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Local Studies Collection (Plymouth)

Plymouth City Council

Circa 10,000 sheets. Current OS of Devon arid Cornwall at 1:50,000, 1:25,000 and 1:10,000, and of Plymouth at 1:2,500 and 1:1,250. OS 1:10,560 and 1:2,500 2nd ed. of Devon and Cornwall (ca. 1907), 1:500 Plymouth (ca.1895). Admiralty charts. Geology and land use maps for Devon and Cornwall. Plymouth street maps from 1545 (some facsim.). Devon county maps published in book form, including Dunn (1765), Mudge (i.e. 05, 1809) and Greenwood and Pringle (1827).

The Reference Library holds a general collection of current world and UK atlases plus some foreign, historical and thematic atlases, street plans, motoring maps, etc.


Central Library, Drake Circus, PLYMOUTH, PL4 8AL

Main contact

Telephone number

01752 305909

Opening hours

Mon-Fri 0900-1900; Sat 0900-1600 Closed between Christmas and New Year



Photocopying facilities available.


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