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 East Jarrow:

  • Tyneside Sheet 15a East Jarrow 1895 - published 1982, 2nd Ed 2004, minor revision 2014; intro by John Griffiths. ISBN.978-1-84784-758-4
  • Tyneside Sheet 15b East Jarrow 1913 - published 1990; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-0-85054-354-4

    We have published two maps for East Jarrow to show how the area changed over the years. Both maps cover the same area and coverage stretches from Temple Town in the east to Dee Street in the west.

    Features on the map (1895) include Tyne Dock, St Bede Works, St Paul's Church Lake Hosue Farm, Jarrow Cemetery, Jarrow Hall, St Simon's Church, Gas Works and Sidings. On the reverse of the map we include an extract from a directory for the area from 1894.

    This map links up with Tyneside Sheet 14 Jarrow to the West, Sheet 8 Percy Main to the North and Sheet 16 Harton to the East.

    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 / 18 February 2014