The Social Sciences Library

Manchester City Council

Current maps include Great Britain OS 1:10,000 and smaller scales. Small collection of foreign maps, thematic maps and town plans of Great Britain.

Non-current maps comprise some editions of the OS for Great Britain at the smaller scales with, 1:10,560 sheets (from 1930s onwards) covering northern and central counties of England plus northern Welsh counties.


Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, MANCHESTER, M2 5PD

Main contact

Telephone number

0161-234-1983/84 (direct)

Opening hours

Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm; Fri-Sat 9am-5pm



Photocopying subject to copyright regulations.


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