Ansdell, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Back Streets

My parents emigrated to Australia in 1968 but I still bear the scars of an altercation with a golf club at the hands of a childhood friend in the back street behind Derby Road, Ansdell. I inadvertently walked behind someone who was swinging a club and collected my chin, a bloody mess, literally. I had a friend called Jillian ...Read full memory

A memory of Ansdell by Dawn Palmer