Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Kings Langley Common

In 1946 we left Kings Langley, my parents having lived there since 1936. I arrived in 1937, so can claim to be partially raised there. I must have passed the village pound many times without realising what it was. My ...Read full memory

Miss Ovaltine

My Mother Joan Simmonds was chosen to be Miss Ovaltine. She was dressed in a costume which is very similar to the famous one which adorns the front of the Ovaltine, and was used on the front of the tins for a while. She ...Read full memory