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Nostalgic memories of Acton Burn's local history
Share your own memories of Acton Burn and read what others have said
For well over 10 years now, we've been inviting visitors to our web site to add their own memories to share their experiences of life as it was when the photographs in our archive were taken. From brief one-liners explaining a little bit more about the image depicted, to great, in-depth accounts of a childhood when things were rather different than today (and everything inbetween!). We've had many contributors recognising themselves or loved ones in our photographs. Why not add your memory today and become part of our Memories Community to help others in the future delve back into their past.
This week's Places
Here are some of the places people are talking about in our Share Your Memories community this week:
...and hundreds more! Enjoy browsing more recent contributions now.
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Tips & Ideas
Not sure what to write? It's easy - just think of a place that brings back a memory for you and write about:
How the location features in your personal history?
The memories this place inspires for you?
Stories about the community, its history and people?
People who were particularly kind or influenced your time in the community.
Has it changed over the years?
How does it feel, seeing these places again, as they used to look?