Bilston, West Midlands
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Happy Memories.

We were married at St Leonard`s church on a cold day, Saturday February 28th. We both had flu that week but managed to get to the church on time, that was 56 years ago now living in Melbourne Australia where it is a little warmer.

A memory of Bilston

The Fields Us Kids Used To Play On.

Many years ago, about 1951, us children myself and my brothers and our friends used to play on the fields where now Bilston Colledge is situated off the Wellington Roa in Bilston. We had such fun playing on ...Read full memory

A memory of Bilston by Pauline Powell

The Ford Anglia

I owned the Ford Anglia 105E parked on the road outside the church in the bottom left hand corner of the photograph. I rang the bells at the church and usually parked in that place. The car, Harry Potter blue, registration ADH ...Read full memory