Welcome to the Banstead Photo Archive run by the Banstead History Research Group
Overview: The Banstead Photo Archive also covers Burgh Heath, Chipstead, Lower Kingswood, Kingswood, Nork, Tadworth, Tattenham Corner, Walton on the Hill and Woodmansterne. The aim is to create a photographic history of our part of the county of Surrey.
Visitors: Images can be viewed by Year, by Album, by Village, by Group which is a sub-category of an Album, by Contributor, or by using the Search facility at the top of this page. You can leave your own comments or memories against any picture.
Contributors: We would like to include your new, as well as your old photos. You can include a description, year taken and many other details.
Techie bit - Max 735 pixels wide and 72 DPI is fine. Higher quality images will be automatically reduced to this size and will take longer to upload.
Local history : For further local history information and publications, please visit the BHRG website.
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Thanks largely to George Ford, the young geography teacher, and Ray Spencer, the sports teacher, boys at Picquets Way had many opportunities to go on educational and recreational cycle tours and outdoor camping holidays in the late 1950s and early '6...