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

Lower Wortley

I was born in Lower Wortley, and until the reservoir was built on the ring road, can remember the ring road floading. I went to Lower Wortley school, then Thornhill which isn't there anymore, my brother and mum still live in Wortley. Western Flats Park was my stomping ground, and we used to play on the hills behind the ...Read full memory

A memory of Beeston by Debbie Wormald

Beeston School

I used to go to Beeston school and remember happy days. My teacher was called Mrs Spencer, she was really strict and used to scare me. There was also a teacher called Mr Shipman, a bit of a tonge twister. I have been looking for a picture of the school, can anyone help me?

A memory of Beeston


l lived in Chester Place with the little veg shop on the corner. Across the road was another street (I don't know what this was called), it had a undetakers tucked away in the corner. We would hang the washing out across the road, l remember trying to get the kids' nappies dry and having words with the woman next door as l put ...Read full memory

A memory of Beeston by mrssunnyview