Winson Green & Hockley 1888 - Warwickshire Sheet 13.04a
STEVE GARTON GENEALOGY - GODFREY EDITION OLD ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS
WINSON GREEN & HOCKLEY 1888 - WARWICKSHIRE SHEET 13.04a
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 busy map, showing how the area changed across the years.
The maps cover the busy Winson Green area of north west Birmingham, including parts of Hockley, Gib Heath and Brookfields. Coverage stretches from Winson Street eastward to Hockley Hill and from Charleville Road southward to Spring Hill. The many features include Winson Green Prison (left blank for security reasons), City Lunatic Asylum, Workhouse and Infirmary, Atlas Works, General Cemetery, Warstone Lane Cemetery, Birmingham Canal, Birmingham Canal (Old Line), GWR railway with Soho station, Hockley station, goods stations, Hockley goods yard; LNWR railway incl Winson Green station, Soho Junction; tramways and depot, Soho Pool Wharf, St Chrysostom's church, Time Watch Works, The Mint, disinfecting station, many schools, many streets of mostly terraced housing, many small works, Soho Hill Chapel etc. We include a selection of street directory entries on the reverse of each map.
The map links up with sheets 7.16 Handsworth to the north, 14.01 Birmingham North to the east, 13.08 Birmingham West to the south; and Staffordshire sheet 72.03 Smethwick to the west.
It will be posted in a board backed envelope to ensure it reaches you in perfect condition.