Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Yorkshire

  • These detailed maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction.
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  • Here are the details of maps for Royston 1904:

  • Yorkshire Sheet 262.12 Royston 1904 - published 2009; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-228-2

    This detailed map covers the village - or small town - of Royston, about three miles north of Barnsley. Most of the village is covered, with coverage extending from the Railway Hotel eastward to Whincover and Royston Bridge, and from the GCR station southward to the Old Ring of Bells pub. Features include St John's church, Chantry House, old Grammar School, stretches of the Barnsley Canal, Ship Inn (original site at Whincover), short stretch of Midland Railway and Monckton Main Colliery Railway, GCR 'Barnsley Coal Railway Extension' with Notton for Royston station, Manor House, Applehaigh, Wellfield House etc. On the reverse we include directories of Royston for both 1889 and 1936.


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    Alan Godfrey Maps, Prospect Business Park, Leadgate, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 7PW / godfreyedition@btinternet.com / 6 Oct 2011