Old Maps of Ashburton

Historic Maps of Ashburton and the local area.

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

Memories of Ashburton

Read and share your memories of Ashburton itself or of a particular photo of Ashburton.

I was living in Sparnham House in 1960, but don't recall the umber mine you mention, though my father (Brian Baker) did say there had been one, once. Outside Sparnham there used to be a tap which was supplied by a natural spring and during the long winter of 1963 it was, at times, the only piece of plumbing (...Read full memory)

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