Woodford Halse, Northamptonshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

I Lived There As A Child

My parents managed The White Hart pub when I was about 9 years old (I'm now 60) and I went to the village school. I have fond memories of the village and remember getting the train to Banbury with my Mum to go shopping.

A Short But Happy Time

Although I only lived in Woodford for a couple of years at most I was happy there. We lived at 17 High St, which I suppose might be called a cottage these days. It was ...Read full memory

Childhood

My father was the village policeman until 1958 and we lived in the Police House which doubled as a Police Station (there was a counter for public use at the front of the house). We ...Read full memory