Littlehampton, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Holidays In Littlehampton And Meeting Aunts And Uncles

From Sandra (was Leggett) I first went to Littlehampton as a the story goes must have been 1946..apparently I slept in a cupboard drawer at my Auntie Maisies. Holidays to Littlehampton involved going on the steam train leaving Snow Hill in Birmingham with Mom ...Read full memory


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 outside. We always looked out for "Wally Pig" as we called it. We stayed at a boarding house - ...Read full memory

Living In Littlehampton

I was lucky to be born in Littlehampton in Manning Road, before moving to Howard Road with my two brothers and two sisters. We have lots of memories about growing up on the river bank, west beach and the main beach, where we spent many hours. We went to Saturday morning pictures and the local clubs; cubs, ...Read full memory