Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Tyneside

  • 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 North Shields & Chirton:

  • Tyneside 2a North Shields & Chirton 1894 - published 1988, minor revision 2014; intro by Eric Hollerton. ISBN.978-1-84784-830-7
  • Tyneside 2b North Shields & Chirton 1913 - published 2017; intro by Anthea Lang. ISBN.978-1-78721-067-7

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. The maps cover the North Shields area, extending eastward to include Chirton.

  • Features include NER railway with North Shields station, Theatre Royal, Christ Church, Collingwood Foundry, part of Bull Ring Docks, gasworks, West End Park, Hylton Lodge, Tynemouth Union Workhouse, Victoria Jubilee Infirmary, North Shields & Tynemouth General Cemetery, Preston Colliery with wagonway, Chirton green, Holy Trinity church, High Chirton, short stretches of Backworth Colliery Railway and Seatonburn Wagonway, West Chirton Hall, Meadow Well, etc.
  • Follow this link for a complete list of our North East 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 North East, return to the North East page.

    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 6 June 2017