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Kings Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.



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Patricia Neafsey
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Added: 4 Sep 2017 15:55 GMT   
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Post by Patricia Neafsey: Fishers Lane, W4

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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Post by jim curtis: Shaftesbury Road, TW9

my grandparents lived @ no23 for many years.We used to have christmas dinner there then all walk round to great aunt mabels at 97 lower mortlake road for the great evenings fun & games,all sides of the family maybe 25-30 people.unfortunatley after granddad died it all petered out about 1960.Very sad. dont seem to have good times like those now.

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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Council gives green light to waste plan
Councillors have given the nod to a plan that could see a new waste plant built in the borough.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17229313.enfield-council-approves-waste-plan/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Richmond
New installation in Heathfield Recreation Ground for dementia

A sculpture of a Chesterfield armchair was chosen toraise awareness for dementia in Twickenham at a display on Heathfield Recreation Ground


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17228402.new-installation-in-heathfield-recreation-ground-for-dementia/?ref=rss

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Richmond Council members’ stark warning about Brexit impact on services

Adult Social Care services in Richmond will be greatly impacted by the ongoing uncertainty around Brexit, according to the borough council.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17223925.richmond-council-members-stark-warning-about-brexit-impact-on-services/?ref=rss

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Richmond upon Thames College named top for technology

Richmond upon Thames College (RuTC) has been awarded the prestigious status of being named as a Microsoft Showcase College.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17228474.richmond-upon-thames-college-named-top-for-technology/?ref=rss

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Police hunt man who slashed woman's bottom in 'random attack'
Police are hunting a man who slashed a woman across the bottom with a sharp object leaving her needing hospital treatment.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/police-hunt-man-who-slashed-womans-bottom-in-random-attack-a3991781.html

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Policewoman kicked homeless man out of Uxbridge Police Station and he froze to death
A police officer has been sacked after she was accused of failing to check on the victim after he had been thrown out

https://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/west-london-news/policewoman-kicked-homeless-man-out-15427890

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Children in Need: Giving London’s young carers a creative outlet
A 13-year-old girl who cares for her autistic brother says art workshops give her "time to be free".

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-46221473

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’She could have been saved’ says ex-girlfriend of woman hit by train at East Acton
East Acton station staff were told to look out for Charnelle Williams minutes before she accidentally fell onto the tracks and was hit by a train on New Year's Day 2018

https://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/west-london-news/she-could-been-saved-says-15420946

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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Meet this year’s local hero selected to turn on the Christmas lights in Bromley

An inspirational woman says she is "overwhelmed" after being selected to turn on the Christmas lights in Bromley.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17226883.local-hero-to-turn-on-christmas-lights-in-bromley/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Richmond
Man struck by train at Richmond Station

A man was taken to hospital after he was struck by a train at Richmond Station.


https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17225648.man-struck-by-train-at-richmond-station/?ref=rss

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Time taken for police to respond to most urgent calls in Richmond has risen since BCU merger
The time it takes for police to respond to the most urgent 999 calls in Richmond has risen significantly since merging with several neighbouring boroughs.

https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17225978.time-taken-for-police-to-respond-to-most-urgent-calls-in-richmond-has-risen-since-bcu-merger/?ref=rss

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Teddington teaching assistant unearths missing names from WWI memorial
A teaching assistant at a Teddington primary school has uncovered the names of the teachers and pupils missing from a First World War memorial.

https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17228333.teddington-teaching-assistant-unearths-missing-names-from-wwi-memorial/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: South Ealing
We've been destroyed say family of teenager, 19, stabbed to death by flatmate
The family of an Italian teenager who was murdered by his flatmate today said they were "destroyed" by his death, as his killer faced years behind bars.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/we-ve-been-destroyed-say-family-of-teenager-19-stabbed-to-death-by-flatmate-a3990791.html

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Post by LDNnews: Richmond
Open letter urges residents to consider the facts when making decision on 20mph consultation
A group of people, including councillors and both the borough’s MPs, has written an open letter to Richmond residents to explain the rationale behind a 20mph borough-wide limit.

https://www.richmondandtwickenhamtimes.co.uk/news/17226200.open-letter-urges-residents-to-consider-the-facts-when-making-decision-on-20mph-consultation/?ref=rss

VIEW THE RICHMOND AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1750 map does not display.

VIEW THE RICHMOND 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 RICHMOND AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE RICHMOND AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE RICHMOND AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Queen's Park

Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.

The north of Queen's Park formed part of the parish of Willesden and the southern section formed an exclave of the parish of Chelsea, both in the Ossulstone hundred of Middlesex. In 1889 the area of the Metropolitan Board of Works that included the southern section of Queen's Park was transferred from Middlesex to the County of London, and in 1900 the anomaly of being administered from Chelsea was removed when the exclave was united with the parish of Paddington. In 1965 both parts of Queen's Park became part of Greater London: the northern section - Queen's Park 'proper' formed part of Brent and the southern section - the Queen's Park Estate - joined the City of Westminster.

Queen's Park, like much of Kilburn, was developed by Solomon Barnett. The two-storey terraced houses east of the park, built between 1895 and 1900, typically have clean, classical lines. Those west of the park, built 1900–05, tend to be more Gothic in style. Barnett's wife was from the West Country, and many of the roads he developed are named either for places she knew (e.g. Torbay, Tiverton, Honiton) or for popular poets of the time (e.g. Tennyson). The first occupants of the area in late Victorian times were typically lower middle class, such as clerks and teachers. Queen's Park is both demographically and architecturally diverse. The streets around the park at the heart of Queens Park are a conservation area.

There is hardly any social housing in the streets around Queens Park itself, and the area was zoned as not suitable for social housing in the 1970s and 1980s as even then house prices were above average for the borough of Brent, which made them unaffordable for local Housing Associations. The main shopping streets of Salusbury Road and Chamberlayne Road have fewer convenience stores and more high-value shops and restaurants. Local schools – some of which struggled to attract the children of wealthier local families in the past – are now over-subscribed. House prices have risen accordingly.

Queen's Park station was first opened by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR) on 2 June 1879 on the main line from London to Birmingham.

Services on the Bakerloo line were extended from Kilburn Park to Queen's Park on 11 February 1915. On 10 May 1915 Bakerloo services began to operate north of Queen's Park as far as Willesden Junction over the recently built Watford DC Line tracks shared with the LNWR. As of December 2013, no mainline services calling at the station and the Watford service has been transferred to London Overground.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Christ’s Church of England Comprehensive Secondary School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Deer Park School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Falcons Preparatory School for Boys:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 13.
Ham House and Garden:   
King’s House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 14.
Marble Hill Park:   
Marshgate Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Mortlake Hall Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Old Deer Park:   
Orlean Gardens:   
Orleans Park School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Orleans Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Petersham Meadows:   
Pleasure Gardens:   
Richmond:   Richmond lies on a meander of the River Thames, with a view protected by a specific Act of Parliament.
Richmond Bridge:   Richmond Bridge is the oldest surviving Thames bridge in London.
Richmond Green:   
Richmond Lock and Footbridge:   Richmond Lock and Footbridge is the furthest downstream of the forty-five Thames locks.
Sheen Mount Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Stephen’s C E Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
The Green School for Boys:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
The Old Vicarage School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 10. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Vineyard School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Tower House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 13. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Unicorn School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Windham Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 4.
York House Gardens:   


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ailsa Avenue, TW1 · Ailsa Road, TW1 · Albany Passage, TW10 · Alexandra Road, TW9 · Alton Road, TW9 · Amyand Cottages, TW1 · Amyand Park Road, TW1 · Arlington Close, TW1 · Arlington Court, TW1 · Arlington Road, TW1 · Arosa Road, TW1 · Austin Close, TW1 · Aynescombe Path, SW14 · Bardolph Road, TW9 · Baronsfield Road, TW1 · Beaconsfield Road, TW1 · Beatrice Road, TW10 · Beaufort Road, TW1 · Beaumont Avenue, TW9 · Boathouse Walk, TW9 · Bridge Road, TW1 · Bridge Street, TW9 · Bridle Lane, TW1 · Broadhurst Close, TW10 · Broadway Avenue, TW1 · Cambrian Road, TW10 · Cambridge Park Court, TW1 · Cambridge Park, TW1 · Cambridge Road, TW1 · Cardigan Road, TW10 · Carlton Road, SW14 · Cassilis Road, TW1 · Castlegate, TW9 · Catherine Drive, TW9 · Cedar Heights, TW10 · Chalmers Way, TW1 · Charleville Mews, TW7 · Chertsey Court, SW14 · Chester Avenue, TW10 · Chiswick Bridge, SW14 · Christchurch Road, SW14 · Church Lane, TW1 · Church Road, TW9 · Claremont Road, TW1 · Clevedon Road, TW1 · Clifford Avenue, TW9 · Colston Road, SW14 · Community Centre, TW1 · Connaught Avenue, SW14 · Coval Lane, SW14 · Coval Passage, SW14 · Coval Road, SW14 · Cresswell Road, TW1 · Crofton Terrace, TW9 · Cromwell Place, SW14 · Crown Road, TW1 · Dan Mason Drive, SW13 · Dan Mason Drive, W4 · Deanhill Road, SW14 · Dee Road, TW9 · Denbigh Gardens, TW10 · Dorchester Mews, TW1 · Drummond Place, TW1 · Drummonds Place, TW9 · Ducks Walk, TW1 · Duncan Road, TW9 · Earl Road, SW14 · Eel Pie Boatyard, TW1 · Ellerker Gardens, TW10 · Ellesmere Road, TW1 · Elm Road, SW14 · Ennerdale Road, TW9 · Eton Street, TW9 · Evelyn Road, TW9 · Eversfield Road, TW9 · Fair Views, TW1 · Fairlawns, E4 · Fairlawns, TW1 · Farrer Court, TW1 · Ferry Lane, TW9 · Ferry Road, TW1 · Fife Road, SW14 · Firs Avenue, SW14 · Fitzwilliam Avenue, TW9 · Floyer Close, TW10 · Friars Lane, TW9 · Friars Stile Road, TW10 · Gainsborough Road, TW9 · Gibson Mews, TW1 · Godstone Road, TW1 · Gordon Avenue, TW1 · Graemesdyke Avenue, SW14 · Grand Parade, SW14 · Grena Gardens, TW9 · Grena Road, TW9 · Greville Close, TW1 · Greville Road, TW10 · Haggard Road, TW1 · Ham Avenues, TW10 · Hartington Road, TW1 · Haversham Close, TW1 · Heathcote Road, TW1 · Heron Road, TW1 · Hill Street, TW9 · Hobart Place, TW10 · Holmesdale Avenue, SW14 · Houblon Road, TW10 · Jocelyn Road, TW9 · Kelvin Drive, TW1 · Kenley Road, TW1 · Kew Road, TW9 · Kilmorey Gardens, TW1 · Kilmorey Road, TW1 · King George Square, TW10 · Kings Road, TW1 · Kingsway, SW14 · Lancaster Cottages, TW10 · Lancaster Park, TW10 · Lane, TW1 · Langdon Place, SW14 · Lebanon Park, TW1 · Leinster Avenue, SW14 · Lion Gate Gardens, TW9 · Little Ferry Road, TW1 · Longfield Drive, SW14 · Lower Mortlake Road, TW9 · Lower Richmond Road, SW14 · Lower Richmond Road, TW9 · Magdala Road, TW7 · Manor Gardens, TW9 · Manor Park, TW9 · Manor Road, TW9 · Marble Hill Close, TW1 · Marble Hill Gardens, TW1 · Marchmont Road, TW10 · Margarets Road, TW1 · Martindale, SW14 · Martineau Drive, TW1 · Model Cottages, SW14 · Monroe Drive, SW14 · Montpelier Row, TW1 · Moor Mead Road, TW1 · Morley Road, TW1 · Murray Road, TW10 · Napoleon Road, TW1 · Netherton Road, TW1 · Newry Road, TW1 · Nicol Close, TW1 · Nightingale Lane, TW10 · Norman Avenue, TW1 · Normanhurst Drive, TW1 · Northcote Road, TW1 · Observatory Road, SW14 · Old Deer Park Gardens, TW9 · Onslow Road, TW10 · Orchard Road, TW1 · Orleans House Gallery, TW1 · Orleans Road, TW1 · Ormonde Road, SW14 · Oxenhouse Lane, TW9 · Pagoda Avenue, TW9 · Palmerston Road, SW14 · Park House Gardens, TW1 · Park Road, TW1 · Park Road, TW10 · Parklands Close, SW14 · Parliament Mews, SW14 · Patten Alley, TW10 · Peldon Court, TW9 · Pembroke Villas, TW9 · Penrhyn Crescent, SW14 · Percival Road, SW14 · Poplar Court Parade, TW1 · Powers Court, TW1 · Preston Place, TW10 · Pyrland Road, TW10 · Queens Court, TW10 · Queens Crescent, TW10 · Railshead Road, TW7 · Raleigh Road, TW9 · Ranelagh Drive, TW1 · Ravensbourne Road, TW1 · Retreat Road, TW9 · Rhizotron, TW9 · Richmond Bridge Mansions, TW1 · Richmond Road, TW7 · Riverdale Gardens, TW1 · Riverdale Road, TW1 · Riverside, TW9 · Rolandson Court, TW1 · Rosslyn Road, TW1 · Royston Road, TW10 · Russell Gardens, TW10 · Ryde Place, TW1 · Saint Leonards Road, SW14 · Saint Margaret’s Grove, TW1 · Saint Margarets Road, TW1 · Saint Stephen’s Gardens, TW1 · Salisbury Road, TW9 · Sandycombe Road, TW9 · Sandycoombe Road, TW1 · Selwyn Avenue, TW9 · Seymour Gardens, TW1 · Shaftesbury Road, TW9 · Shalstone Road, SW14 · Sheen Gate Gardens, SW14 · Sheen Lane, SW14 · Sheen Park, TW9 · Ship Lane, SW14 · Sidney Road, TW1 · Sion Road, TW1 · South Western Road, TW1 · Southwestern Road, TW1 · Spring Grove Road, TW10 · St George’s Road, TW9 · St Georges Place, TW1 · St Georges Road, TW1 · St Johns Grove, TW9 · St Johns Road, TW9 · St Margarets Drive, TW1 · St Margarets Grove, TW1 · St Margarets Road, TW1 · St Peters Road, TW1 · St Stephens Passage, TW1 · St. George’s Road, TW1 · St. Margaret’s Drive, TW1 · St. Mary’s Grove, TW9 · St. Paul’s Road, TW9 · St. Peter’s Road, TW1 · Stanley Road, SW14 · Strafford Road, TW1 · Temple Road, TW9 · Temple Sheen Road, SW14 · Temple Sheen, SW14 · Temple Shen Road, SW14 · Tersha Street, TW9 · Thames Bank, SW14 · Thames Path, TW10 · Thames Path, TW9 · The Avenue, TW1 · The Avenue, TW9 · The Barons, TW1 · The Byeway, SW14 · The Grove, TW1 · The Hermitage, TW10 · The Mall, SW14 · The Orangery, TW10 · The Tamsin Trail, SW14 · The Vineyard, TW10 · The Wardrobe, TW9 · Thornton Road, SW14 · Tower Rise, TW9 · Twickenham Bridge, TW1 · Twickenham Bridge, TW9 · Twickenham Road, TW7 · Twickenham Road, TW9 · Uplands Close, SW14 · Victoria Place, TW9 · Victoria Road, TW1 · Waldeck Road, SW14 · Walpole Avenue, TW9 · Water Lane, TW9 · Watney Road, SW14 · Well Lane, SW14 · West Sheen Vale, TW9 · West Temple Sheen, SW14 · Westhay Gardens, SW14 · Westmorland Close, TW1 · Whittaker Avenue, TW9 · Willoughby Road, TW1 · Winchester Road, TW1 · Windham Road, TW9 · Windsor Road, TW9 · Winter Box Walk, TW9 · Xstrata Treetop Walkway, TW9 ·
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John Rocque Map of Richmond (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 much larger than Richmond itself, stretching out to Hounslow, Chiswick and Roehampton.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

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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