Askern, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Askern

Browse 8 photo books on Askern and the surrounding area.

Warrener

Greetings Folks! I am doing some family research and have reached a bit of a dead end with my Grandfather, Andler Warrener (possibly known as Hanley Warrener in his very early life). I know that he was born in 1869 in Askern to Charlotte Gray. He was adopted shortly after by Samuel Warrener, b. 1834 and Hannah Warrener, nee Clayton, ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by Barrie Warrener

Memories Of Askern And Norton /Stubbs Walden

Hello. Just been looking at some of your letters. I remember Jack Hopes farm in Norton, my mate worked for him for many years and also Mr Clowes. I do remember him, I worked down Askern pit and I remember Alan working down pit as well. I started in 1964, after leaving Sutton Rd School on the ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by John Lancaster

Besthorpe Boys Boarding School In The 1870s

I am researching my family history and found that my great-grandfather John Futtit was a pupil and boarder at the Besthorpe boys' school, the family had moved from Askern to Cottam in Nottinghamshire to farm, but even though John was born in Askern his life was spent in Cottam, but his father sent ...Read full memory

A memory of Askern by Ann Rees