Old Maps of Thundersley

Historic Maps of Thundersley and the local area.

In the years leading up to World War 2, I recall visiting my Father's parents who lived in what I remember was a rather splendid house named Willowbrook, on the Rayleigh Road. I would have been about nine in 1938 and I have many pleasant memories of playing in the Orchard and woodland surrounding the (...Read full memory)

I went to Dark Lane Primary and Junior school from 1976-1982 whilst living on Sandown Road Thundersley. I remember the various ways of getting to school, through the common, the woods, which were brilliant in early spring when the bluebells were out. The two sweet shops outside the school gate always seemed to do a (...Read full memory)