1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire (Antiquity)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Abney Family Tree

My Abney ancestors originated in England and lived in Belvoir Castle.  I live in Texas and on a trip to England, we were to tour Belvoir Castle.  My mother had always been interested in genealogy but I had not had the time to delve into it.  Her cousin had compiled a lovely book about the Abney ...Read full memory


I was told at the age of 12 years I was reincarnated and used to live at Belvoir Castle with a young boy called Edward during Victorian times, and I had a dog and a woman that I used to look after as a maid. Well my mum took me there when I was 14 for the 1st time and it was like I knew my way around and I did get a ...Read full memory

A memory of Belvoir Castle