Historical Maps of Lady Bay

When did houses start to appear in Lady Bay?

1835

Sanderson's map of the Hook, 1835, shows that, in those days, this was all fields!  In fact it looks like Lady Bay is almost as big, now, as Nottingham was then.

 

 

 

 

 

Early 20th Century

Lady Bay is a work in progress but already quite a transformation.  That swing bridge looks a good idea, if we ever want to reopen the canal.