Bacup, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Bacup

Browse 27 photo books on Bacup and the surrounding area.

Playing On The Bonks

I lived at 149 Plantation Street, born 1950, till Plant Back as it was known was demolished around 1963 approx. My Uncle Albert had a printing business there called Martin Holt Printers. Most of my memories I can recall was playing on the Bonks as we called it with the Mullins, Herberts, Keos and Westwells, we used to drop ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup by Tony James Holt

St Marys S Chool

My brother Laurence and I attended St Marys Primary School around 1949 to 1951 we lived in Greens Mill with our parents I remember two sisters who lived in the same row called Mary and Veronica Evans MY name was Margaret Dunn my brother Lawrence

A memory of Bacup by Margaret White

Relations

I have just visited my great aunties house and was very interested to find a photo on the wall of this house with a note attached - it appears to have been the family home of my great Uncle Joe's parents. Would anyone know how I would find more information about it - like the years they lived there etc

A memory of Bacup by Louise Bradley