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.

Mental Walkabout

Yesterday, 6/2/2014, I like thousands of others in Swindon had to stay in because of the weather, not even my daily totter round the block with my dog, so I sat back and went on a mental walk around Crewe, so what did I see? My three schools in West Street, St Barnabas infants, junior and senior and Ludford Street and the C W ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by Ken Wood

Looking For Ancestors

I am researching and looking for ancestors originally from ABERGAVENNY,MONMOUTHSHIRE.A distant cousin, ANNIE SOPHIA TRANTER born 1893 at ABERGAVENNY,MONMOUTHSHIRE she married in 1914 to FREDERICK JOHN GRIFFITHS,ABERGAVENNY,MONMOUTHSHIRE. They had children MALCOM J GRIFFITHS born 1922 at ABERGAVENNY,MONMOUTHSHIRE and NORA ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by Judith Tranter

Broad Street School

I too, went to the Nursery School on Broad Street. I remember Miss Massey who slammed the desk down on my fingers squashing my signet ring, which resulted in my finger swelling and the ring having to be cut off! Such a nice lady to be teaching five year olds.... After the nursery we went to the infants school on Broad ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by Lynn Bryan