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Acton Bridge, Cheshire

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Acton Bridge, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. Most of our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as customised calendars.

Old Maps of Acton Bridge

Historic Maps of Acton Bridge and the local area.

Old map of Acton Bridge in 1896
Map of Acton Bridge in 1896
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1896
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1923
Map of Acton Bridge in 1923
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1923
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1947
Map of Acton Bridge in 1947
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1947
Old map of Acton Bridge in 1897

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Acton Bridge from other years.

My parents also had a boat down at AB called 'Jan' which was moored outside the cottage. The cottage was lived in when my parents bought the boat, but then the husband (Mr Noden I think) died and his wife moved to Weaverham (again I think). We have good memories of the club - rowing around the island; swimming in the river; and generally 'messing about' on the island. The sun ...see more

Laurie, I remember vividly those days as if they were yesterday, strange to see the Jan mentioned which dad bought from the Faircloughs which was moored at Widnes Docks.Do you remember our trip down the ship canal to the boat festival? Our boat at the time was the gorgeous 32ft 'CORAL', Thornicroft powered, I have a photo of the 'CORAL' at Chester with your mum and dad, Roger, my mum and dad and me. ...see more

Added 08 November 2010