Heysham, Lancashire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Happy Memories But Tinged With Sadness

My then fiancé and I went to Heysham Towers holiday camp in the 1950's with a couple of friends for a weeks holiday. Sadly I managed to lose my engagement ring whilst I was there. We have been married now for 57 years but I still miss my ring. If anyone reading this found it I would love to hear from them. He did however buy me a new one but it's not the same.

A memory of Heysham by beryl.winter

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 to these collumns Mr Edward George who was a section Engineer and site Instrument and Electrical ...Read full memory

A memory of Heysham by Gordon Higton

Heysham Towers

Morecambe Bay Holiday Camp, aka Heysham Towers, in the early sixties as a teenager. The Towers were owned by the Holdens, I especially remember Derek and Jean. We were roused by the 'phantom buglar' and didn't have a minute to spare until 'Goodnight Campers'. We danced to Norman Robinson's band, and Jack Winston playing the ...Read full memory

A memory of Heysham by Kathleen Wilson