Ashwood Dale Memories

Read and share memories of Ashwood Dale

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As a young man my father was both a keen walker and photographer. His hometown was Derby, consequently the surrounding area including the Peak District was walked and photographed extensively. Sadly he was killed in action during WW2. Among his personal effects were all his photos that my mother kept in (...Read full memory)