Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Cumberland

  • 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 Carlisle (NW):

  • Cumberland Sheet 23.03 Carlisle (NW) 1924 - published 1990; intro by Denis Perriam. ISBN.978-0-85054-322-3

    This detailed map covers the busy NW area of Carlisle, with coverage extending from English Street northward to Thornton Road and Etterby Scaur, and westward to Stainton. Much of the city centre is included.

    Features include Cathedral, northern approaches to station with track layout shown, Port Carlisle Branch Junction, LNER Canal Branch, Canal Junction, Canal Engine Shed, Etterby Junction, Holy Trinity church, Lowther Street area, Public Market, Town Hall, Market Place, Sands, Stanwix, tramways, Newtown, Parhambeck, Willow Holme, Cumberland Infirmary, River Eden, Battail Holme, city centre with individual buildings neatly shown, New Brewery, Castle, Crown & Mitre Hotel, etc.

    On the reverse we provide a bonus map, with the Inch to the Mile map covering the area west of the city c.1895; this covers the area from Carlisle westward to Port Carlisle, Bowness and Abbey Town.

    The map links up with Cumberland sheet 23.04 Carlisle NE to the east, 23.07 Carlisle SW 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 England, return to the England page.

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