Box Hill, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Waiting For Common Entrance Results At The Upper Farm Swimming Pool

I was watching the Ride London-Surrey Classic Road Cycle Road Race today and the pelaton rode up Box Hill bringing back a particular memory, so I decided to look up The Upper Farm Swimming Pool on-line and immediately saw this photograph. In 1961 myself and two friends from ...Read full memory

A memory of Box Hill

Box Hill

I lived in a caravan at Box Hill when I worked in Epsom with the race horses. I had a friend called Irene who went out with a boy who also worked in racing his name was Bill Senior. Irene lived at the post office and went to live in Australia (I think) its such a long time ago. Her parents move to look after a care home. ...Read full memory

The Good Old Days

I lived on Boxhill all my childhood - we lived in the swimming pool all summer - it was so good. I would love to get in contact with anybody who remembers it. I was Joanne Jackson then.

A memory of Box Hill by Joanne Evans