Aldwick, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Stocker Road And All That

Growing up by the sea in the 1950s and 1960s was non stop fun and excitement. A fair amount of time was getting into all sorts of mischief, the humble pea shooter was bought out at opportune moments to pepper just about anyone or anything that moved. Being chased along the sea front by a policeman and irate motorist ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldwick by Michael Randell

Pinehurst Caravan Site

What a surprise to find a picture of Pinehurst Caravan Park, very likely the only postcard to survive! The site was in Hewarts Lane, Rose Green. My late mother and my great-aunt purchased a caravan 'Romany' on the site and rented it out from c1956 to 1961. It was a small 4-berth, very similar to that in the middle of ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldwick by Colin Read

Summer At Dark Lane

I remember that we had some wonderful days at Dark Lane on the beach when we should have been at school! And how wonderfully clear the water was, and diving off the pipe there!

A memory of Aldwick by Marcus Hume