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.
  • They are available through our On-line Mapshop

  • Here are the details of maps for Ince in Makerfield:

  • Lancs Sheet 93.12a Ince in Makerfield 1907 - published 2012; intro by Derrick Pratt. ISBN.978-1-84784-585-6
  • Lancs Sheet 93.12b Ince in Makerfield 1927 - published 2001; intro by Alan Godfrey. ISBN.978-1-84151-330-0

    We have published two versions of this detailed map, showing how the area changed across the years. Each covers the same busy area, stretching from Ince station southward to Moss Pits, and from Pearson's Flash eastward to Fir Tree Colliery.

    Features include Christ Church, St Mary's church, stretch of Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway with Ince station, GCR railway with Lower Ince station, LNWR Springs Branch, LYR Pemberton Loop, LNWR main line with engine shed, Moss Pits, short stretches of canal, tramways, Wigan Wagon Works, Ince and Wigan cemeteries, Hall of Ince, Westwood Hall, old shafts, several mineral railways, Old Hall, Ince UDC Council Offices etc. Various directory extracts are included on the reverse.

    The map links up with sheets 93.08 Wigan to the north, 93.11 Pemberton to the west, 94.09 Hindley to the east and 93.16 Ince Moss to the south.

  • Follow this link for a complete list of our Wigan or Bolton maps.
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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