Harrow on the Hill, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Childhood

I was only a few months old when this pic was taken. I lived at 44 Station Road till I was about 7 (I think), the last time I went there it was a Samaritans. There was a sweet shop across the road from where I lived, I think the shop owner's name was Dave and I always got free sweets when I went in there with my mum or ...Read full memory

Ingleby Court ,Harrow On The Hill.

This half burnt out mansion and wonderful Japanese garden holds very special memories for me.Although it had notices saying it was private and to keep out,not to mention trespassers would be prosecuted,I couldn't keep away and would go there every chance I got.Despite the obvious dangers,I would ...Read full memory

Southlands School,South Hill Ave, Harrow On The Hill.

I went to Southlands school harrow on the hill from 1958-1968 when it closed down. It was a victorian building and catered for day girls and borders. Many of the borders had parents living and working abroad.It was a close knit community of up to 150 girls, of every race, creed,and ...Read full memory