Ham, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Ham

Browse 142 photo books on Ham and the surrounding area.

Our Happy Days In Ashburnham Road

My family lived in a prefab in Ashburnham Road. Dad worked for the Home Office, Mum stayed at home. Looking back, they were happy days - long summer days, adventure trips over to Ham pits, being yelled at by Jimmy ...Read full memory

A memory of Ham by Chris Smitherman

Ham, Sweet Ham!

I moved to Ham in 1959 from Kew and left in 1984 after coming back from a short spell of living abroad with work. I went to St. Andrew's school (now St. Matthias' church) then, St Richards with St Andrews on Ashburnham Rd. We lived ...Read full memory

A memory of Ham by Ray Gillon

My Life Ham

I lived in Ham Close prefabs, I moved to Ham from Richmond when I was 6yrs old and went to The Orchard School. I used to go through the hedge to watch polo - Prince Philip used to play there a lot then. The polo club was right next ...Read full memory

A memory of Ham by Gillian Lloyd