Smethwick 1938 - Staffordshire Sheet 72.03c
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
SMETHWICK 1938 - STAFFORDSHIRE SHEET 72.03c
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 three versions of this detailed map, showing how the area changed across the years. It covers a good area of Smethwick, then a Municipal Borough, including much of Uplands, Victoria and Soho Wards. Coverage stretches from Auckland Road eastward to Vittoria Street, and from Great Arthur Street southward to Florence Road. A small portion of Birmingham is also included. The map is also Warwickshire Sheet 13.03.
Features include Victoria Park, tramways and depot, Cape Hill Brewery, St George's Works, Patent Screw Works, London Works, Imperial Wire Mills, Soho Foundry, Cornwall Engineering Works, Credenda Steel Tube Works, Kingston Metal Works, District Iron & Steel Works, Smethwick Iron Foundry, Holy Trinity church, St Matthew's church, LNWR Stour Valley line with Smethwick station, Soap Works Junction, Bridge Wharf, Birmingham Canal, Smethwick Locks, St Michael & All Angels church, etc.
The map links up with Staffordshire sheets 68.15 Hawthorns to the north, 72.07 Bearwood to the south, Worcestershire sheet 5.02 Langley to the west and Warwickshire sheet 13.04 Winson Green to the east.
It will be posted in a board backed envelope to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.