Edenfield, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Childhood Memories 1950 Onwards.

I was born in 1948 and we moved to Irwell Vale (Bowker Street) in 1949.  We moved again onto Hardsough Terrace when I was five years old. I lived and worked in Irwell Vale until 1972. The village had a ...Read full memory

A memory of Edenfield by k.drummond

Lumb Mill

Lumb Mill in the 1950s I remember my late mother and father working at this mill in the 1950s. My father worked as a boiler man. As a child I visited the mill during the school holidays also at weekends. I used to join my ...Read full memory

A memory of Edenfield by k.drummond

My First Job

Just before I was due to leave Peel Brow I was called into Mr (Dinky) Booth's office and told that Turnbull & Stockdale were looking for an Office Boy and that he thought I would fit the bill. I attended an interview with Mr W ...Read full memory

A memory of Edenfield by Derek Holt