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Bromyard, Hereford & Worcester
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

I Stayed There

Approx 1962 I had a weekend at Buckenhill Manor. I served with Ken Stewart at Boscombe Down when at week ends he was travelling around various book and agricultural fairs. As I remember it, his cousin and her husband founded Landsman Books. The husband died and Ken played a greater role in the business, becoming in effect a ...Read full memory

A memory of Bromyard by Morris Hedges

A Childhood Holiday

My family spent a very happy holiday as guests of the Barnaby famly who owned the castle. About 6 years old, I recall being transported from the station in a Trojan estate car - a most innovative design at the time with its unique diesel engine. Mr Barnaby, a botanist who wrote on Alpine flora, also owned a wonderful ...Read full memory

A memory of Bromyard by Bob Perkins

Childhood

I was in Frome Bank from the age of about 4yrs till 12yrs from 1957 to about 1965 and would like to hear from any one who was there at this time

A memory of Bromyard by kieljohn53