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Memories of Byfleet

Graham's Dad

Plough Corner always makes me smile, remembering the floods in the 1960s, Byfleet was cut off everywhere except where I lived in the Dawson Road end. My boyfriend lived in Rectory Lane. ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Christine Woodruff

Invicta Cycles

Invicta Cycles was the bike shop in the village and at the front/right of this photo - where the White/Ford/Zodiac car is. I put a deposit down on a Lilac/Pink Raleigh bike and paid ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Chevvy Eaton

Names Of The Shops

As I remember, the main building in this picture was the Lloyds Bank.  The manager lived above the premises but his name escapes me.  The other shops were Walkers the ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Martin Green

The Plough In The 1930''S 40''S

The Plough my Grandad's (Jack Bartram) favourite watering hole, Granny claimed that with the money he spent there it should have belonged to the family. Landlord in ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Peter Hancocks

Remembering Byfleet

I was born in Byfleet in 1950. We lived in Binfield Road. Later I moved to the hotel that was built where the village green is now. My mother Beatrice Stenning was the ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Paulene Morgan

Old Byfleet

I was born in 1944. My father was the village doctor as his father had been before. We lived in Granville House, which formed one junction of the road with Clock House and the Blue ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Alastair Alexander

Top Of Our Road

I remember this parade of shops being built. Left to right was Ely's the greengrocers, next door was Mr Hill the butchers, then Humphries the grocer and then Ashworths the chemists. ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Peter Hancocks

Childhood Memories

This used to be the entrance to Brooklands and we used to run up and down the batter (sic) during some of the races. Foolish bravuro. Our family name was Griffiths and this was ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by A.G Schnell

Conker Arch

We used to live at 96, Church Road where I lived as a youngster between 1956 and circa 1962 when our family moved to a new house in New Haw. I was 11 years old when we moved there from ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Derek Russel

Ardwyn, High Road

My Aunt (Grandmothers sister) lived here immediately on the LEFT of this photo at "Ardwyn" in the High Road, opposite the entrance to the Village Hall car park in 1950s/1960s. Her ...Read full memory

A memory of Byfleet by Chevvy Eaton

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