Crewe, Cheshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Crewe

Browse 57 photo books on Crewe and the surrounding area.

First Supermarket In Crewe?

I remember how exciting it was to go with my mother to the first supermarket we had ever been to. Most of our groceries were bought from the Coop at the end of Lunt Avenue ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by Susan Mason

My Dad

Ken Purcell (the mighty atom) called that because of his height worked as a train driver, the knocker upper woke him for early morning starts by tapping on the window with a long pole, no ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by chrisinspain2014

Born And Bred

I was born in Liverpool Street in the centre of Crewe ( now the police station and library) with Manchester street to the rear, all the houses had an alleyway at the rear which enabled ...Read full memory

A memory of Crewe by chrisinspain2014