Lobley Hill & Low Streetgate 1895 - Durham Sheet 6.07
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
LOBLEY HILL & LOW STREETGATE 1895 - DURHAM SHEET 6.07
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 detailed map covers a largely rural area around and to the west of Lobley Hill, stretching to Low Streetgate and Broom Lane.
Features include a stretch of the Tanfield Railway, Marshall Lands, Fugar Bar, Marquis of Granby pub, Washingwell Wood, Ponticherry, Trench Hall, Whickham Hill. Though apparently rural, earlier industry is seldom far from the surface. On the reverse we include an extract from the 1st edition map of 1856.
The map links up with Tyneside 23 Gateshead South to the north, Durham 6.07 Lobley Hill to the west, Co Durham 7.05 Gateshead Fell to the east.
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