A comparative guide to some Historic Maps of Dublin, 1850-1899

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Map details and sources:

1850 Pettygrew and Oulton's Directory:      By kind permission of Trinity College Map Library

1850 The Environs of Dublin by the Society for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.(Includes Swords, Leixlip and Loughlinstown).:      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1852 GPO Directory (extract):      By Kind permission of Dublin City Library and Archive.

1860 Dublin City by the Society for Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, Stanford:      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1860s Taney Civil Parish 25inch. :      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1866 Dublin 25inch, Mount Merrion :      Two sheets by kind permission of Trinity College Map Library

1869 Sheet XVII-6 25inch, Lucan Parish, part of.     By kind permission of Brian Hollinshead

1869 Sheet XVII-8 25inch, Palmersto(w)n Parish, part of.     By kind permission of Brian Hollinshead

1870 Dublin Metropolitan Police District. :      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

c.1870 Kingstown township lighting, date is eatimate     Test image by kind permission of DLR Lexicon Library

1870 Kilmacud Civil Parish. :      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1880 Dublin by Municipal Boundary Commission (Ireland), with ward, city and township boundaries and proposed future boundary for City of Dublin.:      By kind permission of Mr. Andrew Bonar-Law

1882 Weekly Freeman Pictorial map, August 12th 1882 :      By Kind permission of Morrough lacey.

1884 RDS grounds :      By Kind permission of RDS Library.

1885 Redistribution scheme. (3 maps)     By Kind permission of Dublin City Library and Archive.

1886 Handy Atlas:      By kind permission Brian Hollinshead.

1892 Dame Street, sheet 57, 5ft     By kind permission Roger Jermyn, since donated to Trinity College Map Library.

1887 Four Courts,sheet 56, 5ft     By kind permission Roger Jermyn, since donated to Trinity College Map Library.

1898 Dublin County extract from The Citizens Atlas     By kind permission Brian Hollinshead

1898 Dublin City and River Liffey from Clane to the Sea. From The Citizens Atlas     By kind permission Brian Hollinshead.

1898 Dublin District:      By kind permission Brian Hollinshead. Original source Pat Evans

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Map images compiled and geo-referenced by Brian Hollinshead, May 2019. Base map data copyright OpenStreetMap Contributors.