In this section you will find a number of stories, oral history recordings and transcriptions of Brompton events and Brompton residents past and present. Choose from the topics below to read, listen and view some memories of Brompton.
Many of the recordings were taken as part of the Brompton oral history sessions run at the Royal Engineers Museum as part of Brompton 200: Civilian Life in a Military Village.
Old Brompton & its Cesspools, 3 Aug 1889
But no parade through Brompton
Troops barred from the High Street during the day
The Queen’s visit to Brompton Hospital in 1855
A find of a Celtic torque of pure gold, 1872
A Footpath Revolt in Brompton, 1881