Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Tameside MBC

  • 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 Denton:

  • Lancashire 105.14a Denton 1918 - published 1996; intro by Jill Cronin. ISBN.978-0-85054-811-2
  • Lancashire 105.14b Denton 1934 - published 2017; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-106-3

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area developed across the years. The maps cover the central area of Denton, with Haughton to the east, with coverage stretching from Holland Street and Windmill Lane eastward to Kingston Mills; and from St Lawrence's church northward to Audenshaw cemetery.

    Features include tramways and depot, St Anne's church, Broomstair Bridge, River Tame, Peak Forest Canal, numerous small works such as hat manufactories, Victoria Iron Works, Market Place, Town Hall, Christ Church, Kingston Bridge, Broomstair Mill, Planet Foundry, Wellington Fur Works etc.

    The map links up with Lancashire Sheets 105.10 Guide Bridge to the north, 105.13 Denton West to the west, 112.02 South Denton to the south; also with Cheshire sheet 11.01 Hyde to the east.


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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 / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 2 December 2017