Hemsby, Norfolk
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Granddads Donkeys

I was most surprised to see my late grandfather William Mannall and possibly my uncle Paul with granddads donkeys ,which he had for many years on the beach at Hemsby and also later ...Read full memory

A memory of Hemsby by Don Bullen

Hemsby In The 70s And 80s

We started holidaying in Hemsby in the late 1970s. My parents loved it as we'd always had caravan holidays previously but now we had a chalet!! They always stayed at Belle ...Read full memory

A memory of Hemsby by Karen Dack

Hemsby Illuminated Cottage Garden

I have many happy memories of going on holiday to Hemsby in the late 1960s and early 1970s. I remember we used to stay on the sand dunes in a wooden chalet-type ...Read full memory

A memory of Hemsby by Mark Allen