Old maps of central Charlton

These three maps show how our area developed between 1867 and 1914, since when, in respect of its buildings, it has changed relatively little. You can click on the maps to see a larger image.













The Development of Central Charlton

A talk given by Frances Ward at the CCRA Spring Social in May, 2011, tracing the history of our area. Click here to view.

Charlton in the early 20th century

A brief description by the writer Italo Svevo who lived at 67 Charlton Church Lane in the early 1900s. Click here to view.

Angersteins at Woodlands

Article by Jill Austen from Grapevine 60. Click here to view

Enderby House

Article by Jill Austen from Grapevine 61. Click here to view




Elliscombe Road, early 1900s

There are not many old photos of the CCRA area, but this one shows Elliscombe Road, taken from the corner by Nadine Street.