Maps available at the Local Studies Centre

A selection of historical maps of what is now the London Borough of Barnet is available at the Local Studies Centre, and includes: 

  • Nineteenth century first editions circa 1864 and 1896
  • Twentieth century circa 1914, 1935, 1950s and later editions

View first editions circa 1863-1874 and subsequent editions of Ordnance Surveys of all local areas and the wider United Kingdom.


  • 1754 - J. Crow & I. Messeder and schedule of names
  • 1796 - J. Cooke and schedule of names
  • 1828 - F. Wishaw and schedule of names


  • Inclosure map 1814


  • Inclosure map 1817

Tithe maps

  • Barnet, Finchley, Friern Barnet, Hendon and Totteridge - 1840-1844 copies

Goad maps

  • maps of retail centres are produced by Goad/Experian
  • shops and business names appear are shown
  • the collection dates from 1967 to the present day

Areas covered: Barnet, Burnt Oak, Colindale, Cricklewood, East Finchley, Edgware, Finchley Central and North Finchley, Golders Green, Hendon Central, Mill Hill and Whetstone.