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High Bentham, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Born In Bentham In 1946

I was born in High Bentham in 1946 even though my mum by then was living in Manchester. She insisted in returning home to have me and a year later my sister to make sure we were Yorkshire lasses, I was born in the front bedroom of 1 Station Road next to Angus's. My mum's maiden name was Winnie Williams and her ...Read full memory

Granddad Richard And Nana Ada Roseneath

My name is Chris Procter, son of Tom and Joyce Procter of Mount Pleasant, High Bentham. My Grandparents, Richard and Ada lived at Roseneath, Goodenber Road. I remember playing in Goodenber Road on many occasions that i visited and stayed at their house. I remember playing in the loft that had a ...Read full memory

A memory of High Bentham by c.procter

My Grandparents

My grandparents were George an d Molly postlethwaite they lived in the square up at the top of the main road which has now got modern homes built their, George was a cobbler by trade. They had 3 children James,( Jim.) kitty and Jenny Molly was a wearing I think does any one remember them?

A memory of High Bentham by kayminto