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

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

  • Worcestershire 42.15 Evesham (North) 1903 - published 1990; intro by Stephen Roberts & WEA Evesham Local History Workshop. ISBN.978-1-85054-287-5
  • Worcestershire 49.03 Evesham & Bengeworth 1903 - published 1989; intro by Stephen Roberts & WEA Evesham Local History Workshop. ISBN.978-0-85054-271-4

    Sheet 42.15 covers the northern part of Evesham, with coverage extending northward to Green Hill and Twyford House, westward to Rawlings Farm. Features include GWR and MR railways with both Evesham stations, engine shed, Smithfield Market, cottage hospital, saw mill, River Avon, many orchards and allotments used as orchards, Grammar School, Abbey Manor Farm, site of Battle of Evesham (though probably not precise site), Hampton Parks Farm, etc. On the reverse we include the commercial entries from an 1896 directrory.

    Sheet 49.03 covers the central and southern part of Evesham, with coverage extending across the River Avon to include Great Hampton and Little Hampton. The map is double-sided for maximum coverage and includes much of Bengeworth. The main map covers the centre of the town from Central Market and Swan Lane southward. Features include All Saints church, St Lawrence's church, Avondale Mills, Bengeworth Bridge, Merstow Green, Town Hall, Vine Street, Abbey Gardens, The Workman Gardens, Owlett's End, Little Hampton, Great Hampton, many orchards and allotments used as orchards, Evesham Workhouse, Hampton Manor, Eastwick, Fairfield, Midland Railway with Bengeworth station, No Gains Farm, St Andrew's church. On the reverse we include part of adjacent map 49.04 extending coverage eastward to include more of Bengeworth, where features include St Peter's church, old church site, brick works, cemetery etc. A list of private residents from an 1896 directory is also included.

    Each map includes a specially written introduction to the history of the area.

  • You can order maps direct from our On-line Mapshop. For other information, a full catalogue and Prices, 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 / 22 August 2019