Swindon, Stratton, Steamroller In Ermin Street c.1910
Memories of Swindon
I remember straight ahead of you there was a shop that sold Tobacco it had a statue outside.
We moved to Swindon in 1957 from London (Wimbledon, actually) when my dad, a skilled engineer, got a job at Vickers Armstrongs at South Marston, with a brand new council house thrown in. In those post-war austerity days there ...Read full memory
I was stationed there 1955 to 1956. Met my wife in Swindon.
I'm a Pinehurst boy infants' juniors and seniors before moving on to Headlands as the first of the Comprehensive pupils. But firstly I'm from Pinehurst and proud of it. I lived with my Mum and Gran in Hawthorne Avenue until my ...Read full memory