Lancashire County Libraries

Key Information

  • Collection Name: Harris Library
  • Reference Number: 261
  • Date of last revision: 28 February 2000
  • Address: Market Place PRESTON Lancs. PR1 2PP
  • Person in charge: David Shuttleworth (Reference Librarian)
  • Contact telephone number(s): 01772 404007
  • Contact email address:
  • Website:
  • Opening hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 1000-1930;Tue, Thur, Sat 1000-1700 Closed Tues. after Spring Bank Holiday, and on Easter Saturday
  • Facilities for copying: Photocopying subject to copyright and physical condition

Content: Approx. 3,000 sheets. OS maps of all scales and dates far the local area (large scale of Preston, medium of Lancashire). Small scale topographical and geological of Great Britain; town maps of Preston from 1809 onwards.

Oblique aerial photographs of Preston from 1930s onwards.

Recent overhead colour photographs of present Preston District.

Published by: Clare Gordon

Clare Gordon