OS Mapping Error – Fitzrovia Marylebone border line

Portland Place, Hallam Street and all of Great Portland Street was recently found in Fitzrovia.   The confusion about where Marylebone and Fitzrovia begin and end recently found its way onto the Official OS Maps of the area.  OS Maps have been alerted to this error and it is expected to be resolved shortly.

OS Map Issue – Marylebone and Fitzrovia error over Portland Place. The Blue line marks the length of Great Portland Street.

The long standing border line between Marylebone and Fitzrovia lies along a long stretch of Great Portland Street in London’s West End.   This line is supported by locals who live on the streets concerned and NOT further west as a few  activists from the east have suggested.  The position of the agreed line has been set out as follows: