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Post by West End Lady: Rossmore Road, NW1

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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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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Post by Janet Creed (need Burke): Campbell Road, N4

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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A spectacle of pomp and pageantry is being staged to welcome the dignitaries at Buckingham Palace with a guard of honour and a display of the flags of the Commonwealth’s 53 member states.


A spectacle of pomp and pageantry is being staged to welcome the dignitaries at Buckingham Palace with a guard of honour and a display of the flags of the Commonwealth’s 53 member states.


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Rita Ora narrowly avoids wardrobe malfunction in racy side split dress


Rita Ora put on a leggy display as she stepped out in London on Thursday.


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Binky Felstead enjoys picnic with daughter India in spring sunshine


She’s been a doting mum to little India for nearly a year now.


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Corrupt Met officers ’protected family of Stephen Lawrence murderer’
Exclusive: Clifford Norris, whose son David was convicted of teenager’s 1993 killing, paid network of police for information, family claimsThe father of David Norris, one of the men who murdered Stephen Lawrence, used a network of corrupt Metropolitan police officers to protect himself and his close relations from justice, according to claims made by his family.Victoria and Naomi Smith, who are related to the Norris family by marriage, have broken 25 years of silence to allege that Clifford Norris used corrupt officers to thwart a murder inquiry four years before Lawrence was stabbed to death in Eltham, south-east London, in 1993. Related: Stephen Lawrence: timeline of key events (April 22, 1993) Related: The Guardian view on Stephen Lawrence: we owe hi

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A Welling businessman has told Bexley Council he will see them in court after being fined for having a roll of carpet outside his shop.


A Welling businessman has told Bexley Council he will see them in court after being fined for having a roll of carpet outside his shop.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16168216.___I_am_fuming_____Welling_trader_fined_for_having_a_roll_of_carpet_outside_his_shop/?ref=rss

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Massive delays expected after man hit by train at South Croydon station

A man has been taken to hospital after being hit by a train this afternoon.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16171483.Massive_delays_expected_after_man_hit_by_train_at_South_Croydon_station/?ref=rss

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Watford vs Crystal Palace: Premier League prediction, preview, betting tips, odds, TV channel, live streaming online, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head
Watford vs Crystal Palace | Premier League | Saturday, 3pm BST

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Burnley vs Chelsea prediction and team news: Betting odds, tips, TV and live stream details for Premier League fixture
Burnley vs Chelsea | Premier League | Thursday, 7.45pm BST

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Windrush: Investigation urged over landing cards
Theresa May says the decision was taken to destroy documents in 2009 - but Labour disputes this.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-43818860

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Family Feud hosts says Kim Kardashian 'didn't know nothing' in upcoming Family Feud celebrity special
Family Feud presenter Steve Harvey has teased fans with details of the Kardashian's upcoming appearance on the television quiz show.

https://www.standard.co.uk/home/standard-showbiz/family-feud-hosts-says-kim-kardashian-didn-t-know-nothing-in-upcoming-family-feud-celebrity-special-a3817376.html

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The aspiring human rights lawyer on how he hopes the short film he has made about the disaster will ensure a continued dialogue He may be only 22 but Kwame Boateng knows how to make an impression. Last weekend the aspiring human rights lawyer released a short film, 14.06.17, that he made with friends in advance of the first anniversary of the fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower in west London in June 2017, killing 71 people and leaving scores more traumatised and without a home.Grenfell was a very visceral and painful example of what happens when people are not seen as human beings Continue reading...
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Abbey Wood man chases and trips suspected thief up - then calmly goes off to work

A "cool as a cucumber" husband leapt into action and calmly stopped a suspected thief after finding his car had been broken into in Abbey Wood.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16168104.Abbey_Wood_man_chases_and_trips_suspected_thief_up___then_calmly_goes_off_to_work/?ref=rss

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Supermarket Sweep’s Dale Winton dies at 62

Supermarket Sweep’s Dale Winton has died aged 62.


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VIEW THE KENTISH TOWN 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 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
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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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
Camden Road:   Camden Road is one of the few railway stations in England in which there is a police station.
Kentish Town:   Kentish Town station is a London Underground and National Rail station in the London Borough of Camden in Travelcard Zone 2.
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.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Agar Place, NW1 · 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 · Bonny Street, NW1 · Cathcart Hill, NW5 · Cathcart Street, NW5 · Caversham Road, NW5 · Charlton Kings Road, NW5 · Church Avenue, NW1 · Church Avenue, NW5 · Countess Road, NW5 · Cressfield Close, 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 · Hampshire Street, NW5 · Hargrave Place, N7 · Hargrave Place, NW5 · Hawley Road, NW1 · Hemingway Close, NW5 · Holmes Road, NW5 · Inkerman Road, NW5 · Islip Street, NW5 · Ivor Street, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Place, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Street, NW1 · Jeffreys Place, NW1 · Kelly Street, NW1 · Kentish Town Road, 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 · Long Meadow, NW5 · Lupton Street, NW5 · Malden Road, NW5 · Marsden Street, NW5 · Meru Close, NW5 · Montpelier Grove, NW5 · Murray Street, NW1 · 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 · Prowse Place, NW1 · Queens Crescent, NW5 · Raglan Street, NW5 · Railey Mews, NW5 · Randolph Street, NW1 · Raveley Street, NW5 · Regis Road, NW5 · Rhyl Street, NW5 · Rochester Mews, NW1 · Rochester Place, NW1 · Rochester Road, NW1 · Rochester Square, NW1 · Rochester Terrace, NW1 · Rousden Street, NW1 · Sandall Road, NW5 · Southampton Road, NW5 · Spring Place, KT11 · Spring Place, NW5 · Stratford Villas, NW1 · Talacre Road, NW5 · Torbay Street, NW1 · Torriano Avenue, NW5 · Torriano Cottages, NW5 · Torriano Mews, NW5 · Truro Street, NW1 · Vicars Road, NW5 · Warden Road, NW5 · Water Lane, NW1 · 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 · Wrotham Road, NW1 · 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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