Publications

Our publications are designed to bring Brixton’s past alive. They include reprints of Edwardian postcards, Brixton heritage walks, and stories from inspiring local people. We also stock a variety of historic maps and posters from the local area.

Most of our publications are now available through our eBay shop

Alternatively, you may download a pdf order form print it and post your order to the address on the form. To do so please download a pdf order form Here

You may also place an Order by e-mail and pay by Paypal by arrangement. Please e-mail as below for details.

In the event of difficulty, please contact membership@brixtonsociety.org.uk.

Please use the link to our eBay shop to buy the items featured below.

Selected publications available online

Visit Brixton Markets By Tube poster

“Visit Brixton Markets by Tube” Poster

1990s poster for Granville Arcade and Market Row with artwork by Anthony Eyton.

Brixton Memories

Brixton Memories

Collected oral, local history from 8 residents of Brixton.

Windrush Square by Alan Piper

Windrush Square

A Guide to the public open space in central Brixton, by Alan Piper

Vintage postcards: Shopping in Edwardian Brixton

Shopping in Brixton

Pack of 5 cards showing shopping streets and markets.

Postcards of central Edwardian Brixton

Central Brixton

Pack of 5 cards showing central Edwardian Brixton.

Entertainment in Brixton

Entertainment in Brixton

Pack of 5 cards showing entertainment places in Edwardian Brixton.

Brixton: The story of a name

Brixton: The story of a name

This monograph explains the history and derivation of the name “Brixton”.

Brixton Boy in World War 2

A Brixton boy in World War 2

An experience in and out of London during the second world war.

Brixton Heritage Trails - Six walks around Brixton and Stockwell

Brixton Heritage Trails

Six walks around Brixton and Stockwell.

A history of brixton

A History of Brixton

The only general history of Brixton.

Black British a Celebration

Black British: A Celebration

Produced to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the slave trade.

The Brixton Synagogue

The Brixton Synagogue

A history of the synagogue at 49 Effra Road, Brixton