Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Yorkshire

  • 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 York (east) and Heworth:

  • Yorks Sheet 174.07 York NE & Heworth 1889 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-033-2

    This map is in colour, taken from the beautiful 1st Edition OS handcoloured map.

    It covers the east of the city, including Layerthorpe and Heworth.

    Features include Red Tower and stretch of walls, Foss Islands Branch railway, gasworks, Monk Bridge, Layerthorpe Bridge, River Foss, workhouse, brick yards and glass works, old windmill, Heworth village, The Glen, Tang Hall, Holy Trinity church, Burnholme, Heworth Hall, Heworth Cottage etc. Extracts from a 1907 street directory are included on the reverse.

    The map links up with Yorkshire Sheet 174.06 City of York to the west and 174.11 York SE to the south.

  • 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. Follow this link for a complete list of our City of York maps; or here for the whole Yorkshire series.
    Alan Godfrey Maps, Prospect Business Park, Leadgate, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 7PW / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 27 January 2017