Detailed map of Pontefract; Yorkshire sheet 249.04.
Historical introduction by John Goodchild.
This detailed map covers the historic town of Pontefract, which had a population of 15,959 in 1911. This is a busy map and the many features include Pontefract Castle (at the top of the map), Baghill and Tanshelf stations with track layout and sidings, Horse Fair, Northgate, South Baileygate, Southgate, Button Park, malthouses, Beast Fair, Corn Market, Eagle liquorice works, Workhouse, tramways, All Saints church, Old Castle Brewery, Tanshelf Mill, Barracks, Halfpenny Lane, Marl Pits, Session House. A commercial directory is included on the reverse.