Barnet, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Good Times 1954

I lived at 241 mays lane I worked at hatton and street new barnet great job removals suction sweep cleaners coal round and tree felling so variable . im 76 now but it just seems like yesterday. barnet cinema I always seem to meet joan day inside she lived in new barnet Victoria rd I think. I joined the royal navy in the summer of that year

A memory of Barnet by Kenneth Oakley

Wood Street Barnet

Having responded privately to Steve Laidlaw and now read other log-ins I have decided to add some of my own 'gleanings'. Now residing in New Zealand but having been born and raised in Barnet, and having traced my family history back some 300 years in Barnet/Hadley, I now have sufficient information to build a reliable ...Read full memory

A memory of Barnet by Raymond Peak

The Old Bull Arts Centre And Old Bull Morris Dancers

I joined a "side" of clog morris dancers known as The Old Bull" in 1980. We all attended weekly practices and danced out at various local pubs in the area. Our practice venue was a former pub known as the Old Bull. It was purchased by Barnet Urban District Council in 1963 with a view to ...Read full memory