Stone, Staffordshire
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Stone

Browse 32 photo books on Stone and the surrounding area.

Norbury's

Granny married George Norbury ( she already had 4 children including my Dad ) so they all lived over the ' shop' in High Street. ( 1920s ) Before the war ( it was winter ) I was born, it says Market Square, always thought that was a cold place to be born in mid winter ! May be that's why I now live in sunny Australia ! I went back ...Read full memory

A memory of Stone

Stone In The 1950s

I am now 57 years of age, and live in Australia. I was born in Stone, Stafforshire in 1949 and would love to go back and visit. As a child I remember walking along the canal and standing watching as a blacksmith mended a horse's shoe. I remember hating school but even at that very tender age I was interested in the history of ...Read full memory

A memory of Stone by Eileen Page

Pirehill Lane Walton Stone

I suppose as I grow older, memories of my youth increase. I remember living in Pirehill Lane when there was just one row of houses. In front of our house there was a row of huge trees, my bedroom in the back looked upon fields, fields and marshland. My friends and I would jump over our garden fences and disappear ...Read full memory

A memory of Stone by Susan Putterill