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Cartographics eighth stock reduction sale comprising 130 lots;

1 - 8 Miscellaneous including railway interest
9 - 14 Books of Parliamentary plans & Sections for various public schemes
15 - 18 Miscellaneous
19 - 26 Ordnance Survey One-inch and 50K maps
28 - 33 Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edition maps, mainly London area.
34 - 43 Early engraved Admiralty charts
44 - 46 Ordnance Survey 6" maps
48 - 55 Ordnance Survey 25" plans of various areas
56 - 130 Ordnance Survey plans of Somerset towns and villages 1903-36

These are catalogued below, with images available in a separate gallery.

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001) Very large coloured folding map of United States, 1914. Railroad network. Very large (78 x 50 inches) map of United States of America, prepared by Dept of the Interior, US Geological Survey, 1914. First published 1890, this is a 1928 reprint. Scale 40 miles to the inch. Cloth backed, folded to convenient size. Shows States, counties, towns, rivers & canals, contours, and particularly good depiction of the railroad network.


002) Glasgow & South Western Railway map, 1898. Lithographed map for the 1898 Session showing lines proposed by the G&SWR, with other railways in the area south of Glasgow. Enlarged inset of Renfrew. Folded to convenient size.


003) Detailed original hand drawn plan, Mellor Brook, Blackburn, Lancashire,1895 Blackburn Union Rural District Council - Proposed scheme of drainage for Mellor Brook and part of Mellor. Well executed original manuscript drawing showing the hamlet of Mellor Brook in detail with a scheme for a sewage works and system of sewers. James Diggle, Engineer, Heywood, 1895, and also signed in 1896 by Charles Walker and William Morley as an agreed tender drawing. Ink and wash on cartridge paper, cloth backed, 42 x 38 inches folded to convenient size. Dustmarked throughout and some wear to folds, but probably a unique record of this location and its improvement by Victorian engineers.


004) Salesbury, Lancashire. Detailed original Victorian drawing of sewage works Blackburn Union Rural Sanitary Authority - General Plan of Sewage Disposal Works for Wilpshire, Salesbury, Clayton-le-Dale & Ramsgreave. Original ink and wash drawing of proposed works at Salesbury, endorsed as a tender drawing by Smith & Boocock in 1897. Cloth backed, 34 x 31 inches folded to convenient size, Together with an amendment slip, and five other large plans and sections related to this sewage scheme. Dustmarked, some damage to other drawings, but a unique record of Victorian engineering.


005) Ancoats Hall, Manchester. Plans/drawings of the building, now demolished Ancoats Hall was an historic Manchester building rebuilt in the 1820s, later becoming an early Art Museum. It fell into the hands of the Midland Railway, eventually passing to British Railways, and was finally demolished in the 1960s. This is a series of detailed plans and drawings prepared in 1954 when it was used as a railway social club by the LMR Staff Association. Eleven contemporary dyeline prints, some amended or finished by hand, giving an accurate room by room plan of the premises as they existed at that time. Each plan roughly folded, minor defects, but a probably unique record of this important building.


006) Cheshire Lines Railway. Liverpool Central Station. Station Buildings plan. Undated ground floor plan of the main building at Central Station, demolished many years ago when the high level station closed. Shows Booking Office and Booking Hall etc. Dyeline print 23 x 17 inches, folded, minor pencil annotation.


007) Daresbury Railway Station, 1953. Detailed plan of station and buildings Detailed plan of the station and station buildings at Daresbury, datestamped 1953. This was a small country station on the Birkenhead Joint Line south of Warrington which closed in 1952, and it appears this plan was to alter the buildings following the closure. Print on thin paper coloured and annotated by hand, folded. Together with a contemporary dyeline print of the same plan.


008) Essex Tendring plan of water supply 1884, Harwich, Mistley, Dovercourt, etc Parliamentary Plan & Section Session 1884 for proposed water supply arrangements between Harwich, Dovercourt, Mistley, Wix, Kirby le Soken etc. Title page and two sheets bound in printed paper covers 29 x 20 inches. Jabez Church, Engineer, printed by Stanfords.


009) Launceston, Cornwall. Ordnance Survey plans, 1907 Ordnance Survey coverage of Launceston area made up from parts of Six-inch scale sheets in the 1907 Edition neatly joined, together with part of the relevant 25-inch plan, both marked up to show 1911 proposals for gas supply, detailed in a press cutting. Together in frayed paper covers. From the Chief Engineer's Office, London & South Western Railway.


010) Stourbridge water supply plans, 1908. Parliamentary plans & sections Session 1908. Stourbridge and District Water Board. Title page and 17 sheets 30 x 20 inches bound together in limp cloth covers. Detailed coverage of roads and properties in Stourbridge, Wollaston, Oldswinford, Holloway End, Amblecote, Wordsley, Audnam, Pedmore, Chawn Hill, Careless Green, with intended pipe lines and other works. Two duplicate sheets loosely inserted.


011) Monmouthshire, Wales. Pontypool, Abersychan, Llwyd Valley, etc. plans. Pontypool Gas & Water Company. Parliamentary plans & sections, November 1889. Title page and six sheets in printed paper covers detailing pipelines and other works at Varteg Hill, Abersychan, Garndiffaith, Talywain, Pontymoil, etc. T& C Hawksley, Civil Engineers.


012) Wigan, Douglas Valley, Gathurst, Appley Bridge, Parbold, plans, 1877. Borough of Wigan. Parliamentary plans & sections November 1877, covering a scheme to pipe sewage down the Douglas Valley to a disposal point near Parbold.Title page and 3 sheets in repaired paper covers. B. S. Brundell, Engineer, Standidge & Co, Printers. With the stamp of the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Engineer's Office.


013) Pinner, Middlesex. Detailed plans of the village and surroundings, 1879. Hendon Rural Sanitary Authority. Plans & Sections of proposed land take, sewers and other works in Pinner Parish, Woodriding, Pinner Station, Pinner Green, West End, East End, etc. Five partly coloured plans, one large and folding, in repaired printed paper covers. C. Augustus Woodbidge, Surveyor.


014) Manchester Corporation Thirlmere Water Scheme. Melling, Caton, Gorton etc. Parliamentary plans & sections, Session 1878, for the extensive scheme to bring water from the Lake District to Manchester. Title page, key page, and Sheets 11, 12, and 27 only of the plans, with equivalent section sheets, covering the pipeline route in the vivinity of Melling and Caton, and the reservoir works at Gorton. 8 pages in repaired limp covers. Formerly in Midland Railway ownership. A pencil endorsement reveals the scheme was not authorised in that Session.


015) Original Ordnance Survey advertising posters, 1991 bicentenary. A collection of eleven different Ordnance Survey advertising posters produced for the 1991 bicentenary. Each one 16 x 24 inches, on glossy paper in excellent condition.


016) Scarborough's Map of England & Wales. Large wall map on wood roller. Large wall map 35 x 40 inches by the Scarborough Company of Boston, USA, coloured to show counties and with detailed indexes inset. Cloth backed, varnished, on wood roller and hanger. Not dated, but probably c1910. Minor dustmarks, otherwise in better than usual condition for this type of map.


017) Printed Tithe Map , Stretton Township, Gt. Budworth Parish, Cheshire, 1846 Contemporary litho printed Tithe Map for Stretton Township in the Parish of Great Budworth, Cheshire, 1846. 32 x 26 inches, cloth backed, roads hand coloured. Surveyed by Joseph Okell for H. White, Land Surveyor, Warrington. An unusual survival, in good clean condition, typical of the hundreds of parish maps that were surveyed for tithe commutation, only a few of which were printed.


018) Egypt - large early map by Colonel Leake detailing course of the Nile, 1818 Leake, Lt. col. W. M. Map of Egypt. Published by A. Arrowsmith and engraved by Sidney Hall, 1818. Nice fresh early impression of this important map watermarked 1817, the two sheets on Whatman paper joined, original colour. Detailed map of the Nile delta and the river valley south to Dongola with extensive notes on explorations and topography etc at the beginning of the 19th Century. Flat and unmounted, supplied rolled in tube.


019) Ordnance Survey Old Series maps - Lancashire Cheshire Yorkshire Derbyshire A collection of fifteen OS Old Series engraved quarter-sheets, covering a large area of Lancashire, Cheshire, Yorkshire, Derbyshire etc - see image for index diagram. Publication dates in the 1830s and 1840s, but these are all later electrotypes with some added railways. Condition is generally poor, with some missing margins, dustmarking, and tears etc, but all major damage has been neatly repaired with hardly any missing map detail. Rivers and lakes have been hand coloured, together with watershed boundaries. Not a very handsome group of maps, but full of detail for a large area of northern England including the Liverpool and Manchester industrial regions.


020) Ordnance Survey 1" map Liverpool and N.E Wales etc c.1910 Large composite OS one-inch Third edition map made up from engraved sheets neatly joined covering Liverpool, Wirral, Chester, Denbighshire, Flintshire and parts of Merioneth & Shropshire. 42 x 44 inches, hand coloured, cloth mounted by Stanfords, folded to convenient size. Mileage rings from Llangwyfan. A repair on bottom margin, otherwise in sound condition.


021) Ordnance Survey 1" map Berkshire c1910 Large composite OS map made up from sheets of the Third Edition engraved maps neatly joined to cover the whole of Berkshire and parts of adjoining counties. Neatly coloured to show alterations to boundaries. 55 x 29 inches approx, cloth backed, folding to convenient size.


022) Ordnance Survey 1"" map, Glamorgan Monmouthshire 1906 Composite OS map made up from Sheets 231, 248, 249 of the engraved one-inch First Revision covering the Glamorganshire valleys, Pontypool, and Newport. Neatly marked with a water supply scheme. Cloth backed, folded to convenient size.


023) Ordnance Survey Scotland 1" maps Dumfriesshire 1904 Ordnance Survey one-inch Scotland engraved Third Edition Sheets 10 & 16 covering Tweedsmuir, Ettrick, Moffat, Dumfries, Lockerbie, Kirkpatrick, etc. Cloth backed and folded in four uniform sections.


024) Ordnance Survey 1" Old Series wall map Shrewsbury Shropshire Ordnance Survey one-inch Old Series composite map made up of engraved sheets neatly joined to cover most of Shropshire and parts of adjoining counties. 46 x 38 inches, outline hand colour, cloth backed, varnished. Mounted as a wall map on wooded roller with top hanger, all in sound condition. The maps were published in the 1830s and 40s, but these are later electrotypes with added railways to c1870. Due to the length this item cannot be posted and buyer will have to collect from North Staffordshire.


025) Ordnance Survey Landranger maps Liverpool & Manchester - Outline format Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 Landranger Sheets 108 (Liverpool) 1988 Print Code A////**** and 109 (Manchester) 1990 print Code B1, both Outline Edition on thick paper, folded to convenient size.


026) Ordnance Survey Landranger maps 120 & 141 - Outline format Ordnance Survey 1:50,000 Landranger Sheets 120 Mansfield & Worksop) 1990 Print Code A4 and 141 (Kettering & Corby) 1987 print Code A///***, both Outline Edition on thick paper, folded to convenient size.


027) Early coloured public footpath map. Cambridge and District, 1936. Cambridge Preservation Society. Cambridge & District Footpaths Map, 1936. Two inches to the mile colour layered map prepared and printed by Ordnance Survey for the Society (Printcode 2050/36) Backed on muslin folding in heraldic card covers. Covers worn and chipped, map sound. Free postage within UK. International packing and postage at cost by arrangement.


028) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edition maps Middlesex London Four Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Harlington, Heathrow, Egham, Staines, Ashford, Southall, Hounslow, Brentford, Richmond, Teddington, etc 51/07 (TQ07) 1951 (Printcode B) Outline Edition, minor marks TQ07 1951 (Printcode B) GSGS military Edition 5000/10/55.O.S. TQ07 1956 (Printcode C/) TQ17 1954 (Printcode C) Old library stamps


029) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edition maps Middlesex London Four Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Denham, Ruislip, Uxbridge, Yiewsley, Hayes, Harrow, Wembley, Ealing, etc 51/08 (TQ08) 1951 (Printcode D) Old library stamps TQ08 1972 (Printcode E//*)Tape repair on reverse 51/18 (TQ18) 1951 (Printcode C)Old library stamps TQ18 1951 (Printcode C) Edition 2 - GSGS TQ18 1956 (PrintcodeD/)


030) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edition maps Middlesex Herts London Five Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Chorleywood, Croxley Green, Rickmansworth, Northwood, Watford, Bushey, Radlett, Elstree, Harrow Weald, Edgware, etc TQ09 1952 (Printcode C) Old library stamps TQ09 1970 (Printcode D//) TQ19 1947 (Printcode A) TQ19 ND (Printcode B) Old library stamps TQ19 1950 (Printcode B) Edition 1 - GSGS


031) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edn maps Surrey Dorking Leatherhead Four Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Dorking, Holmwood, Capel, Stoke D'Abernon, Leatherhead, Ashtead, Bookham, Pixham , etc 51/14 (TQ14) 1950 (Printcode B) First Edition GSGS TQ14 1956 (Printcode C/) 51/15 (TQ15) 1950 (Printcode C) First Edition GSGS TQ15 1959 (PrintcodeF/)


032) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edn maps London Middlesex Essex Sixr Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Willesden, Hampstead, Marylebone, Tottenham, Islington, London, Leyton, Ilford, Barking, Dagenham, etc 51/28 (TQ28) 1947 (Printcode A) Marginal tear TQ28 1952 (Printcode B) First Edition GSGS TQ28 1957 (Printcode C) TQ38 1948 (Printcode B/) Old folds and marks TQ38 1960 (Printcode C) TQ48 1959 (Printcode C) Old folds and marks


033) Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 Provisional Edn maps London Middlesex Essex Four Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 (two and a half inches to the mile) Provisional Edition Sheets covering Coulsdon, Caterham, Oxted, Biggin Hill, Westerham, Bromley, Orpington, etc 51/35 (TQ35) 1951 (Printcode C) Old library stamps 51/45 (TQ45) ND (Printcode B) Old library stamps TQ46 1956 (Printcode B/) Old library stamps TQ46 1957 (Printcode C) old library stamps


034) Early Admiralty Chart England English Channel 1823 Engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. The English Channel to the Eastward of Beachy Head by Capt. Martin White RN, 1823, published 1832. 19 x 24 inches, early issue on paper watermarked 1833, lightly dustmarked in margin, folded in four.


035) Early Admiralty Chart England Thames Estuary Sheerness Engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No.3683 Approaches to Sheerness 1908, New edition May 1914. 39 x 26, folded to convenient size.


036) Early Admiralty Chart England North Sea World War 1 Engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No. 2182a The North Sea - Southern Sheet, Published 1871, Edition of March 1920. 39 x 26, folded to convenient size. Shows the area just after the end of WW1.


037) Early Admiralty Chart England Medway estuary Rochester Chatham A pair of engraved navigation charts prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No. 1833 River Medway Sheerness Bar to Bishops Ness, 1889, small corrections to 1896. 45 x 26 inches. Minor repais and dustmarking. No. 1834 River Medway Bishops Ness to Rochester, 1889, small corrections to 1898. 39 x 26 inches. Both folded to convenient size. Interesting land detail, including items subject to security deletion on OS plans.


038) Early Admiralty Chart England Straits of Dover Two different printings of an engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No. 1895 Dover Strait, published 1875. - small corrections to 1909. Marked in pencil 'East Kent Light Railway. Received with Mr Stephens letter 11 June 1910'. - small corrections to 1911. Prohibited area east of Folkestone marked in ink. Both 33 x 26 inches, folded to convenient size.


039) Early Admiralty Chart England Dover Harbour Engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No.1698 Dover Harbour, re-sounded 1919. Good land detail including areas security deleted from OS plans, and marks the wreck of the unfortunate warship 'Glatton' inside the harbour, which was deliberately sunk with considerable loss of life after it accidentally caught fire. 42 x 26 inches, folded to convenient size.


040) Early Admiralty Charts England Weymouth Portland Two engraved navigation charts prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. - Weymouth and Portland, 1850. Magnetic variation 1862. Good land detail including Wymouth, Chesilton, and Easton. 25 x 38 inches, cloth backed, folded to convenient size. Condsiderable wear with loss of detail along bottom edge. Formerly in the ownership of the Great Western Railway with additional lines and siding inserted in ink and pencil. - Portland Harbour, 1873. Minor corrections to 1881. Good land detail including Weymouth,Wyke regis, Castletown and Chesilton. 25 x 35 inches, folded to convenient size. Old stain at top edge, and some neat repairs on reverse. Formerly in the ownership of the Great Western Railway.


041) Early Admiralty Chart England Portsmouth Portsea Gosport Alverstoke Forton Large engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No.3631 Portsmouth Harbour, 1890. Small corrections to 1908. 48 x 29 inches, cloth backed, folded to convenient size. Particularly interesting land detail, showing many naval installations security deleted from OS plans.


042) Admiralty Chart England Liverpool Bay Engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. No. 1951, Liverpool Bay, 1903. New Edition 1930. 27 x 39 inches, folded to convenient size. Extensions to training banks neatly added in ink with typical cross section. Formerly in the ownership of the Great Western Railway.


043) Early Admiralty Charts England River Thames North Foreland to the Nore Two engraved navigation chart prepared by the Admiralty Hydrographic Office. - River Thames Sheet 2, North Foreland to the Nore, 1865. Corrections to 1879. 37 x 26 inches, folded to convenient size. - River Thames Entrance, North Foreland to the Nore, 1886. Minor corrections to 1901. 42 x 26 inches, folded to convenient size. Neat repairs on reverse.


044) Ordnance Survey Six-inch map Dartmouth Kingswear Devon 1907 Ordnance Survey Six-inch (1:10,560) scale composite map made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. Devon, Second edition 1907, covering Dartmouth, Kingswear, Capton, Coleton, etc. Proposed river wall and road neatly marked in ink. Formerly in the ownership of the Great Western Railway.


045) Ordnance Survey Six-inch map Liddington Wroughton Wiltshire 1925 Ordnance Survey Six-inch (1:10,560) scale composite map made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. Liddington & Wroughton areas, Wiltshire 1925. 37 x 15 inches, a boundary coloured. pasted-on title.


046) Ordnance Survey Six-inch map Hyde, Cheshire, 1905 Ordnance Survey Six-inch (1:10,560) scale composite map made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. 19 x 37 inches, cloth backed with tape edging. Neatly marked in ink and colourwash with administrative boundary alterations in 1927. Covers Hyde, romiley, Compstall, Newton, Dukinfield, Stalybridge, and part of Ashton under Lyne.


047) Ordnance Survey 6"" map Glamorgan Neath Morriston Tawe valley GW Railway Cwm Gors, Pontardawe & Clydach Railway. Ordnance Survey Six-inch (1:10,560) scale composite map made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. Covers a large slice of South Wales including most of the Tawe Valley, Glanamman, Brynamman, Pontardawe, Clydach, Morriston, Llansamlet, Neath Abbey, and the northern part of Swansea. Prepared by the Great Western Railway to show their project for a railway which is neatly added in red ink with proposed station sites and tunnels etc, and endorsed with estimated costs as provided by the Chief Officers. Variously dated 1913-14. 74 x 37 inches, cloth backed, folded, some minor damage, but possibly a unique record in this form; only parts of this line appear to have been built.


048) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch plan Middlesex Yiewsley Goulds Green 1912 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale plan (Middlesex Sheet 14.12), folded to convenient size. Covers Yiewsley, Goulds Green, etc in the rare Special edition of 1912 based on the 1894 plan with partial revision in 1911 for Inland Revenue purposes. This plan formerly in railway ownership, with additional revision in ink of a factory site at Horton Bridge with associated sidings. Neat repairs.


049) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch unusual early plan for OS collectors A 'must' for all collectors of unusual OS output! Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale plan Shropshire 16.3 in the First Edition, 1880, folded to convenient size. A prime example of the difficulty of publishing maps limited to a particular area on rigid sheet lines, this plan contains only a tiny fragment of hand coloured Shropshire detail in the NW corner, the whole of the remaining area (Staffordshire) being blank. At the then expensive price of half a crown this represented very poor value for money.


050) Ordnance Survey twentyfive inch plan Middlesex Iver Cowley Peachey Yiewsley Interesting pair of Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale plans. Middlesex 14.11, Edition of 1914, folded to convenient size. Neat repair on top edge with a limited loss of detail (see image). This plan formerly in railway ownership with some neat revision, and planning for schemes of additional sidings and loops marked in coloured pencil. Together with the same sheet in the 1934 Edition, with an additional railway neatly added in ink.


051) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch plan Wales Glamorgan Penarth 1920 Huge Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale composite plan made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. 1920 Edition, 54 x 70 inches, cloth backed, extensive neat colourwash and notes in connection with town planning scheme. Covers Penarth, Llandough, and Eastbrook, etc.


052) Ordnance Survey 25" plan Wales Breconshire Taf Fechan Reservoir 1911 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale composite plan made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. Covers Garn Pontsticill and the Taf Fechan Valley in the Second Edition, 1904. 44 x 78 inches, cloth backed. Neatly marked up in ink and colourwash with the Rhymney Valley Water Board's proposals in 1911 for the Taf Fechan Reservoir, including the dam, road diversions, and the names of affected property owners. Possibly a unique record of a major scheme.


053) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch plan Wales Glamorgan Pontypridd 1900 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale composite plan made up of original sheets carefully joined, and folded to convenient size. Covers Pontypridd and Gyfeillon etc, Edition of 1900. Interesting neat annotaion in ink and colourwash naming all public houses, with mileage rings from the Red Cow and Globe. A unique record, probably prepared for a licensing application.


054) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch plan Staffordshire Keele Madeley Leycett Early single sheet good quality photostat copy of Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale coverage for Keele, Madeley, Leycett etc in the 1925 Edition, folded to convenient size. Slightly reduced in scale.


055) Ordnance Survey twenty-five inch plan Staffordshire Wolverhampton 1925-37 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2500) scale composite plan made up of original sheets, 1925/37 revisions, joined, cloth backed and folded to convenient size. 36 x 50 inches, covering most of Wolverhampton and Bushbury. Formerly in railway ownership, marked up in ink with the arrangements in 1949 for water supply. Some wear, but a useful coverage of the town and railway layout.


056) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Clevedon Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 4.7 Edition of 1931. Neat minor repair.


057) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Nailsea Wraxall Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 5.6 Edition of 1932.


058) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Farleigh Flax Bourton Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 5.11, two examples, Editions of 1931 & 1934 Curious example of a sheet revised twice in the space of only four years. Neat minor repairs.


059) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset West Town Blackwell Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 5.14 Edition of 1931. Neat minor repairs.


060) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Long Ashton Bower Ashton Bristol Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 6.5, three examples in the Editions of 1917, 1930, and 1931. The 1930 revision was a special one by Bristol Corporation for town planning purposes. Neat minor repairs.


061)Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bristol Bedminster Down Bishopsworth Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 6.10 Edition of 1931. Small part of 6.9 neatly pasted on. Neat minor annotation concerning a footpath diversion. Gloucestershire portion blank.


062) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Keynsham Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 7.13 Edition of 1931.


063) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Swainswick Bailbrook Batheaston Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 8.14 & 8.15, Edition of 1936/1932.


064) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Weston Super Mare Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 9.15 & 9.16, Editions of 1931/1936. Neat minor repairs.


065) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Yatton Horsecastle Congresbury Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 10.4 & 10.8, Edition of 1931.


066) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Worle Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 10.9 Edition of 1936.


067) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Congresbury Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 10.12 Edition of 1903. Together with the same sheet in the 1936 Edition.


068) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Wrington Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 11.10, Edition of 1903.


069) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Pensford Publow Belluton Woollard Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 12.8 & 12.12, Edition of 1903. Neat repairs to damaged margins with small loss of detail.


070) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bath Twerton Locksbrook Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 13.8, Edition of 1932. Neat minor repairs.


071) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bath Bathampton Larkhall University Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.2 7 14.6, Edition of 1936. Neat minor repairs.


072) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bathford Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.3 with parts of Wilts, Edition of 1903.


073) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Claverton Warleigh Wiltshire Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.7 with parts of Wilts, Edition of 1903


074) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bath Twerton Widcombe Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.5, Edition of 1932. Together with the same sheet in the Edition of 1936. Curious that these two revisions were only six years apart.


075) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bath Lyncombe Odd Down Fox Hill Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.9, Edition of 1904. Cloth backed, minor annotation.


076) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Monkton Combe Midford Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 14.14, Edition of 1932.


077) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bleadon Purn Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 16.12, Edition of 1903.


078) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Blagdon Wrington Vale Yeo Reservoir Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 18.3 & 18.7, Edition of 1903.


079) Ordnance Survey early 25" plans Somerset Camerton Priston Peasedown etc Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 20.3 & 20.7, Edition of 1903-4. Lacking bottom margin on northern sheet, old tape stains, extensive repairs on reverse. Formerly in railway ownership, these two sheets seem to have been used by the GWR for planning the conversion of the Somerset Coal Canal into the Camerton & Limpley Stoke Railway, with notation in pencil ink and colourwash. Probably unique.


080) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Radstock Writhlington Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 20.15, Edition of 1904. Minor annotation, neat repairs on reverse. Together with the same sheet in the Edition of 1931, neatly edged with cloth tape.


081) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Combe Hay. Coal Canal. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 21.1, Edition of 1904. Shows most of Combe Hay locks on the Somerset Coal Canal. Neat repairs on reverse. Together with the same sheet in the 1931 edition, after the canal had been converted to the Camerton & Limpley Stoke Railway. Interesting minor annotation concerning a well.


082) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Wellow Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 21.5, Edition of 1903. Cloth backed, formerly in the ownership of the London & South Western Railway.


083) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Lympsham Wick Purving Row Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 25.4, Edition of 1903.


084) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Burnham on Sea Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 25.11 & 25.15, Edition of 1930.


085) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Burnham on Sea 1903 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 25.15, Edition of 1903. Neat minor repairs on reverse. Formerly owned by the Great Western Railway, with a proposed new pier marked.


086) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Cheddar Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 27.1, Edition of 1930.


087) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Draycott Rodney Stoke Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 27.10, Edition of 1903.


088) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Westbury Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 27.15, Edition of 1903. Minor annotation.


089) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Chewton Mendip Ford Ston Easton Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 28.3 & 28.4, Edition of 1904.


090) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Chilcompton 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 29.5, Edition of 1930.


091) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Lullington Beckington 1903 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 30.7, Edition of 1903.


092) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Highbridge Alstone 1930 Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 38.3 & 38.4, Edition of 1930.


093) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Highbridge 1912. Ordnance Survey fifty inches to the mile (1:1,250) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 28.3NE, 28.3SE, 28.4NW, 28.4SW. Part of a rare series of plans specially prepared by OS by enlargement of the 1:2500 1903 Edition with partial revision, for the Inland Revenue Land Valuation Dept. Some annotation.


094) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Huntspill 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 28.7, Edition of 1930.


095) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Combwich 1904 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 28.13, Edition of 1904


096) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Wedmore 1903 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 29.4, Edition of 1903.


097) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Wells 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 41.5, Edition of 1930.Minor annotation and dustmarks, slight wear on folds.


098) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Shepton Mallet 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 41.12, Edition of 1930. Some annotation.


099) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Leigh upon Mendip Chantry 1904 Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 42.3 & 42.4, Edition of 1904. Some annotation of boundaries.


100) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset frome 1930 Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 30.14 7 30.15, Edition of 1930. Eastern sheet heavily annotated.


101) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Nunney 1903, 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 43.5, Edition of 1903, together with the same sheet in the 1930 edition.


102) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Washford Bilbrook Hungerford Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 47.4, Edition of 1904. Damaged corner neatly repaired.


103) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Nether Stowey Bincombe 1904. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 49.6, Edition of 1903. Bypass road neatly endorsed.


104) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Cannington 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 50.5, Edition of 1930.


105) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bridgwater Webdon 1930 Four adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 50.10, 50.11, 50.14, 50.15, Edition of 1930. Complete coverage of the Bridgwater area.


106) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Cossington 1904 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 51.1, Edition of 1904. Cloth backed, formerly in the ownership of the London & South Western Railway.


107) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Catcott 1904. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 51.7, Edition of 1904.


108) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Pilton 1930. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 53.3, Edition of 1930. Neat repair to bottom margin.


109) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Glastonbury 1930. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 52.7, Edition of 1930.


110) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Street 1930. Four adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 52.10. 52.11, 52.14, 52.15, Edition of 1930.4. occasional neat minor repair.


111) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Ditcheat Alhampton 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 53.16, Edition of 1930.


112) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Bishops Lydeard 1904. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 60.13, Edition of 1904.


113) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset North Petherton 1904. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 61.6, Edition of 1904. Portion cut out from sheet has been neatly refixed.


114) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Dulverton 1904. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 67.3, Edition of 1904. Some neat annotation.


115) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Taunton Staplegrove Bishops Hull Six adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 70.7, 70.8, 70.11, 70.12, 70.15, 70.16, Edition of 1930. One sheet backed on cloth.


116) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Langport Huish Episcopi Wagg 1930 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 72.8, Edition of 1930.


117) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Ilchester Northover 1930. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 73.16, Edition of 1929. Minor annotation.


118) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Marston Magna 1903. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 74.15, Edition of 1903.


119) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset West & Queen Camel Bridgehampton Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 74.10, 74.11, Edition of 1903.


120) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Chard 1930. Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 91.3, 91.4, Edition of 1930. Neat repair to one corner.


121) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset S.Chard Tatworth Coombses Chard Rd Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 91.12, Edition of 1903, together with the same sheet in the 1930 Edition.


122) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Yeovil Preston Plucknett 1928 Three adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 83.13, 83.14, 90.1, Edition of 1928. Minor annotation.


123) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Crewkerne 1903. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 89.13, Edition of 1903. Neat minor repair.


124) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Coombe St Nicholas Wadeford Stickle Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 87.11, 87.15, Edition of 1930.


125) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Milborne Port Kingsbury Regis Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 84.6, Edition of 1903, and 84.10, Edition of 1930.


126) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Stoke sub Hamdon, Norton sub Hamdon Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 82.10, 82.14, Edition of 1903. Old tape stains and repairs, neat annotation.


127) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Montacute Lower Oddcombe 1903 Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 82.15, Edition of 1903.


128) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Shepton Beauchamp South Petherton Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 81.15, 81.16, Edition of 1903


129) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Templecombe 1930. Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plan folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheet 75.16, Edition of 1930. Good coverage of railway station and junction.


130) Ordnance Survey early 25" plan Somerset Wellington Rockwell Green Two adjoining Ordnance Survey twenty-five inches to the mile (1:2,500) scale County Series plans folded to convenient size. Very detailed coverage showing every building. Somerset Sheets 78.4, 78.8, Edition of 1930. Together with the southern sheet in the earlier 1903 Edition, some neat annotation and colourwash.


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