Littlehampton, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


We used to go on holidays almost every year to Littlehampton, so far as I can remember. We took the train there. Then we walked - lugging our suitcases. There was a butcher's shop on the way and it had a little statue of a pig ...Read full memory

Those Were The Days

I first saw Littlehampton when my primary school made an end-of-year trip in 1963, and my memories were dominated by the figure-of-eight dodgems at the amusement centre, and some intrepid soul getting stuck in the ...Read full memory

Gee Whiz Speedboat

My brother and I can be seen in the back of Gee Whiz. My parents did not travel with us, as we wanted to be in the wet back seat. It was exciting to crash against the waves going out of the harbour. I do not know who the ...Read full memory