Horndon on the Hill, Essex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Brownies In Horndon On The Hill

My nan, Coral Newton, started the Brownies group in Horndon on the Hill in 1963 or 1964; she still has her Brown Owl badge. I was hoping to find out if there are any photos or if anyone went to the Brownies as it was something so close to her heart.

Fynn From The Black Dog

I'm also related to Mr William Fynn ( of sorts!) who ran the Black Dog. He passed away in 1912 after an unsuccessful operation. His wife Rosanna born in Lancashire was of Scottish heritage. Grace was her ...Read full memory

Living In Horndon On The Hill

My name is Lee Struthers. I lived in Horndon back in the 1960s with my parents and sister at Alwin on Hilcrets Road, we moved to New Zealand in 1968. I have just been back for a visit, July 2010, went ...Read full memory