John Gough Leicester (North East) 1913: Leicestershire Sheet 31.11 (Old O.S. Maps of Leicestershire)
Detailed map of Leicester (NE); Leics sheet 31.11. Introduction by John Gough. This very detailed map covers a busy area of east Leiecester, with coverage...... more
Detailed map of Leicester (NE); Leics sheet 31.11. Introduction by John Gough. This very detailed map covers a busy area of east Leiecester, with coverage stretching from Southampton Street and the northern part of Midland station eastward to Green Lane and northward to Gresham Street. Features include northern part of Midland station and railway approaches, incl goods depots, Humberstone Road station, engine sheds; GNR Tilton & Leicester Branch, incl Great Northern station, Humberstone station, Humberstone Road junction; Wyggeston Ward, St George's church, tramways, Spinney Hills area, Spinney Hill Park, North Evington area, New Humberstone, St Barnabas church, St Saviour's church, boot and shoe factories, Leicester Union Workhouse, St Matthew's church and many streets of terraced housing, all neatly shown. On the reverse we include directory extracts for Charnwood Street, Humberstone Road, St Saviour's Road, Spinney Hill Road.
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