Ham is where the heart is…

A historical archive of photographs, oral history recordings, transcripts and reminiscences by the people of Ham and Petersham. This collection has been brought together with the help of local volunteers who are passionate about recording and curating the fast changing face of the area over the last 200 years.


The following organisations are kindly lending us their support in the HLF funded project Ham is Where the Heart is

Britain From Above

Britain from Above presents the unique Aerofilms collection of aerial photographs
Britain from Above Website

Ham Library

Ham Library and it’s ever helpful staff are providing meeting places, school liaison and materials to make this a valuable living history for all people in Ham and Petersham. It’s located on Ham Street, TW10 7HR.
Ham Library Website

Ham Remembers, Petersham Remambers

Rescuing from oblivion the stories of those commemorated on the Parish War Memorial and of the families who lived alongside them.
Ham Remembers Website      Petersham Remembers Website

Kingston Aviation

Kingston Aviation – celebrating 100 years of world class aircraft designed and built in Kingston

Kingston Aviation Website

If you have more stories plesae contact Jill Lamb – all correspondence is confidential.

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