Baildon, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


My Grandparents Dick and Emma Jeffrey lived at 10 Moorside When I was growing up We would go on a weekend to visit them and go up on the moor with grandad or down to the woods We would go to the well with the buckets to get the water as they hadn't water in the house which was all different for me and my brother My grandparents left ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Carol Booth

Baildon Bank

Late 50's. As a kid I used to run wild with my dog Spot on Baildon Bank, Baildon Green and through the Knoll Wood, mainly during the long light summer evenings (but really just when ever I could) I used to trail up through Milner fields across Shipley Glen, over Baildon Moor and back home through the village. Oh what I ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by John Shooter

Langley Residential Special School 1956

Hi All, Just to say that I was a resident of Langley from January 1956 to July 1956. Have an autograph book here with staff and boys/girls comments on leaving - Staff: Afred/Margaret (Gardeners) D Barry (Domestic) Nurse Anderson, Nurse Carter (Loved her to bits..) Sister HF Halliday - Night Staff, ...Read full memory

A memory of Baildon by Robert Alders