Brendon Books

Old Mapping(Reference #487)
An extensive archive of historical maps are available dating from the early 19th century. Historical Mapping can reveal the history of the country's landscape as a snapshot in time. Whether you are tracing a village's development, the history of land or looking for your family's ancestral home, historical mapping can assist you.

* Legal, historical and environmental research
* Land Management
* Conservation
* Reference & Educational Purposes
* Giving as Present

Historical Mapping is available for different editions.

County Editions - mainly at 1:2,500 and 1:10,560 Scales. Price: 25.00
Generally, these are:
First Edition. First County Series survey, published between 1843 and 1893.
Second Edition. First County Series revision, published between 1891 and 1912.
Third Edition. Second county series revision, published between 1904 and 1939.
Fourth Edition. Third county series revision, published between 1919 and 1943.
There were some towns mapped at 1:500 and 1:528.

National Grid Editions
Prices: 1:10,000 or 10,560 : 38.00
1:2,500 2 x 1 km: 55.00
1:2,500 1 x 1 km, 1,250 1 x 1 km : 40.00
First National Grid Editions date from 1945 onwards.
Superseded small-scale maps (dating from 1801) Prices: 25.00
Range of scales.
1:25,000, 1:50,000, 1:63,360 (one inch), 1:100,000, 1:126,720 (half inch), 1:250,000, 1:625,222 and 1:1,000,000.

Please allow 2-3 weeks from making your initial enquiry.

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Please let us know which edition you require (if known). Also, please let us know a specific date or period you want to be covered on the map. Date or time period:

First Edition: 1843 and 1893:

Second Edition: 1891 and 1912:

Third Edition: 1904 and 1939:

Fourth Edition: 1919 and 1943:

Miscellaneous Editions:

Your query will be dealt with within 8 working hours.
Once you have made you enquiry, we will reply to you with the information on the maps that meet your requirements.

Old Mapping