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Department of Geography

University of Salford

Circa 22,000 sheets. Comprehensive topographic and thematic coverage for UK. Good large scale collection covering Lancashire and Cheshire with particular emphasis on Greater Manchester (this includes a very useful historic collection). Considerable holdings of west and east Africa topographic maps - somewhat dated now. Small coverage of west Europe and Scandinavia (mainly 1970's and 1980's). General small scale maps for rest of the world.

Aerial photographic coverage for Greater Manchester (1980).

Note: The main atlas collection is in the University Library.


Peel Building, Room D6, The Crescent SALFORD M5 4WT

Main contact

Telephone number

0161 295 4315


Opening hours

Mon-Fri 0900-1630 Closed between Christmas and New Year, and for two additional days in August


No Access to general public except by prior arrangement.


Photocopying facilities and light tables are available.


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