Millom, Cumbria
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Millom

Browse 8 photo books on Millom and the surrounding area.

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 of Millom and many pictures. Mildred Davis, ...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 the iron works was built and Hodbarrow mines ...Read full memory

A memory of Millom by Ian Jordison

The Old Co Op.

I was born in Market Street in 1939. Later, because of the war, my mum left me in Millom for my grandad and grandma Kirby to look after me. Mum went back to be with my dad in heavily bombed Manchester. I spent the war years here and ...Read full memory

A memory of Millom by Ian Jordison