Bletchley, Buckinghamshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Shoulder Of Mutton

How interesting to read other people's memories, although I do not recognise any of the names. I lived in the old Shoulder of Mutton from about 1952 until 1964 while my parents were the tenants, they took over from my paternal grandparents. After this we moved across the road to Chandlers Stores which my parents owned ...Read full memory

An Old House

Alan, can you jog my memory please? As you came down the hill, on the left just before the little Tesco's, there was a small derelict cottage. I can remember creeping in there one day and finding an ornate cast iron fireplace. I went home and got a little tin of gold paint and a small paintbrush, went back and painted all the ...Read full memory

A memory of Bletchley by Sandra Waite

Shoulder Of Mutton

The public house now known as the Three Trees, was originally the old farmhouse and behind it was the barns of the farm which we used to play in. This was the short cut from my house to Chandlers the sweet shop. We got into the house which still had the dairy and two flights of stairs, the old bath tubs were on legs like ...Read full memory

A memory of Bletchley by Susan Bailey