Ashtead, Surrey
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Swiss Cottage, Skinners Lane

My great Grandfather moved here around 1914 and we have pictures of the family at the house, plus a few sketches by my Great great Uncle, however I can find no trace of ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Carol Walkley

Old Friends, Does Anyone Know What Happened To Them?

I lived in Ashtead from the 1960s to about 1972 when my parents went back to Ireland. I went to St. Peters Primary School Leatherhead for two ...Read full memory

A memory of Ashtead by Patrick Mara

The Passing Of The Years

I was born in my parents' house in The Mead, off Skinners Lane, in 1935. A year later my father became the proprietor of Ashtead Squash Rackets & Tennis Club. It was built ...Read full memory