Bexley, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Bourne Road Bexley

The building with pointed roof, left of centre of the pic is Bexley Library. On the right I remember the first building as a stationery shop and further into the photo on the right would be the Post Office. On the left, just out of pic, was as newsagent called 'Rivers'. This later became Martins and currently 'Golden News.' ...Read full memory

A memory of Bexley by Darryl Ransom

Happy Childhood

My family moved to Old Bexley in 1959, continuing to live there untill 1985. This could very easily be mum with us 3 girls in this photo, on the left. I'm very sure many people will know my family, as mum had very red hair so stood out in a crowd. As kids we would play around the old mill with our fishing nets. As ...Read full memory

A memory of Bexley by Helen Rance

Owner Of The Silver Lounge In Bexleyheath

My father, Luigi Cascarini, opened and owned The Silver Lounge from 1939 until he retired in 1966. All his family including my self (Maria) worked there for many years. I would love to know if anybody out there has a photo of the front of the shop. No one in the family as one. Maria Richardson

A memory of Bexley by mariarichardson