Boscombe, Dorset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

St George's Youth Club Haviland Road

Oh how I remember St George's Youth Club , My Sister [ Diane ] and I lived in Haviland Road , and we sometimes went to SGYC , so many memoirs , we loved Kings Park where we spent many hours on the swings ...Read full memory

A 1969 Student

For a very enjoyable year I lived at no 17 in Florence Road, a turning halfway down to the beach and off Sea road in Boscombe (see photo). I became one of the first persons in the country to study for a Higher National Diploma ...Read full memory

A memory of Boscombe

St Georges Youth Club

I was born in 1931. In 1944 until 1952 I lived at the Police Station in Gloucester Road where my father was a Police Inspector. As a regular member of the Youth Club, I have great memories of cycle trips into the New ...Read full memory

A memory of Boscombe by Len James