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OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP OF
Barnard Castle 1897
Co Durham Sheet 52.04
This reprint first published 1993 Reprinted 2011
Reduced from the original Ordnance Survey 1:2500 map to a scale
of approximately 1:4340 (or about 15 inches to the mile)
THE GODFREY EDITION
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The maps are highly detailed black & white folded map. They are taken from the OS 1:2,500 (or 25 inch) maps and reduced to about 15 inches to the mile. Each covers an area of a mile and a half by a mile. They show streets with individual houses, tram tracks, railway tracks and even signals, factories, wharves and such details as fountains and water troughs. They will provide hours of fascination for historians and genealogists. The maps are neatly folded and each includes a specially written introduction to the area.
This map is a must for the historian, genealogist and anyone interested in local historic town of Barnard Castle between the 1891 and 1901 census period. It shows great detail of streets, houses, churches, schools railway lines, factories, cemeteries etc.
Co Durham Sheet 52.04 Barnard Castle 1897 - published 1993; introduction by John Pickin.
This very detailed map covers the historic town of Barnard Castle, at the extremity of County Durham; a small portion of the map is actually in Yorkshire. Most of the town is covered and features include The Bank, Market Place, Horse Market, Galgate, Station Road with NER goods station (but not passenger station), Castle, St Mary's church, Cattle Market, Wool House, Teesdale Workhouse, Bowes Museum, North Eastern County School. The small area of Yorkshire across the River Tees includes Bridge End, Low Startforth, High Startforth, Holy Trinity church. A directory of private residents is included.
Additional information provided by seller:
This is a very rural map of Barnard Castle and the Castle (ruin) itself. The maps starts from Wool House, Flatts Wood, and plots of land below to the Good Station, NER Siding, Cricket Ground , down to the Auction Mart, Deepdale Aqueduct, Deepdale Mill, Deepdale Bridge, Gas Works, Bridge End Mills, Bridge End, Deerbolt, Royal Star Inn, Narrow Lane, Old Quarry, Smithy, Startforth Lodge, Low Startforth, Gill Lane, Low Startforth Hall, Startforth, High Startforth, Startforth House, Vicarage, Holy Trinity Church, School, Manor House, Startforth Villas, Abbey Terrace, Thorngate Mill, Woollen Mill, Mill Row, Bridge Road, Kings Head Hotel, Barnard Castle Bridge, Castle (in ruin) Keep, Meth Chap, Cattle Market, Flatts Lane, up to Fairfield, Broomsfield House, The Starlings, Summer Lea, Teesdale Union Workhouse, Bede Kirk, Barn House, Nursery, Bede Terrace, Bede Terrace North, Rock Villa and up to the Old Quarry (top right map) the plots of land below to Green Lane, and down to Bowes Meseum, Milita Dept, Barracks, Newgate, St Mary's Church, Iron & Brass Foundry, School, Infant School, Spring Lodge, North Eastern County School, Westwick Lodge, Lowfield Gardens and surrounding plots of land.
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