A hundred years of The Crags
The unique collection of map segments on this page trace the history of The Crags over a century of vast change – from the rurality of the mid-1800s to the industrial bustle of the mining age at its height in the mid-1900s.
Most of them are reproduced with the kind permission of the National Library of Scotland.
To examine them in detail, click THIS LINK
Click the button marked Side by Side to view any of the loaded maps alongside today’s map of the same area!