Embry Drive, HA7

Road is in an area which may have existed since the nineteenth century or before with most of the buildings dating from the 2000s

 HOME  ·  ARTICLE  MAP  STREETS  BLOG  CONTACT 
18.234.51.17 
Too much info? Click here to declutter the page
Acacia Close · Acorn Close · Adelaide Close · Albemarle Park · Alcuin Court · Algar Close · All Saints Mews · Alpine Walk · Alton Avenue · Aran Drive · Ash Close · Ashdale Grove · Aylmer Close · Aylmer Drive · Aylwards Rise · Ben Hale Close · Bentley Way · Bernays Close · Bernays Memorial Hall · Berwick Close · Binyon Crescent · Bowls Close · Boyle Avenue · Bransgrove Road · Bridges Road · Brockhurst Close · Brockley Hill · Brookshill Avenue · Cairn Way · Castellane Close · Chambers Walk · Chandos Court · Charlton Road · Chartley Avenue · Chenduit Way · Cherry Tree Way · Cheyneys Avenue · Claire Gardens · Clifton Avenue · College Close · Colman Court · Conway Close · Coppice Close · Courtens Mews · Coverdale Close · Culverlands Close · Daventer Drive · Dearne Close · Dennis Gardens · Douglas Close · Dowding Place · Drummond Drive · Dudley Avenue · Eaton Close · Elliott Road · Embry Close · Embry Way · Fallowfield · Flecker Close · Fortnums Acre · Georgian Close · Glanville Mews · Glebe Court · Glebe Crescent · Gleneagles · Goodhall Close · Gordon Avenue · Green Lane · Greenacres Drive · Grey Fell Close · Haig Road · Hall Farm Close · Halsbury Close · Hardwick Close · Heathbourne Road · Heriots Close · Heriots Wood · Hill Close · Hitchin Lane · Holland Close · Holland Walk · Holme Way · Howberry Road · Ingram Close · Jellicoe Gardens · Kenneth Gardens · Kenton Lane · Kerry Court · Kingston Place · Lady Alesford Avenue · Laurel Park · Lava Lanes · Leavesden Road · Lemark Close · Linden Close · Links View Close · Malcolm Court · Malvern Gardens · Masefield Avenue · Maytree Lane · Miller & Carter · Naresby Fold · Newbolt Road · Oaktree Close · Old Field Close · Old Forge Close · Old Lodge Way · Old Redding · Park Lane · Partridge Close · Priory Close · Priory Drive · Queens Avenue · Queens Avenue · Rainsford Close · Ray Gardens · Rectory Close · Rocklands Drive · Rosedale Close · Rowan Close · Sahara Lounge · Sherbourne Place · Sitwell Grove · Spring Lake · Springfield Close · Spur Road · Stangate Gardens · Stanmore · Stanmore Hill · Sunningdale Close · Tanglewood Close · Temple Mead Close · The Chase · The Common · The Ridgeway · The Seven Balls · Trenchard Close · Trevor Close · Tudor Well Close · Unwin Way · Waleran Close · Water Gardens · Weymouth Walk · Whitchurch Lane · White Gate Gardens · White Orchards · William Drive · Winchester Road · Winscombe Way · Winston Close · Wolverton Road · Woodcroft Avenue · Woodlands Drive · Woodside Close · Woodward Gardens · Wychwood Avenue
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302019Fullscreen map
Road · Stanmore · HA7 ·
JANUARY
1
2000

Embry Drive is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.



VIEW THE STANMORE AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1750 map does not display.

VIEW THE STANMORE AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1800 map does not display.

VIEW THE STANMORE AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1830 map does not display.

VIEW THE STANMORE AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1860 map does not display.

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

 

Stanmore

Stanmore is a place in the London Borough of Harrow, in London, England. It is a suburban development situated 11 miles northwest of Charing Cross.

The area was recorded in the Domesday Book as Stanmere, the name deriving from the Old English stan, ’stony’ and mere, ’a pool’. There are outcrops of gravel on the clay soil here and the mere may have been one of the ponds which still exist.

By 1574 the area had become known as Stanmore the Great to distinguish it from Little Stanmore.

Stanmore Village station was open for train services between 1890 and 1952. Stanmore station opened in 1932.

The suburb is characterised by numerous small restaurants and caf?s, several public houses, and a handful of boutique-style clothing stores. The centre of Stanmore is dominated by the presence of a large Sainsburys supermarket. Stanmore’s extensive residential areas are leafy and predominantly affluent, with many residents commuting daily to jobs in central London and the City.

Stanmore is home to Stanmore College (a government further education establishment) and a local library. The suburb also hosts the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital - known as RNOH - which is famed for its spinal unit.

Stanmore tube station is the northernmost station on the Jubilee Line. The station was opened on 10 December 1932 on a branch of the Metropolitan Line. This branch was transferred to the Bakerloo Line in 1939 and again to the Jubilee Line in 1979.

Unusually for an above ground station, the ticket office is not in the entrance hall but downstairs at platform level, although a large bay area now containing rarely used public telephones once held the booking hall.
Print-friendly version of this page

Maps


Harrow to Stanmore railway (1932)
The now disused branch of the L.M.S. Harrow to Stanmore railway.
George Philip & Son, Ltd./London Geographical Society

Northwest Middlesex (1932) FREE DOWNLOAD
From Harrow Weald in the northwest to West Hendon in the southeast, and from Stirling Corner in the northeast to Harrow in the southwest.
George Philip & Son, Ltd./London Geographical Society, 1932

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)
1 



COPYRIGHT TERMS:
Unless a source is explicitedly stated, text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Articles may be a remixes of various Wikipedia articles plus work by the website authors - original Wikipedia source can generally be accessed under the same name as the main title. This does not affect its Creative Commons attribution.

Maps upon this website are in the public domain because they are mechanical scans of public domain originals, or - from the available evidence - are so similar to such a scan or photocopy that no copyright protection can be expected to arise. The originals themselves are in public domain for the following reason:
Public domain Maps used are in the public domain in the United States, and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years or less.
This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighbouring rights.

This tag is designed for use where there may be a need to assert that any enhancements (eg brightness, contrast, colour-matching, sharpening) are in themselves insufficiently creative to generate a new copyright. It can be used where it is unknown whether any enhancements have been made, as well as when the enhancements are clear but insufficient. For usage, see Commons:When to use the PD-scan tag.