Camberley, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Boat House And Lodge.

My memories of the boathouse and lodge is of my grandfather, Henry Philip Husted, also know as The Admiral. He coached the Cadets rowing eight teams where they took part in the Regatta's at Henley and Marlowe. My grandmother also used to stay with him during the daytime at the lake. I often used to take walks in ...Read full memory

A memory of Camberley by Gaynor Dabner

Camberley 1945 53

To Andre Goddard. I read with interest your literary piece about Camberley. I also share many of the memories that you evoked. I lived in Obelisk Street for a year or so with my grandfather before moving to Crabtree Road. I was at the grammar school for six years before moving on and away. I have maintained contact with ...Read full memory

A memory of Camberley by David Brown

Dancing At The Agincourt

It was at this time I was sent to the holt grammar school in Wokingham,as we lived in the academy. The Agincourt was a venue where we all danced in lines, us mods with lots of tacky Miners makeup, asemmtric haircuts too. By the time I was 15/16 I went to a club in Blackwater - can't remember the name of it. ...Read full memory

A memory of Camberley by Kathryn Anson