1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Burgh by Sands, Cumbria
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

That Was Home

My grandmother, Margaret Flint, was landlady of the Greyhound from sometime during WW2 until 1954. I lived there from 1944 until she retired. Being a publican meant grandmother was entitled to more than the normal rations in the immediate post war era since she was required to provide food to any traveller. Travellers ...Read full memory