1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. If you're looking for the LostCousins site please click the logo in the top left corner - these forums are for existing LostCousins members only.
  3. This is the LostCousins Forum. If you were looking for the LostCousins website simply click the logo at the top left.
  4. Coronavirus Corner - a place to share your hopes, dreams, and frustrations.
  5. Only registered members can see all the forums - if you've received an invitation to join (it'll be on your My Summary page) please register NOW!

Somerset Ordnance Survey maps from 1884

Discussion in 'More Somerset Resources' started by Cathy, Apr 17, 2013.

  1. Cathy

    Cathy Moderator Staff Member

    The Somerset Archives has two sets of Ordnance Survey maps online. The 1st edition (c1884-87) and the 2nd edition (abt 1900) are available and easily navigated.
    You can choose the location you wish to see in the OS map either by clicking on a map or doing a name search.
    If you haven't used OS maps before, they show not only roads but the position of buildings and even trees. They name many farms and prominent buildings.
    Don't forget the 1851 FamilySearch map if you need an earlier one.

Share This Page