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.

Beavers Lane Camp Hounslow Home To 10 Signals Regiment

I was seconded to 10 Signals Regiment in November 1971 from my Territorial Army engagement with 39 Signals and spent the best part of a foggy, cold and hard working long month training ...Read full memory

Are You Being Served

I believe the Watney’s pub on the left of the picture was The Red Lion. In 1962 I was a lad of sixteen and worked at Blundells Shoe Shop. From the photograph this would have been behind the cameraman. I live in America ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Barry Hawgood

Hounslow In The 60s

Although I was born in Isleworth I went to school in Hounslow, firstly to Hounslow Town School in Pears Road in 1960 and then onto Bulstrode Girls school in 1964. We were the first class in the new school but started our ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Sheila Wright