Lancashire County Libraries

Key Information

  • Collection Name: Lancaster District Library
  • Reference Number: 259
  • Date of last revision: 28 February 2000
  • Address: Market Square LANCASTER Lancs. LA1 1HY
  • Person in charge: Mrs. J Loveridge
  • Contact telephone number(s): 01524 580708
  • Contact email address:
  • Website:
  • Opening hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 0930-1700; Thur 0930-1900; Sat 0930-1600
  • Facilities for copying: Photocopier, microfilm and microfiche readers available.

Content: Approx. 1,260 sheets. OS current editions of Lancaster District, all scales. 1:25,000 (Lancs. and Cumbria); 1:10,560, 1:10,000 and 1:2,500 (Lancashire). Original historical maps (from 1770), and reproductions from 1610. Maps of Lake District from early 19th century (including OS 1:10,560), and some of West Riding of Yorkshire. A good number of estate maps (18/19th centuries). Miscellaneous maps and plans including street plans, EEC boundaries, and administrative maps.

Published by: Clare Gordon

Clare Gordon