Mudchute Park

Park in/near Southwark, existing between 1977 and now

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Mudchute Park and Farm is a large urban park and farm just south of Canary Wharf on the Isle of Dogs.

It is a Local Nature Reserve and a Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation. The name of the site is a testament to the engineering overspill when Millwall Dock was being constructed in the 1860s. Spoil from the excavation of the Dock, and silt from its channels and waterways were dumped on nearby land, using a conveyor system.

The park now covers 13 hectares, and the local authority describes the farm as the largest urban farm in Europe.

The Millwall Dock Company owned a huge swathe of land across the Isle of Dogs as it intended to extend the docks to meet the Thames in the east one day, when there was enough business to justify it. Until then, the company kept the land undeveloped, mostly leasing it out for pasture. This was also the case of the later Mudchute (or ’Mud Shoot’ as it was originally spelled in official documents).

The name "Mudchute" derives from it being the former dumping ground for mud dredged from the Millwall Docks, which had to be regularly dredged to prevent silting up. A novel, pneumatic device was employed which pumped the liquefied mud through a pipe over East Ferry Rd (close to the George pub), dumping it on the other side. This system was designed by dock engineer Frederic Eliot Duckham (father of Alexander Duckham who later founded his eponymous lubricating oil company in Millwall).

The mud stank terribly, and Poplar Borough Council continually complained to the dock company that it was causing disease (including diphtheria) among locals, attempting unsuccessfully to have the mud dumping stopped.

By 1890, the Millwall Dock Company had not yet dumped mud on the northern edge of its land east of East Ferry Rd, which meant the ground was flat and solid. Landlord of the nearby George pub, William Clark, leased a 400 ft by 420 ft plot on the flat land, planning to develop an athletics stadium for football, cricket and tennis, with running and cycling tracks. The stadium was opened in June 1890 and became the home of Millwall Athletic football team.

In 1901, the dock company decided that it wanted its land back, in order to use it for timber storage. It had plans to install a large timber transporter, which would carry off-loaded timber from the docks to warehouses on the ground where the stadium was located, which would become known as the Transporter Yard. Millwall Athletic football club was forced to find its fourth ground on the Island.

During World War II the Transporter Yard served as an RAF embarkation point, and a section of the higher land was the site for four Ack Ack Anti-aircraft guns. The 154 Battery of the 52 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery was stationed at the Mudchute until 26 March 1941. Then the 119 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment manned the site until 1945. The guns were fired by remote control using Radar to track the enemy aeroplanes. The Blitz started on 7 September 1940, and on 8 September the Guardroom, canteen and stores was destroyed by landmines, but there were no casualties. During the Blitz 430 people were killed on the Isle of Dogs.

After the war, the Mudchute remained owned by the Port of London Authority (PLA), and was patrolled by PLA Police, but it was used for diverse purposes: a PLA Sports Club football pitch near the Pier St entrance, a huge commercial cattle shed on the site of the later farm buildings, allotments and a large playground for all the children of the Isle communities.

When, in the early 1970s, the PLA realized the Millwall Docks would close in the foreseeable future, they negotiated with the GLC (Greater London Council) to transfer the Mudchute land to them for housing purposes. However, the Association of Island Communities launched a successful campaign to make sure the land became a public, open space. A newly formed Mudchute Association leased the land (all except that land which was leased to an ASDA supermarket) from Tower Hamlets Borough Council, and a farm and garden was established in 1977.

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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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Southwark

Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.

Southwark is on a previously marshy area south of the River Thames. Recent excavation has revealed prehistoric activity including evidence of early ploughing, burial mounds and ritual activity. The area was originally a series of islands in the River Thames. This formed the best place to bridge the Thames and the area became an important part of Londinium owing its importance to its position as the endpoint of the Roman London Bridge. Two Roman roads, Stane Street and Watling Street, met at Southwark in what is now Borough High Street.

At some point the Bridge fell or was pulled down. Southwark and the city seem to have become largely deserted during the Early Middle Ages. Archaeologically, evidence of settlement is replaced by a largely featureless soil called the Dark Earth which probably (although this is contested) represents an urban area abandoned.

Southwark appears to recover only during the time of King Alfred and his successors. Sometime in and around 886 AD the Bridge was rebuilt and the City and Southwark restored. Southwark was called ’Suddringa Geworc’ which means the ’defensive works of the men of Surrey’. It was probably fortified to defend the bridge and hence the re-emerging City of London to the north. This defensive role is highlighted by the use of the Bridge as a defense against King Swein, his son King Cnut and in 1066, against King William the Conqueror. He failed to force the Bridge during the Norman conquest of England, but Southwark was devastated.

Much of Southwark was originally owned by the church - the greatest reminder of monastic London is Southwark Cathedral, originally the priory of St Mary Overy.

During the Middle Ages, Southwark remained outside of the control of the City and was a haven for criminals and free traders, who would sell goods and conduct trades outside the regulation of the City Livery Companies. An important market - later to become known as the Borough Market - was established there some time in the 13th century. The area was renowned for its inns, especially The Tabard, from which Chaucer’s pilgrims set off on their journey in The Canterbury Tales.

After many decades’ petitioning, in 1550, Southwark was incorporated into the City of London as ’The Ward of Bridge Without’. It became the entertainment district for London, and it was also the red-light area. In 1599, William Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre was built on the South Bank in Southwark, though it burned down in 1613. A modern replica, also called the Globe, has been built near the original site. Southwark was also a favorite area for entertainment like bull and bear-baiting. There was also a famous fair in Southwark which took place near the Church of St. George the Martyr. William Hogarth depicted this fair in his engraving of Southwark Fair (1733).

In 1844 the railway reached Southwark with the opening of London Bridge station.

In 1861 the Great Fire of Southwark destroyed a large number of buildings between Tooley Street and the Thames, including those around Hays Wharf, where Hays Galleria was later built, and blocks to the west almost as far as St Olave’s Church.

In 1899 Southwark was incorporated along with Newington and Walworth into the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, and in 1965 this was incorporated with the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell and Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey into the London Borough of Southwark.

Southwark tube station was opened on 20 November 1999 as part of the Jubilee Line Extension.

The original plan for the Extension did not include a station between those at Waterloo and London Bridge; Southwark station was added after lobbying by the local council. Although it is close to Waterloo, not near the Bankside attractions it was intended to serve, and its only rail interchange is to London Waterloo East mainline station; the passenger usage matches those of other minor central stations. It does however get over double the traffic of nearby Borough station and around triple Lambeth North.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Beormund Primary School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Blackfriars Bridge railway station:   Blackfriars Bridge railway station was a railway station on the London, Chatham and Dover Railway (LC&DR). It was constructed in 1864 and, for six months, was the northern terminus for a line from Herne Hill via Loughborough Junction. It was part of a scheme by the company to extend into the City of London. It ceased to be the terminus when the line was extended across the River Thames to Ludgate Hill where a temporary station in New Bridge Street was opened on 21 December 1864.
Blackfriars Road railway station:   Blackfriars Road (Blackfriars Bridge) railway station was a station on Blackfriars Road in south London on the South Eastern Railway between Charing Cross and London Bridge stations. The former entrance under the railway bridge is still clearly marked.
Boutcher Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Canary Wharf College 3:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
City of London Academy (Southwark):   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Cobourg Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Coin Street Family & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Cubitt Town Infants’ School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
George Green’s School:   Voluntary controlled school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Grange Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Harris Academy Bermondsey:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hopton's Almshouses:   Hopton Street has had almshouses since 1752.
Island Gardens:   Island Gardens is an area of the Isle of Dogs opposite Greenwich.
Isle of Dogs Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Kintore Way Nursery School and Children’s Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
London Christian School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
London Nautical School:   Foundation school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Millwall Park:   
Mudchute Kitchen:   
Mudchute Kitchen Frizzante:   
Mudchute Park and Farm:   
Phoenix Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Snowsfields Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Southwark:   Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.
Spa School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
St Saviour’s and St Olave’s Church of England School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Tate Modern:   Tate Modern is the most-visited modern art gallery in the world, with around 4.7 million visitors per year.
The Ring:   The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.
Tower Bridge Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Townsend Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


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Street, SE1 · Brunswick Court, SE1 · Burge Street, SE1 · Bursar Street, SE1 · Bushbaby Close, SE1 · Bushwood Drive, SE1 · Butlers Colonial Wharf, SE1 · Buttermere Close, SE1 · Cadet Drive, SE1 · Cardamom Building, SE1 · Cardinal Cap Alley, SE1 · Cathedral Street, SE1 · Charlie Chaplin Walk, SE1 · Chaucer Drive, SE1 · Chettle Close, SE1 · City Walk, SE1 · Clink St Studios, SE1 · Clink Street, SE1 · Cobourg Road Estate, SE5 · Cobourg Road, SE1 · Cobourg Road, SE5 · Cole Street, SE1 · Commercial Pier Wharf, SE16 · Coopers Road, SE1 · Copper Row, SE1 · Cottons Lane, SE1 · Counter Street, SE1 · Crimscott Street, SE1 · Crucifix Lane, SE1 · Curlew Street, SE1 · Curtis Street, SE1 · Curtis Way, SE1 · Decima Street, SE1 · Deverell Street, SE1 · Devon Mansions, SE1 · Dickens Square, SE1 · Dockhead, SE1 · Dolben Street, SE1 · Doon Street, SE1 · Druid Street, SE1 · Duchy Street, SE1 · Dunsterville Way, SE1 · Dunton Road, SE1 · East Ferry Road, E14 · East Point, SE1 · Elephant Castle Super Bowl, SE1 · Emerson Street, SE1 · Empire Square South, SE1 · English Grounds, SE1 · Equity Mews, W5 · Esmeralda Road, SE1 · Fair Street, SE1 · Falcon Point Piazza, SE1 · Fendall Street, SE1 · Fenning Street, SE1 · Flat Iron Square, SE1 · Fort Road, SE1 · Fortune Place, SE1 · Frank Mews, SE1 · Friars Mead, E14 · Gabriels Wharf, SE1 · Gainsford Street, SE1 · Galbraith Street, E14 · George Inn Yard, SE1 · Glenaffric Avenue, E14 · Glengall Bridge, E14 · Glengall Grove, E14 · Glengarnock Avenue, E14 · Glenworth Avenue, E14 · Globe Street, SE1 · Grange Road, SE1 · Grange Walk, SE1 · Grange Yard, SE1 · Great Dover Street, SE1 · Great Guildford Business Square, SE1 · Green Dragon Court, SE1 · Green Walk, SE1 · Griggs Place, SE1 · Griggs Road, E10 · Guinness Court, SE1 · Guinness Square, SE1 · Hamlet Way, SE1 · Hankey Place, SE1 · Hardwidge Street, SE1 · Harmony Place, SE1 · Hartley Buildings, SE1 · Hatchers Mews, SE1 · Hay’s Lane, SE1 · Hays Galleria, SE1 · Hays Lane, SE1 · Hazel Way, SE1 · Henley Drive, SE1 · Holland Street, SE1 · Holyrood Street, SE1 · Hopton Street, SE1 · Horselydown Lane, SE1 · Horseshoe Close, E14 · Humphrey Street, SE1 · Hunter Close, SE1 · Invicta Plaza, SE1 · Isambard Mews, E14 · Jacob Street, SE1 · Jamaica Road, SE1 · Joan Street, SE1 · Joiner Street, SE1 · Jubilee Crescent, E14 · Kings Head Yard, SE1 · Kintore Way, SE1 · Kipling Street, SE1 · Kirby Grove, SE1 · Kotree way, SE1 · Lafone Street, SE1 · Lamb Walk, SE1 · Lanark Square, E14 · Lansdowne Place, SE1 · Larnaca Works, SE1 · Law Street, SE1 · Leathermarket Street, SE1 · Leerdam Drive, E14 · Leroy Street, SE1 · Lloyds Wharf, SE1 · Lockes Field Place, E14 · Lockesfield Place, E14 · Lockyer Estate, SE1 · Loncroft Road, SE5 · London Bridge Street, SE1 · London Bridge, EC4R · London Bridge, SE1 · Long Lane, SE1 · Long Walk, SE1 · Longfellow Way, SE1 · Longley Street, SE1 · Lovegrove Street, SE1 · Lower Road, SE1 · Lynton Road, SE1 · Macquarie Way, E14 · Madron Street, SE1 · Magdalen Street, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maguire Street, SE1 · Maguire, SE1 · Maiden Lane, SE1 · Maltby Street, SE1 · Maltings Place, SE1 · Manchester Grove, E14 · Manchester Road, E14 · Manciple Street, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE16 · Mandela Way, SE1P · Mansell Street, EC3N · Marcia Road, SE1 · Market Yard Mews, SE1 · Marlborough Grove, SE1 · Marshfield Street, E14 · Mason Close, SE1 · Mason Street, SE1 · Meakin Estate, SE1 · Melior Place, SE1 · Melior Street, SE1 · Merrick Square, SE1 · Middle Yard, SE1 · Mill Street, SE1 · Milroy Walk, SE1 · Monnow Road, SE1 · More London Place, SE1 · More London Riverside, SE1 · Morgans Lane, SE1 · Mulvaney Way, SE1 · Nebraska Street, SE1 · Neckinger Street, SE1 · New Concordia Wharf, SE1 · New Globe Walk, SE1 · New Union Close, E14 · Newhams Row, SE1 · Newington Court, SE1 · Nicholson Street, SE1 · Old Kent Road, SE14 · Olmar Street, SE1 · Ossory Road, SE1 · Oxford Drive, SE1 · Oxley Close, SE1 · Oxo Tower Wharf Barge House Street, SE1 · Oystergate Walk, SE1 · Pages Walk, SE1 · Pardoner Street, SE1 · Park Street, SE1 · Parkers Row, SE1 · Pepper St Glengall Bridge, E14 · Perkins Square, SE1 · Phoenix Wharf Road, SE1 · Pickfords Wharf, SE1 · Pier Street, E14 · Pilgrimage Street, SE1 · Pope Street, SE1 · Porlock Street, SE1 · Porter Street, SE1 · Potters Fields, SE1 · Prioress Street, SE1 · Providence Square, SE1 · Quadrangle Close, SE1 · Queen Elizabeth Street, SE1 · Radcliffe Road, SE1 · Raven Wharf, SE1 · Rembrandt Close, E14 · Reverdy Road, SE1 · Rich Industrial Estate, SE1 · Riley Road, SE1 · Riverside Walk, SE1 · Rolls Road, SE1 · Rope Walk, SE1 · Rose Alley, SE1 · Rothsay Street, SE1 · Rotterdam Drive, E14 · Rowcross Street, SE1 · Royal Oak Yard, SE1 · Saint Thomas Street, SE1 · Scoresby Street, SE1 · Scotts Sufferance Wharfmill Street, SE1 · Secker Street, SE1 · Selsdon Way, E14 · Setchell Road, SE1 · Setchell Way, SE1 · Seyssel Street, E14 · Shad Thames, E1W · Shad Thames, SE1 · Shand Street, SE1 · Shipwright Yard, SE1 · Shorter Street, E1 · Shorter Street, EC3N · Simms Road, SE1 · Six Bridges Trading Estate, SE1 · Snowsfields, SE1 · Soho Wharf, SE1 · South Bank, SE1 · Southwalk Street, SE1 · Southwark Street, SE1 · Spurgeon Street, SE1 · St Davids Square, E14 · St James Mews, E14 · St Jamess Road, SE1 · St Jamess Road, SE16 · St Thomas Street, SE1 · St. David’s Square, E14 · St. Thomas Street, SE1 · Stainer Street, SE1 · Stamford Street, SE1 · Stanworth Street, SE1 · Staple Street, SE1 · Stebondale Street, E14 · Sterry Street, SE1 · Stevens Street, SE1 · Stoney Street, SE1 · Strathnairn Street, SE1 · Strattondale Street, E14 · Studios, N17 · Sugar Quay Walk, EC3N · Sugar Quay Walk, SE1 · Sumner Street, SE1 · Swan Court, SE1 · Swan Street, SE1 · Sweeney Crescent, SE1 · Swift Court, SE1 · Tabard Street, SE1 · Tanner Street, SE1 · The Circle, SE1 · The Globe Rope Walk, E14 · The Grain Stores, SE1 · The Grange, SE1 · The Jam Factory, SE1 · The Leather Market, SE1 · The Leathermarket, SE1 · The Tanneries, SE1 · The Terrace, SE1 · Thomas Lane Car Park, SE6 · Thorburn Square, SE1 · Thrale Street, SE1 · Three Crown Square Borough Market, SE1 · Three Oak Lane, SE1 · Tooley Street, SE1 · Tower Bridge Piazza, SE1 · Tower Bridge Road, SE1 · Tower Bridge, SE1 · Tower Workshops, SE1 · Trinity Church Square, SE1 · Trinity Street, SE1 · Tyers Gate, SE1 · Undine Road, E14 · Unity Wharf, SE1 · Upper Ground, SE1 · Vine Lane, SE1 · Vintage Yard, SE1 · Vogans Mill, SE1 · Wade House, SE16 · Weavers Lane, SE1 · Webb Street, SE1 · West Ferry Road, E14 · Weston Street, SE1 · Whites Grounds Estate, SE1 · Whites Grounds, SE1 · Wild’s Rents, SE1 · Wilds Rents, SE1 · Willow Walk, SE1 · Winchester Square, SE1 · Winchester Walk, SE1 · Wood’s Place, SE1 · Zoar Street, SE1 ·

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