Maps

The following maps show how the area has evolved over the years.

Once thriving wool and cotton trades flourished. RA rail network transported goods all over the country and abroad. Nowadays most of the labour intensive employers have gone, not just from Helmshore but throughout Lancashire and the U.K.

Map of Helmshore in 1890
MUSBURY AND ALDEN EARLY 20TH. CENTURY.
John Crawshaw's history of Musbury map
John Crawshaw’s History of Musbury map.