Hounslow, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Hounslow 40 50 60's

I see some of you remember Hounslow as it was, and the ice cream bar in Lampton Rd. I, Rita Pilbrow, lived at number 30 Lampton Rd, born 1946, with my mum and dad and two older sisters Claudette and June and my dad's mum ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Rita Pilbrow

Hounslow Town Hall

I was very saddened to see the old town hall and swimming baths knocked down for that un-inspiring block that now stands there, I can remember as a small boy of 5 walking into the town hall and just staring, it was so ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Tony Bullard


Does anyone remember the dance hall over Burtons the tailors spent many an evening there in the early 50s I was working at Firestones on the Great West Road then. Went to Bulstrode school how I hated school couldnt wait to leave. Met My ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by florence.j