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Astmoor, Cheshire
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Old Photos near Astmoor

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

Astmoor Tannery Area

My father used to work at Astmoot Tannery until it closed in 1957, he wound up the books and company. There used to be a small shop in a person's front room, in the row of cottages at the bottom of Summer Lane and the owner always gave me a Fry's cream bar. On another note, Dr Wardle was not the most gentle dentist even ...Read full memory

A memory of Astmoor by Paul Stephens

Astmoor My First Memory

I was born in the bottom house in Marsh Lane, in 1931. I came from a family of six boys and four girls. My father, was called John, and my mother, Sarah. I went to Halton School. There was a sweet shop at the top of our lane, which I think was called Johnsons. We moved to 3 Warrington Road before moving to Runcorn, ...Read full memory

A memory of Astmoor by Cliff Palin

My Childhood In Astmoor

I lived in Astmoor with my grandparents. My grandma sold sweets, pop and cigarettes. I went to Halton School and walked down Astmoor Lane which we called Summer Lane. Grandad worked at Astmoor tannery. We lived next to Ivy House, it used to be a farm. I have pictures of Astmoor before Astmoor bridge was built, and of ...Read full memory

A memory of Astmoor by Joan Tyghe