Old Maps of Chelsea

Historic Maps of Chelsea and the local area.

I have many strong memories of Lots Road in the late 1940s early 50s. The power station loomed over the streets. Bomb sites and the row of shops in King's Road, Brightmans Bakery and Rollo the greengrocer. I went to Ashburnham School. The head teacher was Miss A.K.Nobbs. In Lots Road were many families packed into (...Read full memory)

Anyone looking here - were you at school during the period above? would you like to share memories with me? Popped along to Chelsea yesterday and went to visit the old school, only to find that all that's left is the fascia!!! My wife and a I also visited Carlyle's House at 24 Cheyne Row, just around the corner from (...Read full memory)