Browse our selection of old black and white photographs of Egremont, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. All our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints, tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as one photo in a customised calendar. Most of our local history books can have a personalised inscription added for FREE to the title page.
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My parents moved from London to a prefab at 59 Dent View in Egremont when I was about 2 years old in 1949/50 my brother and sister were both born in Egremont. My memory is of our next door neighbours with the surname Hurrell I was friends with Pamela Hurrell I think they had two girls and a boy and I (...Read full memory)
My brother Kevin and I (Karen) were born in a prefab at Beck Green in Egremont. Father was Norman Teasdale, a policeman and mother was Valerie Teasdale. I think there was a friend of my parents called Joan who lived close by.