Historic Maps of Dersingham and environs, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey and by renowned Victorian cartographer Samuel Lewis.
More maps coming soon!
We are busy behind the scenes preparing more 1:50,000 mapping from other years which will appear here.
Read and share your memories of Dersingham itself or of a particular photo of Dersingham.
My first recollection of Dersingham was as a seven year old boy in 1941. My mother, sister and I were evacuated from the East End of London during the blitz and arrived, after a long train journey, at the Station Hotel one late afternoon which was (...Read full memory)
We lived in the village shop Virginia Stores owned by Peatling & Cawdron. My dad won the Vernons Football Pools in 1955 a great sum of £505.6s, my sister and I had new bikes, and mum and dad went for a holiday to Blackpool! with her new fur coat. We moved to Brancaster after that when they (...Read full memory)