AA London Map 1891 app

AA London Map 1891

Take a look into London's past

London Map 1891

History revealed

The AA London Map 1891 application brings you a detailed map of London circa 1891, giving you a glimpse of what London looked like in the past.

You can use the standard pinch gestures to zoom in and out. A double tap on the map will also zoom in by a set distance.

A tools menu will swing open if you tap on the top right icon in the map view, allowing you to perform searches, find your current location on the map or customise the app settings.

The app also has a built-in help system. This can be found by tapping on the (i) icon at the bottom left of the app.


  • The mapping data is installed locally on your device so there is no need for data connection, however, additional street level data along with satellite imagery is available if you do have a data connection. This data comes from the devices built-in mapping application, and can be disabled in the app settings.
  • Search by: postcode, street name, place of interest, etc. from a database of approximately 17000 locations.
  • GPS Map Following - see where you are on the map.

Available on the iPhone

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AA London Map 1891 for iPhone
Price: £1.99

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