Aldbrough St John, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Aldbrough St John and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Living In Aldbrough St John 1954 1972

My former name was Carol Innis and I lived in Aldbrough with my brother Les and parents Ken and Hilda. Les and I spent our childhood and teenage years walking and swimming in the beck, playing football on the huge village green and cricket on the cricket pitch which was maintained to a high ...Read full memory

1951 1979 Life In Aldbrough St John

Reading Carol's memories brings to mind a lot of happy times in the village, especially the bus shelter and phone box. We managed to make up a lot of our own entertainment, especially the 'village youth club', in a loft above Wilf Martin's butchery business. With a trap door, we could decide who ...Read full memory