Cannock, Staffordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

A Fifties Lad In Cannock

The Crown Hotel dating back to the reign of Queen Anne circa 1702. Demolished to make way for hideous 1960s architecture, Dickie Wright's butchers shop and cottage on the corner of Church Street, the bandstand where ...Read full memory

A memory of Cannock by Chris Ingram

Yates Record Shop, Bridgetown School, Town Shopping With Mum And Cannock Park

All of the above comes to mind and stands out above all other memories for me. A weekend trip to Yates with my eldest sister to buy popular chart singles, hop scotching on ...Read full memory

A memory of Cannock

Childhood Memories We Never Forget

To anyone reading this; I was born Valerie Harding and lived in Wedges Mills and I remember so many things about my childhood in Cannock. The Maypole dancing at John Woods school, attending Church each ...Read full memory