Old Maps of Gargrave

Historic Maps of Gargrave and the local area.

Memories of Gargrave

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

This lamp post was commonly called The Gormless - I don't know to this day, why. We used to play chase round it and play marbles in the trough which you can see near the bottom.

Our grandparents, Arnold and Hilda Shea lived in Gargrave from 1935. He worked for Johnson and Johnson, I think he was an engineer. We three girls were born and lived in London. Every summer we would be put on the train at St Pancras and Grandpa would meet us at Skipton.. We loved those times and (...Read full memory)