Altofts, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Recollections Of Altofts

My memories are a bit faded now but I have checked things with my older brothers and they can remember more than me. We were evacuated there during the war. I was born in 1943 and have just celebrated my 70th! My mother met her 2nd husband there and his name was William Henry Griffiths. He was an ex miner and ...Read full memory

A memory of Altofts by Keith Henry

The Altofts Village

I have lived in the Altofts village since 1940 and have lots of memories. At the present time I am writing a book about Altofts by virtue of a grant from The Heritage Lottery Fund, I would be grateful for any memories, photos etc for the book. The book has to be completed before January 2013. My Telephone number is 01924 893503 Thank you Christine