Bramley, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


I lived at Lane End, Bramley no 6 in the circle.  The white cottage in the picture use to have an apple orchard next to it.   Me and my cousins used to try and get apples before the old lady got out of her house but she always caught us and told my gran .    the house where the car is ,is where my ...Read full memory

Bramley School Days

I have strong memories of the church as every day at 10 we had to walk down the church path to pick up the milk also.our playground backed onto the graveyard so when there was a funeral we had to come inside which we thought was most unfair.After school we would wonder around the grave yards which was a big no no ...Read full memory

A memory of Bramley by Andrew Locke

Flying Scotsman Through Bramley Station

I think it was 1963. The Flying Scotsman steam train came through Bramley station. I was only small, and we all gathered to watch it come through at a fantastic speed! I remember the station master, Jimmy Seagull, telling us kids to stand well back, as it was likely to suck us off the ...Read full memory

A memory of Bramley