Farnham, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Clare Park School

I am Leslie Harlan Bourgoin, and I remember changing at the Farnham train station each morning to board the school coach bound for Clare Park. My sister Mary Lynn and I were American girls who lived in Farnborough in the early ...Read full memory


I was born in Frensham, but moved to Farnham when aged about 5 yrs. My father was a master Taylor (Lee) & had his business at No.15 Downing Street, as did his father before him - it is now an Estate Agents. I went to St Polycarps ...Read full memory

A memory of Farnham by Brenda Watters

Buy My Lily Of The Valley.

On one day of the year, through the forties and probably the fifties, my grandmother Ethel Glazier, would pick all the lily of the valley she had, in a square bed about three foot square, in her back garden in Rowledge. ...Read full memory

A memory of Farnham by Raela Croft