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Memories of Great Bookham

The Kennels Is This The Site Bookham Equestrian Centre

I am pretty sure this must be along the Dorking Road looking up towards the Downs. It looks like it is on the left going up towards ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Paula Clements

The Granary

My grandfather Herbert Allen owned that building for a while - around 1920's I think - it was run for him by Denis Eaton. Dennis eventually became his son in law - he married ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Paula Clements

High Street 1960 On

I remember this shop and several others in the High Street as my Aunt and Uncle ran the green grocers further down Peterbridges, and my other Aunt ran the dress shop down ...Read full memory

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Crabtree Lane

Hi, the house in this picture is called Ralphs Cross. The road that runs up next to it is now Crabtree Lane. I lived there from 1968 until 1983, near the top, no 43, on the ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Jennifer Hudson

Where I Lived

I lived in Lower Shott from my birth in 1968 until I got married in 1994, my parents Pam and Tony Read lived here until 2010 when they moved down to Felpham. My Mum was born in ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Jeannette Hunter

Dawnay Road

I was born in Dowlans Road, opposite to Dawnay Road. The grocers which is referred to was where my mum used to shop. Next to the grocers my best friend Nigel lived, as did Dave ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Norman Watson

Childhood Memories

My family moved to Great Bookham in 1957, and were the first owners of 1 Allen Road, part of a small Close of bungalows built by New Ideal Homes of Epsom. The 1904 ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Joy Davis

The Croft Church Lane Great Bookham

My grandparents, Maud and Charles Kleboe lived in The Croft with Great Auntie Kate (who lived to 101). My parents, Geoff and Phil Kleboe moved there in ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Judy Polak

Mostyn Crabtree Lane

My maternal grandparents lived at Mostyn, Crabtree Lane. Mr & Mrs William (Bill) Jones. He was a builder; in the 1920's he worked in London and used to come down to build ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Sarah Rashbrooke

Grocers Shop

This shop on the right, was first opened by my Dad's father, Henry Absalom, it was next door to a sweet shop his wife Ethel ran.  Ethel started a little shop from much ...Read full memory

A memory of Great Bookham by Paula Clements

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