Crowland, Lincolnshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Abbey Hotel

I think that is the name of the pub/hotel on the right hand side not far from the entrance gate to the Abbey. I used to stay there as a child with my mum & dad. My dad met the licencee Harry (Allman?) in the second world war. It was a long journey to Crowland from East London pre-1960. I have fond memories of the late parties we ...Read full memory

A memory of Crowland by Joy Harris

Photos Of My Family

Ref: Les and Bunny Fox, publicans. I lived in Crowland as a young child and my parents ran the Durham Ox, Nene Terrace, as land ord and landlady. Would anyone who knew my parents and has any pictures of the pub or my parents be so very kind as to let me take copies or forward them to my email? Someone out there must have ...Read full memory

A memory of Crowland by Linda Belham

Days Gone By

I was born in 5 Nene Terrace on 2-4-47. I remember the Pattersons, the Brakes, and a little shop where I could get 2oz of sweets. Does any one remember my family? My mum was Marjorie, my sister Shirley and I had two brothers, Tom and Roly.

A memory of Crowland by Peter Knighton