Peplow, Shropshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Growing Up In Castleton

I was born in 1947 at Birch Haill Hospital and lived in Castleton, first on Manchester Road and later Alder Road until I got married at St. Gabriel's Church. My maiden name was Jackson. I attended ...Read full memory

A memory of Castleton by Irene Tuck

My First School

The year i started school at st Gabriels. I remember being carried up the hill by my mother and being met at the school entrance by Miss Cleary! She was a rather fat lady dressed all in brown and wearing a brown ...Read full memory

Bygone Days

This was my first school. We came from kirkholt to Castleton every day to school. I remember Mrs O'Brien Miss Cleary and Miss O'Leary. Miss O Learys' class room had a large open fireplace in it. We used to go on nature walks on what is possibly the motorway now.

A memory of Castleton by June Eves