Reigate 1895 - Surrey Sheet 26.15
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
REIGATE 1895 - SURREY SHEET 26.15
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 the centre of Reigate, and an area stretching eastward to Hatchlands Corner, and northward to Wray Common and Wray Park. Author Alan Jackson comments that the map "vividly portrays the contrast between its medieval street pattern (West Street, High Street, Bell Street) and its then new Victorian growth to the north and east". Features include Market Place, Castle Grounds, station, The Priory, St Mary Magdalene's church, Reigate Lodge, Great Doods, cemetery, Underhill Park. There is a directory of private inhabitants in 1899 on the reverse.
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