Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Worcestershire

  • 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 Redditch:

  • Worcestershire 23.07 Redditch (West) 1903 - published 2006; intro by Malcolm Nixon. ISBN.978-1-84151-962-7
  • Worcestershire 23.08 Redditch (East) 1903 - published 2006; intro by Malcolm Nixon. ISBN.978-1-84151-942-5

    We have published a pair of maps for Redditch. These link up with each other to provide excellent coverage of the town.

    Sheet 23.07 covers the western part of Redditch. Coverage stretches from Unicorn Hill westward to Foxlydiate Wood, with the Fox & Goose Inn at the western edge of the map. Features include the railway with station, Pitcher Oak Wood, Ferny Hill Brickworks, cemetery; Victoria needle works, Easemore needle works, Windsor Mills, Standard Works, Ashleigh Works, all representing the town's major needle and fishing tackle industry; iron foundry, Bates Hill, Unicorn Hotel, Bridley Moor Farm.

    Sheet 23.08 covers the eastern part of Redditch. Coverage stretches from Evesham Street eastward to the River Arrow and the county boundary (with some fields beyond). Features on the map include much of the town centre, Beoley Mill, Holloway Farm, Eadie Cycle Works, Ipsley Lodge, Washford Mills, St George's church, St Stephen's church, British Mills, Church Green, Ipsley Street, Redditch Brickworks, Easemore Farm.

    Each map includes an introduction to the history of the area, together with extracts from an 1896 directory.

  • You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information on the series see Index Page.
  • 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 area, return to the Worcestershire page or West Midlands page.
    The Godfrey Edition / sales@alangodfreymaps.co.uk / 17 August 2019