The Old Wooden Buildings of Carshalton

May 7, 2021History 1 Comment

  Take a step back in time… here’s a look at some wooden weatherboard buildings, which were once a common design feature that dotted Carshalton High Street, as this old image below shows.         To the right of the main pic was once a small maze of worker cottages, such as these … Read More

Brilliant Boleyn – The Carshalton Legend of Anne Boleyn

October 21, 2020History 4 Comments

Quick Links: The Artist / The Legend  Historians believe that the Anne Boleyn’s Well was never named after the Tudor Queen, but is purely a mis-spelling of an earlier name. However, they are agreed that there’s a possibility she did visit. Every aspect of Anne Boleyn’s life is controversial. Her birth date, her personality, her … Read More