Burgess Hill, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Wiggins Sankey

My father worked at Wiggins Sankey in the 50's and 60's, his name was Cyril Clarke but I think most people called him Noby Clarke

A memory of Burgess Hill by boatnoida

London Road Primary School

I too remember Mrs Duckworth though she was not my teacher, my first teacher was Miss Richardson and also there was a Mrs Parrott. I then went to a class run by Mrs Donnovan, Mr Baird was head master and Ms Brown was the scary teacher, also I was in Mr Eliot's and Mr Smith's class. Of course all gone now and ...Read full memory

Inholmes

My aunt and uncle became the caretakers at Inholmes after it was converted to offices. I remember the magnificent staircase which had a huge eagle as a newel post. The range in the kitchen was the biggest I have ever seen, and the kitchens had not been touched and were exactly as they were when the house was a home. Outside ...Read full memory

A memory of Burgess Hill