Camden Lock, NW1

Road in/near Chalk Farm

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Camden Lock is a street in Camden Town.



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VIEW THE CHALK FARM 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 CHALK FARM 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 CHALK FARM 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 CHALK FARM 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 CHALK FARM AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Chalk Farm

Chalk Farm has nothing to do with chalk at all. Though there once was a farm...

Chalk Farm's name, deceptively rural, derives from the name of the village on its site, Chalcot. These days it absorbs the spread from Camden Town and has many lively pubs, live music venues, and restaurants. Within London it is best known as the site of The Roundhouse, a former circular railway engine shed which was subsequently converted for arts and performance use.

Chalk Farm station was opened on 22 June 1907 by the Charing Cross, Euston & Hampstead Railway (CCE&HR). Trains originally operated between Golders Green and Charing Cross tube station, with extensions to Edgware and Kennington in 1923 and 1926, respectively.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Camden Primary Pupil Referral Unit:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Camden Town:   Camden Town tube station is a major junction on the Northern Line and one of the busiest stations on the London Underground network. It is particularly busy at weekends with tourists visiting Camden Market and Camden High Street.
Carlton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Chalk Farm:   Chalk Farm has nothing to do with chalk at all. Though there once was a farm...
Christ Church School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
College Francais Bilingue De Londres:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Gospel Oak:   Gospel Oak is an inner suburb of north London below Hampstead Heath.
Harmood Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Haverstock School:   Haverstock School (formerly Haverstock Comprehensive School), is a comprehensive school for students aged 11 to 18.
Haverstock School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hawley Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Holy Trinity and Saint Silas CofE Primary School, NW1:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Kentish Town:   Kentish Town station is a London Underground and National Rail station in the London Borough of Camden in Travelcard Zone 2.
Mornington Crescent:   Mornington Crescent is a London Underground station in Camden Town, named after the nearby street.
Mother Red Caps:   At the main junction of Camden Town is a long-established business, once known as Mother Red Caps or Mother Damnable's, more recently the World's End.
Netley Primary School & Centre for Autism:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
North Bridge House Prep School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 13.
Primrose Hill School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Queen’s Crescent Market:   Queen’s Crescent Market is one of London’s oldest street markets, and is still held every Thursday and Saturday.
Regents Park Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Rhyl Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
River Fleet:   The River Fleet is the largest of London’s subterranean rivers.
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Cavendish School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Royal Parks:   


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Camden Town (1920):   Camden Town was named after Charles Pratt, the first Earl Camden, who started its development in 1791. It began life as little more than a handful of buildings beside a main road. Camden Town’s expansion as a major centre came with the opening of the Regent’s Canal to traffic in 1820


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albany Street, NW1 · Albany Terrace, NW1 · Albert Street, NW1 · Allcroft Road, NW5 · Alma Street, NW5 · Anglers Lane, NW5 · Appleford, NW5 · Arctic Street, NW5 · Arlington Road, NW1 · Ashdown Crescent, NW5 · Ashdown Cresent, NW5 · Athlone Street, NW5 · Augustus House, NW1 · Augustus Street, NW1 · Azania Mews, NW5 · Barrington Close, NW5 · Bartholomew Villas, NW5 · Bartholomew, NW5 · Bassett Street, NW5 · Bayham Street, NW1 · Beatty Street, NW1 · Bellina Mews, NW5 · Belmont Street, NW1 · Bonny Street, NW1 · Bridge Approach, NW1 · Broadwalk, NW1 · Browns Lane, NW5 · Buck Street, NW1 · Burghley Road, NW5 · Camden High Street, NW1 · Camden Lock Place, NW1 · Camden Lock, NW1 · Carker’s Lane, NW5 · Carol Street, NW1 · Castle Mews, NW5 · Castle Road, NW1 · Castlehaven Road, NW1 · Cathcart Hill, NW5 · Cathcart Street, NW5 · Centric Close, NW1 · Chalcot Road, NW1 · Chalk Farm Parade, NW3 · Chalk Farm Road, NW1 · Chalk Farm Road, NW3 · Cheriton, NW5 · Chester Close North, NW1 · Chester Close South, NW1 · Chester Court, NW1 · Chester Gate, NW1 · Chester Road Depot, NW1 · Chester Road, NW1 · Chester Terrace, NW1 · Church Avenue, NW1 · Church Avenue, NW5 · Church Studios, NW1 · Clarence Gardens, NW1 · Clarence Way, NW1 · Clarkson Row, NW1 · Coity Road, NW5 · Collard Place, NW1 · College Lane, NW5 · College Yard, NW5 · Compton Close, NW1 · Cressfield Close, NW5 · Crogsland Road, NW1 · Cumberland Market, NW1 · Cumberland Terrace, NW1 · Dalby Street, NW5 · Deane House, NW5 · Delancey Passage, NW1 · Delancey Street, NW1 · Dumpton Place, NW1 · Early Mews, NW1 · East Yard, NW1 · Edis Street, NW1 · Euston Station Colonnade, NW1 · Evangelist Road, NW5 · Everton Buildings, NW1 · Farrier Street, NW1 · Ferdinand Place, NW1 · Ferdinand Street, NW1 · Forge Place, NW1 · Fortess Road, N19 · Fortess Road, NW5 · Fortress Road, NW5 · Frideswide Place, NW5 · Gilbeys Yard, NW1 · Gilden Crescent, NW5 · Gloucester Avenue, NW1 · Gloucester Crescent, NW1 · Gloucester Cresent, NW1 · Gloucester Gate Mews, NW1 · Gloucester Gate, NW1 · Gordon House Road, NW3 · Grafton Road, NW5 · Grafton Yard, NW5 · Granby Terrace, NW1 · Greenland Place, NW1 · Greenland Road, NW1 · Greenland Street, NW1 · Greenwood Place, NW5 · Hadley Street, NW1 · Harmood Street, NW1 · Harrington Street, NW1 · Hartland Road, NW1 · Haven Street, NW1 · Hawley Crescent, NW1 · Hawley Cresent, NW1 · Hawley Road, NW1 · Healey Street, NW1 · Hemingway Close, NW5 · Highgate Studios, NW5 · Holmes Road, NW5 · Hopkinsons Place, NW1 · Hurdwick Place, NW1 · Inkerman Road, NW5 · Inner Circle, NW1 · Inverness Street, NW1 · Ivor Street, NW1 · James Cameron House, NW1 · Jamestown Road, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Place, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Street, NW1 · Jeffreys Place, NW1 · Juniper Crescent, NW1 · Kelly Street, NW1 · Kent House, NW1 · Kentish Town Road, NW1 · Kentish Town Road, NW5 · Kiln Place, NW5 · King’s Terrace, NW1 · Kings Terrace, NW1 · Lady Somerset Road, NW5 · Lamble Street, NW5 · Leverton Street, NW5 · Lewis Street, NW1 · Leybourne Road, NW1 · Lydford, NW1 · Malden Crescent, NW1 · Marsden Street, NW5 · Mary Terrace, NW1 · Mead Close, NW1 · Meru Close, NW5 · Middle Yard, NW1 · Millbrook Place, NW1 · Miller Street, NW1 · Mornington Cresent, NW1 · Mornington Street, NW1 · Mornington Terrace, NW1 · Nash Street, NW1 · Netley Street, NW1 · Oak Village, NW5 · Oval Road, NW1 · Park Village East, NW1 · Park Village Mews, NW1 · Park Village West, NW1 · Parkway, NW1 · Perren Street, NW5 · Powlett Place, NW1 · Pratt Mews, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Passage, NW1 · Prince of Wales Road, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Road, NW5 · Princess Road, NW1 · Prowse Place, NW1 · Raglan Street, NW5 · Railey Mews, NW5 · Recycling Centre, NW5 · Redhill Street, NW1 · Regal Lane, NW1 · Regent’s Park Terrace, NW1 · Regent’s Place Plaza, NW1 · Regents Park, NW1 · Regis Road, NW5 · Rhyl Street, NW5 · Robert Street, NW1 · Rochester Place, NW1 · Rochester Terrace, NW1 · Ryland Road, NW5 · Sanderson Close, NW5 · Signmakers Yard, NW1 · Spring Place, KT11 · Spring Place, NW5 · St Katharines Precinct, NW1 · St Marks Crescent, NW1 · St Marks Cresent, NW1 · St Marks Square, NW1 · St Martins Almshouses, NW1 · St Mary Brookfield Hall, NW5 · Stanhope Parade, NW1 · Stanhope Street, NW1 · Stanley Buildings, NW1 · Stonegate, NW5 · Stucley Place, NW1 · Swallowfield, NW1 · Talacre Road, NW5 · The Broadwalk, W1J · The Broadwalk, W1K · The Courtyard, NW1 · The Law Society Freepost, NW1 · The Stables Market, NW1 · Torbay Street, NW1 · Triton Mall, NW1 · Triton Square Mall, NW1 · Troutbeck, NW1 · Underhill Street, NW1 · Varndell Street, NW1 · Vicars Road, NW5 · Wandsworth Place, NW5 · Warden Road, NW5 · Water Lane, NW1 · Waterside Place, NW1 · Weedington Road, NW5 · Wendling, NW5 · West Yard, NW1 · Wilkin St Mews, NW5 · Wilkin Street Mews, NW5 · Wilkin Street, NW5 · Willes Road, NW5 · Wilmot Place, NW1 · Wolsey Mews, NW5 · Woodyard Close, NW5 · York Mews, NW5 ·
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John Rocque Map of Hampstead (1762).
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 of Hampstead covers an area stretching from the edge in the northwest of present-day Dollis Hill to Islington in the southeast.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

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.
London Transport

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.
London Transport

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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