Birmingham City Council

Whitwell maps collection

This collection consists of 54 maps and plans of parts of Birmingham, Harborne, Halesowen, Smethwick and Worcestershire; dated between 1811 and 1876. Many of the maps and plans were surveyed by Howard Simcox or by the partnership of Simcox and Clarke. They were given to Birmingham Public Libraries by Arthur William Whitwell, an architect, in 1931.


Land in the parish of Harborne 1846

Leasehold property between Bristol Road and Bell Barn Road 1848

Windsor Street gasworks 1854