Kirkburton, Yorkshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Willie Jenks

Seeing the familiar stance of Willie Jenks reminds me of the Saturdays when I walked from Shelley Lane with my mate Malcolm 'Pinger' Fitton to get our hair cut. We sat waiting for ...Read full memory

A memory of Kirkburton by David Pimm

Kirkburton C Of E School And Kirkburton Secondary Modern

I have many fond memories of Kirkburton, I remember my old headmaster at the C of S school, Mr Pearson, my sister and I still have ...Read full memory

Memories Of My Past

This scene hasn't changed very much. My grandfather Archibald Barnaby Eliott live in the Co-op house which was in Low Town, 'Treacle Ole' as it was called. He used to drive a ...Read full memory