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John and I were married in 1960 and we bought, or rather acquired a mortgage on 31 Princedale Road in 1961 for £5,760 plus another two thousand for updating plumbing and wiring, and installing central heating, a condition of our mortgage. It was the top of what we could afford.

We chose the neighbourhood by putting a compass point on John’s office in the City and drawing a reasonable travelling circle round it because we didn’t want him to commute. I had recently returned from university in Nigeria, where I was the only white undergraduate and where I had read a lot of African history in addition to the subject I was studying, and John was still recovering from being a prisoner-of-war of the Japanese in the Far East in WW2. This is why we rejected advice from all sorts of people not to move into an area where there had so recently bee

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The shocking number of times cyclists have been injured after colliding with car doors
Cycling UK has campaigned on the dangers of ‘car dooring’

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Father Anthony Mele stabbed to death while daughter, 5, sat on his lap in busy restaurant
A father was stabbed to death as his five-year-old daughter sat on his lap in a busy beachfront restaurant.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/father-anthony-mele-stabbed-to-death-while-daughter-sat-on-his-lap-in-busy-restaurant-a3819976.html

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Peckham assault: 'Blood all over the road' after man 'slashed' with bottled in south London high street
A man was "slashed" in a horrific bottle attack in south London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/peckham-assault-blood-all-over-the-road-after-man-slashed-with-bottled-in-south-london-high-street-a3820046.html

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Woman forced to the ground and raped in horrific attack in north London mews
Police are hunting a man after a woman was followed into a narrow street before being forced to the ground and raped in a terrifying attack.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/woman-forced-to-the-ground-and-raped-in-horrific-attack-in-north-london-mews-a3820066.html

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West Brom 2 Liverpool 2: Salmon Rondon stuns Reds with late equaliser as Baggies fight on
Salomon Rondon scored a late equaliser to complete a fine comeback against Liverpool as West Brom fight on for another day.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/west-brom-2-liverpool-2-salmon-rondon-stuns-reds-with-late-equaliser-as-baggies-fight-on-a3820126.html

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Terrifying moment thug squirted acid over aspiring model Resham Khan and scarred her for life
Acid attacker John Tomlin has been sentenced to 16 years behind bars

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Hoxton stabbing: Woman followed into a lift and repeatedly stabbed in the chest and stomach
A woman was followed into a lift and repeatedly stabbed in the chest and stomach, police have said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/hoxton-stabbing-woman-repeatedly-stabbed-in-horrific-knife-attack-in-lift-a3818931.html

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Chingford fire: Resident dies in care home blaze
Twelve people manage to get out of the building in north-east London before firefighters arrive.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-43833224

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Enoch Powell's highly controversial "Rivers of Blood" speech was made 50 years ago this week.

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Young Muslims from the Ahmadiyya Muslim children’s association walk for charity to help schools in Africa

Children put on their walking boots to help raise cash to build two schools in Africa.


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Parents on London streets to tackle knife crime threat
Alison Jackson said she has taken matters into her own hands over concerns of rising violent crime.

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Graham Norton leads tributes to TV star Dale Winton
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’Record number’ of affordable homes built, says London mayor
Work begins on 12,500 "affordable properties" in London, the highest number since 2012.

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DLR strike 2018 updates: Union suspends four-day walkout over London Marathon weekend after 'significant progress' in talks
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Anti-Semitism row overshadows Labour's battle for key local elections target Barnet
Jeremy Corbyn will be blamed if this open goal is squandered

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VIEW THE EARL'S COURT 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 EARL'S COURT 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 EARL'S COURT AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE EARL'S COURT AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE EARL'S COURT AREA IN THE 1900s
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OTHER EARL'S COURT ENTRIES

Earl's Court

Earls Court is a district in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Earls Court was once a rural area, covered with green fields and market gardens. For over 500 years the land, part of the ancient manor of Kensington, was under the lordship of the Vere family, the Earls of Oxford and descendants of Aubrey de Vere, who held the manor of Geoffrey de Montbray, bishop of Coutances, in Domesday Book in 1086. The earls held their manorial court where Old Manor Yard is now, just by the London Underground station.

The construction of the Metropolitan District Railway (MDR) station in 1865–69 was a catalyst for development. On 12 April 1869, the MDR (now the District Line) opened tracks through Earl’s Court as part of a south-westward extension from its station at Gloucester Road to West Brompton where the MDR opened an interchange with the West London Extension Joint Railway. In the quarter century afterwards, Earls Court was transformed into a densely populated suburb with 1200 houses and two churches. Eardley Crescent and Kempsford Gardens were built between 1867 and 1873, building began in Earls Court Square and Longridge Road in 1873, in Nevern Place in 1874, in Trebovir Road and Philbeach Gardens in 1876, and Nevern Square in 1880.

Following WWII a number of Polish immigrants settled in the Earls Court area leading to Earls Court Road being dubbed ’The Danzig Corridor’. During the late 1960s a large transient population of Australia and New Zealand travellers began to use Earls Court as a UK hub and over time it gained the name ’Kangaroo Valley’. It was at the time one of the cheapest areas close to central London, and up until the 1990s remained a somewhat down-at-heel district compared to its more upmarket neighbours to the North and East.

Today, while there are still significant numbers of students or other people on temporary visas, many of the Australians and New Zealanders appear to have moved on to now-cheaper areas further North and West.

The change in the area’s population is largely owed to rocketing property prices during the first decade of the 2000s and the continued gentrification of the area. The scale of change is illustrated by the economic divide between the eastern and western areas of Earls Court.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Coleherne House:   Coleherne House once stood on the corner of Brompton Lane (later Brompton Road) and Walnut Tree Lane (now Redcliffe Gardens).
Cromwell Curve:   The Cromwell Curve was a short section of railway line between Gloucester Road and High Street Kensington stations.
Earl's Court:   Earls Court is a district in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Earl's Court Farm:   Earl’s Court Farm is pictured here as it was in 1867, before the opening of the underground station two years later.
Earls Court Exhibition Centre:   Earls Court Exhibition Centre is an exhibition, conference and events venue in London that opened in 1937.
Nokes Estate:   Nokes Estate was an agricultural estate in the Earl’s Court area, formerly known as Wattsfield.
St Mary Abbot’s:   St Mary Abbot’s Hospital operated from 1871 to 1992. From 1846 to 1869 the site housed the Kensington Parish Workhouse.
The Troubadour Cafe:   


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Corner of Abingdon Road and Scarsdale Villas:   This view shows Tyler the chemists during the 1960s.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A4, W1J · Abingdon Villas, W8 · Allen Street, W8 · Alma Studios, W8 · Ambassador’s Court, SW1A · Ashburn Gardens, SW7 · Astwood Mews, SW7 · Barkston Gardens, SW5 · Beatrice Place, W8 · Blithfield Street, W8 · Bolton Gardens, SW5 · Bramham Gardens, SW5 · Chantry Square, W8 · Childs Place, SW5 · Collingham Gardens, SW5 · Collingham Place, SW5 · Collingham Road, SW5 · Cope Place, W8 · Cornwall Gardens Walk, SW7 · Courtfield Gardens, SW5 · Cromwell Crescent, SW5 · Cromwell Road, SW5 · Devonshire Place, W8 · Eardley Crescent, SW5 · Eardley Cresent, SW5 · Earls Court Gardens, SW5 · Earls Court Road, SW5 · Earls Court Square, SW5 · Earl’s Court Road, SW5 · Farnell Mews, SW5 · Hesper Mews, SW5 · Hogarth Place, SW5 · Hogarth Road, SW5 · Kelso Place, W8 · Kempsford Gardens, SW5 · Kenway Road, SW5 · Knaresborough Place, SW5 · Kramer Mews, SW5 · Langham Mansions, SW5 · Laverton Place, SW5 · Lexham Gardens, SW5 · Lexham Gardens, W8 · Lexham Mews, W8 · Longridge Road, SW5 · Marloes Road, SW5 · Marloes Road, W8 · Marlogs Road, W8 · Nevern Place, SW5 · Nevern Road, SW5 · Nevern Square, SW5 · Old Brompton Road, SW5 · Old Brompton Road, SW6 · Old Manor Yard, SW5 · Osten Mews, SW7 · Pennant Mews, W8 · Penywern Road, SW5 · Philbeach Gardens, SW5 · Philbeach Gardens, SW6 · Radley Mews, W8 · Redcliffe Close, SW5 · Redfield Lane, SW5 · Scarsdale Villas, W8 · Spear Mews, SW5 · St Margarets Lane, W8 · St. Mary’s Gate, W8 · St. Mary’s Place, W8 · Stone Hall Gardens, W8 · Stratford Road, W8 · Sunningdale Gardens, W8 · Templeton Place, SW5 · The Mansions, SW5 · Trebouir Road, SW5 · Trebovir Road, SW5 · Warwick Road, SW5 · Weir Road, SW17 · Wetherby Mansions, SW5 · Wetherby Mews, SW5 · Wharfedale Street, SW10 ·

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