Atlases and Maps

Chester County Township Maps

Atlases


Index of Maps and Atlases available at the Chester County Archives research room organized by township. 

  • 1873 - Atlas of Chester Co., Pennsylvania. Safe Harbor, Lancaster Co., PA: A. R. Witmer.
  • 1883 - Breou's Official Series of Farm Maps, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: W. H. Kirk & Co.
  • 1897 - Atlas of Properties on Line of Pennsylvania R. R. from Rosemont to West Chester. Philadelphia: A. H. Mueller & Co.
  • 1912 - Atlas of Properties on Main Line Pennsylvania Railroad from Devon to Downingtown and West Chester. Philadelphia: A. H. Mueller.
  • 1926 - Atlas of Properties on Main Line Pennsylvania Railroad from Overbrook to Paoli. Philadelphia: G. W. Bromley & Co.
  • 1928 - Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, Including Rock Run, Boro of South Coatesville, Boro of Modena, Westwood, Valley, and West Fallowfield Twps. Revised in 1961. New York: Sanborn Map Co. Bound with 1931 West Chester Sanborn.
  • 1929 - Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, Including parts of Schuylkill Twp. Revised in 1961. New York: Sanborn Map Co.
  • 1931 - West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Revised in 1961. New York: Sanborn Map Co.
  • 1933 - Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. (vol. 1). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co.
  • 1934 - Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. (vol. 2). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co.
  • 1950 - Property Atlas of the Main Line, Pennsylvania (vol. 2). Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co.
  • 1989 - The Atlas of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Maps


  • 1744-46 - Callowhill Manor - leases to the Penn Heirs. Drawn by Estelle Cremers, 1984.
  • 1765 - Township Map of Chester County. Shows churches and creeks. From published Pennsylvania Archives. Includes present-day Delaware County.
  • 1780 - Township Map of Chester County. Includes present-day Delaware County.
  • 1785 - Township Map of Chester County. Shows churches and creeks. From published Pennsylvania Archives. Includes present-day Delaware County.
  • 1790 - Pikeland. From Chew Papers, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
  • 1790s - East Vincent Township as deeded in the 1790s by Thomas Willing and the West New Jersey Society. Drawn by Estelle Cremers, 1984.
  • 1790s - West Vincent Township as deeded in the 1790s by Thomas Willing and the West New Jersey Society. Drawn by Estelle Cremers, 1984.
  • 18th c. - Northern Chester County. Prepared by Estelle Cremers.
  • 1816 - Hindman Map of Chester County. Printed 1822.
  • 1856 - Kennedy Map of Chester County
  • 1860 - Kennedy Map of Chester County
  • [1980s] - County Bridges (County Engineering Dept.)