Boughton Hill, Kent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

St. Barnabas Seat

I too, recall the seat and many happy days spent lounging on it. Being a young teen in Boughton, I joined the Boys Brigade. I can remember 'marching' three abreast up the High Street from the Methodist Chapel to the cenotaph (seen just beyond the seat R/H side), outside St. Barnabas, bashing the life out of a side drum ...Read full memory

Childhood Memories

I grew up in boughton in the 1960s. This is exactly as I remember it. I used to sit on this bench as a teenager with friends. I am sure we drove the residents mad.

A memory of Boughton Hill

My House

The white house shown was the house I grew up in. If this photo is 1960 I would have been living there at the time it was taken - how fascinating to see this. The street at the time was the main A2 and very busy. What memories this has rekindled.

A memory of Boughton Hill