North Hertfordshire 1888 - England Sheet 221
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This map covers Hertfordshire from Lilley and Great Offley eastward to Buntingford and Braughing, and from Therfield southward to Knebworth and Datchworth. Towns on the map include Baldock, Hitchin, Stevenage, Buntingford, plus Letchworth, still very much a village. On the reverse we include a detailed map of the village of Willian, where features include All Saints church, Puncharden Hall, Letchworth Hall, Manor Farm. A directory of Willian is also included.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or church parishes that are included on this map:
Bedfordshire: Arlesey, Campton, Henlow, Holwell, Meppershall, Shillington, Stotfold, Upper Gravenhurst, Upper Stondon.
Hertfordshire: Ardeley, Aspenden, Aston, Baldock, Barkway, Benington, Braughing, Broadfield, Buckland, Buntingford, Clothall, Cottered, Datchworth, Graveley, Great Munden, Great Offley, Great Wymondley, Hitchin, Ickleford, Kelshall, King's Walden, Knebworth, Layston, Letchworth, Lilley, Little Munden, Little Wymondley, Norton, Pirton, Radwell, Reed, Rushden, Sacombe, Sandon, Sheephall, St Paul's Walden, Standon, Stevenage, Therfield, Throcking, Walkern, Wallington, Watton, Westmill, Weston, Whitwell, Willian, Wyddial.
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