Maps and Aerial Photos

This page contains a collection of maps and aerial photos of Garforth. At the top you can also find a Google map showing the location of many of the places mentioned on the main photo pages.

Google Map

Antiquarian Maps

Garforth Map 1770

Date
1770
Copyright
Public domain
Full Res
1120 x 1215px | 463.0K

An map from 1770 by Jefferies

Garforth Map 1776

Date
1776
Copyright
Public domain
Full Res
700 x 1159px | 418.4K

An map from 1776 by Mostyn

Ordnance Survey Maps - High Quality

You may also be interested in the side-by-side mapping tools provided by the NLS, you can start here.

Remember to click the link next to ‘Full Res’ rather than the thumbnail to see the largest image.

Garforth OS Map 1850

Date
c.1850
Copyright
Crown Copyright
Full Res
4014 x 2294px | 4.0M

OS 6" surveyed 1845-1847, published 1850

Garforth OS Map 1892

Date
c.1892
Copyright
Crown Copyright
Full Res
4000 x 2844px | 2.7M

OS 25" surveyed 1890 published 1892

Garforth OS Map 1908

Date
1908
Copyright
Crown Copyright
Full Res
4000 x 2735px | 3.3M

OS 25" 1908 revision

Garforth OS Map 1938

Date
1938
Copyright
Crown Copyright
Full Res
4000 x 2678px | 5.3M

OS 25" 1938 revision

Garforth OS Map 1949

Date
c.1960
Copyright
Crown Copyright
Full Res
4000 x 2857px | 5.3M

OS 6" 1949-1968. The lowthers are not shown on the 1958 map but are shown here and Springbank is not shown here but is on the 1962 aerial photos suggesting a date of c.1960 for this map.

Aerial and Satellite Photos

An aerial photo from the 1920s with an accompanying overlay.

Date
1920s
Copyright
Unknown
Full Res
1183 x 866px | 786.1K
Garforth Aerial Photo 1920

Date
Copyright
Full Res
1174 x 857px | 650.7K
Garforth Aerial Photo 1920

An aerial photo dating from 1962 looking down on Garforth Bridge, Selby Road and Wakefield Road (taken during the same flight as the second image below).

Date
15/11/1962
Copyright
Unknown
Full Res
2048 x 1536px | 1.0M
Garforth Aerial Photo 1962

Date
Copyright
Full Res
2000 x 1500px | 1.3M
Garforth Aerial Photo 1962

An aerial photo from 1962 with an accompanying overlay.

This is an interesting image in that you can see the Grange estate only half built

Date
15/11/1962
Copyright
Unknown
Full Res
4000 x 2968px | 5.3M
Garforth Aerial Photo 1962

Date
Copyright
Full Res
2000 x 1478px | 1.5M
Garforth Aerial Photo 1962

Garforth Satellite 2000

Date
c.2000
Copyright
Google
Full Res
3000 x 2119px | 5.5M

Google satellite imagery from c.2000