Early Irish maps from State Papers c.1558 – c.1610

 

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http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/irishmaps.asp

 

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Maps, London & History

 

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Great site for researchers in London, It says it is a site for people who love Maps, London & History and that applies to genealogists!

http://www.maps.thehunthouse.net/index.htm

 

 

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London Street Name Changes

 

London Street Name Changes

 

Many of the street names in London have changed over the years, this site lists over 2,000 name changes. The site can be searched old name to new name or new name to old name. Very handy.

 

http://www.maps.thehunthouse.net/Streets/Street_Name_Changes.htm

 

 

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Historic Scottish Maps Online

Historic Scottish Maps Online

 

The National Library of Scotland has the 1st, 2nd & 3rd editions of the Ordnance Survey maps available online. These maps date from 1843.

 http://www.nls.uk/maps/os/oneinch_1st_list.html

 

 

Old Maps online

 

Old Maps online

 

An extensive range of digital historical maps with zoom in & out facility. These maps can be compared online with a modern OS map.

 

http://www.old-maps.co.uk/

 

 

 

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