Great Bridge & Toll End 1913 - Staffordshire Sheet 68.05b
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
GREAT BRIDGE & TOLL END 1913 - STAFFORDSHIRE SHEET 68.05b
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.
We have published two versions of this map, showing how the area changed across the years. They cover the Great Bridge and Toll End area, west of West Bromwich, east of Tipton. Other districts include Ocker Hill, Golds Hill, Golds Green, Harvills Hawthorn and part of Horseley Heath (in bottom left corner).
It is a busy map, especially rich in industrial information, and features include LNWR South Staffordshire Line with Great Bridge station, GWR Great Bridge Branch with station, Balls Hill Branch canal, Walsall Canal, Haines Branch Canal, Tame Valley Canal, Toll End Junction, Toll End Locks, Ryders Green Locks, Golds Green Slag Works, Swan Farm Brick Works, tramways, Great Bridge centre with Market Place, Horseley Colliery, Tipton Cemetery, Cotterill Farm Colliery (disused), old coal shafts, remains of old industry and coalfield, Moat Farm, St Martin's church etc.
The map links up with sheets 68.01 Wednesbury to the north, 67.08 Tipton to the west, 68.06 West Bromwich North to the east, 68.09 Greets Green to the south.
It will be posted in a board backed envelope to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.