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.

City Electronics

I was a part timer here - it was an old Currys store. I ran the record department, largely in the evenings after school. Amazing musicians used to come & go, the shop was 'home' to Tony Knights Chessmen, who were resident ...Read full memory

A memory of North Harrow

A Wartime Child

I was born in 1935 at 25 Cambridge Road, maiden name Lee. There were six of us, parents, 2 older sisters, Beryl and Gwen, and grandmother. I remember many of the shops from the late 30's to the early 50's when we moved to ...Read full memory

Northumberland Road

We lived at 29 Northumberland Road in the 1950s with my grandmother. My sister Moira and I went to Longfield school and I have many happy memories there. My grandmother took me with her to St Albans church as a very ...Read full memory

A memory of North Harrow by Jan Herd