Ilford, Somerset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Harrison Gobson Fire 1959

I was a young child with my Mother and sibling stranded at Romford Station on the night Harrison - Gibson burned down, after a visit to GrandMa because the power had also ...Read full memory

A memory of Ilford

Wartime Pantomime At The Ilford Hippodrome

The Pantomime Cinderella was performed at the Ilford Hippodrome from Dec 28th 1942 – Jan 4th 1943. When the pony hauling Cinderella’s coach stopped on the ...Read full memory

A memory of Ilford by Edward Lawrence

Request For Info

This is not a memory - more of a request for info/stories please. I used to live in Barkingside in the 1990's when I was a child. I have since moved away but I am still very ...Read full memory

A memory of Ilford by Danielle D