St Albans' Own East End

wartime east end

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Air raid sirens

Oakwood Drive/Central Drive

Hatfield Road/W H Lavers

Marshals Drive/Wick (with warden's post)

Sandpit Lane/Beaumont Avenue/Wick

Elm Drive (between Woodland and Hazelwood Drive)

Where else?

Static water tanks

Fleetville rec

Hatfield Road/Beechwood Avenue

Jennings Road/Gainsborough Avenue

Cambridge Road/College Road

Oakwood Drive/Elm Drive

Wick Way

Hill End Hospital

Where else?

Street shelters

Hatfield Road/Beechwood Avenue

Sandpit Lane/Homewood Road

Hatfield Road/Colney Heath Lane?

Clarence Park and/or Crown?

Camp Road/foot and top of Camp Hill

The Wick, with warden's post

Lemsford Road/Sandpit Lane

Royal Road

Cambridge Road/Ashley Road

Where else?

Ballito, for employees

Fleetville Rec

Camp School (under playground)

Beaumont School (under garden/field)

Girls Grammar School, Hatfield Road

Campfield Road/Camp Road

Clarence Park (near drinking fountain)

Windermere Avenue (entrance to allotments - with warden's post)

Hill End Hospital

de Havilland works

Where else?

Underground shelters

All sorts of street parties

Burnham Road (VE)

Castle Road (VE)

Sandfield Road (1946 welcome home)

Hazelwood Drive (Coronation)

Woodland Drive (VE/Cor/2008/2015)

Wynchlands Crescent (Coronation)

Cavendish Road (VE/Coronation)

Rose Walk/Marshalswick Lane (Coronation)

Arthur Road (Coronation)

Guildford Road (Coronation)

Linden Crescent (Coronation)

Kingshill Crescent (Queen's Cres) (VJ/Coronation)

Glenferrie Road/Hatfield Road  (Coronation)

Elm Drive  (VJ/Coronation)

Eaton Road (Sept 2010)

Burnham Road (2008 and 2009)

Jennings Road (Royal Wedding 2011)

Salisbury Avenue (Royal Wedding 2011)

Park Avenue (Royal Wedding 2011)

Firwood Avenue (Royal Wedding 2011)

Meadow Close? (Royal Wedding 2011)

Harlesden Road (Royal Wedding 2011)

Cavendish Road (Royal Wedding 2011)

Battlefield Road (Royal Wedding 2011)

Lancaster Road (Royal Wedding 2011)

Harptree Way (Royal Wedding 2011)

Hazelwood Drive (Royal Wedding 2011)

Longacres (VE)

Where else?

Oaklands unit at Central Drive

Camp unit at ?

Hill End unit opposite Highfield Hall

Sandpit Lane unit adjacent to Dellfield Cottage

Where else?

Home Guard training huts


FROM TOP: Coronation street party, Arthur Road

School wartime garden, Abbotts Langley

Nissen hut, location unknown

Ration book Co-operative butcher's, Camp View Road

FROM LEFT: Book distributed nationally and written by S E Thomas, Homewood Road

Marketing poster for starting a local pig club

St Albans' Own East End