History of the Allotments

We know that there have been Allotments on this plot of land for quite a while – from at least 1920, this map of 1888-1913 shows the land that would become the allotments; however, we don’t have an actual start date for them.

Land Area to be used for future Allotments
Early 1970’s aerial shot showing a different entrance to the one we use today
Close up of image above showing the ‘old’ entrance, also no ‘M’ plots at this stage.

If you have any information, why not drop us a line via the Contact & Comments form with any information you have. We would also like to get hold of any old photographs that exist of the site as well.

We have not set up any mechanism to upload images as yet. If you do have any, let us know via the Contact & Comments form and we will arrange to collect them from you.