Combe Down, Avon
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Childhood Days

This picture of Combe Road brings back many memories, looking straight ahead and slightly to the right is Summer Lane where I attended infant school, the shop on the left was a tobacconist and sweet shop at this time. On the ...Read full memory

Playing In Rainbow Woods

I was born in Combe Down, my parents owned 'Grove Stores' on the end of Hawthorn Grove. I have so many very happy memories of playing in Rainbow Woods, it looks a bit different now obviously, but I can still see it ...Read full memory

A memory of Combe Down by Sally Mason

Kingham House

This House is in Summer Lane at the top of 66 steps adjacent to the old Kingham Quarry, where undoubtedly its name was acquired.

A memory of Combe Down by Andy Russell