Bradford-on-Tone, Somerset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Chapel House

I have lived for 20 years in Chapel House at Bradford on Tone. From outside it looks like a 1930s rendered house but was actually the Congregationalist Chapel in the 19th century. It didn't last long as a Chapel and was sold privately and later bought by the Berry family who lived next door (now Bradford House) and the ...Read full memory

A memory of Bradford-on-Tone

Bradford On Tone Village School

I attended the village school and Mrs Richardson was our teacher, I lived in Taunton and travelled daily on the bus from Taunton and walked from the main road to the village school and back to the bus after school, I never remember it raining. I have very happy memories of the school and Mrs ...Read full memory

School In Bradford On Tone

I lived in Bradford in the bungalow my dad designed at the corners. We emigrated to Canada in 1958 - I was 7. My dad came over here first to get work as an architect and a home for us. My mum, older brother, younger sister and I stayed in a caravan behind the pub for 6 weeks. Then we followed dad to Canada ...Read full memory