1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Crewe, Cheshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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.

Born And Bred

I was born in Liverpool Street in the centre of Crewe ( now the police station and library) with Manchester street to the rear, all the houses had an alleyway at the rear which enabled the lorry to empty the toilets which were housed in a brick shed by the gate. The tin bath was hung on the wall beside the back door and was dragged in once a ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by chrisinspain2014

Starting Work

I remember I was just about to leave school this year 1975 without a job to go to when a knock came on our front door; it was Uncle Ian Speake (as I used to call him). He said to me if I wanted a job (he knew I did not have a job) with him I had to be ready on the following Monday morning with my push bike and a bottle of milk at ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by Stephen Allman

Sc Cummins Martin Street Off Earle Street

Does anybody there remember this company (S C Cummins) who built ice cream vans, and was Martin Street where the new shopping centre is in Earle Street? Happy days.

A memory of Crewe