Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Cornwall
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 Looe:
Cornwall Sheet 53.02 Looe 1905 - published 2002; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84151-358-4
This detailed map covers the delightful Cornish town of Looe, described in 1910 as "an ancient town in a beautiful position on the east
side of a wide creek or estuary....well sheltered by lofty hills....it is one of the prettiest spots in Cornwall". Our map covers both
West Looe and East Looe, and extends northward to Shutta and Barbican, and eastward to Millendreath Beach. Features include
the railway station with the line to the harbour, St Mary's church, Guildhall, Plaidy Beach, site of St Anne's chapel, Boscarn House, St Nicholas church;
the cramped houses are neatly delineated on either side of the harbour. On the reverse we include a directory of Looe in 1910.
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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.
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