Burslem, Staffordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Burslem Baths And The Wright's Pie Shop After (Top Of Nile St)

My memories start around 1946 and go on 'forever' - but the years I want to mention here are those of my Cobridge schooldays and the Burslem connection to those schooldays. I lived ...Read full memory

A memory of Burslem by Edward Penning

School At Burslem Junior Tech

I lived in Blythe Bridge and travelled to school at the Burslem Junior Technical College in Moorland Road, Burslem over a period between 1943 to 1945. The journey by train on the old loop line was a lot of fun. I ...Read full memory

A memory of Burslem by Roy Allen

Waterloo Road

I was born in Burslem and lived on Waterloo Road across from Macintyres pottery from 1949 until 1957 when we moved to Lancashire. Macintyres had a clock tower and we would check it in the morning before leaving for school. I began ...Read full memory

A memory of Burslem by smlowe