Yoxford, Suffolk
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Bank House Yoxford

When I was a child, my great-aunt, Mrs Judith Pheby, lived in Bank House, Yoxford, and was its caretaker. The bank only visited the village once a week, I think, and the rest of the time the bank was closed. The house is on ...Read full memory

A memory of Yoxford

The Hut

The village club, always known in my family (the Colletts and the Cottons) as 'The Hut', was where all the young people of that time, and probably earlier, met, since that particularly was the venue for village dances. Inevitably ...Read full memory

A memory of Yoxford by Peter Collett

Childhood Memories Of Rookery Park

My grandparents were William and Ruby Balls who worked at Rookery Park and lived there all their lives. The Hamblings were very good to them and they retired in peace through to the 1980s. As a kid I had ...Read full memory

A memory of Yoxford by Peter Ball