North Weald Bassett, Essex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Happy Summers In North Weald

My mother Pamela Joan Jackson moved to North Weald from Leytonstone during the war with her parents John Arthur Jackson and Rose Lucy Jackson and her sister Rose. They lived at 23 Bassett Gardens. My ...Read full memory

Family Lived In Tylors Green Between 1939 Untill 1970s

My family moved from Moreton to North Weald in 1939, I was 9 year old at the time. My father was called Thomas Yeldham and became the local cobbler, my mother was called Maud. ...Read full memory

Aiden's Bike.

I remember this picture well, back in 1955, i was a nipper, and my good friend Aiden, he was a bit of a petrol head, he loved bikes more then anything in the world, that bike in the picture was his one, he was my best ...Read full memory