Yarra Plenty Regional Library services the outer municipalities of Nillumbik, Whittlesea and Banyule in the north of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This blog promoting local history in our community has been operating since 2006 and is managed by the Local and Family History Librarian.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
The University of Melbourne have added new digitised maps to their online map collection. In addition to their Melway Street directories series, maps from the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works has been added. Recent coverage includes the suburbs and towns of Whittlesea, Heidelberg, Wollert, Mill Park, South Morang and Epping. You can view a zoomable image in JPG format as well as download a larger file.
These maps are the most recent addition to the MMBW collection held by the University which covers a wide area of Melbourne of 34 maps for 1960-61 and 56 maps covering the 1970s and others covering 1894 to 1950.