Hednesford, Staffordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


I remember Kings fish and chip shop in Uxbridge Street, it's now a Chinese takeaway, also Trabulis Cafe, soup and exra bread for 8d (old money). In the 60s we used to go for our dinner ...Read full memory

A memory of Hednesford by Allan Bishop

Bindley Village / Brindley Heath

Can anyone remember the old school at Brindley Village, right in the heart of The Chase? My sisters and I all went to the school until 1957 when the school was ...Read full memory


I was born here in 1949 and went to school at Heath Hayes infants school. My dad was a miner, as was my grandad and everyone in the village. I have very happy memories of living in ...Read full memory