Maps of Germany
These maps of the Ruhrgebiet area are taken from the British War Office 1:12,500 plans and reduced to approx
1:19,000. Published in 1945, prior to the Allied occupation of the area, the maps are especially good at showing industry, collieries and transport. They are not bombing maps - indeed, they make clear that
allowance is not made for bomb damage - but show the areas with all their industrial sites and railways, largely as they were before the bombing raids of 1943-44, and have additional information added by British intelligence.
Each map includes an introduction to the area in English, with a shorter text in German. Für Informationen in deutsch.
Maps can be purchased on our On-line Mapshop.
Here are the details of our maps for The Ruhr. Each map includes an introduction in English by Alan Godfrey, together with a shorter
introduction in German.
And this is a small companion series for Duisburg:
And this is a small companion series for Düsseldorf:
The maps cost just £ 3.25 each.
You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop.
Für Informationen in deutsch.
Alan Godfrey Maps
Prospect Business Park
Leadgate, Consett, DH8 7PW
Tel. (01207) 583388 or Fax (01207) 583399
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The Godfrey Edition / For orders and general enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org / revised 16 Jan 2013