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 Jarrow:

  • Tyneside Sheet 14a Jarrow 1895 - published 1982, 2nd Edition 2013; Intro by Anthea Lang. ISBN.978-1-84784-726-3
  • Tyneside Sheet 14b Jarrow 1912 - published 1989; intro by Andrew Maslivec. ISBN.978-0-85054-273-8

    We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. Coverage extends from St Cuthbert's church Hebburn eastward to Commercial Road Jarrow, and from Palmers Shipbuilding Works southward to Jarrow Park.

    Features include most of Palmers Shipbuilding Works, railways including Jarrow and Hebburn stations, Pontop & Jarrow Railway, Hebburn Colliery, Bede Metal Works, St Cuthbert's church Hebburn, Quality Row, Tyne Lead Works, Ordnance Works, Jarrow town centre with individual buildings neatly shown, Christ Church, Jarrow Park, cricket ground, Grange Metal Works, Palace Theatre, railway sidings, etc.

    This map links up with Tyneside Sheet 13 Walker to the West, Sheet 7 Willington Quay to the North, Sheet 15 East Jarrow to the East and 20 Monkton to the south.

    Follow this link for a complete list of our South Tyneside maps.


    You might find this index map useful.


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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 / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 1 Nov 2013