www.old-maps.co.uk - the home of the digital Historical Map Archive for mainland Britain. Part of the historic joint venture with Ordnance Survey this site contains historical mapping from Ordnance Survey's Pre and Post WWII County Series mapping at various scales dating from c.1843 to c.1996.
In addition www.old-maps.co.uk now includes Ordnance Survey Town Plans as well as unique Russian Maps of UK locations strategically mapped by the KGB during the Cold War era in colour with magnificent accuracy detail.
It has never been easier to tap into the mapping history of Great Britain with every image accurately positioned against modern geography so that you can search by address, place or grid reference with the date of each old map clearly shown. In addition you can search against historical counties, invaluable when tracing old place names.
All map scales are free to view on-line and all can be purchased as electronic images, prints or pre-framed prints. Images can be emailed to your computer typically within minutes and prints or pre-framed prints will be despatched within 48 hours. Easy to use, the site contains a wealth of information on maps, scales and their use. Critically, all maps are centred to the site location or your choice!
www.old-maps.co.uk is the premium supplier of digital historical mapping in the UK. Established in 1995, our archive now holds over 1 million historical map images including exclusive rights to the KGB cold war mapping for Britain.