Ordnance Survey Road Maps of England and Wales

Ordnance Survey Road Maps of England and Wales


1930's England & Wales Ordnance Survey Maps.
A set of 3rd edition Ordnance Survey road maps of England and Wales in original green cloth case with gilt writing to the front 'Ordnance Survey. Maps of England & Wales. scale 4 miles to 1 inch'. The case contains 10 maps and when opened each map measures 30 ¼" wide by 22 ¾" high.
The 10 maps are:-
2A) Lancs. and Yorks, 3) Yorkshire, 4A) North Wales, 6A) North - East Midlands, 7A) South Wales, 8A) South - Midlands, 9A) East Anglia, 10) South - West England, 11) Wessex & 12A) South - East England.

Each map is made up of 21pannels, the front cover with a blue picture with a gentleman holding open one of the maps. He has a very early motorcycle and is wearing a long over coat with a flat cap and goggles. Written to the front 'Scale 1/4 inch to 1 mile, Price: mounted in sections, 4/6 Net, published by the ORDNANCE SURVEY OFFICE Southampton', with a George V royal crest. A nice set of vintage road maps.


Height 21 cm / 8 12"
Width 24.5 cm / 9 "
Depth 6 cm / 2 "

Circa late 1930's




Used but in very good condition. Two maps missing.