Eastbourne, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Houghbridge Hall Gtoakley

In January 1949, my parents moved into Houghbridge Hall - on the winding country lane  mid way between Stones Green and the church at Gt. Oakley. I remained there until called up for National Service in ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Oakley by Ian Dixon


Hello My father was Harold Mann he was a home guard in great Oakley, would you have met him. Thanks David Mann

A memory of Great Oakley by David Mann

Fondest Memories Of Gt Oakley 1938 To 1961

That was when I was born along with a bunch of other kids who grew up  with  me and with whom I played during the WW2 years and eventually went to C of E school together.  Mr Porter ...Read full memory