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Crosby Garrett, Cumbria

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Crosby Garrett, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. Most of our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as customised calendars.

Old Maps of Crosby Garrett

Historic Maps of Crosby Garrett and the local area.

Memories of Crosby Garrett
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Read and share your memories of Crosby Garrett itself or of a particular photo of Crosby Garrett.

As child of ten I used to go with relations and stay in Frith cottage, I believe they were friends of the family way back. My grandfather Thomas Brunskill was born in Crosby Garrett and he is buried in St.Andrews Church at the top of the hill. Thomas was the School Master of the Waitby and Smardale School from 1820 - 1860 when he died. He made a trip from Westmorland to Paris in 1824 for which I ...see more

I went with my parents, brother and sister to live at Beech Cottage in the grounds of the big house named The Villa. We went there to escape the bombing at Wallasey (Liverpool). I was four at that time and we stayed there for five idyllic years until 1945 when the war had ended. The Walker sisters lived in The Villa and there were Walkers in the farm next door. We used to go for the milk daily with a jug ...see more