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Aldershot, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

155 Victoria Road Spares And Repares

We lived in Aldershot from 1970 up until the late 1970s early 1980s, we lived in 371 Williams Park. I went to Heron Wood School and loved every minute of it. My best friend was Peter Hedicker who joined 3 Para and lost his life on the 12th June 1982 at the Falklands, God Bless you Freeko!!! I also spent ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldershot by Tim Wiltshire

One Of My Earliest Memories . . .

was walking through Manor Park where it was a common occurrence to see red squirrels right next to the main entrance. We often walked through the park on our way to the swimming pool which was quite a distance after leaving the park. Ducks swam on the pond in the picture above; they were mainly mallards and ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldershot by Irene Jones

Talavera School 1969 1971

I too lived in Ramillies Park between 1969 and 1971 (185 Ramillies Park,) and went to Talavera. I remember getting the bus from North Camp with a pink bus pass up to the top of hospital hill, walking up past the old officers mess, past the water tower and down the hill to the Naafi at the bottom of the hill. ...Read full memory