Belfast Shankill 1901 - Country Antrim Sheet 60.08
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
BELFAST SHANKILL 1901 - COUNTY ANTRIM SHEET 60.08
These detailed maps normally cover an area of about one and a half miles by one mile. Each map includes an introduction and many include extracts of directories, local transport timetables and additional maps.
This very detailed map covers a busy area of north west Belfast, including the Crumlin Road, Shankill Road and Woodvale Road area. Coverage stretches from Agnes Street westward to Ballygomartin Road, and from Ardilea Street southward to Conway Street and Cupar Street Factory.
Features on the map include Shankill Road, Lawnbrook Weaving Factory, Glenwood Mill, Cupar Street Factory, Springfield School, Springfield Bleach Works, Forth River Brick Works, bleach greens, Springhill, Brookfield Weaving Factory, Woodvale Park, Edenderry Mill, Belfast Foundry, Crumlin Road, Parkview Brick Works, Ballygomartin Road, Glenview, Glencairn, Crumlin Road Flax Mill, Brookfield Flax Spinning Mill, Rosebank Factory, Holy Cross RC Chapel, Edenderry House, Ardoyne house, St Mary's church, Manor Hall, tramways, with many streets of mostly terraced houses, all neatly delineated. On the reverse we include street directory entries for Argyle Street, Beresford Street, Berlin Street, Shankill Road.
The map includes an introductory essay by the Belfast poet Ciaran Carson (1948-2019). Ciaran referred to his experiences while researching this essay in his highly acclaimed volume Belfast Confetti.
The map links up with sheet 60.04 Oldpark to the north, 61.05 North Belfast to the east and 60.12 The Falls to the south.
It will be posted in a board backed envelope to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.