Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Glamorgan

  • These detailed maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction.
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  • Here are the details of maps for Hirwaun:

  • Glamorgan Sheet 11.05 Hirwaun & Tower Colliery 1897-1903 - published 2009; intro by Derrick Pratt. ISBN.978-1-94784-224-4

    This detailed map covers the small town of Hirwaun, which developed around the Hirwaun Coal & Iron Co.. Features here include the Gloucester Railway Wagon Works, St Lleurwg's church, High Street and town centre shown in detail, GWR railway with station, Hirwaun Common Railway, tramways, Tower Colliery with Tower Colliery Railway, Bute Pit (disused), Railway Inn, Hirwaun Ponds, Knobby Drift (disused), old mine workings, Tramway, routes of several old tramways, etc. On the reverse we include a directory of Hirwaun in 1906. The map is split between Glamorgan and Brecknockshire (Sheet 50.5) which explains the difference in revision date.


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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 Wales, return to the Wales page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 17 March 2011