Barkway, Hertfordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Welch Family

My great great grandparents were born and married in Barkway before coming to the US in 1854. I am wondering if there are any relatives of John and Sarah (Butler) Welch in Barkway. I will definitely have to visit some day.

A memory of Barkway by Janet Dill

Memories Of The Bentley Family

This photo, along with the other 4, attracted my attention because the thatched cottage on the left is where my father, Arthur Sidney Bentley, was born in 1926. He lived all his life in Barkway until his death in 2005. Married to Pamela Mary Sharp of nearby Therfield, he had 3 children, one of them myself, ...Read full memory

A memory of Barkway