Kentish Town Road, NW5

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I lived at 39 Freeling Street 1922 - 1937

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Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

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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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Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

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Suicide prevention strategy released
Suicide prevention strategy released

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Mick Jagger rocks the stage for high-octane Rolling Stones performance


The legendary front man, 74, proved there’s no slowing him or his Rolling Stones band mates down as they rocked London’s Twickenham Stadium for the final night of their UK tour on Tuesday


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Beyonce and Jay-Z take the stage during Amsterdam leg of their tour


Beyonce and Jay-Z continued to show off their star power as they took to the stage at the Amsterdam Arena, Netherlands while continuing their On The Run II Tour on Tuesday.


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Glamour model Kimberley Miners, 29, from London, claims she was groomed and indoctrinated online by IS recruiter Naweed Hussain and almost ended up in Syria as his wife.


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The Mayor of London has published his new transport strategy which aims to transform London’s streets, improve public transport and create opportunities for new homes and jobs. We have our own strategy that aligns with the Mayor’s vision and addresses key local challenges. We created our first borough strategy in 2011. Since then Camden, along with the rest of London, has changed significantly. We’re therefore updating our own Camden Transport Strategy (CTS) as part of the Local Implementation Plan (LIP), which all boroughs are statutorily required to produce and submit to Transport for London to demonstrate how they will help deliver the Mayor’s strategy locally alongside th

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This morning update will help you make the best start to your day

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Driver cut out of car after rush hour crash in Catford
A driver had to be cut out of their car after a morning rush hour crash in Catford.

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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN AREA IN THE 1800s
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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
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.
Holy Trinity and Saint Silas CofE Primary School, NW1:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 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.
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.
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 Patrick’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Camden School for Girls:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Torriano Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Allcroft Road, NW5 · Alma Street, NW5 · Anglers Lane, NW5 · Apollo Studios, NW5 · Arctic Street, NW5 · Ascham Street, NW5 · Ashdown Crescent, NW5 · Ashdown Cresent, NW5 · Athlone Street, NW5 · Azania Mews, NW5 · Barn Close, NW5 · Barrington Close, NW5 · Bartholomew Road, NW1 · Bartholomew Road, NW5 · Bartholomew Villas, NW5 · Bartholomew, NW5 · Bassett Street, NW5 · Castle Road, NW1 · Castlehaven Road, NW1 · Cathcart Hill, NW5 · Cathcart Street, NW5 · Caversham Road, NW5 · Charlton King’s Road, NW5 · Charlton Kings Road, NW5 · Church Avenue, NW1 · Church Avenue, NW5 · Clarence Way, NW1 · Coity Road, NW5 · Countess Road, NW5 · Cressfield Close, NW5 · Deane House, NW5 · Dowdney Close, NW5 · Dunollie Place, NW5 · Falkland Road, NW5 · Farrier Street, NW1 · Fortess Road, NW5 · Fortress Road, NW5 · Frideswide Place, NW5 · Gaisford Street, NW5 · Gilden Crescent, NW5 · Grafton Road, NW5 · Grafton Yard, NW5 · Greenwood Place, NW5 · Hadley Street, NW1 · Hampshire Street, NW5 · Hargrave Place, N7 · Hargrave Place, NW5 · Hartland Road, NW1 · Healey Street, NW1 · Hemingway Close, NW5 · Holmes Road, NW5 · Inkerman Road, NW5 · Islip Street, NW5 · Jeffrey’s Street, NW1 · Kelly Street, NW1 · Kentish Town Road, NW5 · Kiln Place, NW5 · 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 · Lewis Street, NW1 · Long Meadow, NW5 · Lupton Street, NW5 · Malden Road, NW5 · Marsden Street, NW5 · Meru Close, NW5 · Montpelier Grove, NW5 · Northpoint Square, NW5 · Oak Village, NW5 · Oseney Crescent, NW5 · Ospringe Road, NW5 · Pandian Way, NW5 · Patshull Place, NW5 · Patshull Road, NW5 · Peckwater Street, NW5 · Prince of Wales Road, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Road, NW5 · Queen’s Crescent, NW5 · Queens Crescent, NW5 · Raglan Street, NW5 · Railey Mews, NW5 · Raveley Street, NW5 · Recycling Centre, NW5 · Regis Road, NW5 · Rhyl Street, NW5 · Rochester Mews, NW1 · Rochester Place, NW1 · Rochester Road, NW1 · Rochester Terrace, NW1 · Ryland Road, NW5 · Sandall Road, NW5 · Southampton Road, NW5 · Spring Place, KT11 · Spring Place, NW5 · Talacre Road, NW5 · Torriano Avenue, NW5 · Torriano Cottages, NW5 · Torriano Mews, NW5 · Truro Street, NW1 · Vicars Road, NW5 · Warden Road, NW5 · Weedington Road, NW5 · Wellesley Road, NW5 · Whitcher Place, NW1 · Wilkin Street, NW5 · Willes Road, NW5 · Willingham Terrace, NW5 · Wilmot Place, NW1 · Wolsey Mews, NW5 · Woodyard Close, NW5 · York Mews, NW5 ·

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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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