Anstey, Leicestershire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Anstey Born And Bred

I was born in Hollow Road in 1944. I then lived in Forest Gate and Cropston Road where I lived until I got married in 1966. I have one brother Bill and two half brothers Charles and Keith and two half sisters Susan and Jane. I attended the infant school and my first teacher was Miss Bromwich. The headmistress at the time was ...Read full memory

A memory of Anstey by patshort1

Pack Horse Bridge And Surrounding Area In Flood

I was born and bread in Anstey, 21 Rosebery Road, a council house with my 2 brothers Kelvin and Clive. I loved Anstey I still do. I have a lot of childhood memories. I joined the Royal Navy on leaving school, Anstey Martins Secondary Modern, and I am now living in Portsmouth in Hampshire ...Read full memory