North Harrow, Greater London
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Sweet Shop On The Harrow Road

My father and his parents ran the sweet shop and ajoining hairdressind salon on the Harrow road. Somewhere near the kodak factory, where all the factory workers came to buy their cigarrettes, tobacco and ...Read full memory

Air Force Brat

I lived with my family from 1959 - 1962 in North Harrow - I have never really left. Penny candy sixpence allowance! Gobstoppers! The fire station. We would walk around in Harrow school! What fun we had! I would love to hear from anyone else with a dad stationed at South Ruislip base.

Ivor J Clark Cycles

I lived in Blenhiem Road, North Harrow in the 1950s and did a paper round covering a lot of North Harrow. During the late '50s I joined the Kenton Road Club and took up cycling seriously as a sport, we used to hang ...Read full memory

A memory of North Harrow by Ian Willis