Aldershot, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Naffi Days Aldershot, Early 1940's

Good morning all My amazing grandmother is going to be 90 in December and in the early 1940's she was a NAFFI girl based in Aldershot. She has told me many times that these days were among the best days of her ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldershot by tansimpson23

Aldershot Lido

I used to swim here every summer, one of my best memories of relaxed swimming, the 'Slippery dip' slide and sun bathing. I remember there was a canteen where we used to buy icecreams and wandering around the grassey grounds - This made the 70s summer for me!

A memory of Aldershot

Where's The Bandstand?

My dad took me to see the old barracks being demolished and we had a vantage point from a bandstand next to RAOC. It last appears on 1963 map prior to Potters building the Hotel. It would appear that the extension has ...Read full memory

A memory of Aldershot by Mark Briars