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


Please can anyone tell me the name of the park down Martindale Road, where there was, a children's park, once a park keeper, bowls and tennis courts. My family lived in Martindale Road for almost ever !!!!! I had lots of stays and the park was a sort of playground. So many happy memories of that area.

A memory of Hounslow by Kay Oliver

Barrack Road, Hounslow Heath

I used to live in Hinton Avenue, off Barrack Road. I went to school in Martindale Road initially and then onwards to he Junior School in Cambridge Road leaving in 1961. Mr Such was headmaster, Mrs Wilson was my first teacher here, followed by Miss Elborn, Mr Gilbert and Mrs Peck. After The 11+ exam I went to school ...Read full memory

A memory of Hounslow by graeme-p

The Beatles.

Does anyone remember "The Beatles" filming a segment for the film "A Hard Days Night" on Thornbury playing fields Hounslow in 1964? The surrounding streets were full of fans...........Were you one of them? It is now of course Stanborough road and the spot where the "Beatles filmed is now a children's play area.

A memory of Hounslow by Roy Pryer