Millom, Cumbria
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

A Evacuee With Such Happy Memories Of Millom

I was placed with a lovely warm family, Ivor and Betty Boase, they made me so welcome. I spent about a year with them - they treated me as family member, ...Read full memory

A memory of Millom by Dorothy Gilbert

Eric And Ronnie Bowes Davis

We are the family of Eric Bowes Davis & Ronald Bowes Davis who was at Hodbarrow mines. Eric was my father in law; we visit Milllom quite a lot, we have strong connections ...Read full memory

A memory of Millom by Joyce Davis

The Holborn Hill Evacuee.

The view is looking over Holborn Hill towards Black Combe. Holborn Hill is old Millom, the new part of Millom was built when iron ore was discovered in 1855 at Hodbarrow and ...Read full memory

A memory of Millom by Ian Jordison