Adpar Street, W2

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Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

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I am trying to find any information out about 3 Erskine Road. NW3. I have just come across an old identity card which was my Grandmothers, dated 1946 , this being where she then lived. If anyone can give me any information about this area then, or old photographs, that would be really good.

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Was there a Wellington street there

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How can we ignore child refugees facing cruelty and toxic stress? | Letters
How can we ignore child refugees facing cruelty and toxic stress? | Letters

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/20/how-can-we-ignore-child-refugees-facing-cruelty-and-toxic-stress

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The Monarch of the Glen to go on display at National Gallery
Painting of stag will be shown alongside Peter Blake version owned by Paul McCartneyThe Monarch of the Glen, one of Scotland’s most recognisable and reproduced artworks, is to go on display at the National Gallery in London alongside a Peter Blake version owned by Sir Paul McCartney.Edwin Landseer’s painting of a stag in a misty Highlands landscape will be displayed at the gallery for the first time in more than 160 years over the Christmas period. Related: Courtauld’s 19th-century masters to return to France Continue reading...

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Rolling Stones London concert: Thousands of fans hit by travel meltdown at Richmond and Twickenham rail stations
Thousands of Rolling Stones fans were left stranded in south-west London last night after a busy station closed following the band’s concert in Twickenham.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/thousands-of-rolling-stones-fans-face-travel-meltdown-after-twickenham-concert-a3867216.html

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Suki Waterhouse channels the 1960s in chic tweed co-ord


The British beauty, 26, commanded attention in a 1960s-inspired suit as she posed fiercely for cameras at the Kensington Gardens venue.


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Ellie Goulding stuns at Serpentine Summer party with Kaya Scodelario


Ellie Goulding, Jenna Coleman and Kaya Scodelario led the glamour at the Serpentine Gallery Summer Party 2018, in association with Chanel, at London’s Kensington Gardens on Tuesday.


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Minute’s silence marks one-year anniversary of Finsbury Park attack
Minute’s silence marks one-year anniversary of Finsbury Park attack

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jun/19/finsbury-park-mosque-van-attack-minute-silence-anniversary

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FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE: All the latest from Russia
FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE: All the latest from Russia

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BMW performs dangerous stunts in London Asda car park


The battered BMW was seen performing ’doughnuts’ in the underground car park of Asda in Hayes, west London, narrowing avoiding spectators filming on their mobile phones.


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Over-excited England fans clamber over moving cars as they pour out of pubs


Over-excited England fans clamber over moving cars as they pour out of pubs


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Three graffiti artists killed by train at Loughborough Junction
Men believed to be in their 20s died at the scene, with spray cans found nearbyThree graffiti artists have been killed by a freight train on tracks in south-west London, prompting expressions of grief and disbelief from the city’s street art community. British Transport Police (BTP) found the bodies of three men believed to be in their 20s after being called at 7.34am on Monday, when a train driver noticed them on tracks between Brixton and Loughborough Junction stations. Spray cans were found close by and officers were seen photographing graffiti as part of their inquiries.My heart goes out to the families of the three people killed at Loughborough Junction station this morning. If you have any information about this incident please contact @BTP by texting 61016 or callin

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Major disruption on rail network a 'systemic failing' of industry timetabling system, MPs told
Major disruption on the rail network was the result of a "systemic failing" of the industry’s timetabling system, GTR’s outgoing boss has said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/major-disruption-on-rail-network-a-systemic-failing-of-industry-timetabling-system-mps-told-a3865986.html

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Animals that thrive in the dark
Could you survive in pitch-black conditions? Meet the animals that not only survive but thrive.

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Bea, 29, looked exquisite when she slipped out of Annabel’s Member’s Club, in Mayfair, London in the early hours of Saturday morning.


Bea, 29, looked exquisite when she slipped out of Annabel’s Member’s Club, in Mayfair, London in the early hours of Saturday morning.


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VIEW THE EDGWARE ROAD AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE EDGWARE ROAD AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE EDGWARE ROAD AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE EDGWARE ROAD AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE EDGWARE ROAD AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

 
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Edgware Road

Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.

The main Edgware Road station now serves the Circle, District and Hammersmith & City lines.

A second Edgware Road station was opened on 15 June 1907 by the Baker Street and Waterloo Railway (BS&WR, now the Bakerloo line) when it extended its line from the temporary northern terminus at Marylebone. In common with other early stations of the lines owned by the Underground Electric Railways Company of London, that station was designed by architect Leslie Green with an ox-blood red glazed terracotta façade.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ark King Solomon Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Ark Paddington Green Primary Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Edgware Road:   Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.
Gateway Academy:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Halcyon London International School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Hyett's hand-drawn 1807 map:   William Hyett produced an amazingly accurate map of the London countryside in 1807, using just pen and paper.
L’Ecole Bilingue Elementaire:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Micky Star Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Paddington Green Children’s Hospital:   The Paddington Green Children’s Hospital opened in August 1883.
The Minerva Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
United Colleges Group:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aberdeen Place, NW8 · Adpar Street, W2 · Boscobel Street, NW8 · Braithwaite Tower, W2 · Broadley Street, NW8 · Browning Close, W9 · Burwood Place, W2 · Cambridge Court, W2 · Capland Street, NW8 · Church Street, NW8 · Church Street, W2 · Clarendon Terrace, W9 · Clifton Court, NW8 · Clifton Road, W9 · Corlett Street, NW1 · Crompton Street, W2 · Cunningham Place, NW8 · Cuthbert Street, W2 · Dudley Street, W2 · Edgware Road, NW1 · Edgware Road, NW8 · Edgware Road, W1H · Edgware Road, W2 · Edward House, W2 · Elizabeth Close, W9 · Fisherton Street, NW8 · Frampton Street, NW8 · Hall Place, W2 · Hampden Gurney Street, W1H · Harbet Road, W2 · Hatton Street, NW8 · Henderson Drive, NW8 · Hermitage Street, W2 · Howards Way, W2 · Joe Strummer Subway, W2 · John Aird Court (116-228), W2 · Junction Mews, W2 · Junction Place, W2 · Lanark Place, W9 · Lisson Grove, NW8 · Luton Street, NW8 · Lyons Place, W2 · Macmillan House, W2 · Maida Avenue, W2 · Marylebone Flyover, W2 · Merchant Square, W2 · Miles Buildings, NW1 · North Wharf Road, W2 · Northwick Close, NW8 · Northwick Terrace, NW8 · Paddington Green, W2 · Park Place Villas, W2 · Park Steps, W2 · Park West Place, W2 · Park West, W2 · Penfold Place, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW8 · Porteus Road, W2 · Portsea Place, W2 · Princess Louise Close, W2 · Rainsford Street, W2 · Rodney Court, W9 · Saint Mary’s Square, W2 · Saint Mary’s Terrace, W2 · Saint Michael’s Street, W2 · Sale Place, W2 · Salisbury Street, NW8 · South Wharf Road, W2 · St Marys Mansions, W2 · St Marys Medical School, W2 · St Marys Terrace, W2 · St Michaels Street, W2 · Star Street, W2 · Station Concourse, W2 · The Water Gardens, W2 · Water Gardens, W2 ·

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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
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John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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