Cheshire. 1577 Christopher SaxtonChestria Vulgo Chester, 1581 Braun & Hogenberg Angliae Civitas.
City-view of Chester, with twenty-four points identified by key. (54kb)
Chester. 1611 John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine
Chester. ca.1620 Daniel Meisner in Libellus novus politicus emblematicus civitatum
( the motto heading means "envy hurts herself")
Cheshire. 1627 Pieter Van Den Keere
Cheshire. ca.1630 Speed/Kaerius (39kb)
The Countye Palatine of Chester. Comitatus Cestrensis. ca.1640 Jan Jansson Garwood & Voight
Plan of the Fortifications for the City of Chester i n 1643. Engraved
for Hemingway’s Chester. 1829 (42kb) Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com
Cheshire . 1664 J. Blaeu
Cheshire . 1742 Thomas Badeslade. pub. W. H. Toms in Chorographica Britanniæ
(High resolution images of the 1st and the extensively revised 3rd states of this atlas)
Cheshire. 1766 John Ellis in Ellis's English Atlas : or, A Compleat Chorography of England and Wales
The Road from London to Carlisle. 1766 J. Gibson in London Magazine
(via Staffs.,Cheshire, Lancashire, Westmoreland, Cumberland and Northumberland)
Cheshire. 1770 Thomas Kitchin in England Displayed, (originally published in the London Magazine, 1750)
A Plan of the Grand canal from the Trent to the Mersey. 1771 Gentleman's Magazine
Stockport-Cheadle area. 1777 Peter Burdett (61kb)
Cheshire. 1784 Thomas Kitchin pub. Alex Hogg. (originally pub. 1750, London Magazine)
Cheshire. 1787 John Seller in Francis Gose's Antiquities of Great Britain.
Cheshire. 1789 John Cary (184KB)
Chester. 1793 in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester, pub. John Stockdale
Environs of Mottram in Longendale ( including Ashton Under Lyne). 1794 anonymous engraver, published in Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & MapsPlan of the Canal from the Trent to the Mersey. 1794 engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester , pub. John Stockdale Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps
A Plan of the Canal from Manchester to Runcorn. 1794 engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester , pub. John Stockdale Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps
Stockport-Cheadle area. 1800 Stopford (113kb)
Chester. ca.1800 Murray and Smart
Cheshire. 1805 George Cole, engraved by W. Maestay in The British Atlas (1810), (originally printed to accompany The Beauties of England and Wales by E. W. Brayley and J. Britton.)
Your Old Maps Online
Cheshire. 1806 S. Neele for Daniel and Samuel Lysons' Magna Britannia; Being a Concise Topographical Account of The Several Counties of Great Britain. Cadell and Davies, 1806
Cheshire. 1808 John Cary in the New English Atlas
Stockport. 1817 Sidney Hall. . Engraved for Arrowsmith in 1817. (22kb)
Cheshire. 1835 Robert Creighton, engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.
Stockport. ca. 1835 Robert Creighton, engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.
Chester. ca. 1835 Robert Creighton, engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.
Macclesfield. ca. 1835 Robert Creighton, engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.
Cheshire. 1836 W. Schmollinger. for Thomas Moule's The English Counties Delineated; or, A Topographical Description of England.
Plan of part of the River Dee. 1839 G Aikman (28kb)
Cheshire. 1840 J.Archer
Cheshire. 1840 R.Creighton & J.C. Walker
Cheadle Hulme. 1844 Tithe Map (redrawn)
From 1844 Tithe Map of Cheadle Hulme, J Taylor, Redrawn by Frank & Teretta Mitchell, Gatley
(1975) Copyright. (Available from Stockport / Cheadle Hulme Libraries). (293kb)
Offerton,Stockport. 1848 Tithe Map (90kb)
Cheshire. 1849 Robert Creighton, engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.
Cheshire. 1852 or 1854. Sydney Hall in A Travelling County Atlas.
This work was first published in 1842 and went through numerous updated editions until 1880.
This is one of the first editions to distinguish between completed railways (thick black line) and projected railways (thin hatched line), some of which were never completed.
Chester. 1853 John McGahey in McGahey's New Chester Guide.
Cheshire. 1863 Edward Weller for Cassell's Weekly Despatch Atlas
Cheshire. ca.1870 W. Hughes for Virtue's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland.
Staffordshire, Shropshire and Cheshire. 1898 W. & A.K. Johnston for Encyclopaedia Britannica , 9th edn.
Birkenhead area. ca.1880 detail from County Map pub. William Mackenzie
Cheshire ca.1881 Ordnance Survey (detailed maps)
Cheshire.(Eastern Section) 1885 Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
Cheshire.(Western Section) 1885 Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales. London Ancestor
Cheshire. 1889 Encyclopaedia Brittannica
Clickable map, high resolution, great detail.
Cheshire. 1892 George Phillp and Son in Phillips Handy Atlas
Chester.town-plan(and detail) 1900 K.Baedeker (91kb)
Environs of Liverpool & the estuaries of the Mersey and Dee.. ca.1910 J.BartholomewChester. 1922 Author unknown (144kb)
Christleton - An ongoing project to list and illustrate printed maps published between 1577 and 1870 that show the village of Christleton
by Richard Nicholson
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