Abridge, Essex

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Abridge, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. Most of our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as customised calendars.

Old Maps of Abridge

Historic Maps of Abridge and the local area.

Old map of Abridge in 1896
Map of Abridge in 1896
Old map of Abridge in 1896
Old map of Abridge in 1920
Map of Abridge in 1920
Old map of Abridge in 1920
Old map of Abridge in 1946
Map of Abridge in 1946
Old map of Abridge in 1946
Old map of Abridge in 1895

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Abridge from other years.

Does anyone have any knowledge of Nick Partridge, I used to work with him in East London and the last I heard he wanted to join the Police.

Looking at the photo 'Main Road and 'The Malsters Arms' 1955. you can see the row of lime trees which were in the grounds of 'The Limes' where my Grandparents lived. They were Mr.& Mrs Pond. (Joseph & Jessie). I think they moved to Abridge after the first world war and lived in the council houses over the road before moving to 'The Limes' some time later. Their eldest daughter Kathleen (my mum) ...see more