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Brading, Isle of Wight
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Grandad's Cement Works

Mr grandfather owned the old cement works in Quay Lane (this picture shows the large building with the tall chimney, centre of frame) and his men used to make concrete roofing tiles there. In the late 1950's the chimney became dangerous and they used expolsives to demolish it. I have some very poor photos of this. His ...Read full memory

A memory of Brading by Linda Allen

My Mother And Me, Brading High Street.

The lady and the small boy by the Wax Museum are my mother and me. I was born in 1962.

A memory of Brading by Ray Oliver