Axminster, Devon

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

Historic Maps of Axminster and the local area.

Old map of Axminster in 1898
Map of Axminster in 1898
Old map of Axminster in 1898
Old map of Axminster in 1919
Map of Axminster in 1919
Old map of Axminster in 1919
Old map of Axminster in 1945
Map of Axminster in 1945
Old map of Axminster in 1945
Old map of Axminster in 1903

More maps coming!

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

I attended the school I had a brilliant time I was the 1965 school boy shot put champion and east Devon champion . I was a bit of a wild boy Robert Hildred

My sister Carole and I both attended Axminster County secondary school, we left for Australia in July 1964. Carole and I will be remembered for the different skin we had. It has been diagnosed by specialists in Australia as Ichtyosis CIE. I have memories of friends who's names were Madeline Darke from Millway Rise and especially Jill Anning from Kilmington. Mrs Stock who taught craft. Mr Vickery.