Hampshire Street, NW5

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Post by Alicemary: Erskine Road, NW3

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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My father was William Burke, 74 Campbell road n4 my mother was May wright of Campbell road, I was born on 13.02.1953, we stayed with my grandparents in Campbell Road, William and Maggie Wright.

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Council will continue to honour Srebrenica victims
Harrow Council agreed to continue its tradition of remembering the victims of the Srebrenica massacre.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16368412.harrow-council-agrees-to-honour-srebrenica-genocide/?ref=rss

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Tottenham star Heung-min Son signs new long-term contract to boost Spurs
Heung-min Son has put pen to paper to commit his future to Tottenham with a new long-term contract until 2023.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/tottenham-star-heung-min-son-signs-new-long-term-contract-to-boost-spurs-a3892571.html

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Barking stabbing: Man fighting for life after being knifed in east London alleyway
A man is fighting for life after being stabbed in an alleyway in east London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/barking-stabbing-man-fighting-for-life-after-being-knifed-in-east-london-alleyway-a3892911.html

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Dr Ken Zetie charged with trying to meet a 13-year-old girl to have sex


Dr Ken Zetie, 51, who taught at the school where George Osborne was once a pupil, was charged following a police sting operation. He is alleged to have tried to meet a 13-year-old girl for sex.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5975185/Top-teacher-St-Pauls-charged-trying-meet-13-year-old-girl-sex.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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Pregnant Pippa Middleton displays her bump in a chic floral dress


The Duchess of Cambridge’s younger sister, 34, teamed her dress with black espadrilles and a red cross-body bag. She looked relaxed as she enjoyed some downtime.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-5975043/Pippa-Middleton-displays-blossoming-baby-bump-chic-floral-dress.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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Coco Sumner was putting on a playful display with Joséphine de la Baume on Thursday as the pair enjoyed a low-key lunch with Lady Mary Charteris in Notting Hill.


Coco Sumner was putting on a playful display with Joséphine de la Baume on Thursday as the pair enjoyed a low-key lunch with Lady Mary Charteris in Notting Hill.


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Camden groups helping to improve local air quality
As part of Camden Council’s drive to improve air quality in the borough, it provided free air quality monitoring equipment to residents and community groups to help them understand air pollution in their area.

No fewer than 23 individuals and community groups monitored 47 separate sites across Camden between July 2017 and March 2018. The results, shared with project participants today, give a general insight into the state of local air. As expected, the results indicate higher concentrations of nitrogen dioxide in the central and southern parts of the borough.

You can view the data on our Open Data air quality monitoring page

Air pollution has a significant impact on public health and accounts for around 9,400 premature deaths in London each year, affecting the hea

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Today Camden Council and its partners released designs for three new and improved green spaces in the heart of London: Princes Circus in Holborn, and Alfred Place and Whitfield Gardens off Tottenham Court Road.

These new and renewed public spaces form part of the West End Project, the biggest Camden council-led transport scheme the borough has ever seen. The West End Project will address poor air quality, traffic congestion, and road safety.
There are a number of ways to have your say before the end of August. You can see the plans and meet the designers at a series of roadshows taking place at:Whitfield Gardens: 24 July, 9.30am to 1.00pmAlfred Place: 24 July, 2.00pm to 5.30pmPrinces Circus: 25 July, 11.30am to 3.00pmYou can also view the plans and listen to a presentation from the designers at the following two events, being held on Monda

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Fun for all ages at Agar Grove
Starting the summer holidays on the perfect note, families from Agar Grove shared in food, fun and friendship, making the most of the sunshine as a community.

With World Cup fever still gripping the estate, residents took part in an inflatable penalty shootout, bringing the game home to Agar Grove – even if Russia 2018 wasn’t to be. Children also got the chance to get messy, painting murals and getting creative with crafts between BBQs and ice cream.

The fun day, organised in collaboration with contractors Hill, celebrates the completion of phase 1a of the Agar Grove Estate redevelopment.

Agar Grove is the largest project in Camden’s Community Investment Programme, delivering 216 council homes and 37 at affordable Camden Living Rents. At the event, residents were able to see picture

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Massive police presence after stolen moped seen
Dozens of police and a helicopter were mobilised after a stolen moped was spotted.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16367185.massive-police-presence-after-stolen-moped-seen-in-enfield/?ref=rss

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Crystal Palace pre-season guide: Tour friendlies, tickets, TV coverage, squad, schedule in full
Crystal Palace are looking to build on a solid finish the 2017-18 season as they prepare for a new Premier League campaign.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/crystal-palace-fixtures-preseason-friendlies-2018-tv-coverage-full-schedule-a3892141.html

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Birmingham car-jacking: Four-week-old baby found safe after thieves snatch Audi with infant still inside
A four-week-old baby girl was in the back of an Audi which was car-jacked, police said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/birmingham-carjacking-major-police-hunt-as-carjackers-make-off-with-audi-with-fourweek-old-baby-in-a3891761.html

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Sadiq Khan backs London boroughs to make World Car Free Day a 'huge success'
Sadiq Khan has given his strongest backing yet to a car-free day in London in a bid to cut deadly emissions from vehicles.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/mayor/sadiq-khan-calls-on-all-boroughs-to-make-world-car-free-day-a-huge-success-in-london-a3891626.html

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Greenpeace protesters’ attempt Barclays building stunt in Canary Wharf


A team of six Greenpeace protestors scaled the Barclays building in Canary Wharf to protest the bank’s investment in Canadian oil pipelines - but one of their team had a less than smooth descent.


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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN 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 KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Kentish Town

Kentish Town station is a London Underground and National Rail station in the London Borough of Camden in Travelcard Zone 2.

Kentish Town is first recorded during the reign of King John (1208) as Kentisston. By 1456 Kentish Town was recognised as a thriving hamlet, and in this period a chapel of ease is recorded as being built for the inhabitants.

The early 19th century brought a lot of modernisation, causing a lot of the area's rural charm, the River Fleet and the 18th century buildings to vanish.

Large amounts of land were purchased to build the first railway through the area, which can still be seen today. Kentish Town was a prime site for development as the Kentish Town Road was the main route for the growing city of London to the South.

1877 saw the beginning of mission work in the area as it was, by then, poor. The mission first held their services outside but as their funding increased they built a mission house, chapel, and vicarage.

In 1912 the Church of St Silas the Martyr was finally erected and consecrated, and by December of that year it became a parish in its own right.

Kentish Town was to see further modernisation in the post-World War II period. This means that there are few signs of 19th century influence left in the area.

Today Kentish Town is a busy shopping and business area. It offers libraries, gyms and other entertainments to visitors and its community.

The station was opened by the Midland Railway in 1868 on the extension to its new London terminal at St Pancras.

The separate London Underground station was opened on 22 June 1907 by the Charing Cross, Euston & Hampstead Railway (CCE&HR), a precursor of the Northern line. The station was designed by Leslie Green with the ox-blood red glazed terracotta facade and the semi-circular windows at first floor level common to most of the original stations on the CCE&HR and its two associated railways, the Baker Street & Waterloo Railway and Great Northern Piccadilly & Brompton Railway which opened the previous year.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abacus Belsize Primary School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Agar Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Agar Town:   Agar Town was a short-lived area, built in the 1840s, of St Pancras.
Brecknock Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Carlton Primary School:   Community 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.
Eleanor Palmer Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Elfrida Rathbone Camden - Leighton Education Project:   Special post 16 institution which accepts students between the ages of 19 and 25.
Holloway School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hungerford Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Hungerford Primary School and Children’s Centre:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 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.
Kentish Town Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Kings Cross Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
La Petite Ecole Bilingue:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Rhyl Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Richard Cobden Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Dominic’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Dominic’s Priory:   St Dominic’s Priory Church (formally named "Our Lady of the Rosary and St Dominic") is one of the largest Roman Catholic churches in London.
St John’s Upper Holloway CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Bridge Integrated Learning Space:   Free schools special which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 19.
The Bridge Satellite Provision:   Free schools special which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19.
The Bridge School:   Academy special converter which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 19.
The Camden School for Girls:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Gower School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 0 and 11.
The Royal Veterinary College:   Higher education institutions
The Working Men’s College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
Torriano Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Tufnell Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Yerbury Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Agar Grove, NW1 · Agar Place, NW1 · Agar-Camley link, NW1 · Allcroft Road, NW5 · Alma Street, NW5 · Anglers Lane, NW5 · Anson Road, N7 · Apollo Studios, NW5 · Archibald Road, N7 · Arctic Street, NW5 · Ascham Street, NW5 · Ashdown Crescent, NW5 · Ashdown Cresent, NW5 · Athlone Street, NW5 · Azania Mews, NW5 · Bakers Field, N7 · Bardolph Road, N7 · Barker Drive, NW1 · Barn Close, NW5 · Barrington Close, NW5 · Bartholomew Road, NW1 · Bartholomew Road, NW5 · Bartholomew Villas, NW5 · Bartholomew, NW5 · Bassett Street, NW5 · Bayham Place, NW1 · Baynes Street, NW1 · Baynham Place, NW1 · Beacon Hill, N7 · Beaconsfield Street, N1C · Bergholt Mews, NW1 · Beversbrook Road, N19 · Brandon Road, N7 · Brecknock Road, N19 · Brecknock Road, N7 · Brecon Mews, N7 · Broadfield Lane, N1C · Broadfield Lane, NW1 · Bruges Place, NW1 · Busby Place, NW1 · Busby Place, NW5 · Bush Industrial Estate, N19 · Camden Mews, NW1 · Camden Park Road, N7 · Camden Park Road, NW1 · Camden Road, N7 · Camden Square, NW1 · Camden Terrace, NW1 · Camley Street, N1C · Camley Street, NW1 · Campdale Road, N19 · Campdale Road, N7 · Canal Reach, N1C · Cantelowes Road, NW1 · Cardwell Road, N7 · Carleton Gardens, N19 · Carleton Road, N7 · Cathcart Hill, NW5 · Cathcart Street, NW5 · Caversham Road, NW5 · Cedar Way, N1C · Cedar Way, NW1 · Charlton King’s Road, NW5 · Charlton Kings Road, NW5 · Cliff Road Studios, NW1 · Cliff Road, NW1 · Cliff Villas, NW1 · Cobham Mews, NW1 · Coity Road, NW5 · College Grove, NW1 · College Place, NW1 · Community Lane, N7 · Corinne Road, N19 · Corporation Street, N7 · Countess Road, NW5 · Crayford Road, N7 · Cressfield Close, NW5 · Crofters Way, NW1 · Crowndale Court, NW1 · Crowndale Road, NW1 · Dalmeny Avenue, N7 · Dalmeny Road, N7 · Dowdney Close, NW5 · Drovers Way, N7 · Dugdale House, N7 · Dunollie Place, NW5 · Elm Friars Walk, NW1 · Fairmead Road, N19 · Falkland Road, NW5 · Fortess Road, NW5 · Fortress Road, NW5 · Foxham Road, N19 · Francis Terrace, N19 · Freight Lane, N1 · Freight Lane, N1C · Frideswide Place, NW5 · Gaisford Street, NW5 · Gatcombe Road, N19 · Gatcombe Road, N7 · Gilden Crescent, NW5 · Goddard Place, N19 · Godwin Court, NW1 · Goldington Crescent, NW1 · Goodinge Close, N7 · Grafton Road, NW5 · Grafton Yard, NW5 · Granary Street, NW1 · Hampshire Street, NW5 · Handyside Street, N1 · Handyside Street, N1C · Hargrave Place, N7 · Hargrave Place, NW5 · Hemingway Close, NW5 · Highwood Road, N19 · Hilldrop Crescent, N7 · Hilldrop Lane, N7 · Hilldrop Road, N7 · Hollins House, N7 · Holmes Road, NW5 · Huddleston Road, N19 · Huddleston Road, N7 · Hugo Road, N19 · Hungerford Road, N7 · Inkerman Road, NW5 · Islip Street, NW5 · Ivinghoe House, N7 · Junction Road, N19 · Kelly Street, NW1 · Kentish Town Road, NW5 · Kiln Place, NW5 · Kimble House, N7 · Lady Margaret Road, N19 · Lady Margaret Road, NW5 · Lawford Road, NW5 · Leighton Crescent, NW5 · Leighton Cresent, NW5 · Leighton Grove, NW5 · Leighton Place, NW5 · Leighton Road, NW5 · Leverton Street, NW5 · Long Meadow, NW5 · Lupton Street, NW5 · Maiden Lane, NW1 · Malden Road, NW5 · Mandela Street, NW1 · Margery Fry Court, N7 · Marquis Road, NW1 · Marsden Street, NW5 · Mercers Road, N19 · Mercers Road, N7 · Meru Close, NW5 · Middleton Grove, N7 · Middleton Mews, N7 · Moelwyn Hughes Court, N7 · Monnery Road, N19 · Montpelier Grove, NW5 · Murray Mews, NW1 · Murray Street, NW1 · New Clock Tower Place, N7 · North Villas, NW1 · Northpoint Square, NW5 · Oak Village, NW5 · Oseney Crescent, NW5 · Ospringe Road, N19 · Ospringe Road, NW5 · Pandian Way, NW1 · Pandian Way, NW5 · Patshull Place, NW5 · Patshull Road, NW5 · Peckwater Street, NW5 · Pemberton Gardens, N19 · Pemberton Terrace, N19 · Penderyn Way, N7 · Plender Street, NW1 · Pleshey Road, N19 · Pleshey Road, N7 · Ploughmans Close, NW1 · Prince of Wales Road, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Road, NW5 · Queen’s Crescent, NW5 · Queens Crescent, NW5 · Raglan Street, NW5 · Railey Mews, NW5 · Randolph Street, NW1 · Raveley Street, NW5 · Reachview Close, NW1 · Reapers Close, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E2 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E8 · Regent’s Canal towpath, N1C · Regent’s Canal Towpath, NW1 · Regents Canal towpath, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, NW1 · Regis Road, NW5 · Rhyl Street, NW5 · Rochester Mews, NW1 · Rochester Square, NW1 · Rossendale Way, NW1 · Rousden Street, NW1 · Rowstock Gardens, N7 · Royal College Street, NW1 · Rupert Road, N19 · Saint Augustine’s Road North West, NW1 · Saint Pancras Way, NW1 · Saint Paul’s Crescent, NW1 · Saint Pauls Mews, NW1 · Sandall Road, NW5 · South Villas, NW1 · Southampton Road, NW5 · Southcote Road, N19 · Spring Place, KT11 · Spring Place, NW5 · St Georges Avenue, N7 · St Pancras Cruising Club, N1C · St Pancras Way, NW1 · St Paul’s Crescent, NW1 · St Pauls Cresent, NW1 · St Pauls Mews, NW1 · St. Augustine’s Road, NW1 · St. Pancras Way, NW1 · Stable Street, N1C · Station Road, N19 · Stratford Villas, NW1 · Tabley Road, N7 · Talacre Road, NW5 · Tansley Close, N7 · Tavistock Terrace, N19 · Tileyard Road, N7 · Torriano Avenue, NW5 · Torriano Cottages, NW5 · Torriano Mews, NW5 · Trecastle Way, N7 · Tremlett Grove, N19 · Truro Street, NW1 · Tufnell Park Road, N19 · Tufnell Park Road, N7 · Tytherton Road, N19 · Tytherton Road, N7 · Unity Mews, NW1 · Vale Royal, N7 · Vicars Road, NW5 · Ward Road, N19 · Warden Road, NW5 · Warrender Road, N19 · Weavers Way, NW1 · Wedmore Mews, N19 · Wedmore Street, N19 · Weedington Road, NW5 · Wellesley Road, NW5 · Whitcher Place, NW1 · Wilkin Street, NW5 · Willes Road, NW5 · Willingham Terrace, NW5 · Wolsey Mews, NW5 · Woodyard Close, NW5 · Wrotham Road, NW1 · Yerbury Road, N19 · York Mews, NW5 · York Way, N7 ·
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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

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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