Acle, Norfolk

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Acle, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. Most of our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as customised calendars.

Old Maps of Acle

Historic Maps of Acle and the local area.

Old map of Acle in 1898
Map of Acle in 1898
Old map of Acle in 1898
Old map of Acle in 1922
Map of Acle in 1922
Old map of Acle in 1922
Old map of Acle in 1945
Map of Acle in 1945
Old map of Acle in 1945
Old map of Acle in 1884

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Acle from other years.

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

I have many happy memories of this school, I went there when it first opened, we were so lucky, the school had all modern equipment and really nice classrooms, and a brilliant Headmaster, Mr Phillips, he was very strict but fair, as were most of the teachers, Miss Leadbetter, Mr Flowerdew,Mr Powell, Miss Smith, Mrs Tilbrook, Mr Priest - these are the names that I can remember. I became a Prefect in my final ...see more

Added 23 September 2010
I am looking for a church called Heringby or St Ethelbert Church where my ancestor Hugh Atte Fenne was buried in the chancel next to his mother. He bequeathed money to rebuild the tower, roof and porch around 1474 when he died. He also founded a college and an almshouse for the poor. Could this be the same church? I have been searching for it. My e-mail is ~Susan