Hartford, Cheshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Fishing In The River Weaver...

The scene of hours of fishing in the Weaver under the bridge..My uncle Pete gave me my first rod when I was about 8, it was a 2 part rod made of a tank aerial (I was told!), solid and heavy with no flexibility whatever, about 6ft long. Was told never to cast overhead, only underarm!!! Well what use was that , ...Read full memory

A memory of Hartford by Steve Povall

School Lane & The Grange School

I was born at 60 School lane & would like to know what was on the land prior to our house which I think was built in the early thirties. I attended the Grange School on Bradburns Lane. gray & green uniforms, Mrs. Perry head teacher with Mrs. Atherton, Miss Taylor, Miss Western. Although the school continues for ...Read full memory

A memory of Hartford by pedlarsway

The Grange School

I went to a school called The Grange in Hartford. Does anyone know where it was, or if it still exists? HL

A memory of Hartford by hjlegard