Old Maps of North Cheam

Historic Maps of North Cheam and the local area.

I remember the small grocers in North Cheam with the terrazzo floor called Sainsburys. We used to go in and get the ham sliced with a machine, cheese sliced with the wire and leave my sister outside in the pram! I remember the tiled floor! I also remember Tesco, where my mother bought some mouldy cheese... we never shopped there (...Read full memory)

I lived in Hamilton Avenue and went to Park Farm primary and junior school as did my three younger sisters. I then went to Epsom County Grammar School, as it was then known, after passing the 11-plus in 1948. After working in London when I Ieft school in 1953, I worked in Croydon on the Croydon Advertiser newspaper (...Read full memory)