Northampton, Northamptonshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Airflow Streamline, Northampton

My dad (RIP) used to work for Airflow Streamline Far Cotton, Northampton most of his life. 1970 onwards and I can remember standing outside the main gates, waiting for him to sneak me into the factory cos you ...Read full memory

The Haunted School

One of Northampton’s now-lost buildings is seen on the right of this photograph, the old Notre Dame High School which was built in 1871 as a school and convent run by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. A former teacher ...Read full memory

Gayways

Gayways was owned by Stan and his wife Gay....hence name Gayways