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.

Childhood Holidays

My family started to have our annual holiday in Ilfracombe in 1964, and virtually every day we made the trip to Woolacombe to sit on the beach and have a go at surfing. After years of south coast beaches, Woolacombe was ...Read full memory

First Camp Site

Does anyone remember the old camp site run by Mr and Mrs Dymond? It was roughly where Woolacombe Sands is now, near the riding stables. I can recall it was a steep field (no terracing then!) and we used to walk down to the ...Read full memory

A memory of Woolacombe by Anne Bohin

Completely Changed!!

My father took my mother and I on holiday to Woolacombe every year in the 1950's. At that time, in the height of the Summer months we would be the only family on the main beach (as well as the Barracane Beach where we ...Read full memory

A memory of Woolacombe by June Miller