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Torquay Local Studies Library

Torbay Council

Circa 2,300 maps and 50 atlases, with particular emphasis on local history of South Devon.

Large scale OS plans of South Devon, including microfiches of the 1st and 2nd County Series editions. Microfiches of local tithe maps held in the Devon Record Office. A small collection of aerial photographs of South Devon, mainly Torquay.

OS maps for Devon on CD-ROM.


Torquay Central Library, Lymington Road, TORQUAY, TQ1 3DT

Main contact

Telephone number

01803 386505

E-mail address
Opening hours

Monday 9.30-7.00; Tuesday 9.30-5.00; Wednesday 9.30-7.00; Thursday 9.30-1.00; Friday 9.30-7.00; Saturday 9.30-4.00


Prior appointment desirable for maps in microfiche format


Photocopying, and printing from microforms


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