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Lancashire.    1579  Christopher Saxton. engraved by Remigius Hogenberg.

Slaidburn. estate map.  1591
Christopher Saxton

Yorke; Shrowsbury; Lancaster; Richmont. town plans.  1600 Georg Braun & Franz Hogenberg
Tooley Adams & Co.

Lancastriae Comitatus palatinus clim pars Brigantum   ca.1610 Christopher Saxton engr. William Hole for Camden's Britannia

 Lancaster.    1611 John Speed   in the The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

Lancashire.   1611  John Speed  in the The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

Lancaster.   1617  Braun & Hogenberg.

Swire's plan of Manchester in 1620. (1824) William Wales - Wales & Co. Castle Street Liverpool

Lancashire. ca. 1630  Pieter van der Keere, Old World Auctions

Lancastriae. 1637  William Kip engr. William Hole after Christopher Saxton in Camden's Britannia                  The Boydell Galleries

Lancashire.   1645  J. Blaeu

Lancastria Palatinus....   c.1647  Jan Jansson  The Boydell Galleries

Northumbria, including the Counties of Northumberland, Cumberland, Durham, Westmoreland, Lancaster and York.   ca.1680   Nicolas Sanson

The County Palatine of Lancaster 1695 Robert Morden in Camden's Britannia  Robert Ross & Co.

Liverpool. - early 18th century

Turnpike Roads of Lancashire and Cheshire. Showing their progressive development.

Swire's plan of Liverpool in 1720  (1824)   William Wales - Wales & Co. Castle Street Liverpool

The County Palatine of Lancaster.   1722  Robert Morden  in Camden's Britannia

Liverpool: Town plan. 1725  J. Chadwick (1860 lithograph of original)  The Boydell Galleries

Lancashire. 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)

Lancashire.   1744  John Cowley for R.Dodsley's The Geography of Britain

Lancashire.   1748.  Thomas Osborne in Geographia Magnae Britanniae.   Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Lancashire.   1753  John Rocque in The Small British Atlas   Robert Ross & Co.

Slaidburn Townfields. 1758  R. Clapham

Slaidburn.   1765  J. B. Lang

Plan of the Duke of Bridgewater's Canal, Liverpool to Manchester.
1766  Gentleman's Magazine

The Road from York to Chester
The Road from York to Whitby
The Road from York to Scarborough
The Road from York to Lancaster
The Road from Manchester to Derby
  1766
  Thomas Bowen in The Gentlemans Magazin e

The Road from London to Carlisle.   1766  J. Gibson in The London Magazine
(via Staffs.,Cheshire, Lancashire, Westmoreland, Cumberland and Northumberland)

Manchester   1772 T.Tinker
City map with engravings of important buildings.(large file)

A Plan of the Grand Canal now making between Leeds and Liverpool.   1772  Gentlemans Magazine

A Plan of the Grand canal from the Trent to the Mersey.  1771  Gentlemans Magazine

A Plan of the Propos'd Navigable Canal from the Leeds & Liverpool Canal near Eccleston....to Kendal in Westmoreland.   1772  Gentlemans Magazine.

Plan of the Duke of Bridgewater's Navigable Canal
 1776  J. Prockter

A Plan of the Old Navigation Canal from Liverpool to Manchester (in part), and of the Duke of Bridgewater's Canal from the Coal Mine to Manchester and to Stradford. 1766  Gentleman's Magazine

A Plan of the Duke of Bridgewater's Navigable Canal already made with the Extention proposed from Altrincham to Liverpool. 1766  J. Prockter in The History of Inland Navigation, Particularly that of the Duke of Bridgewater,  London,  1766

Lancashire.   1783  John Seller in Grose's Antiquities of Great Britain

Lancashire.    1786 Yates
very large, detailed map

Lancashire.   1787  John Cary in his New and Correct English Atlas   Your Old Maps Online

Lancashire.   1787  John Cary in his New and Correct English Atlas

Manchester.   1788 Lewis's Directory
Detailed map of city  (large file)

A Topographical Plan of Manchester and Salford with the adjacent Parts; shewing also the different   Allotments of Land proposed to be built on.(detail)   1791 C. Laurent.  pub. J Stockdale

Cheshire, Flintshire, Lancashire.   1794  John Cary   rchampagnewishes

West Lancashire.   1794  John Cary  
section 40 of  of Cary's Map of England

Parts of East Lancashire, Yorkshire.   1794  John Cary   section 40 of  of Cary's Map of England

Canal from Liverpool to Leeds.   1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester, pub. John Stockdale    Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Lancaster Canal   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 Huddersfield to Ashton under Lyne.   1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester , pub. John Stockdale    Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

The Environs of Mottram.  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

Lancs:Canal Map. 1793/4  Aiken/Stockdale.Manchester to Runcorn. Shows River Mersey. Warrington, Altringham.

The Rochdale Canal  1795  John Stockdale   Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Index Map to the Canals, Rivers & Roads etc of Lancashire and Cheshire . 1794 J. Stockdale

Liverpool, street plan.   ca.1801   George Cole.  engr.J.Roper  in The British Atlas

Manchester, street plan .  ca.1801   George Cole.  engr.J.Roper  in The British Atlas

Lancashire.    1803  John Aikin in England Delineated  The Old Map Shop

A New Map of the County Palatine of Lancaster.  1804  Charles Smith in Smith's New Atlas.

Lancashire.   John Cary  1806  in Cary's New English Atlas published 1809

Lancashire. 1808 Benjamin Pitts Capper,  engr. H Cooper for A Topographical Dictionary of the United Kingdom pub. R. Phillips
Antiquemaps-online

Lancashire. 1809  John Cary  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Liverpool, Warrington, Leigh area .  1809 John Cary (detail of map above)
Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Lancashire. 1814  John Cary in Cary's Traveller's Companion   The Old Map Shop

Ashton under Lyne. 1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Blackburn.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Bolton.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Lancaster.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Oldham.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Preston.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

Rochdale.   1817  Sydney Hall.  Engraved for Arrowsmith

St Peter's Field, Manchester.
1819 map of the site of the Peterloo Massacre

Lancashire.     1833 Sidney Hall in A New British Atlas   rookesfineart

The Lakes of Cumberland and Lancashire .  1822   John Cary in Cary's New Itinerary

Manchester-Salford.    1825  Water Street/Quay Street. Plan of the Castlefield Basin Area. Proceedings of the Committee of the House of Commons on the Liverpool and Manchester Railroad Bill.

Manchester-Salford.   1825  Water Street/Quay Street. (Detail)

Lancashire . 1829  G.Hennet
very large, detailed map

Liverpool.    1832  Lt. Robert Dawson in Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales : shewing their boundaries as established by the Boundaries' Act, passed 11th July 1832

Preston , 1832. Lt. Robert K. Dawson,  Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Rochdale, 1832.  Lt. Robert K. Dawson

Liverpool, street plan.   ca.1833 (includes plan of Liverpool in 1729) Society for the Diffusion of Knowledge

Lancashire Hundreds   1835  Robert Creighton and J.&C. Walker. (Map drawn up for the establishment of new Electoral Boundaries)

Salford.  1835  Lt. Robert Dawson in Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales : shewing their boundaries as established by the Boundaries' Act, passed 11th July 1832

Preston.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Salford.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Manchester.  ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Clitheroe.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Oldham.  ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Wigan.  ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Lancaster.  ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Bolton.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Blackburn.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Lancashire .  1836 W. Schmollinger. for Thomas Moule's The English Counties Delineated; or, A Topographical Description of England.

Liverpool.   1836  T.Starling for The Society for the Diffusion of Universal Knowledge.

Lancashire . 1836 drawn and engraved by J. & C. Walker, published in The History of ... Lancaster,

Lancashire .  1840  Joshua Archer for   Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain

Lancashire .  1840   Joshua Archer for   Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain

Preston & Oldham - electoral districts .   1840   Robert Creighton  engr. J. & C. Walker for  Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Ashton UL, Warrington, Bury & Rochdale- electoral districts.   1840 Robert Creighton  engr. J. & C. Walker
for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

South West Lancashire.   1842  Mitchell (Inset in map of England and Wales in Mitchell's Atlas)

Caton 1843  Tithe Map

Slaidburn. 1844  Tithe Map. 

Manchester-Chorlton on Medlock  Granby Row.   1844 Manchester South Junction and Altrincham Railway:  Plan and section of that portion of the intended Railway forming the junction between the Manchester and Birmingham and Liverpool and Manchester Railways. Joseph Locke, FRS,  George Watson Buck & William Baker, Engineers

Manchester-Salford. London Road. 1844 Manchester South Junction and Altrincham Railway:  Plan and section of that portion of the intended Railway forming the junction between the Manchester and Birmingham and Liverpool and Manchester Railways. Joseph Locke, FRS,  George Watson Buck & William Baker, Engineers

Blackpool.Fleetwood & Lytham.  1844/5

Lancashire   1845  in Reuben Ramble's Travels through the Counties of England. With Maps and Historical Vignettes. Lithographic reproductions of the maps in  Miller's New Miniature Atlas (1810) and intended for children.

Lancaster.   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Longridge   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Adlington   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Brierfield  1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Burscough/Burscough Bridge   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Clayton-le-Moors  1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Lytham  1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Padiham  1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Parbold and Newburgh   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Skelmersdale   1845  OS First Edition 1/10,560 (6-inch)

Plan of the  Liverpool Docks.  1846  Jesse Hartley (Dock Surveyor)  engr. C.B. Graham, Washington, D.C.                                   The Old Map Shop

Plan of  Docks and Warehouses Proposed to be made at Birkenhead in the county of Chester.  1849  J.M. Rendel, engr. C.B. Graham, Washington, D.C.  The Old Map Shop

Environs of Liverpool.   1850  Thomas Cowperthwait. (Inset detail from England)

North Lancashire and Furness,   1850  Ordnance Survey First Edition 1:10,560 County Series
  very detailed navigable maps and a gazetteer - (only covers Lancashire North of Bolton at present)

Preston   1851.  From the Illustrated Atlas. London: John Tallis & Co

Manchester, street plan.    1851.  From the Illustrated Atlas . London: John Tallis & Co

Lancashire.  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.
Rookesfineart

Manchester Ship Canal.  ca.1860  Guyot and Wood. pub. William Mackenzie   Classical Images  
(note: there are three editions of this map on this page, 1860, 1885 and 1890, each differing slightly in detail)

Liverpool Docks.   ca.1860   J.Bartholomew for R. Fullarton.

Liverpool.  1863  John Dower   published in The Weekly Dispatch

Manchester and Salford.  1863   B.R.Davies  published in  The Weekly Dispatch

South West Liverpool.   1863 B.R.Davies (detail from Liverpool map  in The Weekly Dispatch Atlas)

Over Darwen area.     1863 .  B.R.Davies (detail from county map  in The Weekly Dispatch Atlas)

Lancashire.   ca.1870   W.Hughes. for The National Gazetteer :   Virtue & Sons London

The Proposed Manchester Ship Canal.   1870  Guyot and Wood.,  pub.William Mackenzie

Liverpool-Birkenhead area.   ca.1870   A.Fullarton. (detail fromThe Environs of Liverpool and the Estuaries of the Mersey & Dee)

ESTATES NEAR THE PROPERTY OF RICHARD HARRISON, JOHN LEWIS and THOMAS WILSON
 FRANCE ESQ. ON THE LANCASTER ROAD FROM GREAT ECCELSTON   1873

FIELDS NEAR THE PROPERTY OF GEORGE HELM, ROBERT SHARPLES and RICHARD COOKSON ON THE HIGHWAY FROM PRESTON TO LONGRIDGE, a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of Whittingham  1873

CROSS NOP END ESTATE on the road from Chipping to Lancaster and near land belonging to T. Weld Blundell, John Fletcher, Miss Preston and Thomas Batty Addison Esquire, a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of CHIPPING   1873

LEMON HOUSE and BRADKIRK ESTATES on the Highway from Preston to Blackburn near Tram  Road and near land belonging to Robert Pennyman Brown, Sir Henry Bold  Hochton, William Eccles, Rev C. L. Wood and R. T. Parker a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of WALTON-LE DALE  1873

BUILDING LAND near WILLOWS CHAPEL on the Highway from Wrea Green to Kirkham near land belonging to Edmund Birley Esquire, Rev. Frederick Hines and Charles Roberts,  a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of KIRKHAM 1873

VARIOUS ESTATES ( near land belonging to Joseph Singleton, Robert Page, Thomas Stirzaker, Rev E. C. Swainson, Dr Williams, John Whiteside, Hugh Hornby and Henry Walton) a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of GREENHALGH .  1873

AN ESTATE NEAR WHEEL LANE & THE METHODIST CHAPEL bordering land belonging to Henry Cardner Esquire and Thomas Corless, a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of  PILLING.  1873

FIELDS ON WHITTINGHAM LANE, EAST OF LONGLEY LANE, NEAR THE LAND OF THOMAS SUMNER ESQUIRE a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of WHITTINGHAM.   1873

a portion of THE TOWNSHIP of GREENHALGH with THISTLETON.   1873

Barrow-Dalton in Furness area.   ca.1880   detail from County Map pub. William Mackenzie

The Town and Borough of Liverpool. 1880. J. Bartholomew. (detail)

Blackpool  1881

Plan of Liverpool. 1881  Charles Letts

The Environs of Manchester.   1882 maker unknown

Liverpool.-sewers,contourlines and municipal boundaries. 1882  Cartographer not known

Liverpool -city plan.  1883  George W. Bacon in The New Ordnance Atlas of the British Isles

Manchester -city plan.   1883  George W. Bacon in The New Ordnance Atlas of the British Isles

The Manchester Ship Canal.   ca.1885  William Mackenzie
(note: there are three editions of this map on this page, 1860, 1885 and 1890, each differing slightly in detail)

North Lancashire(Section 1) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                         London Ancestor

North Lancashire(Section 2) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                        London Ancestor

North East Lancashire 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                                  
London Ancestor
  

South East Lancashire 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                                  
London Ancestor

<> South West Lancashire 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                                  
London Ancestor

Ashton under Lyne. Eastern Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                 London Ancestor

Ashton under Lyne. Western Section) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                               London Ancestor

Liverpool (Eastern Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                     London Ancestor

Liverpool (Western Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                    London Ancestor

Manchester (Northern Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                   London Ancestor

Manchester (Southern Section) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                   London Ancestor

Preston (Eastern Section) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                                                 London Ancestor

Preston (Western Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                           
London Ancestor

Port Sunlight.    1888 Plan drawn by M.Adams for Lord Leverhulme

Preston.   1889  W.Brown
large scale, detailed map

The Manchester Ship Canal.
  ca.1890
  William Mackenzie
(note: there are three editions of this map on this page, 1860, 1885 and 1890, each differing slightly in detail)

Liverpool.   1897  Century Atlas Company. (detail from map of England and Wales)

OS 1/2500 first editions c. 1890

      Accrington and Church
      Bacup
      Burnley
      Carnforth
      Chorley
      Clitheroe
      Colne
      Fleetwood
      Garstang
      Great Harwood
      Haslingden
      Kirkham and Wesham
      Lancaster
      Leyland
      Morecambe
      Nelson
      Ormskirk
      Poulton-le-Fylde
      Rawtenstall
      Ribchester
      Rossendale Valley
      Slaidburn
      Whalley

Plan of Manchester.  1892  J. Bartholomew in Black's Handy Atlas

Lancashire(North).   1892  George Phillp and Son in Phillips handy Atlas

Lancashire(South).   1892  George Phillp and Son inPhillips handy Atlas

Blackpool .  1893

Liverpool. 1898  Meyer  in German lexikon Brockhaus. Published by Leipzig Bibliographisches  Institut.

Manchester .town-plan(and detail)  1900 K.Baedeker

Liverpool. town-plan(and detail)  1900 K.Baedeker

Runcorn to Warrington.   1903 Ordnance Survey   Your Old Maps Online

East Liverpool.   1903 Ordnance Survey  
Your Old Maps Online

Liverpool   1923 Ordnance Survey  
Your Old Maps Online

Environs of Liverpool & the estuaries of the Mersey and Dee.. ca.1910  J.Bartholomew

Liverpool-docks area.   1910  Baedeckers Guide  Generations Press

Liverpool Docks.  1920  George Phillip. detail from The New Mercantile Marine Atlas

Bolton.        1920 Ordnance Survey   Your Old Maps Online

Preston-Lytham area. 1922   Detail from Ordinance Survey

Manchester.   1922  G.Bartholomew. (detail from The Towns of England in The Times Atlas)

Liverpool.  1922  G.Bartholomew. (detail from The Towns of England in The Times Atlas)
 
 
Knowsley Local History
a great site with old maps and local history of:
Cronton, Halewood, Huyton, Kirkby, Knowsley, Prescott, Roby, Tarbock, Whiston.

Whiston-Prescott Union Workhouse, Whiston area, 1892  Ordnance Survey
Whiston-Potteries area. 1892  Ordinance Survey
Whiston-Poor Law Institution.  1927  Ordnance Survey
Whiston Brick Works.  1927 Ordnance Survey
Whiston and Halsnead Park  1897  Ordinance Survey
Tarbock Hall.  1854  Detail from Tithe Map
Tarbock Green  1854  Detail from Tithe map
Tarbock.  1908  Ordinance Survey
Roby Village. 1907  Ordinance Survey
Roby Village & Page Moss.  1908  Ordinance Survey
Prescot. 1893  Ordinance Survey
Prescot. 1909 Ordinance Survey
Knowlsey. 1908 Ordinance Survey
Knowlsey. 1909 Ordinance Survey
Knowlsey, Lord Derby's Estate. 1909 Ordinance Survey
Kirkby Row. 1839  Detail from Tithe Map
Kirkby area.  1894 Ordinance Survey
Kirkby North.  1908 Ordinance Survey
Kirkby South.  1908 Ordinance Survey
Huyton.  1850  Detail from Tithe Map
Huyton Quarry.  1907 Ordinance Survey
Huyton Village.  1907  Ordinance Survey
Huyton - Blacklow Brow.  1907  Ordinance Survey
Huyton.  1908  Ordinance Survey
Halewood - Lower lane.  1843.  Detail from Tithe Map
Halewood -Old Hut Farm.  1843.  Detail from Tithe Map
Halewood -Lane Ends.  1843.  Detail from Tithe Map
Halewood.  1908 Ordinance Survey
Halewood south.  1908 Ordinance Survey
Cronton.  1843 Detail from Tithe Map
Cronton.  1908  Ordinance Survey