Historic Maps of Bramhope and environs, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey and by renowned Victorian cartographer Samuel Lewis.
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I went to Old Bramhope in 1934 at the age of one, and was there until 1948, when my father retired as Governor. I was at the school on site until 1943, and was in the Cubs and Scouts. I'm still in touch with a number of old boys and girls, and for a while with former members of staff, but of these there is only Yvonne (...Read full memory)
I remember the walk to the Methodist Church in the Village, and the long journey to and from St. Henry's Grammar School. For some reason a Mr. Farrar sticks in my memory, who taught us to swim in the round swimming pool that had no shallow end, but a centre bollard that we launched ourselves towards. I believe that the third photo (...Read full memory)