Colehill, Dorset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Rendevous Cafe

The year this picture was taken I lived in a flat above the Rendevous Cafe in the building directly behind the statue.  Owned by Pat and John Harvey, this was home to a newly arrived American family, and ...Read full memory

A memory of St Ives by Linda Christie


Monday market, being taken there by my Mum to do the shopping and then being indulged by the generous salesmen from Standens agricultural engineers and allowed to sit up in the (then) enormous cab and glory in watching ...Read full memory

A memory of St Ives by Geoff Hartley

Looking For Matthews

Hi I am researching my family tree. The name is Matthews  My great great grandfather James came from St Ives, his son was Louis Matthews, they were cattle dealers and lived in Needingworth Rd from 1840 ...Read full memory

A memory of St Ives by Miss M