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Bawtry, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Bawtry

Browse 8 photo books on Bawtry and the surrounding area.

Happy Times

I was born in 1963 in bawtry and until a year ago my mum still lived there. I grew up there with many happy memories. I loved looking at at these photos, some of the shops are still the same only different names. Our neighbors owned Herrings and we used to go and buy fresh yeast and coffee in there, it used to sell everything. The ...Read full memory

A memory of Bawtry

Cross House Stores

I was thrilled to see your photo of the market including Cross House Stores (the building on the far right of the picture). We lived there in 1955 for about 2 years. The front was a wine and spirits store that my father managed. I recall that the cellar of that house was over a thousand years old and had a secret passage ...Read full memory

A memory of Bawtry

Rendezvous At The Wimpy Bar

I used to sit in the window seat ,very excited as i waited for the 6-30pm bus to arrive from Bircotes hoping it would stop across the road.Hopefully the first person off the bus would be my boyfriend John. He would join me in the Wimpy Bar and here we would drink cokes and listen to the juke box until the 9pm curfew ...Read full memory

A memory of Bawtry