Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Sunderland

  • 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 Monkwearmouth:

  • Co Durham Sheet 8.10 Monkwearmouth & Southwick 1895 - published 1983, 2nd edition 2019; intro by Tom Corfe & Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-78721-251-0

    This busy and highly detailed map is one of a group we have published for the City of Sunderland. The map covers an area from Southwick eastward to Brandling Street, Monkweamouth, and from Wearmouth Colliery northward. This was an early map in The Godfrey Edition and has now gone to a new edition with an extended introduction.

    Features include railways, Wearmouth colliery, tramways, Monkwearmouth Iron Works, All Saints church, Sunderland AFC's original stadium, Wearmouth Foundry, Ayre's Quay Bottle Works, St Columba's church, Deptford Yard, Low Southwick, High Southwick, Holy Trinity church, Carley Hill Wagonway, Cornhill Dock, Marine Engineering Works, shipbuilding yards, Cornhill Glassworks, etc.

    This map links up with Sheets 8.07 Roker Seafront to the east, and 8.14 Central Sunderland 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 East, return to the North East page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 11 July 2019