Ashtead, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Old Friends, Does Anyone Know What Happened To Them?

I lived in Ashtead from the 1960s to about 1972 when my parents went back to Ireland. I went to St. Peters Primary School Leatherhead for two years,. This is a list of pals I used to hang out ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Patrick Mara

My Childhood By Hilary [Nee Davies]

I spent all my childhood in Ashtead from 1954-1972 and enjoyed a wonderful freedom that today's children don't have. I'm still in touch with Gillian [Barrett] and Sheena [Tailby]. I wonder what happened to ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Hilary Cousens

The Felton Family

We, the Felton family, lived in Ashtead for many years until Dad retired from running the hardware shop Norman Stores in 1963. That shop had been in our family since probably about the 1890s (Dad was born there in 1907). We ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Susan Felton