Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Lancashire

  • 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 Bury (NW):

  • Lancashire Sheet 87.08 Bury (NW) 1908 - published 2003; intro by Paul Hindle. ISBN.978-1-84151-491-8

    This detailed map covers an area on the NW side of Bury, stretching up to the southern part of Tottington. The Tottington Road runs diagonally across the map, with tramway, and several streets of terraces run off this in the SE area of the map, by Elton Fold. The LYR Tottington Branch also runs across the map, with Brandlesholme Road Halt, Woolfold station, Sunny Wood Halt. Other features include Elton Fold Works, Woolfold Paper Mills, Woolfold, Bolholt Print Works, Greenhalgh Moss, Bolholt, Walshaw Lane, Christ Church, Victoria Mill, Haslam Hey (SW corner of map), Lower Walshaw, Glen Mill, Kirklees Brook, Woodhill (SE corner), Woodhill Mills. On the reverse we include extracts from a trade directory, incl lists of Coal Dealers, Confectioners, Surgeons.

    The map links up with Lancashire Sheets 87.04 Tottington to the north, 88.05 Bury North to the east, 87.12 Bury West 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 West, return to the North West page.

    The Godfrey Edition / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 29 Jan 2011