1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

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.

Having My Daughter

I remember getting pregnant in early 1966 I was living and working in London I had a one night stand with a famous person out of a famous band he went back to America and said he would send for me but never did. I ended up in this mother and baby home had my daughter in December 1966 I remember having to stay there ...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

Westbourne House

I was about five or six when we moved the Westbourne House, Mount Park, Harrow on the Hill. Mount Park use to be private an there was a couple called the Morrisons who were in charge of opening and closing the gate. Their daughter was Betty. Westbourne House was a very large private home that was converted to ...Read full memory