Brandsby, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Brandsby Stores

My grandparents John Cussons, joiner / carpenter and his wife Emmie (nee Cotton) lived in Brandsby after their marriage in 1903. They had 3 sons all born at Brandsby, Geoffrey bn1904, Harold bn 1905, and my father Frederick bn 1908. Emmie was admitted to Clifton Asylum in 1908 with melancholia and epilepsy and remained in ...Read full memory