A Grand Spell of Sunshine - The Life and Legacy of Francis FrithA Grand Spell of Sunshine - The Life and Legacy of Francis Frith

Frith photos prompt happy memories of our personal history, so enjoy this trip down memory lane with our old photos, historic maps, local history books, and memories of Acton. Refresh & enjoy your personal memories, or find some that family & friends will love as gifts.

It's free to browse our vintage and retro photographs of Acton, but if some spark good memories they are available to buy in a wide range of products, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers, customised calendars. Don't miss other visitors' Memories and maybe connect with those who have shared their memories - you may even know the names, or learn more about the locality.

Old Maps of Acton

Historic Maps of Acton and the local area.

Old map of Acton in 1895
Map of Acton in 1895
Old map of Acton in 1895
Old map of Acton in 1921
Map of Acton in 1921
Old map of Acton in 1921
Old map of Acton in 1946
Map of Acton in 1946
Old map of Acton in 1946
Old map of Acton in 1885

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.

Working on my bungalow today in the ancient, beautiful Dorset town of Sherborne, I kept on hearing the tolling of the local Abbey bells. Not really unusual, except today, the sound seemed to 'resonate', and take me 'way back' to my childhood. My local Parish Church, ( All Saints church, South Acton, Middlesex) . was not really that special, apart from being the place where most of the local people, were ...see more

Dose anyone remember the dolls hospital on Acton hill