Acton, Cheshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Acton and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Photo Books on Acton

Browse 20 photo books on Acton and the surrounding area.

A Proposal In The Churchyard...

My paternal grandfather, Ernest Charles Chamberlain, proposed to my grandmother Annie Brooks, in the churchyard here. He brought her in his pony and trap, in about 1907. He had an agricultural business, Farmers' Inventions, at Beeston Brook, and he built Osborne House there, and later The Crest, ...Read full memory

A memory of Acton by Rachel Duerden