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

Photo Books on Crewe

Browse 21 photo books on Crewe and the surrounding area.

Crewe Town Hall, 1970s

I have a memory of visiting the Town Hall in the early 70s with my grandfather and being fascinated by a water feature in the foyer. It's no longer there and the staff don't seem to recall it at all. Have I imagined this or can anyone shed any light?

A memory of Crewe by tim

Looking For Bazleys And Buxtons

Hi - I'm interested in tracing anyone who may be related to the Bazley or Buxton families. My mother was Freda Bazley born in 1948, later Hirst (from 1968), and generally went by the name of Lynn as an adult. Her mother was Freda Bazley (nee Buxton), twin sister of Doris. Her dad was Joseph Bazley. My mum also ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by tim

The Huts Entrance.

Hello Crawford, My name is Robert ( Bob ) Arrowsmith, do I remember you from Ludford Street School. Although I lived in Smith Grove off Frank Webb Avenue, I certainly remember the Huts and went into the railway works through that entrance for many years, and parked there when the houses were cleared.

A memory of Crewe