Memories of Old Buckland
Published by the WEA Portsmouth Local History Group in 2011, 48 pages. A5 size booklet (N4176)
Old Buckland is an area of Portsmouth on Portsea Island, and this booklet provides a fascinating insight into the history of this part of the city, and includes lots of memories and recollections of what life was like in years gone by.
From the introduction: This booklet is a revised version of our Buckland Memories first printed in 1991. The area covered by this booklet is basically part of the old Cherry Garden field which stretched from Lake Road to Elm Lane (road) and Commercial Road to Kingston Road in parts.
This booklet is a must read for anyone who lived or grew up in this part of the city, and will delight anyone with an interest in the history and development of Portsmouth
The condition of the booklet is excellent. The cover is clean and tidy, the staple spine is intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound