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My ancestors (Dady) lived in Myrtle Cottage, Fishers Lane in 1900 or so. Do you have any information? Was it associated with a manor house?
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Evening Standard newspaper from reign of Queen Victoria found under Buckingham Palace floorboards
Evening Standard newspaper from reign of Queen Victoria found under Buckingham Palace floorboards

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Police officers nominated for excellence award
A team of police officers who work to reduce crime and to engage with the people of Tottenham Green has been nominated for an award for excellence.

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13-year-old girl sexually assaulted in Mottingham

A 13-year-old girl has been sexually assaulted in Mottingham.


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Transport Disruption this Weekend in Shepherd’s Bush
No local service on Circle and Hammersmith & City lines

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Celine Dookhran: Accused ’had WhatsApp row with wife’
Celine Dookhran was found dead in July 2017 at an empty house in Kingston, south London.

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North Cheam teenager, 18, helps UK win gold at IDO World Tap Dance Championships

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Popular pottery and crafts workshop needs a new owner

The owner of a beloved craft school will be handing over the reigns at the end of the year.


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Harlesden flat fire: Man rescued from roof of burning building by firefighters as 10 others escape
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YouTube star Chrissy Chambers wins damages in landmark revenge porn case against ex-boyfriend before proposing to girlfriend outside court
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Buffer zone planned around Stopes clinic in Ealing to protect visitors

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Arsenal target Malcom set for Bordeaux disciplinary action over social media video
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VIEW THE EAST ACTON AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE EAST ACTON AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE EAST ACTON AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE EAST ACTON AREA IN THE 1860s
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East Acton

East Acton is an area in west London.

Anciently, East Acton and Acton developed as separate settlements and the nearby districts of North Acton, West Acton and South Acton were developed in the late nineteenth century.

East Acton, largely separated from London by Wormwood Scrubs developed later and was mainly agricultural until after the arrival of the underground railway.

East Acton station opened in 1920 on the Ealing Broadway extension of the Central London Railway (CLR), which was renamed the Central line in 1937.

The new line was built with connections to the West London Line near Shepherd’s Bush, the former GWR main line to Birmingham at North Acton, and the main line to Bristol at Ealing Broadway.

Since the CLR was exclusively a passenger service, two extra dedicated tracks for the GWR’s freight trains were opened in 1938, but were closed in 1964. The trackbed of these rails is now overgrown, with vegetation visible immediately to the north of the station.

East Acton was mentioned frequently in the classic 1950s radio comedy series the Goon Show, as the Goons used to rehearse in a room over a greengrocers in East Acton.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Burlington Danes Academy:   Burlington Danes Academy is a Church of England non-selective, co-educational secondary school within the English academy programme, located on a 10-acre site.
East Acton:   East Acton is an area in west London.
Hammersmith Hospital:   Hammersmith Hospital, formerly the Military Orthopaedic Hospital, and later the Special Surgical Hospital, is a major teaching hospital in west London.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
East Acton station:   View of East Acton Central line station in 1920, the year in which it opened, showing the wooden platforms.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A4000, NW10 · Acacia Road, W3 · Acton Cemetery (bridge over railway), W3 · Acton Cemetery, W3 · Acton High Street, W3 · Acton Hill Mews, W3 · Acton Park Industrial Estate The Vale, W3 · Acton Park Industrial Estate, W3 · Adelaide Grove, W12 · Agnes Road, W3 · Aldbourne Road, W12 · Aldbourne Road, W3 · Alfred Road, W3 · Allied Way, W3 · Allison Road, W3 · Anderson Close, W3 · Armstrong Road, W3 · Artillery Lane, W12 · Ashchurch Grove, W12 · Ashchurch Park Villas, W12 · Ashchurch Terrace, W12 · Ashfield Road, W3 · Askew Crescent, W12 · Askew Road, W12 · Askham Court, W12 · Aycliffe Road, W12 · Aylmer Road, W12 · Baldwyn Gardens, W3 · Banstead Court, W12 · Bassein Park Road, W12 · Batson Street, W12 · Becklow Road, W12 · Beech Avenue, W3 · Beechwood Grove, W3 · Binden Road, W12 · Birkbeck Avenue, W3 · Birkbeck Road, W3 · Boscombe Road, W12 · Bowes Road, W3 · Brading Terrace, W12 · Bramble Gardens, W12 · Brassie Avenue, W3 · Braybrook Street, W12 · Broad Passage, W3 · Bromyard Avenue, W3 · Brougham Road, W3 · Brunel Road, W3 · Bryony Road, W12 · Burlington Gardens, W3 · Canham Mews, W3 · Canham Road, W3 · Canterbury Court, W3 · Carlisle Avenue, W3 · Cathnor Road, W12 · Centre Avenue, W3 · Chaucer Road, W3 · Churchfield Road, W3 · Clematis Street, W12 · Clifton Avenue, W12 · Cobbold Mews, W12 · Cobbold Road, W12 · Cobbold Road, W3 · Collingbourne Road, W12 · Concord Road Western Avenue, W3 · Coningham Mews, W12 · Conway Grove, W3 · Cosmur Close, W12 · Cotton Avenue, W3 · Cowley Road, W3 · Cowper Road, W3 · Crane Avenue, W3 · Cromwell Close, W3 · Cumberland Park, W3 · Cumberland Road, W3 · Curricle Street, W3 · Curtis Drive, W3 · Curwen Road, W12 · Daffodil Street, W12 · Davis Road, W3 · Davisville Road, W12 · Derwentwater Road, W3 · Dordrecht Road, W3 · Du Cane Road, W12 · Du Cane Road, W3 · Du Cros Road, W3 · Duncan Grove, W3 · East Acton Arcade, W3 · East Acton Lane, W3 · East Churchfield Road, W3 · East Vale, W3 · Eastbourne Avenue, W3 · Eastman Road, W3 · Edans Court, W12 · Elgin Avenue, W12 · Elgin Close, W12 · Elizabeth Gardens, W3 · Ellingham Road, W12 · Emanuel Avenue, W3 · Emlyn Road, W12 · Erconwald Street, W12 · Erica Street, W12 · Essex Park Mews, W3 · Faraday Road, W3 · Ferguson Drive, W3 · Findon Road, W12 · First Avenue, W3 · Fitzneal Street, W3 · Flanchford Road, W12 · Flanchford Road, W6 · Foliot Street, W12 · Foster Road, W3 · Foxglove Path, SE28 · Foxglove Street, W12 · Friars Place Lane, W3 · Friars Way, W3 · Friary Road, W3 · Gayford Road, W12 · Gibbon Road, W3 · Glenduin Road, W3 · Goldsmith Avenue, W3 · Goldsmiths Close, W3 · Goodwin Road, W12 · Grafton Road, W3 · Greenside Road, W12 · Grove Place, W3 · Grove Road, W3 · Hadyn Park Road, W12 · Hartswood Road, W12 · Heathstan Road, W12 · Hemlock Road, W12 · Hemlock Road, W3 · Henchman Street, W12 · High Street, W3 · Highlands Avenue, W3 · Hilary Road, W12 · Horn Lane, W3 · Hoylake Road, W3 · Jeddo Road, W12 · Jenner Avenue, W3 · Joseph Avenue, W3 · Keith Grove, W12 · Kelmscott Gardens, W12 · Kingsdown Avenue, W3 · Landor Walk, W12 · Larch Avenue, W3 · Larden Road, W3 · Leamington Park, W3 · Lilac Street, W12 · Locarno Road, W3 · Long Drive, W3 · Maldon Road, W3 · Mansell Road, W3 · Maple Avenue, W3 · Market Place, W3 · Mashie Road, W3 · Mayfield Road, W12 · Melina Road, W12 · Mellitus Street, W12 · Messaline Avenue, W3 · Milfoil Street, W12 · Milton Road, W3 · Muirfield, W3 · Multi Way, W3 · Myrtle Road, W3 · Namco House Acton Park Industrial Estate, W3 · Newburgh Road, W3 · Norbroke Street, W12 · Oak Way, W3 · Oaklands Grove, W12 · Old Oak Common Lane, W3 · Old Oak Road, W12 · Old Oak Road, W3 · Oldham Terrace, W3 · Orchid Street, W12 · Ormiston Grove, W12 · Osmund Street, W12 · Palgrave Road, W12 · Park Place, W3 · Park Royal Road, NW10 · Park Royal Road, W3 · Parnell Close, W12 · Percy Road, W12 · Perry Avenue, W3 · Perryn Road, W3 · Pioneer Way, W12 · Portal Way, W3 · Prideaux Place, W3 · Primula Street, W12 · Pump Track, IG6 · Rosebank Way, W3 · Rylett Crescent, W12 · Rylett Road, W12 · Saint Andrews Road, W3 · Sawley Road, W12 · Seacole Close, W3 · Second Avenue, W3 · Sedgeford Road, W12 · Shaa Road, W3 · Shakespeare Road, W3 · Shopping Precinct, W3 · Simpson Drive, W3 · Sir Alexander Close, W3 · Sparks Close, W3 · Spencer Road, W3 · St Andrews Road, W3 · St Dunstans Avenue, W3 · St Elmo Road, W12 · St. Andrews Road, W3 · St. Dunstans Avenue, W3 · Stanley Gardens, W3 · Stanley Road, W4 · Starfield Road, W12 · Steventon Road, W12 · Stokesley Street, W12 · Strelley Way, W3 · Stronsa Road, W12 · Stuart Road, W3 · Summerlands Avenue, W3 · Sundew Avenue, W12 · Sunningdale Avenue, W3 · Swainson Road, W3 · Sycamore Close, W3 · Tamarisk Square, W12 · Taylors Green, W3 · Telford Way, W3 · Templemead Close, W3 · The Approach, W3 · The Crescent, W3 · The Curve, W12 · The Drive, W3 · The Fairway, W3 · The Green, W3 · The Plaza, W3 · The Tee, W3 · The Vale Acton, W3 · The Vale, W3 · Third Avenue, W3 · Trinity Way, W3 · Vale Grove, W3 · Valetta Road, W12 · Valetta Road, W3 · Vespan Road, W12 · Victoria Industrial Estate, W3 · Victoria Road, W3 · Vyner Road, W3 · Wales Farm Road, W3 · Wallflower Street, W12 · Warple Mews, W3 · Warple Way, W3 · Wendell Road, W12 · West Bridge Close, W12 · West Hill, W12 · West Quarters, W12 · Westbourne Avenue, W3 · Western Avenue, W3 · Western Court, W3 · Westville Road, W12 · Westway, W12 · Willow Vale, W12 · Woodhurst Road, W3 · Woodlands Avenue, W3 · Woodmans Mews, W12 · Wormholt Road, W12 · Wulfstan Street, W12 · Yew Tree Road, W12 · York Road, W3 ·


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John Rocque Map of Ealing and Acton (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 Greenford in the northwest to Hammersmith in the southeast.
John Rocque, The Strand, 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.
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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