Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Dudley & Worcestershire

  • 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 Lye:

  • Worcs Sheet 4.11a Lye 1901 - published 2022; intro by Barrie Trinder. ISBN.978-1-78721-565-8
  • Worcs Sheet 4.11b Lye 1914 - published 1999; intro by John Boynton. ISBN.978-1-84151-046-0

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. Each covers the western part of Cradley, Lye, a portion of Wollescote, and the southern part of Quarry Bank UDC. Coverage stretches from Hay Green eastward to Colleygate and from Forge Lane southward to Star Street, Lye.

    Features include The Hayes, Hay Green, Anvil Works, Christ Church Lye, Hayes Works, Providential Works, Hayes Colliery, Cradleypark Colliery, Lower Delph Works, Cradley Colliery, Netherend Works, GWR Stourbridge Branch with Lye and Cradley stations, Globe Works, GWR Cradleypark Branch, Netherend, Homerhill Works, Homerhill Colliery, Lyde Green, Cradley Forge, Cradley Boiler Works, Dunn's Bank, The Thorns, Bedstead Works, Tintam Abbey Works, Meers Coppice, Fireclay Brick Works, old shafts, etc.

    The map links up with Worcestershire sheets 4.10 Stourbridge North to the west, 4.12 Cradley South to the east, Staffordshire sheet 71.07 Brierley Hill East to the north.

  • You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information, a full catalogue and Prices, see 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 area, return to the Sandwell or Dudley pages, or West Midlands page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 10 August 2022