Maps haven’t changed a huge amount over the years… compare the one here with the one on your Satnav. Still recognisable as the same sort of thing?! Many thanks to Jon Chaplin and Josie Mackie of the Woodchurch Ancestry Group.
This hidden treasure makes me feel sad but happy at the same time… sad because it touches on the appalling events leading up to the Holocaust. But happy because it focuses on a survivor – and there’s a wonderful coincidence at the heart of the story.