Hythe, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Hythe

Browse 35 photo books on Hythe and the surrounding area.

Maintenance At Westcliff Hall Hotel

In about 1961 my family moved from Langdown Rd in Hythe to live in The Lodge, West St Hythe. I was 18. My dad had a building maintenance business and was soon contracted to take over the maintenance of the WestCliff Hall Hotel which at the time was managed by a Mr. Piggot. At that time, the building ...Read full memory

A memory of Hythe

A Lost Cause.

I remember the Anchor & hope very well, it was back in about 1973 when Dallas Bullen's father was the landlord, me and some mate's had been drinking in the public bar, and i left a brand new cardigan, that my mother had taken week's to knit,behind. Several week's went by before i remembered where i had left it, so i went ...Read full memory

A memory of Hythe by Mick Reynolds

My Old House

Just out of view on the right is 18 Langdown Road, my old house for over 20 years, from 1959 to the early 1980s. My old neighbours were Tony Beasant and his sister Pauline, Cheryl Broomfield (who had a big crush on me back then), her brother Stephen and sister Anita, Tony Rogers who lived at no.14, so many friends, we ...Read full memory

A memory of Hythe by Barry Wells