Essington, Staffordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Sneyd Lane

I used to stay with a school friend in Sneyd Lane Essington when I was about 14. We went to Ely House School in Wolverhampton. We used to go riding somewhere around there and our ...Read full memory

Miitre Pub/Signal Box

Just past the signal box on the left over the motorway bridge is the Mitre Pub. Many happy evenings were spent there on hot summer nights with my parents. I remember Vimto ...Read full memory

A memory of Essington by David Hector

Hells Angels In The Box

I'm not sure if the box was still in use in 1965. I remember it better about five years later when Hells Angels used it as a type of den. We (a few mates and I) used to ...Read full memory

A memory of Essington by David Hector