Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Monmouthshire

  • 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 details of our map for Pontnewynydd:

  • Monmouthshire Sheet 18.14 Pontnewynydd 1899 - published 2013; intro by Derrick Pratt. ISBN.978-1-84784-676-1

    This detailed map covers Pontnewynydd and the area westward to Plas-y-coed and Llanerch Colliery.

    Features include Pontnewynydd itself with individual buildings neatly shown, GWR Eastern Valleys railway with station, Cwm-ant-ddu Branch, Cwm Ffrwd-oer Branch, Eastern Valleys loop line, Pentre-piod, Cwm-nant-ddu, Elled Colliery, Tranch Wood, St Luke's Church, Plas-y-coed, many railway sidings and junctions, old coal shafts, Waunfelin, Pontnewynydd Junction, Brewery, Pontypool Bakery, Play-y-coed Colliery, Greenland Colliery, Sheet & Galvanizing Works etc. On the reverse we include a 1906 directory of Pontnewynydd.

    The map links up with sheet 18.10 Abersychan South to the north and 18.15 Pontypool North to the east..


    Follow this link for a complete list of our Monmouthshire Series 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 / 23 May 2013