Sherburn Hill, Durham
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Growing Up In Local Avenue

Hi I am Michael Johnson, some of you may remember Tommy and Brenda Johnson who lived in Sherburn Hill for most of their lives. Tommy worked for Alfie Law who had the Post Office and Grocery shop on the 'Hill'. ...Read full memory

Childhood Memories

I remember Tommy Johnson who used to be our Scout Master and I spent many happy times when the troop went camping all over the country. I moved from Pittington to Sherburn Hill aged 2 in 1939 to 6 North View where I ...Read full memory