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Historic Maps & Plans

1892 PreEmption Map from the Surrey Archives

The Surrey Archives' collection contains thousands of maps, architectural plans and technical drawings. These resources can help you chart the development of the city, explore pioneer settlements or investigate land use patterns over time. Highlights from this collection include pre-emption maps that note the names of pioneer property owners and early road maps that feature the original names of Surrey's roads.

If you are looking for current maps of Surrey, use the City of Surrey's Mapping Online System (COSMOS).

For more information, contact staff at or 604-502-6459.

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