Headley Down, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Cold Mornings

I can remember walking up this lane to my older sister's house on many a freezing cold winter morning at 6 o'clock in the morning as myself and 2 other sisters had to ge the bus to school, but dear Mom had to be in work for ...Read full memory

Headley Down In My Youth

I remember Headley Down so very well in the war days, Wilsons shop and post office, Weavers bakery, the barber, Miss Farrant her cart and donkey, houses like Stagsdene long gone. Hardly a house on the Down when I was ...Read full memory

A memory of Headley Down by kennys1933

Little Black Houses

This is where our godmother used to live.  Her name was Fona, a really lovely lady, we'll always remember her.  I was born here in the same little black house that Fona lived in, (she used to live next door, ...Read full memory