Preston Road, HA3

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Preston Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.



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Lyn
Lyn    
Added: 13 Jul 2018 22:41 GMT   
IP: 94.197.121.192
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Post by Lyn : Schweppes Factory

The security for schweepes at west hendon was michael kenny with his german shepherd dog called saba started jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny security got on with all staff at schweepes hew was liked and well known for all his years spent working there alongside with his security dog that loved the water fountain at schweepes west hendon

Lyn
Lyn    
Added: 13 Jul 2018 21:13 GMT   
IP: 94.197.121.192
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Post by Lyn : Schweppes Factory

Michael kenny worked at schweepes factory providing security with his german shepherd dog saba from jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny was well known with his security dog

Vallie Webster
Vallie Webster   
Added: 16 Mar 2018 03:39 GMT   
IP: 142.114.172.35
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Post by Vallie Webster: Tunis Road, W12

I visited my grandmother who lived on Tunis Road from Canada in approximately 1967-68. I remember the Rag and Bone man who came down the road with a horse and milk delivered to the door with cream on the top. I also remember having to use an outhouse in the back of the row house. No indoor plumbing. We had to have a bath in a big metal tub (like a horse trough) in the middle of the kitchen filled with boiled water on the stove. Very different from Canada. My moms madin name was Hardcastle. Interesting to see the maps. Google maps also brings the world closer.


John Dye
John Dye   
Added: 1 Dec 2017 14:50 GMT   
IP: 86.131.134.236
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Post by John Dye: Cool Oak Lane, NW9

I lived at Queensbury Road, Kingsbury during World War II and used to play regularly along the edge of the Welsh Harp. About halfway along Cool Oak Lane on the south side was a pond we used to call Froggy Pond. It was the only place I ever saw a water scorpion, Nepa cinerea.
At the end of the war, all the street air raid shelters were knocked down and the rubble was piled up on the ground south of the Cool Oak Lane bridge, on the Hendon side. I remember that this heap of rubble became infested with rats and I used to watch them from the bridge. I was told that an old house on the south side of Cool Oak Lane (Woodfield House?) was once owned by the wife of Horatio Nelson. I think it later became the nurseries for plants grown for the Hendon parks.

Lesley carlton
Lesley carlton   
Added: 26 Nov 2017 22:52 GMT   
IP: 81.96.23.80
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Post by Lesley carlton: Embry Drive, HA7

I use to live in embry drive when it was an RAF station with my family and I went to Belmont school.cm

Ron
Ron   
Added: 24 Sep 2017 22:22 GMT   
IP: 92.6.6.10
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Post by Ron: Colindale

The leather business and ’Leatherville’ was set up by Arthur Garstin, not GARSTON.
:o)

Martina
Martina   
Added: 13 Jul 2017 21:22 GMT   
IP: 146.198.174.6
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Post by Martina: Schweppes Factory

The site is now a car shop and Angels Fancy Dress shop and various bread factories are there.

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 20 Jul 2018 04:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Kenton
Revealed: Half of robberies across England and Wales take place in London
Londoners are suffering nearly half of all the robberies that take place nationwide in a fresh indication of the surge in violent crime in the capital, official figures revealed today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/revealed-half-of-robberies-across-england-and-wales-take-place-in-london-a3891066.html

LDNnews
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Added: 20 Jul 2018 04:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Harrow
Uxbridge Road 'attack': Man arrested on suspicion of murder after young woman collapses and dies on pavement
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a young woman collapsed and died on the pavement in west London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/uxbridge-road-attack-man-arrested-on-suspicion-of-murder-after-young-woman-collapses-and-dies-on-a3891566.html

LDNnews
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Added: 20 Jul 2018 04:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Willesden Junction
Middlesex beaten by Somerset in T20 Blast
Somerset win at Middlesex while Derbyshire pick up their first victory of this season’s T20 Blast against Northamptonshire.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/44808627

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Added: 20 Jul 2018 00:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Dollis Hill
Street violence: ’For them, using a knife may seem rational’
Behind many recent murders in London are young men who are traumatised and excludedOn the afternoon of 18 April 2016, a Monday, Lewis Elwin was dropped off by a relative in Moyser Road, a residential street in Tooting, south London.The 20-year-olds’ mother and five older siblings were worried about him: they feared he was mixing with the wrong crowd, and doing so at a time when tit-for-tat violence among youth gangs was costing lives.Some can’t even cross the road without putting themselves into a dangerous locationI was sent to a school for bad kids. I had a lot of free time. I got sucked into the group lifestyle, the street lifestyleHe’s a bright boy, but he’s gullible, and he wants to be liked, he wants to be loved Continue reading...

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LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 20 Jul 2018 00:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
This evening update will keep you out of the traffic

We will see a dry evening with some late sunny spells possible, followed by a mostly dry night with light winds and occasional clear periods.


http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16365981.this-evening-update-will-keep-you-out-of-the-traffic/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 20 Jul 2018 00:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Colindale
Politician criticises government’s environment strategy
Politician criticises government’s environment strategy

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16365703.politician-criticises-governments-environment-strategy/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Jul 2018 21:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Harlesden



http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16365951.wembley-landlord-fined-over-death-trap-home/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Jul 2018 21:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Hanger Lane



http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16365423.mum-hits-out-at-haringey-council-over-benefits/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Greenford
Politician criticises government’s environment strategy
Politician criticises government’s environment strategy

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16365703.politician-criticises-governments-environment-strategy/?ref=rss

VIEW THE KENTON 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 KENTON 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 KENTON 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 KENTON 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 KENTON AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Kenton






LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ashley College:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Buxlow Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Claremont High School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Elmgrove Primary School & Nursery:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Kenton Recreation Ground:   
Mount Stewart Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Mount Stewart Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 7.
Mount Stewart Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Preston Manor School:   Academy converter (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Preston Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Preston Road:   Preston Road - originally just ’Preston’ - is situated west along the Metropolitan Line from Wembley Park.
Priestmead Primary School and Nursery:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Bernadette’s Catholic Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Gregory’s Catholic Science College:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Noam Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Uxendon Farm:   Uxendon was once more important than Wembley.
Uxendon Manor Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Wembley Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Woodcock Park:   


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A406, HA9 · Abercorn Gardens, HA3 · Addiscombe Close, HA3 · Alicia Avenue, HA3 · Alicia Gardens, HA3 · Alveston Avenue, HA3 · Arnold Close, HA3 · Ashley Gardens, HA9 · Ashridge Close, HA3 · Aston Avenue, HA3 · Aylands Close, HA9 · Balmoral Court, HA9 · Barnhill Road, HA9 · Beaufort Avenue, HA3 · Becmead Avenue, HA3 · Beechcroft Gardens, HA9 · Belmont cycle path, HA3 · Belvedere Way, HA3 · Blackbird Hill, HA9 · Blenheim Gardens, HA9 · Bouverie Gardens, HA3 · Boxmoor Road, HA3 · Bradenham Road, HA3 · Brampton Grove, HA3 · Branksome Way, HA3 · Briar Road, HA3 · Brookfield Crescent, HA3 · Brookside Close, HA3 · Bulmer Gardens, HA3 · Calverley Gardens, HA3 · Camplin Road, HA3 · Carlisle Gardens, HA3 · Carlton Avenue East, HA9 · Carlton Avenue, HA3 · Carlton Parade, HA9 · Chamberlayne Avenue, HA9 · Chapman Crescent, HA3 · Chapman Cresent, HA3 · Christchurch Avenue, HA3 · Christchurch Gardens, HA3 · Churchill Avenue, HA3 · Churchill Place, HA1 · Claremont Avenue, HA3 · Clifton Road, HA3 · College Road, HA9 · Court Close, HA3 · Courtenay Road, HA9 · Cranleigh Gardens, HA3 · Crown Green Mews, HA9 · Cullington Close, HA3 · Daintry Close, HA3 · Donnington Road, HA3 · Dovedale Avenue, HA3 · Draycott Avenue, HA3 · Draycott Avenue, HA9 · Draycott Avenue;Nash Way, HA3 · Drayton Waye, HA3 · East Lane Business Park, HA9 · East Lane, HA9 · Ebrington Road, HA3 · Edison Drive, HA9 · Elgin Avenue, HA3 · Elmsleigh Avenue, HA3 · Elmstead Avenue, HA9 · Everard Way, HA9 · Farrer Road, HA3 · Fernleigh Court, HA9 · First Avenue, HA9 · Forty Lane, HA9 · Forward Drive, HA3 · Fryent Way, HA9 · Gabrielle Close, HA9 · Glendale Gardens, HA9 · Gooseacre Lane, HA3 · Greenhill, HA9 · Greenrigg Walk, HA9 · Greenway, HA3 · Grenfell Gardens, HA3 · Greystone Gardens, HA3 · Hannah Close, HA9 · Hargood Close, HA3 · Harrow Road, HA9 · Harrowdene Road, HA9 · Hartford Avenue, HA3 · High Road, HA9 · Highfield Avenue, HA9 · Hillbury Avenue, HA3 · Hillside Gardens, HA3 · Hillview Avenue, HA3 · Hirst Crescent, HA9 · Hollycroft Avenue, HA9 · Hughenden Avenue, HA3 · Hutchinson Terrace, HA9 · Ilmington Road, HA3 · Imperial Way, HA3 · Irvine Avenue, HA3 · Ivanhoe Drive, HA3 · John Perrin Place, HA3 · Ken Way, HA9 · Kenmore Avenue, HA3 · Kenton Gardens, HA3 · Kenton Park Avenue, HA3 · Kenton Park Crescent, HA3 · Kenton Park Road, HA3 · Kenyngton Place, HA3 · Kinch Grove, HA9 · Kingshill Avenue, HA3 · Kingshill Drive, HA3 · Kinross Close, HA3 · Lapstone Gardens, HA3 · Larkfield Avenue, HA3 · Ledway Drive, HA3 · Ledway Drive, HA9 · Lidding Road, HA3 · Lindsay Drive, HA3 · Lodge Avenue, HA3 · Logan Road, HA9 · Longfield Avenue, HA9 · Lovett Way, HA9 · Magnet Road East Lane Business Park, HA9 · Magnet Road, HA9 · Manning Gardens, HA3 · Martock Close, HA3 · Mayfield Avenue, HA3 · Mentmore Close, HA3 · Morland Road, HA3 · Mount Stewart Avenue, HA3 · Mountington Park Close, HA3 · Nash Court, HA3 · Nash Way, HA3 · Nathans Road, HA9 · Newnham Way, HA3 · Norcombe Gardens, HA3 · North Circular Road, HA9 · Northwick Avenue, HA3 · Northwick Avenue, HA9 · Northwick Circle, HA3 · Oakdale Avenue, HA3 · Oakfield Avenue, HA3 · Oakington Avenue, HA9 · Old High Street, HA9 · Ormesby Way, HA3 · Osram Road, HA9 · Oxenpark Avenue, HA9 · Page Close, HA3 · Palace Court, HA3 · Park Chase, HA9 · Peel Road, HA9 · Pellatt Road, HA9 · Pembroke Avenue, HA3 · Pembroke Road, HA9 · Pendolino Way, HA9 · Poplar View, HA9 · Preston Hill, HA3 · Preston Road, HA3 · Preston Road, HA9 · Preston Waye, HA3 · Prestwood Avenue, HA3 · Prestwood Close, HA3 · Public Right of Way 16, HA3 · Public Right of Way 21, HA3 · Quad Road, HA9 · Radley Gardens, HA3 · Radstock Avenue, HA3 · Rainborough Close, HA9 · Ravenscroft Avenue, HA9 · Regal Way, HA3 · Regent Close, HA3 · Retreat Close, HA3 · Rocklands Drive, HA3 · Rosslyn Crescent, HA9 · Rufford Close, HA3 · Rushout Avenue, HA3 · Saint Leonards Avenue, HA3 · Salehurst Close, HA3 · Second Avenue, HA9 · Sedgecombe Avenue, HA3 · Shaftesbury Avenue, HA3 · Sheridan Gardens, HA3 · Silverholme Close, HA3 · Southwell Road, HA3 · St Augustines Avenue, HA9 · St Leonards Avenue, HA3 · Station Grove, HA9 · Station Parade, HA3 · Talisman Way, HA9 · Tenby Avenue, HA3 · The Avenue, HA9 · The Broadway, HA9 · The Fairway, HA9 · The Leys, HA3 · The Ridgeway, HA3 · Tilling Way, HA9 · Toley Avenue, HA9 · Totternhoe Close, HA3 · Trevelyan Crescent, HA3 · Trevelyan Cresent, HA3 · Tylers Gate, HA3 · Upton Gardens, HA3 · Uxendon Crescent, HA9 · Uxendon Cresent, HA9 · Vane Close, HA3 · Viewfield Close, HA3 · Vine Court, HA3 · Vista Way, HA3 · Walton Gardens, HA9 · Wellacre Road, HA3 · Wembley Commercial Centre, HA9 · Westward Way, HA3 · Willowcourt Avenue, HA3 · Wilson Close, HA9 · Wilson Drive, HA9 · Winchfield Close, HA3 · Windermere Avenue, HA9 · Windermere Court, HA9 · Winthrop Walk, HA9 · Woodcock Dell Avenue, HA3 · Woodcock Hill, HA3 · Woodford Place, HA9 · Woodgrange Avenue, HA3 · Woodgrange Close, HA3 · Woodhill Crescent, HA3 · Woodhill Cresent, HA3 · Wykeham Road, HA3 ·
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John Rocque Map of Wembley, Kingsbury, Willesden and Harlesden (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 from Harrow in the northwest to Harlesden 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

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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