Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Gateshead


  • This is our coverage of Gateshead MBC. The Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead was formed in 1974 with the amalgamation of the County Borough of Gateshead, Blaydon Urban District, Felling Urban District, Whickham Urban District, Ryton Urban District plus a smaller part of Chester-le-Street Rural District.
  • The following titles are all taken from the OS 25" maps and reduced to a scale of approximately 14 inches to the mile. Each map includes an introduction.
  • For a summary of Durham's local government history visit This Page.
  • All maps are available from our On-line Mapshop. They are very detailed and each includes an introduction.

  • These are the Gateshead maps in our Tyneside series:

  • Sheet 17.2 Elswick 1894 (includes Dunston Riverside) - published 1982, 2nd Edition 2008; intro by Roy Young
  • Sheet 17.3 Elswick 1913 (includes Dunston Riverside) - published 1989; intro by Jimmy Donald
  • Sheet 18.2 Newcastle & Gateshead 1894 - published 1981, 2nd Edition 1983, 3rd Edition 1987; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Sheet 18.3 Newcastle & Gateshead 1914 - published 1985, 2nd Edition 2002; intro by John Griffiths
  • Sheet 18.4 Newcastle & Gateshead 1940 - published 2015; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 19.2 Gateshead (East) 1895 - published 1981, 2nd Edition 1990; intro by Iain Watson
  • Sheet 19.3 Gateshead (East) 1913 - published 2014; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 19A.2 St Anthony's & Bill Quay 1912 - published 1985; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Sheet 19A.3 St Anthony's & Bill Quay 1941 - published 2016; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 22a Dunston 1894 - published 1981, rev 1982, 2nd Edition 1992; intro by Andrew Maslivec
  • Sheet 22b Dunston 1914 - published 2017; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 23a Gateshead South (Bensham, Teams & Shipcote) 1894 - published 1981, 3rd Edition 2014; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Sheet 23b Gateshead South (Bensham, Teams & Shipcote) 1914 - published 2015; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 24a Felling 1894 - published 1982, 2nd Edition 1989; intro by Shaun Addison
  • Sheet 24b Felling 1914 - published 2015; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 26 Scotswood & Derwenthaugh 1895 - published 1983, 2nd Edition 1996; intro by Robert Forsythe
  • Sheet 27 Whickham & Swalwell 1895 - published 1982, 2nd Edition 1996; intro by Robert Forsythe
  • Sheet 28 Blaydon & Stella 1895 - published 1983, 2nd Edition 2003; intro by John Griffiths

    These are the Gateshead maps in our Co Durham series: The two series do link up with each other.

  • Sheet 01.11 Wylam & Clara Vale 1895 - published 1999; intro by John Griffiths
  • Sheet 01.12 Ryton 1895 - published 1983, 2nd Edition 2013; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 06.07 Lobley Hill & Low Streetgate 1895 - published 2017; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 06.08a Low Fell 1895 - published 1982, 2nd Edition 2003; intro by John Griffiths
  • Sheet 06.08b Low Fell 1914 - published 2015; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 06.09 Rowlands Gill 1895 - published 2000; intro by Jennifer Gill
  • Sheet 06.14 Old Marley Hill 1895 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Sheet 07.02 Heworth, Pelaw & Wardley 1895 - published 1984, 2nd Edition 2013; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Sheet 07.05 Gateshead Fell & Sheriff Hill 1895 - published 1982 (as Sheriff Hill), 2nd Edition 2003; intro by John Griffiths
  • Sheet 07.09 Wrekenton & Eighton Banks 1895 - published 1983, 2nd Edition 2013; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 07.13 Birtley (North) 1940 - published 2014; intro by Anthea Lang
  • Sheet 13.01 Birtley 1895 - published 1982, 2nd Edition 2013; intro by Alan Godfrey
  • Most maps in the Godfrey Edition are taken from the 25 inch to the mile map and reduced to about 15 inches to the mile. They cost just £ 3.00 each (Coloured editions £ 3.50). For a full list of English maps, return to the England page
  • You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop.
  • This list shows all our maps for the area. We try to keep a full range in print but inevitably some titles fall out of print from time to time. These are noted in our On-line Mapshop.
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