Historical Maps

Roque 1746John Rocque’s 1746 Map?

Although this has been labelled as Rocque’s map of 1746, the original 24 sheet map does not extend this far north. I wonder if anyone knows whose map this really is and the date of it.


land use map


Land Utilisation Survey 1935

This is an unusual way to view an area. The key shows: light areas as Meadowland, purple areas as Gardens and Orchards, and pink areas as Land Agriculturally Unproductive