Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Glasgow & Lanarkshire
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 Govan:
Lanarkshire Sheet 6.09a Govan 1894 - published 2011; intro by Gilbert Bell. ISBN.978-1-84784-450-7
Lanarkshire Sheet 6.09b Govan 1909 - published 1985; intro by G J Cassidy. ISBN.978-0-85054-019-2
We have published two maps for Govan, showing the area changed across the years.
These detailed maps cover the area from Elder Park eastward to Cessnock Dock, and from Fairfield Works southward to Ibrox Park. Features include part of the Clyde, with Canning Basin, Yorkhill Quays, Outer Basin (part),
Govan Yard with graving docks, Govan Branch railway with Govan station, Princes Dock Joint Railway, town centre around Govan Cross, Drumoyne Siding, tramways, several other industrial and shipbuilding premises, etc
Selections from early directories are included on the reverse.
You might find this index map useful. The map links up with
Sheets 6.05 Partick to the north, 6.10 Central Glasgow to the east, 6.13 Bellahouston 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.
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The Godfrey Edition / email@example.com / 11 November 2016