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List of old maps

Here's our list of maps we've found covering the Thornbury area. Some of these (marked ‡) are out of copyright and are available to explore using our old maps viewer; read more about these maps.

OS 25" County Series

Highly detailed maps, at 25 inches to the mile.

Thornbury is covered by maps 63.2 (Castle), 63.3 (Morton), 63.6 (High St), 63.7 (Sibland). Alveston is on 63.10 with a little over on 63.11.


OS 1/2" Road Map

Sheet 32. 1920s.


Bartholomew's New Reduced Survey, 1/2"

‡ Sheet 28, Bath and Bristol, B22, published 1922.

OS 4th Series

† Sheet 103, Stroud & Chepstow, 135.1036, fully revised 1913, roads 1932, railways 1928, minor corrections 1931.

OS 5th Series

Blue cover, picture of man on hill.


OS Military Editions

† GSGS 3907, Sheet 103, Stroud & Chepstow, 4/450/1/43BJ, 5th Edition Style, 2nd War Revision 1940. Published 1942.


OS 1" New Popular (6th)

‡ Sheet 156, Bristol & Stroud, 18046/Cr, fully revised 1930, published 1946.

OS 1" 7th Series

‡ Sheet 155, Bristol & Newport, 4020, fully revised 1949, published 1953.
† Sheet 156, Bristol & Stroud, A, fully revised 1949, published 1953.
† Sheet 156, Bristol & Stroud, A///, fully revised 1949, major roads 1963, published 1963.


OS 1" 7th Series Red cover


OS Landranger

1:50,000

† Sheet 162, Gloucester & Forest of Dean, C1, revised 1997, selected changes 2002.
† Sheet 172, Bristol & Bath, A/*, revised 1970, selected roads 1975.
† Sheet 172, Bristol & Bath, C/2, selected revisions 2002, minor change 2003, published 2003.


OS Explorer

1:25,000

† Sheet 167, Thornbury, Dursley & Yate, A, revised 1998, published 1998.


Key:

† In collection.
‡ In collection, available in map browser.


Current maps


See also

View our old maps
More information on the maps available to view
Mapping Thornbury with OpenStreetMap
Local history organisations and events


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