Old Maps of Gosport

Historic Maps of Gosport and the local area.

Memories of Gosport

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

I was stationed at fort Brockhurst For 2 yrs in the R.A . I can remember the ferry to Portsmouth Also a cafe we used as a meeting place when not on duty. made a lot of friends in Gosport some I'm still in touch with after 60 yrs so yes happy memory's . Nick name (Whip Wilson.)

Other than as a name on a map, I hadn't a clue about Gosport before joining the Royal Navy in 1949 and becoming a Portsmouth rating. My Visual Signals training had taken place, firstly, at Cookham Camp near Chatham and, latterly, at the Main Signal School at East Meon, Hampshire. On the completion of my training I was (...Read full memory)