Old Maps of Pill

Historic Maps of Pill and the local area.

Memories of Pill

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

I was a pupil there between 1950-55. I have at home a treasured photo of the school cricket team with Bert Short and Mr Garbett. Members were myself, my cousin Phillip, Andrew Trickey, Martin Case, Martin Balch, Keith Dickenson, Clive Short, Terry Hunt, Terry Redmain, Robin Wall, and Kimberly Fisher(scorer). It was a good (...Read full memory)

My maternal grandfather, Allan Henry Ball, had a bicycle shop in Pill prior to the Second World War. My mother had a photo of herself as a child outside the shop (in the 1920s). I believe that both my grandfather and his wife were born and bred in the area of Pill and Nailsea The window had whitewash advertisedments stating (...Read full memory)