Eskdale Close, HA9

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Eskdale Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.



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The security for schweepes at west hendon was michael kenny with his german shepherd dog called saba started jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny security got on with all staff at schweepes hew was liked and well known for all his years spent working there alongside with his security dog that loved the water fountain at schweepes west hendon

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Michael kenny worked at schweepes factory providing security with his german shepherd dog saba from jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny was well known with his security dog

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Post by John Dye: Cool Oak Lane, NW9

I lived at Queensbury Road, Kingsbury during World War II and used to play regularly along the edge of the Welsh Harp. About halfway along Cool Oak Lane on the south side was a pond we used to call Froggy Pond. It was the only place I ever saw a water scorpion, Nepa cinerea.
At the end of the war, all the street air raid shelters were knocked down and the rubble was piled up on the ground south of the Cool Oak Lane bridge, on the Hendon side. I remember that this heap of rubble became infested with rats and I used to watch them from the bridge. I was told that an old house on the south side of Cool Oak Lane (Woodfield House?) was once owned by the wife of Horatio Nelson. I think it later became the nurseries for plants grown for the Hendon parks.

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I use to live in embry drive when it was an RAF station with my family and I went to Belmont school.cm

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The leather business and ’Leatherville’ was set up by Arthur Garstin, not GARSTON.
:o)

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Post by Martina: Schweppes Factory

The site is now a car shop and Angels Fancy Dress shop and various bread factories are there.

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The Paul Welsh column: Star Wars and the long hot summer of 1976
Hello once again and I hope you are enjoying the best summer apparently since 1976, which I also remember well. Back then I seem to recall we even had a Minister for Drought! To be honest I am fading a bit along with my garden but after our long winter I just say carpe diem. You see how well educated we were half a century or more ago at a secondary modern school in Borehamwood.

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The Paul Welsh column: Star Wars and the long hot summer of 1976
Hello once again and I hope you are enjoying the best summer apparently since 1976, which I also remember well. Back then I seem to recall we even had a Minister for Drought! To be honest I am fading a bit along with my garden but after our long winter I just say carpe diem. You see how well educated we were half a century or more ago at a secondary modern school in Borehamwood.

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VIEW THE PRESTON ROAD AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE PRESTON ROAD AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE PRESTON ROAD AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE PRESTON ROAD AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE PRESTON ROAD AREA IN THE 1900s
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Preston Road

Preston Road - originally just ’Preston’ - is situated west along the Metropolitan Line from Wembley Park.

Preston, meaning ’the farm belonging to the priest’, began as a small settlement at Preston Green, just south west of the Lidding or Wealdstone Brook, south of Kenton. It was first mentioned in 1220. The name may come from an estate given to Abbot Stidberht by King Offa of Mercia in 767, but any connection with Preston Road as a rural lanethe Church had been lost by 1086. Preston was a township by 1231.

By the mid-15th century Preston consisted of two farms and a few cottages. The northern farm belonged to the Lyon family from the late 14th century and is described as being a beautiful building in 1547. It was probably the birthplace of John Lyon (1534-92), a considerable local landowner who founded Harrow School in 1572. After his death the farm was given as an endowment for the upkeep of the school. It was rebuilt around 1700. The southern farm was originally known as Preston Dicket and later as Preston Farm.

By 1681 five buildings had been built on Preston Green, including a new farmhouse, Hillside Farm. In 1759 there were nine buildings at Preston, including the ’Horseshoe’ inn,
which was licensed in 1751.

The district did not change significantly in the 19th century. The agricultural depression after the Napoleonic Wars led to an outbreak of violence in the area around 1828, when desperate agricultural labourers burnt haystacks and threatened local landowners, including the relatively benevolent Lord Northwick.

64 people lived in Preston in 1831 and 57 in 1851.

In 1851 the ’Rose & Crown’ beerhouse is mentioned at the top of Preston Hill (beerhouses flourished from 1830 to 1869 and were intended to discourage the sale of spirits). It appears to have been part of Hillside Farm, and is never mentioned again.

Preston House was leased to various professional men during the 19th century, including a surgeon, a cigar importer and a solicitor.

In 1864 two villas replaced the four nearby cottages. Around 1880 Preston House was acquired by George Timms, who turned the grounds into Preston Tea Gardens. The Tea Gardens flourished well into the next century.

The Metropolitan Railway had no effect on development, even after the opening of Wembley Park station in 1894. In 1896 the suggestion that a station should be built serving Preston was rejected because the local population was so small. Indeed even in the early 20th century the area was entirely rural, and the Wealdstone Brook could be described as "one of the most perfect little streams anywhere, abounding in dace and roach."

By 1900 Uxendon Farm had become a shooting ground (the Lancaster Shooting Club). When the Olympic Games were held in London in 1908 the ground was sufficiently important to be
used for Olympic clay pigeon shooting. Pressure from the shooting club, which was a two mile walk from the nearest station, played a part in the opening of Preston Road Halt on 21 May 1908.

The station was a halt (a request stop) and initially many trains failed to slow down enough to enable the driver to notice passengers waiting on the platform. Preston Road Halt triggered the first commuter development in the district. Some large Edwardian houses were built along Preston Road after 1910 and Harrow Golf Club opened near the station in 1912. Wembley Golf Club had already existed on the southern slopes of Barn Hill from about 1895. Both these golf courses would disappear under housing between the wars.

Further development in Preston came after the 1924-5 British Empire Exhibition. Roads in the area were prone to flooding, and the Exhibition led to significant and much needed improvements.

Many of the country lanes in the area were however not improved until 1931-2, under Wembley’s Town Planning Scheme. Preston Road indeed remained a country lane until the late 1930s, which may account for its considerable charm.Improved communications brought suburban development. Christ Church College, Oxford, and Harrow School sold their Preston
estates in the period 1921-33. Forty Green began being built over as early as 1923-4 and housing spread along Preston Road and Preston Hill in the three years that followed.

Shops appeared in 1927-8 and a pub, the ’Preston Park Hotel’ was opened in the late 1920s.

Preston Road was converted into a proper station in 1931-2. The line was electrified soon after and the station slightly re-sited. By now it was certain that the heart of Preston would be to the south of the old green. Many more shops appeared around the station in 1931-3 and 1936-8. Most housing developments occurred in the 1930s. By 1936 Preston was being described as "a high class and rapidly growing residential area with a population of between 6000 and 7000 people." A primary school was created to serve this population in 1932 and a secondary school in 1938.

In the 1930s many Jewish people, the majority members of the United Synagogue, moved into the Preston area. There is still a strong Jewish presence today.

By 1951 Preston’s population had risen to 12,408, although it declined somewhat thereafter. Post-war housing was built north and east of Preston Road and a number of prefabs, a temporary solution to homelessness, stood at Tenterden Close, Woodcock Hill, until the late 1960s. Proposals for an Anglican church at Preston had been published in 1936, but the war intervened and the Church of the Ascension was not consecrated until 1957.

By the early 1960s all of Preston’s old buildings had been lost. Lyon’s Farm was demolished in 1960, despite earlier plans to preserve it. Hillside farmhouse went in 1961 and Preston House was demolished in 1962-3. Both of these buildings were replaced by blocks of flats. Despite these losses Preston is a pleasant and prosperous-looking place that has retained its original atmosphere.



LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ashley College:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Barham Park:   
Brent Town Hall:   Brent Town Hall (formerly Wembley Town Hall) is a landmark in Brent, a borough in northwest London, England. Pevsner described it as the best of the modern town halls around London, neither fanciful nor drab.
Byron Court Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Chalkhill Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
JFS:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Kenmore Park Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Kenmore Park Infant and Nursery School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Lycee International De Londres:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 18.
Mount Stewart Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Mount Stewart Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 7.
Mount Stewart Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Preston Manor School:   Academy converter (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Preston Park:   
Preston Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Preston Road:   Preston Road - originally just ’Preston’ - is situated west along the Metropolitan Line from Wembley Park.
Queensbury Park:   
Sinai Jewish Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
South Kenton:   South Kenton is an area of the London Borough of Harrow which is served by South Kenton station.
St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Christopher’s School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
The Noam Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Vale Farm:   Vale Farm was probably a mixed farm, growing crops and raising livestock for meat, run by a succession of tenant farmers..
Vale Farm Sports Ground:   
Wembley High Technology College:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A406, HA9 · A479, HA9 · Abbotts Drive, HA0 · Abercorn Gardens, HA3 · Acacia Avenue, HA9 · Ambleside Gardens, HA9 · Ander Close, HA0 · Arnold Close, HA3 · Arnside Gardens, HA9 · Ash Walk, HA0 · Ashley Gardens, HA9 · Ashridge Close, HA3 · Aston Avenue, HA3 · Audrey Gardens, HA0 · Aylands Close, HA9 · Balmoral Court, HA9 · Barley Close, HA0 · Barnhill Cottages, HA9 · Barnhill Road, HA9 · Beaumont Avenue, HA0 · Beaumont Court, HA0 · Beechcroft Gardens, HA9 · Blackbird Hill, HA9 · Blockley Road, HA0 · Bouverie Gardens, HA3 · Bowling Green Court, HA9 · Bramley Lodge, HA0 · Brancker Road, HA3 · Branksome Way, HA3 · Brindley Close, HA0 · Brook Avenue, HA9 · Bulmer Gardens, HA3 · Byron Road, HA0 · Calverley Gardens, HA3 · Camden Crescent, HA0 · Camplin Road, HA3 · Carlisle Gardens, HA3 · Carlton Avenue East, HA9 · Carlton Avenue West, HA0 · Carlton Parade, HA9 · Castleton Avenue, HA9 · Castleton Gardens, HA9 · Chamberlayne Avenue, HA9 · Chantry Close, HA3 · Charterhouse Avenue, HA0 · Cheltenham Place, HA3 · Chilcott Close, HA0 · Clay Court, HA3 · Clifton Road, HA3 · Codling Way, HA0 · Cody Close, HA3 · College Road, HA9 · Compton Avenue, HA0 · Conifer Way, HA0 · Coniston Gardens, HA9 · Conway Gardens, HA9 · Copland Close, HA0 · Court Parade, HA0 · Courtenay Road, HA9 · Cowbridge Road, HA3 · Crawford Avenue, HA0 · Crown Green Mews, HA9 · Crown Walk, HA9 · Dagmar Avenue, HA9 · Darcy Drive, HA3 · Darcy Gardens, HA3 · Dean Court, HA0 · Derwent Gardens, HA9 · Dorchester Way, HA3 · Draycott Avenue, HA9 · East Court, HA0 · East Lane Business Park, HA9 · East Lane, HA0 · East Lane, HA9 · Ebrington Road, HA3 · Ecclestone Place, HA9 · Edison Drive, HA9 · Elliott Close, HA9 · Elms Lane, HA0 · Elmside Road, HA9 · Elmstead Avenue, HA9 · Engineers Way, HA9 · Ennerdale Gardens, HA9 · Eskdale Close, HA9 · Eton Avenue, HA0 · Eton Court Eton Avenue, HA0 · Eton Court, HA0 · Everard Way, HA9 · Farrer Road, HA3 · Fernleigh Court, HA9 · First Avenue, HA9 · Forty Avenue, HA9 · Forty Close, HA9 · Forty Lane, HA9 · Fryent Way, HA9 · Gabrielle Close, HA9 · Glebe Lane, HA3 · Glenalmond Road, HA3 · Glendale Gardens, HA9 · Grasmere Avenue, HA9 · Greenhill, HA9 · Greenrigg Walk, HA9 · Greystone Gardens, HA3 · Hamel Close, HA3 · Hannah Close, HA9 · Harrow Road, HA9 · Harrowdene Close, HA0 · Harrowdene Road, HA0 · Harrowdene Road, HA9 · Hasting Close, HA0 · High Road, HA9 · Highfield Avenue, HA9 · Hill Road, HA0 · Hillcroft Crescent, HA9 · Hillside Avenue, HA9 · Hillside Gardens, HA3 · Hinkler Road, HA3 · Hirst Crescent, HA9 · Hollycroft Avenue, HA9 · Holt Road, HA0 · Honeypot Close, NW9 · Honeypot Lane, NW9 · Hunters Grove, HA3 · Hutchinson Terrace, HA9 · Imperial Way, HA3 · John Lyon Roundabout, HA0 · Ken Way, HA9 · Kenmore Road, HA3 · Keswick Gardens, HA9 · Kinch Grove, HA9 · King George Crescent, HA0 · Kings Court, HA9 · Kingswood Road, HA9 · Kinsbury JFS access, HA3 · Lancelot Avenue, HA0 · Lancelot Crescent, HA0 · Lancelot Road, HA0 · Langham Gardens, HA0 · Lapstone Gardens, HA3 · Liddell Close, HA3 · Linden Avenue, HA9 · Lindsay Drive, HA3 · Llanover Road, HA9 · Llanover Road, HA9 · Lodge Avenue, HA3 · Logan Road, HA9 · Longfield Avenue, HA9 · Loretto Gardens, HA3 · Lovett Way, HA9 · Loweswater Close, HA9 · Lulworth Avenue, HA9 · Magnet Road East Lane Business Park, HA9 · Magnet Road, HA9 · Main Drive, HA9 · Malvern Gardens, HA3 · Manning Gardens, HA3 · Manor Drive, HA9 · Marloes Close, HA0 · Meadow Way, HA9 · Mentmore Close, HA3 · Milford Gardens, HA0 · Montpelier Rise, HA9 · Morland Road, HA3 · Mostyn Avenue, HA9 · Mount Stewart Avenue, HA3 · Mountington Park Close, HA3 · Nathans Road, HA0 · Nathans Road, HA9 · Neeld Court, HA9 · Newnham Way, HA3 · North Circular Road, HA9 · Northwick Avenue, HA9 · Norval Road, HA0 · Oakington Avenue, HA9 · Old High Street, HA9 · Oldborough Road, HA0 · Orchard Grove, HA3 · Ormesby Way, HA3 · Osram Road, HA9 · Park Chase, HA9 · Park Place, HA9 · Pasture Close, HA0 · Pasture Road, HA0 · Pasture Road, HA1 · Paulhan Road, HA3 · Paxford Road, HA0 · Peel Road, HA9 · Peel Road, HA9 · Pellatt Road, HA9 · Pembroke Road, HA9 · Pempath Place, HA9 · Pendolino Way, HA9 · Perrin Road, HA0 · Pettsgrove Avenue, HA0 · Poplar View, HA9 · Preston Hill, HA3 · Preston Road, HA9 · Priory Park Road, HA0 · PROW 10, HA3 · Public Right of Way 21, HA3 · Public Right of Way 42, HA9 · Public Right of Way 48, HA0 · Quad Road, HA9 · Queensbury Circle Parade, HA7 · Radley Gardens, HA3 · Raglan Court, HA9 · Rainborough Close, HA9 · Rayners Close, HA0 · Repton Avenue, HA0 · Roskild Court, HA9 · Rosslyn Crescent, HA9 · Rowland Avenue, HA3 · Rowlands Avenue, HA3 · Rugby Avenue, HA0 · Ruskin Gardens, HA3 · Rustic Place, HA0 · Rydal Gardens, HA9 · Saint John’s Road, HA9 · Sandy Lane, HA3 · Second Avenue, HA9 · Shaftesbury Avenue, HA3 · Shakespeare Drive, HA3 · Shelley Gardens, HA0 · Sheridan Gardens, HA3 · Sherry Close, HA0 · Shooters Avenue, HA3 · Shrewsbury Avenue, HA3 · Silverholme Close, HA3 · South East Lane, HA0 · Southwell Road, HA3 · Sovereign Grove, HA0 · Spencer Road, HA0 · St Annes Road, HA0 · St Georges Hall, HA1 · St Johns Road, HA9 · St Pauls Avenue, HA3 · St. Paul’s Avenue, HA3 · Stapenhill Road, HA0 · Station Grove, HA9 · Stilecroft Gardens, HA0 · Stracthcona Road, HA9 · Strathcona Road, HA9 · Sudbury Avenue, HA0 · Sylvester Road, HA0 · Talisman Way, HA9 · The Broadway, HA9 · The Close, HA9 · The Crescent, HA0 · The Croft, HA0 · The Ducker Footpath, HA0 · The Fairway, HA0 · The Fairway, HA9 · The Gables, HA9 · The Glen, HA9 · The Leys, HA3 · The Link, HA9 · The Ridgeway, HA3 · Third Avenue, HA9 · Thirlmere Gardens, HA9 · Tilling Way, HA9 · Toley Avenue, HA9 · Tonbridge Crescent, HA3 · Tower Lane, HA9 · Tregenna Court, HA0 · Trevelyan Crescent, HA3 · Trevelyan Cresent, HA3 · Tylers Gate, HA3 · Uxendon Crescent, HA9 · Uxendon Cresent, HA9 · Vane Close, HA3 · Waghorn Road, HA3 · Wakeling Lane, HA0 · Walton Gardens, HA9 · Warneford Road, HA3 · Watford Road, HA0 · Wembley Commercial Centre, HA9 · Wembley Hill Road, HA9 · Wembley Park Drive, HA9 · Wembley Retail Park, HA9 · West Court, HA0 · Westfield Drive, HA3 · Westfield Gardens, HA3 · Westfield Lane, HA3 · Winckley Close, HA3 · Windermere Avenue, HA9 · Windermere Court, HA9 · Windermere Grove, HA9 · Winthrop Walk, HA9 · Woodcock Dell Avenue, HA3 · Woodcock Hill, HA3 · Woodfield Avenue, HA0 · Woodford Place, HA9 · Woodhill Crescent, HA3 · Woodhill Cresent, HA3 ·
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John Rocque Map of Wembley, Kingsbury, Willesden and Harlesden (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 covers an area from Harrow in the northwest to Harlesden in the southeast.
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Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
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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
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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