Arkengarthdale, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Growing Up

Head Game Keeper was Mr Mair.

A memory of Arkengarthdale by Sam Mair

All Creatures Great And Small

This is the inn that was used in the popular BBC TV series 'All Creatures Great and Small', which was based on the books by the vet James Heriot. (From information sent in to the Frith Memory Archivist.)

A memory of Arkengarthdale

Eloped With David

Sometime in 1961/1962 I was courting David who was a chef in Newcastle upon Tyne.  I was a student nurse aged 16 he was I think 17.  He left his apprenticeship to work in a Wimpy bar to earn money to buy a ring.  He did buy me a ring and gave it to me on the seat at Greys monument.  We decided to ...Read full memory