Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

My Fathers Evacuation

My father James Tregellis, , was evacuated to Malmesbury during the second world war , he had three billets in the town,and has many stories of the time he was in Malmesbury which I have turned into a short film script,and is intended to be shot very shortly. the third and final billet was at a Mr & Mrs Stewert,who ...Read full memory

Mr Kidd

Ernie Kidd my maths teacher, he was the best teacher I had during my secondary school days.

115 High Street

I was born at Hullavington 1942 and as a child used to bus to Malmesbury for market day. In 1981 I had an opportunity to buy 115 High Street (on left side of pic about halfway up) - loved it. The stream at bottom of garden, the kids used to dig up loads of old shoe plates from the stream be - house next door used to ...Read full memory

A memory of Malmesbury by Tony Dighton