MAPS

 

Crow Lane is in the centre of Ramsbottom running off Bridge Street, which is the main street from the East Lancs Railway to the Market Place

Click here to see the plan of all the buildings in Crow Lane and when they were built

 

MAPS

 

1786   (surveyed 1783)   Area north of Bury to Heywood Bridge

            Shows original route of Crow Lane before Bolton Rd was built.

            There were almost no buildings in Ramsbottom at this time.

            Crow Trees farm is shown where the road (now Bridge St) turns left

 (now Crow Lane)

Click here to see the 1786 map

Click here to see the 1786 map expanded to show Crow Lane 

1797            Proposed turnpike road from Bolton to Edenfield

            Shows original route of Crow Lane

 

1806    Plan of Higher Ramsbottom Estate & Crow Trees (Lower Ramsbottom)

The road between what is now Bridge St and Crow Tree Farm is not visible

              Click here to see the 1806 map

1842    Tithe map Ramsbottom, including Crow Trees

        (Shows Crow Lane , No. 27 Crow Lane (building no 12)  and Ramsbottom

 Mill.   40 44 Crow Lane are part of building 14

Click here for the 1842 Tithe Map and description of each property on Crow Lane at the time

 

 

1850             (surveyed 1844)   1st ed 6 OS map

Area north of Summerseat to Ramsbottom

 

1874     Grant Lawson Estate centre of Ramsbottom including Crow Lane.

All the current buildings are shown except the Drill Hall (built 1896)

and The Undertakers (modern)

 

1891    Street map of Ramsbottom, including Crow Lane. Shows detail of the houses

 

Click here to view a map from 1891

 

Click here for a more detailed view of Crow Lane from the 1891 map

 

 

1892    Street maps of parts of Crow Lane very detailed.

Shows houses, yards and gardens, the road, pavements, lamp posts and

man holes.

Click here to see the West side of Crow Lane

Click here to see the East side of Crow Lane

 

1929    25 OS  street map of Ramsbottom including Crow Lane.

Shows the shape of the houses

Includes the Drill Hall (built 1896)

Click here to view the 1929  map 

Click here for a more detailed view of Crow Lane from the 1929 map