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

Shoreham-By-Sea, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Where I Came From. By Christine Harris (Formerly Hudson)

I was born at 42 Stanley Avenue Portslade, on 21st July 1944. We moved to Shoreham after the war and Dad ran a small transport cafe, which, last time I visited it was a bookmakers called Sargeant Harris. Next door was a cafe called Grub'n'stuff, where my sister and I used to go for our ...Read full memory

Buckingham Road

Does anyone remember a plane crashing into a front garden in Buckingham Road on Friday 13 March 1964? It was in the garden of a house on the right-hand side as you go down the road, approximately opposite No 54. I was married the following day and was driven from The Drive down Buckingham Road to St Marys Church, and ...Read full memory

Shops And Shopkeepers In East Street ....St Marys Hall..

I remember the pram/toy shop on the corner, there was also a fabric shop - I think it was where Famished sandwich bar was (can't remember what it is called now..) I could buy a piece of fabric, 'a remnant for 2 shillings' and make my then 2 year old daughter a dress that evening, and ...Read full memory