Crayford Past in Pictures

Bexley Local Studies & Archive Centre holds thousands of historic photographs, slides, negatives, glass plates, postcards and prints recalling the London Borough of Bexley over the last two hundred years and more.

You can view a small selection of Crayford’s past in pictures. If you would like printed copies of these images please contact

Surviving Reminders

The Princesses' Theatre

Crayford High Street

Maxim's Flying Machine

In and Around Crayford

Rodney Hut YMCA


The Crayford Clock Tower