Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Acton, 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 Acton

Historic Maps of Acton and the local area.

Old map of Acton in 1897
Map of Acton in 1897
Old map of Acton in 1897
Old map of Acton in 1921
Map of Acton in 1921
Old map of Acton in 1921
Old map of Acton in 1947
Map of Acton in 1947
Old map of Acton in 1947
Old map of Acton in 1897

More maps coming!

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

Memories of Acton
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Read and share your memories of Acton itself or of a particular photo of Acton.

My paternal grandfather, Ernest Charles Chamberlain, proposed to my grandmother Annie Brooks, in the churchyard here. He brought her in his pony and trap, in about 1907. He had an agricultural business, Farmers' Inventions, at Beeston Brook, and he built Osborne House there, and later The Crest, (...Read full memory)