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.

Black Eyes!

I also remember Hounslow Cottage Hospital very well. I had personal experience of it when I was taken there for a check-up after a minor car accident in about 1950/1 when I smashed my face. They checked I didn't have a broken ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Susan Coleman

One Of The Boys

On a Sunday a crowd of boys and girls would meet at the Sky High milk bar at the Bell end of the High Street. After a few milk shakes we would then go to the pictures, either the Regal or the Alcaza and sometimes go to the ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by Bill Lancaster

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