Heysham, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Heysham Towers Holiday Camp

I remember arriving in Morecambe in 1967, with a mate of mine, to work the Summer at Pontin's in Middleton but, due to a clerical error, our job's were no longer open. So, on the way back to Morecambe, (on the bus), ...Read full memory

A memory of Heysham by Pat Hocking

Morecambe Holiday Camp Heysham

I went to Morecambe Holiday Camp in the late 1960s and loved it. Went for the next few years, I think it was because my parents could leave us to our own devices and enjoy themselves and go dancing. I loved the ...Read full memory

My Happiest Workdays At Trimpell Ici Shell Heysham

I worked for Trimpell ICI Shell at their Heysham complex from 1962 until1975 Starting as an apprentice electrician and ending up as a shift engineer.I worked under another memory contributer ...Read full memory

A memory of Heysham by Gordon Higton