Trimdon Grange, OS Durham XXXVI,1 (1857)
1. Look at Source 1. This is a map of the Trimdon area in 1857.
- Make a list of all the different things you can see on the map
- Where did people work?
- Were the houses big or small?
- In 1857, was it a large town?
- Was Trimdon a middle class or working class area? How did you make up your mind?
- Why do you think a railway was needed in Trimdon?