Ashtead, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Glebe Road Ashtead

I was born in Epsom and lived in Glebe Road from 1968 - 1980. My earliest memory was fishing at the pond, the wonderful swans, smurf stickers at Roundhills garage at the end of our road, humbugs (for free) at Goldings and ...Read full memory

1950 Susan Simons

I was born in Ashtead in 1945, we lived at Read Road in Lower Ashtead. I have a vivid memory of the shops at the top of Read Road. From the newsagents, next was the off-licence, then Goldings grocery store, next was the ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Susan Nash

An Ashtead Childhood

This photograph brings back memories of my very happy childhood in Ashtead between 1944 and 1964 when I went off to join the met Police and live in London. In particular, the shop on the extreme right was Baldwins and old ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Brian Simmons