Parish and county maps
A large number of parish and county maps are available for free through Open Data as part of our collection of scanned historical cadastral maps of Queensland.
- Parish maps
When researching parishes, a useful resource is the Queensland parish directory which contains 80 key maps of parish boundaries.
- County map series
These maps include less detail than the parish maps although they cover a larger area. A county is made up of a number of parishes.
- Historical town maps
This series comprises cadastral maps of Queensland towns, drawn between 1868 and 1990.
- Search for Queensland place names.
- Read about researching historical maps and plans.
- Learn about Queensland parishes and historical land administration.
- Contact the Queensland State Archives for research information and to obtain copies of other historical maps and documents.