Old Maps of Delabole

Historic Maps of Delabole and the local area.

Memories of Delabole

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In1940 I was for a short while evacuated to Delabole with my elder brother, I have very few memories as I was 5 at the time,. We stayed with Mrs. Mills and I think it was a small farm. I seem to recall the property backed on to a railway cutting thro' which the occasional single carriage train would run. My home was in South (...Read full memory)

Our father took us by train to Delabole for a holiday, in I think 1943.We stayed at a farm and had clotted cream every day at breakfast.It was stormy and a girl nearly got drowned.The quarry was very deep and they showed us the butterfly.I was nine.