Ordnance Survey Six Inch: CCXLVI S.W.

Some of the following Ordnance Survey Six Inch maps are reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland.

The maps cover an area to the west of Huddersfield, including Golcar, Lindley, Longwood, Marsh, Milnsbridge, Oakes, Outlane, Paddock and Scapegoat Hill.

A high-resolution coloured version of the 1907 map can be viewed here and is also available to purchase at our online shop — the income will be used to help secure more historic materials for this web site.

During the Second World War, the German Military High Command prepared a map (BB9AA) based on this sheet, which included markers to locations of strategic interest.