Andover, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

A Childhood Revisited

So many memories, where to start? I was born 1961 and grew up in The Crescent, just off Weyhill Road.......the rattling trains full of gravel making the house shake, the outside toilet (visits in the middle of the night ...Read full memory

A memory of Andover by Kim Burnett

King's Head

I think this must be the original building of the King's Head at 22 London Street. The sign to the right says "R.G. Cable Carpenter". Ralph G Cable was a carpenter and wheelwright at 20 London Street in the 1901 census. Charles ...Read full memory

A memory of Andover by david.fisher26

Fond Memories

This photo is significant to me since I attended this school in the late 1930s/early 1940s. I was a member of Hanson House and played football on the sports field to the right of the pool. I rode a bicycle to school from Weyhill. ...Read full memory

A memory of Andover by Peter Kent