Boosbeck, Cleveland
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Lockwood Beck And Lingdale

Hi Everyone what a lovely photo of the reservoir. My family lived at the reservoir for many years. My father and his father were born there with his sisters. He was Henry Marshall born 1923. He was the 3rd Henry Marshall...me I'm the 4th and my son is the 5th. A family member has traced the family of marshalls back ...Read full memory

A memory of Boosbeck by David Marshall

Fish And Chips In Gerrie Street

I remember when I was a little girl and we lived in Gerrie Street. Opposite us was Mr Brown's Fish and Chip Shop and he made wonderful fish and chips. The window of my mum and dad's bedroom overlooked the fish and chip shop and what we called "The Bank Top". I used to creep out of bed in the summer and watch ...Read full memory

6 Foot Of Snow

I can remember when the snow on the roofs of the houses in Boosbeck, when it started to melt it would fall with a load thud lol. I used to love playing up Boosbeck Woods with my mates, Paul Bullock, Cliff Wood and Desmond Wood. We used to go to the hidden city in the woods! We used to build tree houses up three (?). Good ...Read full memory

A memory of Boosbeck by Roy Hood