Walker & Hebburn 1895 - Tyneside Sheet 13a
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
WALKER & HEBBURN 1895 - TYNESIDE SHEET 13a
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 maps for this area to show how the area has changed over the years.
The maps cover a busy area, with sections of both Walker and Hebburn either side of the River Tyne. Features on the Walker side include Neptune Shipbuilding Yard, Wallsend Shipbuilding Yard, Walker Shipyard, Neptune Engine Works and Boiler Works, Glue & Chemical Works, Low Walker Landing, NER Riverside Branch with many sidings to works, part of Wincomblee, Low Walker area, part of Walkergate area, St Anthony's RC church, Christ Church, dry docks, Mitchell's Buildings, ferry crossings, etc.
Features on the Hebburn side include Hebburn Shipbuilding Yard, Bauxite Works, Reyrolle Hebburn Works, part of Hebburn Colliery, Presbyterian church, RC church, etc.
Each map includes a specially written introduction to the area, together with extracts from early directories.
The maps link up with Tyneside Sheets 6 Wallsend to the North, 12 Byker to the West, 14 Wallsend to the East and 19a St Anthonys to the South.
It will be posted in a board backed envelope to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.