Beaulieu, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Chanting At Dusk

My parents were managers of The Montague Arms for a short while. On sunny days I was allowed to cycle to Hythe and back. I was twelve and fit enough to reach Hythe within half-an-hour! I heard rumours from the staff at the hotel that the Abbey nearby was haunted by the ancient monks who had lived there. I was told that ...Read full memory

Drinking In The Domus

In the late sixties a school friend Eric and I were employed one summer at what was then The Montague Motor Museum. We worked for the catering department. In those days on occasion the Beaulieu Estate held medieval banquets, they took place in the great hall on the first floor of the Domus. One morning we were tasked ...Read full memory

A memory of Beaulieu by bferguson