Here are the details of maps for West Bromwich (N):
Staffs 68.06a West Bromwich (North) 1885 - published 2013; intro by Malcolm Nixon. ISBN.978-1-84784-648-8 This map
Staffs 68.06b West Bromwich (North) 1885 - published 1990; intro by John Maddison. ISBN.978-0-85054-356-8
Staffs 68.06d West Bromwich (North) 1938 - published 2018; intro by Mike Jee. ISBN.978-1-78721-165-0
Note that we have two versions of the 1885 map, one in full colour, the other black & white, and a later map covering the area in 1938.
The maps cover the northern part of West Bromwich, with coverage stretching from Churchfield northward to Hatley Heath, westward to Blacklake. The main urban area is Hill Top, in the NW corner.
Features (on the 1885 maps) include Hill Top with St James church, reading room, Balls Hill Farm, Albert Street Iron Works, Wallface Colliery (disused), tramway, stretch of GWR railway (but no stations), Blacklake Colliery, old shafts, Borough Gas Works, Oakwood Farm, White's Farm Colliery, Waterloo Iron Works, Ridgacre Branch Canal, Halford Branch Canal, Jesson's Branch Canal, Hall End Colliery (in centre of map), Hall End area, Shrubbery Colliery, Churchfield House, West Bromwich Cemetery, infectious diseases hospital, Hateley Heath area with St Mary's Mission Chapel etc.
West Bromwich (North) 1885 (Coloured Edition) - Old Ordnance Survey Maps - The Godfrey Edition
- Brand: Alan Godfrey Maps
- Product Code: St68.06A
- Availability: 2
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