Digswell, Hertfordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Adele Avenue/Harmer Green Lane

This photograph actually shows Adele Avenue off to the left and the road going down the Beehive is Harmer Green Lane. Just before the Beehive there is a road off to the right which goes under the railway bridge and passes the Cowper Arms. That is Station Road. I lived in Digswell from around 1950 until 1968. ...Read full memory

A memory of Digswell by roy.pearman

Adele Avenue (Not Station Road!)

The side road (foreground) was one of two streets in Digswell both called Station Road! To remove the confusion, this one was renamed Adele Avenue some time before 1937, after the lady of the only house in the street at that time (behind and to the left of the photographer). The street boasts a fine avenue of ...Read full memory

A memory of Digswell by Peter Neville