Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bishop's Waltham and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

The Palace Ruins Bishopswalthem

We have 2 small vase and an ink well in pink with a picture of The Palace Ruins Bishopswalthem on the front of each. My father William John Aburrow was born in Bishopswalthem and used to tell me about the tunnels under the ruins. We are thinking of giving the vase and ink well to the museum at the ruins.

Chip Shop @ The Mafeking Hero

I grew up in Waltham and have many memories of my years spent there. I loved this picture because I lived on Ridgemede , which was just down the road from the pub & we used to go and get fish & chips from the chip shop on a Saturday evening. The chip shop was in the part of the pub that extends out, with the black little door! Nice little trip down memory lane

My Favourite Sweet Shop

Does anyone remember the little sweetshop at the bottom of at peters rd, i remember theatre little old ladies in there, always used to buy 2 for a penny sweets I