Kirkburton, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Kirkburton C Of E School And All Hallows Church

Adding to Mr Wroe's memories, I believe that the school Headmaster in 1945 was a Mr Henry Gardam and that Mr Ronald Pearson joined the school perhaps 2 years later. In 1945, Miss Innes was ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkburton

The Post Office And The Barber's Shop.

The white coated figure to the right is the barber Willie Jenks,standing outside his shop.He slicked back his hair with Brylcream and specialised in short back and sides.A visit could incur moments ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkburton by James Wroe

Kitkburton Primary School

I attended Kirkburton First School (School Hill), prior to this I was sent to a Catholic school in Huddersfield, although living in Burton at the time, there was no comparison, Kirkburton School was like heaven ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkburton by Mary Ryan