Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Wigan MBC

  • 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 Upholland (S):

  • Lancashire Sheet 93.09 Upholland (South) 1907 - published 2010; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84784-391-3

    This highly detailed map covers the southern part of Upholland and western part of Orrell. Coverage runs from Orrell station westward to Upholland station, and from the 'Abbey Lakes' fishpond southward to Pimbo Lane.

    Features include L&YR railway from Orrell to Upholland with tunnel, mineral railways, Far Moor area, Tontine area, New Fold area, Lawns Works and tramway, Grammar School, Sandbrook Mill, St James RC church, Upholland Brick Works, Pimbo Lane Brick Works, Pimbo Lane Colliery and tramway, old shafts etc.

    On the reverse we include a section of the 1927 version, showing the New Fold and Pimbo Lane areas at a later stage. Features now include Mountain Mine Colliery.

    The map links up with sheets 93.05 Upholland to the north, 93.10 Lamberhead Green to the east.

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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 West, return to the North West page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 4 March 2018