Photo of Harlow, Orchard Croft c.1955

Harlow, Orchard Croft c.1955

Neg. H22029

Memories of Harlow

The Arkwrights

We moved to Harlow from London in 1954 when our house was brand new. We lived in The Arkwrights and when it opened I went to St Albans Primary. Later I went to Netteswell Seondary, ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow

Churchgate Hotel, Old Town

I have very happy memories of working at this hotel many years ago but have lost contact with the friends I had there. My first introduction to good food was from Bill the ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Peta Helen Smith

Tate,S Store

Yes I remember Muffets the fish mongers. I worked after school and at the weekends, in the early 60's, in Tate’s Store at the bottom of the High Street, It was a general store that sold ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Colin Mackay

This Is How The Lock Looked Like When My Family Lived In Lock Cottage 1950 1961

This is where I spent my life from 2 years old till I was 13 years old. Fishing, rowing boats, paddling canoes and ...Read full memory

A memory of Harlow by Eddie Tait

This photo is available to buy in a range of sizes and styles, including framed and on canvas.

About this photo

The name Orchard Croft was taken from an old tithe map of the area.

This is an excerpt from Harlow Town and City Memories, by Clare Baster