Dymchurch, Kent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

My First Home

I was born in one of the cottages behind the coach in the photograph. Lots of good memories

Growing Up In Dymchurch In The 1950s

I lived in Marshlands during the 1950s and started school there, Miss Weth was the headmistress and my favourite teacher was Mrs Nichols. I moved away in 1960 but still remember a lot of my friends names ...Read full memory

A memory of Dymchurch by Tony Beacroft

Discovering Dymchurch

The first time I went to Dymchurch was with my mother, stepfather, brothers and sister. We stayed at Pippers Field Caravan Park. Discovering Dymchurch, there was a desterted holiday camp with all the windows smashed. ...Read full memory

A memory of Dymchurch