Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

It's Worth Having A Closer Look

It is worth looking closely at the people in the pictures within the Frith Collection, as you never know who you might recognise. Within this photograph you can see a couple of ladies sat on a bench, and in the distance a man with two children, a boy and a girl. The lady sat on the bench on the ...Read full memory

Trips To Bourton On The Water

I used to walk along muddy tracks and climb over stiles, cross fields and even a busy dual carriageway to get to Bourton from Lower Slaughter.  The first time we visited Bourton we went to the museum which houses vintage cars and many more curios.  I believe it started as hobby and grew ...Read full memory

Anthony Martin Born In Bourton

My Farther George Martin played for Bourton Rovers football team an in the river