Ordnance Survey is the National Mapping Agency for Great Britain. We have just rebuilt the Historical Mapping pages on our website.
Our Historical Mapping Archive holds approximately 500,000 original maps, dating back to the early 19th century. They cover most towns and villages in Great Britain and our historical researchers will be happy to identify the correct mapping for customers. Copies of the maps are available to the public for both research and general purposes from our on-line map shop at:
Jul 06, 2017 0In 1653, a small Cromwellian warship was lost off the west...