Old Maps of Brading

Historic Maps of Brading and the local area.

Memories of Brading

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

The lady and the small boy by the Wax Museum are my mother and me. I was born in 1962.

Mr grandfather owned the old cement works in Quay Lane (this picture shows the large building with the tall chimney, centre of frame) and his men used to make concrete roofing tiles there. In the late 1950's the chimney became dangerous and they used expolsives to demolish it. I have some very poor photos of this. (...Read full memory)