South Chingford, Greater London

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of South Chingford, 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 South Chingford

Historic Maps of South Chingford and the local area.

My wife was born in Ilford, but lived in Chingford till 1964. From about 1957-64 her mother ran a confectioners/tobacconist which also sold Green Line tickets, and they lived above the shop. I believe it's the second or third shop past the corner on the left, if that is roughly no.77., and if that is Mount Avenue on (...Read full memory)

I remember perks lovley shop in chingford hatch sold broken biscuits there was a lovley proper butchers the lady there gave me a beautiful China doll went there with my nan Betty sharp in the 1960s always walked home eating a raw sausage you could not do that now but we all survived I remember the old Mano pub before the (...Read full memory)