Celebrating bar and Bowl

Fishlake Sykehouse Footpath Guide

A relic of Fishlake Endowed School

A collection of anecdotes, recollections, reminiscences and personal histories related to Fishlake or Fishlake Folk



Conversations with Villagers, past and present.


James Oldfield resident of Church Street in the 1940s

Kathleen Shaw has been in touch with the History Society and has agreed to share her research about her Grandfather, James Oldfield, and his links to Fishlake.

James Oldfield 20th Battalion Manchester Regiment

Mary Maud Schofield in her Little Miss Muffet outfit

The well known Fishlake Haywain dated April 1905 the name of the farmer is disputed.

William Downing Grocers Calendar for 1914

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Fishlake 1861 Information