Backwell, Avon
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Happy Days

I lived at 13 Westfield Close, from 1951 until 1965 when sadly my father died and we all moved to Weston. My memories of living there are very happy. I went to Backwell C of E School and the head, I think, was Mr Branch who kept bees in the top of the infants' playground. The houses in Rodney Road were not there then and all the ...Read full memory

A memory of Backwell by Jackie Beard