walker Shipyard, Neptune Engine Works and Boiler Works, Glue & Chemical Works, Low Walker Landing, NER Riverside Branch with many sidings to works, part of Wincomblee, Low Walker area, part of Walkergate area, St Anthony's RC church, Christ Church, dry docks, Mitchell's Buildings, ferry crossings, etc.

    Features on the Hebburn side include Hebburn Shipbuilding Yard, Bauxite Works, Reyrolle Hebburn Works, part of Hebburn Colliery, Presbyterian church, RC church, etc.

    Each map includes a specially written introduction to the area, together with extracts from early directories.

    The maps link up with Tyneside Sheets 6 Wallsend to the North, 12 Byker to the West, 14 Wallsend to the East and 19a St Anthonys to the South.

  • Follow this link for a complete list of our North East maps.
  • You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. 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 East, return to the North East page.

    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 24 September 2019