Laxfield, Suffolk
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Sparrows

I remember Sparrows very well. I lived in Laxfield from 1967 - 1972 I remember going up to the attic at Christmas time and buying some goodies. Also, I remember the phone box outside, a friend and I got into trouble for making false ...Read full memory

A memory of Laxfield by Jane Johnson

Childhood

I grew up at Turkey Hall in Cratfield but Laxfield was more of my village. I worked at Sparrows grocery store and my parents, Terry & Joan Ward bought my first "new" bike from the store pictured here. I remember getting it for ...Read full memory

A memory of Laxfield by Rebecca Ward

Many Pleasant Evenings

The low house was run by a lovely couple named Paul and Janet Parsons. The had a son Zach (Zacky Bongo) and a daughter, Tabitha. What a pleasant atmosphere they always maintained. Friends like the Parsons are rare ...Read full memory

A memory of Laxfield by John Ziv