Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Sunderland

  • 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 Newbottle:

  • Co Durham Sheet 13.12 Newbottle, Philadelphia & New Herrington 1895 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-065-3

    This very detailed map covers the village of Newbottle and, to the north, the pit villages of Philadelphia and New Herrington. Eastward it includes Herrington Hill.

  • Features include Newbottle village, with individual buildings neatly shown, St Matthew's church, chapels, quarries; Philadelphia with Dorothea Pit; New Herrington with Lambton Engine Works, Lambton Railway, New Herrington Hotel, St Aidan's churh.
  • We include extracts from Whellan's 1894 directory for Newbottle and Herrington parishes.

    The map links up with Sheet 13.11 Shiney Row to the west, 13.16 Houghton le Spring 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 the North East, return to the North East page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 6 June 2017