vintage style map of Newcastle-upon-Tyne


This design is a blend of the county maps and the london borough maps and marks the start of a series of UK city maps that will be designed. 


the product

product size:

100 cm x 70 cm (original design size)

84.1 cm x 59.4 cm (a1)


product types:

print only on paper: HP Matte Litho Realistic 270gsm - a beautiful, off-white ivory paper with a colour-stable coating, has the look and feel of heavy, offset paper. Prints are designed to last on this colour-stable, lignin-free, buffered paper.

framed print: with a natural wood finish 3cm thick frame, glazed, dry mounted, sealed and ready to hang

framed canvas print: artwork printed on canvas, held around a stretcher frame and set inside a display frame


For more detailed specification information go to the SPECIFICATION PAGE, accessible from the top menu.


the artwork

a complete map of the metropolitan borough Newcastle-upon-Tyne with bordering areas and satellite villages


details on the map include:

all major street names and a significant number of others

all major and minor place names

complete road network

major paths and tracks

woodland and parks and open spaces

the rail network and train stations

Hadrians way walking route

position of the old Roman wall 

rivers and lakes


there is a complete key and reference, title, scale and compass design unique to the map with specific place names from around the city in their relative positions on the compass.


an information section on sites of significant historical and cultural interest is included with reference across the map. these are sourced from the national trust, english heritage, historic england and britain express along with extensive resaerch. They include the obvious such as sites of remaining Roman wall and locations where George Stephenson lived to more fun but no less significant entries such as the first Greggs shopped opened in the UK.


    please get in contact if for any reason you are not satisfied with your order, or there are any problems with it or damage sustained during shipping. the option of a refund or exchange will be made available, though the cartographic arts will not be responsible for any return shipping costs or returns lost in the mail.

    i gladly accept returns and exchanges

    contact me within: 14 days of delivery

    send items back within: 30 days of delivery

    i don't accept cancellations

    but please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

    the following items can't be returned or exchanged

    because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, i can't accept returns for:

    • custom or personalised orders

PriceFrom £80.00