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.
  • They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for Swansea:

  • Glamorgan 24.05 Swansea 1897 - published 2013; intro by Steph Mastoris. ISBN.978-1-84784-701-0

    This busy and detailed map covers the centre of Swansea, with coverage stretching from Argyle Street eastward to Farm Lane and Prince of Wales Dock, and from High Street and Prince of Wales Road southward to South Dock.

    Features include town centre with individual buildings neatly shown, River Tawe, New Cut, North Dock, part of South Dock, much of Prince of Wales Dock, tramways, High Street station, Victoria station, St Thomas's station, Swansea & Mumbles Railway, many railways sidings and wharves, Vetch Field, gasworks, Maesteg House, Tir-gwl, The Island, Pentre-Guinea, Pottery Bridge, Mount Pleasant, many streets of terraces etc. On the reverse we include extracts from a 1906 street directory, for High Street, Strand and Wind Street.


    The map links up with sheet 24.01 Swansea North to the north.

    Follow this link for a complete list of our Glamorgan maps.

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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 / 15 Jan 2015