Brixton, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Brockwell Park

I remember Brockwell Park, I used to go there with a friend open-air dancing. My friend was Phillis but alas can't remember her last name. We met and worked at Freeman's catalogue firm in the SKL department. Also we went roller skating in Brixton. My maiden name was Beryl Jamieson, if any of the girls read this that worked at ...Read full memory

A memory of Brixton by Beryl Clark

Lambert Road

hope you dont mind me contacting you i was born in clapham and went to sudbourne road school in the late 50s and early 60s a couple of my classmates lived in lambert road linda townsend leonard harwood and phillipa richards if you by any chance knew them regards Bob

A memory of Brixton by Bob Mandale

An Aussie In Brixton

I came to England on a working holiday with a mate in 1957. We were told of digs in Brixton (by an accommodation woman at the YMCA) at 37 Wiltshire Road and we lived there for about six months. It was one of the most wonderful times of my life - there were about ten young(ish) blokes living in the house that was owned by ...Read full memory

A memory of Brixton by 77glendale