Byrness, Northumberland

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Browse our selection of old black and white photographs of Byrness, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. All our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints, tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as one photo in a customised calendar. Most of our local history books can have a personalised inscription added for FREE to the title page.

Old Maps of Byrness

Historic Maps of Byrness and the local area.

Old map of Byrness in 1897
Map of Byrness in 1897
Old map of Byrness in 1897
Old map of Byrness in 1901-1904
Map of Byrness in 1901-1904
Old map of Byrness in 1901-1904
Old map of Byrness in 1926
Map of Byrness in 1926
Old map of Byrness in 1926
Old map of Byrness in 1896

More maps coming!

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

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

Well, Byrness Utd, the lads in the village made the team up. We played local villages - we made the goal posts out of trees and we nicked the paint out of dad's shed to mark the pitch - this was around the year of 1967-68. We saved up for the kit which was orange and white - we wanted Chelsea kit, but the bloke who went to (...Read full memory)

I remember summers being summers & winters being hellish with feet upon feet of snow. Being snowed in for weeks, but Mam always had a full pantry. You had to be really organised and I dont remember ever being hungry. Summer was for picnics up byrness hill, or swimming at the ford, where loads of mothers would meet (...Read full memory)