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Portsmouth Museum and Records Office

Portsmouth City Council

Approx. 1,200 sheets. Some original maps of Portsmouth. Tithe apportionments, and estate maps concerning local landed families (18th-2Oth centuries). Copies of Portsmouth maps held by British Library (l6th-2Oth centuries). OS 1:2,500 and smaller scale maps for the Portsmouth area (some 1:2,500 with Gas Board and Water Company mains drawn in). 1:500 of old Portsmouth and Southsea.

Some aerial photographs (various dates).

Also ratebooks and trade directories.


Museum Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2LJ

Main contact

Mr Matthew Jones (Archivist)

Telephone number

023 9282 7261

Opening hours

Daily Monday - Friday, 1000-1700. Closed public holidays and 24 - 26th December.



Photocopying (to A3 only) depending on physical condition of material


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