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Westow, Yorkshire

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

Historic Maps of Westow and the local area.

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

I was born in Westow Croft in 1953 which I believe was a mother and baby home then. I was adopted and until I was in my 30’s had no idea of where I was from or any information about my biological family or the circumstances that led to my adoption. I actually lived in York in the mid 70s and had I known would certainly have gone to see where I was born. Times were certainly different then but I strongly believe that children ...see more

Added 29 September 2020
Im now 63 and adopted. Searching through some family documents I came across some photos and the name Westow Croft. Sadly I know nothing about my past as every where I went lead me nowhere. What I do know is on the 8th June 1956 I was born to I think Carol Ann Woollett I was told lived in Durham. My Birth Mum went away at 21 years old to have me... as this was the way in the 50's The Photo here was a strange ...see more

Added 24 October 2019