Maps listing

There are few individual maps of Essex or other counties in the Town Library; most of the county maps held are within Atlases or Gazetteers. The maps that are held fall into three groups:

Return to the Catalogue page. In the Shelving column, "Roll" means item is in the Rolling stacks in the Gibson Room of the Town Library, with row number, stack column letter and shelf number. You will need to ask a member of staff to bring items from the Gibson Room.

Maps of Saffron Walden area

All the maps below (except Nockold's Wendens Ambo map) are held in the Reading Room, in a set of large map folders located on the floor at the right hand end of the windows.

Author(s) Title Date Notes Ref Shelving
[John Eyre] A Plan of Audley End farm and Adjoining Lands [based on the John Eyre 1758 map] 1758 Folder: Maps of the Saffron Walden area, 18th & 19th Cent - 1 - Floor, right of Reading Room window
Nockold et al Wendens Ambo Enclosure Award 1814 Enclosure map of Wendens Ambo 16C2 Roll 16C2
John King Saffron Walden Enclosures (2 copies) 1825 Folder: Maps of the Saffron Walden area, 18th & 19th Cent - 1 - Floor, right of Reading Room window
Ordnance Survey Maps of central Saffron Walden at 1:500 scale and at 1:2,500 scale - see detailed listing 1877, 1897 & 1921 Folder: Maps of the Saffron Walden area, 18th & 19th Cent - 1 - Floor, right of Reading Room window
Ordnance Survey Maps of villages etc around Saffron Walden, at 1:2500 - see detailed listing 1877 & 1897 Folder: Maps of the Saffron Walden area, 18th & 19th Cent - 2 - Floor, right of Reading Room window
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps 1921, 1:2,500, 13 vols - see detailed listing 1921 Complete District at 1:2,500 scale; 163 maps across Uttlesford - Floor, right of Reading Room window
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps, 1:2,500, 1960s-1980s - see detailed listing 1961-1989 Some of the District at 1:2,500 scale; 16 maps across Uttlesford at varying dates. - Tall metal map chest, on first floor
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps, 1:2,500, 1994-1997 - see detailed listing 1994-1997 Most of the District at 1:2,500 scale; 152 maps across Uttlesford - Low wooden map chest, beside Enquiry Desk on first floor
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps, 1:10,000, 1960-2000 - see detailed listing 1960-2000 Most of the District at 1:10,000 scale; 125 maps across Uttlesford at varying dates. - Tall metal map chest, on first floor
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps, 1:25,000, 1950s - see detailed listing 1949-1956 Most of the District at 1:25,000 scale; 8 maps across part of Uttlesford at varying dates. - Tall metal map chest, on first floor
Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey Maps, 1:63,360 and smaller - see detailed listing 1952-1979 1:63,360, 1:253,380, 1:250,000 and 1:1,000,000 at varying dates. - Tall metal map chest, on first floor

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