Bordon, Hampshire

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

Historic Maps of Bordon and the local area.

I recall visiting a family friend as a little girl , I knew him as Bill Reeves , he lived a solitary life in a beautiful gypsy caravan in the woodland somewhere in the area. He was a fount of knowledge regarding anything in the natural world, smoked a pipe and rode his bicycle as (...Read full memory)

I was at the original Bordon Council School from 1937 to 1943. You can see the rooves of the old school behind the huts erected after the war when it became Weyford junior school. Mill Chase secondary Modern was later erected on the site of the old playing field across the road to the left of the picture. (Where the 5 air raid shelters were situated)