1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Pagham, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Pagham In The Sixties Continued

Following on to the mention of Jessie Booth and husband who lived at Waverley in Lagoon Road - I had the pleasure of knowing husband George Booth (the General) as also called, whilst serving my apprenticeship with the Electricity Board at the Bognor depot, 1963 to 1968. George was a really nice guy, so easy ...Read full memory

A memory of Pagham by Michael Randell

Pagham Beach Deck Chairs.

In 1955, my mum owned the Beach Deckchair stand and the Penny Arcade named Funland. I worked on the beach chairs, and the Arcade in the evenings during the summer holidays. I recall that the bungalow next to the stand was called Laughing Waters and the elderly lady owner, had charge of her son's car in her garage; it ...Read full memory

A memory of Pagham by James Whitehead

Pagham Lagoon Sluice

I'm not a Pagham local but have visited the place many times over the last 20 or so years.  I've always been intrigued by that old concrete structure at the southeast tip of Pagham Lagoon but have been unable to find a definitive answer as to its age or purpose.   The most likely suggestion I've received is that ...Read full memory

A memory of Pagham by Dave Blackthorn