Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Nottinghamshire

  • 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 Nottingham (South):

  • Notts Sheet 42.06a Nottingham (South) 1880 - published 2013; intro by Barrie Trinder. ISBN.978-1-84784-730-0
  • Notts Sheet 42.06b Nottingham (South) 1899 - published 1998; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-0-85054-948-5

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area developed across the years. The 1880 version is in full colour, taken from the beautiful 1st Edition OS handcoloured map.

    The maps cover the south part of Nottingham in detail, with coverage stretching from Broad Marsh and Narrow Marsh southward to Trent Bridge cricket ground, and from Holles Crescent eastward to Sneinton Hollows.

    Features include (1899 version) River Trent, Forest football ground, Trent Bridge, St Christopher's church, Midland Railway with main station, locomotive sheds, Mansfield Junction, GNR railway with terminus, carriage shed, Sneinton Junction, GCR railway with engine shed, carriage shed, Meadows Cricket Ground, tramways, Nottingham Canal, St George's church, Nottingham Castle, LNWR railway goods branch with goods shed, East Croft, Hay Market, St Gabriel's church, Tinkers Leen, bonded stores, St Nicholas church etc. The 1880 map shows the area at an earlier stage, before the Great Central Railway had opened through the city.

    The map links up with Notts sheet 42.02 Central Nottingham to the north and 42.05 Lenton to the west.


    Follow this link for a complete list of our Nottinghamshire Series maps.

    You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information and prices, and other areas, go to The Index Page.


    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 East Midlands, return to the East Midlands page.

    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 20 October 2016