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Alton, Hampshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Alton

Browse 127 photo books on Alton and the surrounding area.

Memories Of Living In High Street, Alton

I have been looking through this brilliant site and came to this picture of the Alton High St, c1965. As a nine year old, in approx 1967, I used to live above ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by Frank Parsley

My Stay At Alton Hospital

I too, was in Alton Hospital in about 1955 for approximately thirteen weeks, or so I was told. Again like most on here, we didn't see our parents that often as most would have ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by Liam Murray

Sister Smith

Hi all old inmates of LMTH. I was in Connaught Ward block 3 (boys), at the tender mercy of Sister Smith, from about end 1951 aged 6 until December 1954. I had neglected TB in the knees ...Read full memory

A memory of Alton by Robert Court