Folkestone, Kent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Old High Street Summer Of 1966

The old High Street was a hive of activity especially in the summer months, I remember the Acropolis coffee bar which was run by a Greek family including Archie Aggro ...Read full memory

The Open Air Swimming Pool Folkestone

My grandad, Ted Brazier, was the Pool Manager at the Open Air Swimming Pool, Folkestone, just along from The Rotunda. My mum worked in the Cafe and the Boating ...Read full memory

The Outdoor Swimming Pool Folkestone

I remember travelling from Dover to Folkestone pool when I was about 7 years old. We thought it was very exciting, and I can remember queuing at the turnstile to ...Read full memory

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