Burnham, Buckinghamshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

My Grandfather Had The Foundry

I am taking a guess at the year, my paternal grandfather was one of the partners in a foundry called Wood and Stannard. The business was at the lower end of the High Street, and oposite the road to the church and the Five Bells pub. Not entirely sure what year he left Brittania House (as that was what it was ...Read full memory

A memory of Burnham by Tim Stannard

Burnham High St '55

Hadn't changed when I lived there in '63, or when I went back in 2003.

A memory of Burnham by Carolyn Babin

Burnham's Own Taxi Cab

Does anyone remember the little black taxi-cab and driver? I know that he lived in Windsor Lane and I can remember him bringing my Mum home from hospital in early 1948. I know there was another car used as a taxi driven by a Miss Williams.

A memory of Burnham by ceegeey