Greengates, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

4 Gallaway Road, Greengates

I remember buying fish and chips in Gallaway Road, Greengates 1955+. Unknown to me at that time this fish shop used to a greengrocer's shop owned by my grandfather Lister Carter around 1935/40. My father was born ...Read full memory

A memory of Greengates by Keith Carter

Greengates Was The Place To Live

I was born in and brought up in Greengates in 1949 at Redcar Road. I have many great memories of happy times. I went to Undercliff Girls School. I remember the picture house very well and used to go to the ...Read full memory

Happy Time Long Past.

The little shop in the far right of the photo was selling a tinplate model of the Airship R101 for which I had saved up for ages.Just when I was able to buy it the airship crashed in France. I did not buy it; for in my ...Read full memory