Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Oulton, 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 Oulton

Historic Maps of Oulton and the local area.

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

I lived in Oulton until I was 11. We then emigrated to South Australia but I have great memories of England and long to return, which I'm hoping to do in the next couple of years. We lived in St Johns St and I remember a rag and bone man behind our house who used to let me ride his horse back to its paddock, down a lane past the pub. I also remember playing in the snow in winter and making daisy chains in summer down near the beck.

I was born and lived all my life till 24 in Oulton. It was then a small village and everywhere I went someone knew me or a family member. Back then we could play in the street and roam all over the village. One supermarket Grandways which closed many years ago now. My mum still lives in Oulton and three uncles live in Woodlesford. I however moved to Castleford and have been there for 20 years. I go back all the time ...see more