Maps are a great way to view the changes to Timsbury over time. The earliest known map of Timsbury dates from 1784. Some of the older maps have schedules which provide details of land owners and land usage. Click on the links below to view the different maps.
1784 MAP OF TIMSBURY
A copy of the original map can be accessed by clicking here. You can use the magnifying glass to obtain more detail. Click here to see the accompanying schedule which gives details of the landowners at that time. The following three maps are summaries of the original map and the schedule.
TITHE MAP 1840
Details of the Tithe Map can be accessed here.
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAPS DATING 1890 to 1931
These can be accessed by clicking on this link. Once the page has loaded type Timsbury into the search box. Two choices are available. Select Timsbury, Somerset. The following six maps are available:
|1886 1:2500||1890 1:10650||1904 1:2500||1904 1:10650||1931 1:2500||1932 1:10650|
KNOW YOUR PLACE – WEST OF ENGLAND
Historic maps of Bath and North East Somerset are now freely available online for the first time, thanks to the Know Your Place West of England project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
The project’s website (www.kypwest.org.uk) displays modern and historic maps side by side, along with archive images and links, so users can explore their neighbourhood and see how it has transformed over time.