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Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Another Village Policeman

My dad was the village policeman from 1952 to 1958. He was Edward (Ted) Parkinson and we moved from Liverpool to Bolton-le-Sands in 1952. We lived in 40 Church Brow, which was the police house at that time. My dad retired in 1958 aged 46 after 25 years with Lancashire Constabulary and died suddenly on the ...Read full memory

The Village Policeman

My father was the village policeman during the Second World War, his name was Archie Evans. My mother died there in 1949. We lived in a house called Somersby. I was only 4 when we left, and my sister Carol was 11. My name is Kay Irene and I think I have godmothers in  the village, but perhaps they are no ...Read full memory