Bexleyheath, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Steam Train In Danson Park

I was researching the existence of this attraction as most people I know are too young to remember it. In the early 1960's it was there and I did once or twice have a ride on it- It ran on the West side of the lake ...Read full memory

Rowing On The Lake

Unfortunately vague memories of my sister and I rowing on the lake at Danson park, that's really all I can recall at this stage.

A memory of Bexleyheath by Mark Lovell

Silver Lounge

The Silver Lounge makes me remember summer holidays when my mum was working in Collins Cleaners near the traffic lights at Gravel Hill, and I was looked after by my elder brothers and sister. My sister and I would meet Mum ...Read full memory