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Andover Room Maps

The following are chronologically arranged lists of maps that may be found in the drawers of the Andover Room. Lists of other historical and genealogical materials can be found on our Genealogy Research page.

Andover Maps 1692-1882

  1. Plan of Andover in the Province of Massachusetts Bay Essex County 1692
  2. Andover 1795 [photocopy]
  3. Plan of Andover 1830
  4. Map of the Town of Andover Essex County Massachusetts 1852
  5. View of Andover Massachusetts 1882 [panoramic or bird's eye view]

Andover Maps 1684-1897

  1. Ballardvale Town of Andover Massachusetts 1884
  2. Frye Village Town of Andover Massachusetts 1884
  3. Northern Section Village of Andover 1884
  4. Southern Section Village of Andover 1884
  5. Town of Andover Massachusetts in 1884
  6. Andover Mass. 1885 [photocopy, part of town center]
  7. Town of Andover Plan Showing Proposed System of Sewers 1894
  8. Map of Andover Mass. 1897 [photocopy, part of town center]

Andover Maps 1906-1939

  1. Andover Village 1906
  2. Andover Canoe Club & Natural History Society Map 1915
  3. Andover MA c.1922-23
  4. Town of Andover Mass. showing water mains and hydrants 1924
  5. Zoning map from March 9, 1928 Andover Townsman
  6. Map of West Parish Farms 1931 [larger (full size) copy of top of map file]
  7. Parker Street and Fire Alarm Guide Map of the Town of Andover 1933
  8. Proposed Zoning Bylaw and Map 1934
  9. Andover Local Control Survey 1936
  10. Zoning Map of the Town of Andover 1936
  11. Survey of Land in Andover Mass. for Samuel Resnik, Trustee 1939

Andover Maps 1947-1959

  1. Lawrence Quadrangle [topographical map] 1947
  2. Wilmington Quadrangle [topographical map] 1950
  3. Andover Moves West [included in book This Remarkable Continent (map originally published 1953)]
  4. Map of the Town of Andover Mass. made for Andover Planning Board 1955 (as revised to show Sept. 1957 proposed zoning)

    Zoning map of the Town of Andover, Mass. made for the Andover Planning Board 1956 [two maps together]

  5. Comprehensive Plan for Andover Sewers 1957
  6. Andover Map for Planning Board 1958
  7. Andover for the Andover Planning Board [circa 1959?]
  8. Dept. of Public Works Andover, Mass. Report on Low Service Distribution. Map of Distribution System. 1959

Andover Maps 1961-1969

  1. Andover Mass. 1961 Zoning Map
  2. Avis Map 1964
  3. Wilmington Quadrangle [topographical map] 1965
  4. Lawrence Quadrangle [topographical map] 1966
  5. Reading Quadrangle [topographical map] 1966
  6. Zoning Map of the Town of Andover made for the Andover Planning Board 1964 (revised
    1966)
  7. Avis map 1969

Andover Maps 1970-1978

  1. Zoning Map Andover Massachusetts revised Jan. 1970
  2. Avis Map 1973
  3. Map of Andover /North Andover Massachusetts 1973 [date received]
  4. Avis Map 1977
  5. Map of the Town of Andover MA made for the Andover Planning Board 1955 (Revised 1966, 1968,1973, 1977)
  6. Proposed Shawsheen Village Historic District 1977
  7. Avis Map 1978
  8. Zoning Map Andover Massachusetts 1978

Andover Maps 1980-1988

  1. Town Map and Street Guide [Andover and North Andover 1980]
  2. Zoning Map Andover Massachusetts 1982
  3. Andover MA 1983
  4. Maps of Methuen, Lawrence, North Andover and Andover, Massachusetts 1984
  5. Conservation and Recreation Plan 1986
  6. Lawrence Massachusetts - New Hampshire [topographical map] 1987
  7. Zoning Map Andover Massachusetts 1988

Andover Maps 1996-present

  1. Zoning Map Andover Massachusetts (2 parts) 1996
  2. Andover Open Space and Recreation Plan 1997
  3. Presenting the Andover Center Association Map and Directory for 1997
  4. Action Plan Town of Andover Open Space and Recreation Plan 1998 Update 1998
  5. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Highway Department Safety Improvement Project in the Town of Andover, Essex County. Main Street Reconstruction Project. Scheme 1 1998 [on top of map file]
  6. Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Highway Department Safety mprovement Project in the Town of Andover, Essex County. Main Street Reconstruction Project. Scheme 2 1998 [on top of map file]
  7. Andover Open Space and Recreation Plan, Figure 5-1, Town of Andover, November 11, 1999
  8. School District Map Andover Massachusetts 2001 (Elementary School Districts)
  9. School District Map Andover Massachusetts 2001 (Middle School Districts)
  10. Town of Andover Precincts 2002
  11. Action Plan Town of Andover [planning map] 2004
  12. Andover/North Andover MA Community Map 2006

North Andover, Other Massachusetts, and New Hampshire Maps — drawer 9

North Andover

  1. North Andover 1872
  2. Centre Village Town of No. Andover Massachusetts in 1884
  3. Centre Village [and] Town of North Andover [2 maps] 1884
  4. Northwest Sector, Village of No. Andover Depot, Town of North Andover in 1884
  5. Southeast Sector, Village of No. Andover Depot, Town of North Andover Massachusetts in 1884
  6. Town of North Andover Massachusetts in 1884
  7. Lake Cochichewick, North Andover Massachusetts for Hon. Moses T. Stevens 1905
  8. Lake Cochichewick 1906
  9. Part of North Andover from Merrimack River to Centre Village 1926
  10. North Andover Massachusetts 1964
  11. Town Map and Street Guide [Andover and North Andover] 1980
  12. Maps of Methuen, Lawrence, North Andover and Andover, Massachusetts 1984
  13. North Andover Massachusetts [1988?]

Other Massachusetts Cities and Towns

  1. Series of Plans of Boston Showing Existing Ways and Owners of Property 1630-1645
    [shelved in pamphlet box 5]
  2. Map of Cape Cod Massachusetts 1947
  3. County of Essex Massachusetts 1972
  4. Maps of Methuen, Lawrence, North Andover and Andover, Massachusetts 1984
  5. North of Boston Regional Map 2008 [received 2008]

New Hampshire

  1. Salem Depot Quadrangle New Hampshire Massachusetts 1968

Drawer 10 — Duplicate Maps

Do not use these maps

Additional Maps in Book Form

  1. Atlas of Essex County, Massachusetts: from actual survey and official records. 1872
  2. Atlas of the Boundaries of the cities of Haverhill, Lawrence and towns of Andover, Boxford, Lynnfield, Methuen, Middleton, North Andover, Essex County; North Reading, Reading, Wilmington, Middlesex County. 1906

Maps in Andover Room Marked with Family Locations

  • Plan of Andover in the Province of Massachusetts Bay, Essex County 1692
  • Andover 1795
  • Plan of Andover 1830
  • Map of the Town of Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts 1852
  • Ballardvale, Town of Andover, Massachusetts 1884
  • Frye Village, Town of Andover, Massachusetts 1884
  • Northern Section, Town of Andover, Massachusetts 1884
  • Southern Section, Town of Andover, Massachusetts 1884
  • Town of Andover Massachusetts in 1884 1884
  • Andover Village 1906
  • Map of West Parish Farms 1931
Last updated: October 01, 2012
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