Bourne, Lincolnshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Staying With My Aunt In Bourne

In 1948 or thereabouts my mother went into hospital and I came to Bourne and attended the Primary School. We had a rhyme: "please Miss Fenney can you spare a penny to buy Miss Vickers a new pair of nickers" Mss Dent was the Head, and every school day began with "Good morning Miss Dent, good morning teachers". A ...Read full memory

A memory of Bourne by John Kisby

Bourne County Primary School

I also attended the primary school at Bourne from 1955 to 1963 before moving to Heckington in 1964. I remember mostly with fondness, my time at the school, especially my time in Mr. Lamberts class 3 as it was when I attended. I ssed to love his story reading as he would stand at a lectern which was to the left of ...Read full memory

A memory of Bourne by Richard Drury