Memories of Eltham

After The War In Eltham Park

I can remember after the war I was 3 and my sister was 1, we lived with our mum and dad in a nissan hut with a corrugated roof in Eltham Park. My dad made it beautiful with ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Lyn Taylor

Ann Diamond My Mum

My mum is from Eltham, Ann Diamond, born 1935. Her dad, Frank Diamond was one of 11 and his mum, my great nan, lived till she was nearly 100, in the same house I believe. I was the ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Debbie Richards


There used to be a tram running down this roadd. One of my family owned a shop and flat above on the right.

A memory of Eltham by Mary Donnachie

Just A Memory Thanks

Just wanted to say that I love your website. I moved to Canada last year from Windsor, Berkshire but my grandfather Fred Tutt lived in Eltham for many years (owned a fishmongers). ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Peter Tutt

The Bicycle Shop

Mr and Mrs Noble must have been your father and mother. My mother, Mrs Clare, had known Mrs Noble from childhood and then lived in Kingsground, just down the hill. She weekly went in ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Dorothy Brooks

Childhood Haunt

15 mins walk from my home. Used to play tennis on the courts below this building. Public toilets nearby, as was a circular seating gazebo like benches where my friends and I would gather ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Mary Donnachie

Good Old Eltham

Just being dropped off at Hamoe School down on Westhorne Avenue, having Mr.Greytricks as our headmaster. Playing on the climbing frame in the play ground, then shifting myself to Eltham ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Kerri Mcraye

My 18th Birthday.

This photo was taken at the time I was at Shooter's Hill GS and my stepfather was stationed here as it was the HQ for the RAEC (Royal Army Education Corps). As officer's family we ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Dylan Rivis

Early School Days At Middle Park Primary School

I was delighted to realise that I attended the same school, Middle Park Primary, as Boy George, though considerably earlier - 1940-41 approx. This brings ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Dot Barden

Happy Memories

I grew up in Eltham but one of my fondest memories was being a member of the backstage team at Eltham Little Theatre. We had a lot of fun backstage especially during the Pantomime ...Read full memory

A memory of Eltham by Pauline Preece

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