25" First and Second Edition O.S. maps

Scope and Content

Late 19th century, 25" Ordnance Survey maps of Wales. Coverage of Wales is fairly comprehensive, though not complete.

Administrative / Biographical History

Produced by Ordnance Survey as part of their mapping programme, from 1887 to 1889, at a scale of 25" to the mile. The collection is made up of a mixture of two published editions, known as the First and Second Edition maps.

Arrangement

Maps are arranged in map number order.

Conditions Governing Access

Material is on full public access.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the National Monuments Record of England.

Note

Edwards, G.M.

Other Finding Aids

NMRW holds Ordnance Survey key maps, from which map numbers can be gleaned, and a written list of the maps has been produced.

Alternative Form Available

The collection consists of published printed material.

Conditions Governing Use

The material is out of copyright.

Custodial History

The maps were originally part of a larger collection, covering England and Wales, held by the National Monuments Record of England. The Welsh maps were transferred to the NMRW in 04/1992.

Location of Originals

The collection consists of published printed material.

Geographical Names