Beverley, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Family

Does anyone remember the Tate family, Roy, Cyril and Janet? Jane Jennings

A memory of Beverley by Margaret Allen

Waterside Road

I was born in Beverley in August 1963 and my parents Gladys and Arthur Marchant lived at 16 Waterside Road, which I assume from other contributors used to be Beck Road South. I remember Barkers and Lee Smith animal feed mill across the road from where I lived and Crane Hill. Families who lived down there (from what I ...Read full memory

Highgate

I used to stay in Beverley with my Aunt who lived at 45 Highgate. She used to knit toys and sell them at her front door, the money she raised went to Beverley Minster to buy cassocks for the choir. Her name was Gertie Forest, she lived until she was 104 years old. My grandparent Taylor had a farm at Figham called Brookholme ...Read full memory