Centre for Kentish Studies
Kent County Council
Approx. 18,000 maps, including manuscript and printed maps (from late 16th century to present) of Kent estates, parishes and towns; OS maps; tithe and enclosure maps; land drainage, railway, geology and land utilisation maps; town centre maps; school plans; highway and footpath maps; aerial surveys.
Principal guide to MS. maps: Catalogue of Estate Maps 1590-1840 in the Kent County Archives Office, (KCC 1973).
Sessions House County Hall MAIDSTONE Kent ME14 1XQ
01622 694363 (General enquiries and appointments)
Tues, Wed, Fri 0900-1700; Thurs 1000-1700; 2nd and 4th Sats 0900-1300 Closed for 2 weeks stocktaking (usually June)
Prior appointment necessary
Photocopying, microfilm printouts and photography available