Amble, Northumberland
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Amble

Browse 2 photo books on Amble and the surrounding area.

Amble Where I Was Born

May Lundgren was my grandmother, married to Alfred Edward (old Ed), who was in the Air Force during the war. My father is also Alfred Edward (young Eddie), born 1931 who now lives in Alnwick with my mother Irene, formerly Walker, from East Chevington. I was born in Gordon Street in 1955, just next to the beach photo ...Read full memory

A memory of Amble by Trevor Lundgren

Leazes Street

I would just like to ask if anyone remembers Mrs Lungren of 10 Leazes Street, Amble? She lived there around the 1940s.

A memory of Amble by Sheila Middleton

Starting School

I remember my first day at school as being just awful. After the initial shock I then enjoyed being at school. At that time we lived near Amble Junction. I also remember prior to starting school I slipped on the ice and broke my right femur. Apart from some mishaps I enjoyed that time of my life.

A memory of Amble by Edward Manderson