Ruislip, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

High Street Ruislip

On the left is the Swan pub, on the right Barbara's Pantry. My grandmother Hilda Carter used to come up to Ruislip, to Bishop Winnington's on Saturdays from East Dean (near ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Anna Wynne

Queen Mary

My mother, Heather Carter, her sister Roma and my sister Janet Davies were all married in St Martin's, which was very high church, the smell of incense is still strong in my mind. I ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Anna Wynne

Hayley's Toyshop

The shop on the right belonged to Mr and Mrs Hayley and was a toyshop. You stepped into the shop, which was very dark. Here were Dinkey cars and packets of fivestones and jacks. To the ...Read full memory

A memory of Ruislip by Anna Wynne

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