Barley, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Free Wheeling Down Pendle Hill

I was 19 years old and loved cycling. My aim was to cycle from Blackpool, where I lived, to Barley Youth Hostel on Pendle Hill. Unfortunately, I calculated too little time to reach my destination and found myself at the bottom of Pendle Hill, Padiham, I think, at 5.pm. in December. It was pitch black and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Barley by bondstreet31