Ridgeview Road, N20

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Ridgeview Road is one of the streets of London in the N20 postal area.



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I have a question rather than a comment. When was 80 Hutton Grove built? My parents, Eddie and Margaret Hapgood, lived at 80 Hutton Grove from 1934 until sometime during the war,and I would love to know if they moved into a new-build house during the big suburban expansion in the 1930s. Does anyone out there know?! I visited very recently to see the road and the frontage of the house for the first time.

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A novel to bewitch the senses and chill the blood
Dorothea Truelove is young, wealthy and beautiful. Ruth Butterham is young, poor and awaiting trial for murder. When Dorothea’s charitable work leads her to Oakgate Prison, she is delighted with the chance to explore her fascination with phrenology and test her hypothesis that the shape of a person’s skull can cast a light on their darkest crimes. But when she meets teenage seamstress Ruth, she is faced with another theory: that it is possible to kill with a needle and thread. For Ruth attri

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Mayor insists ban on junk food ads won’t "dent" TfL revenue
Mayor insists ban on junk food ads won’t "dent" TfL revenue

https://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16861450.mayor-insists-ban-on-junk-food-ads-wont-dent-tfl-revenue/?ref=rss

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Morning update: Weather and travel details

Morning all, one or two problems on the roads and rail to be mindful of today.


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Everything you need to know about Halloween

Great news for those of you who love all things spooky - Halloween is just over a month away.


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Everything you need to know about Halloween

Great news for those of you who love all things spooky - Halloween is just over a month away.


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Slimming World changes mean some popular foods are now ’syns’

SLIMMING World members have taken to social media after some popular foods are now being classed as ’syns’.


http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16884260.slimming-world-changes-mean-muller-lights-are-now-syns/?ref=rss

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The Paul Welsh column: the stars who got old gloriously, and the ones who didn’t make it
Well here I am back again in your home and before you recycle me we are off again down Nostalgia Lane. I am sometimes asked by readers what happened to their favourites stars of yesteryear, so this week let us catch up with the fates of some half-forgotten and still famous names of the silver screen.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16831632.the-paul-welsh-column-the-stars-who-got-old-gloriously-and-the-ones-who-didnt-make-it/?ref=rss

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Christmas already? Nervous people more likely to be scrooges
Nervous and easily stressed people are more likely to be scrooges when it comes to buying Christmas presents, a new study found.

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Barnet suspends brown bin collections
Barnet Council will stop brown bin collections despite warnings from Mayor of London Sadiq Khan that he could overturn a decision to scrap them.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16861139.barnet-suspends-brown-bin-collections/?ref=rss

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Stop and search adviser headbutted police officer when his friend was arrested
A stop and search adviser to the Mayor of London headbutted a police officer when he intervened as his friend was arrested.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16861316.stop-and-search-adviser-headbutted-police-officer-when-his-friend-was-arrested/?ref=rss

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A warm day with overground difficulties
Good morning. Here are some things to keep an eye on.

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Mother-of-two rows River Thames in memory of her husband
A mother-of-two rowed the River Thames in memory of her husband who died of a brain tumour.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16837311.haringey-mother-of-two-rows-river-thames-in-memory-of-her-husband/?ref=rss

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Holden Road, N12
Holden Road is a road which bends around North Finchley and Woodside Park.

http://www.theundergroundmap.com/article.html?id=20928

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Local politicians set out climate change mission
Local politicians set out their commitments on climate change when they met with members of the public last weekend.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16834984.barnet-politicians-speak-up-on-climate-change/?ref=rss

VIEW THE WHETSTONE 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 WHETSTONE 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 WHETSTONE 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 WHETSTONE 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 WHETSTONE AREA IN THE 1900s
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Whetstone

It is thought that Whetstone was named after the stone used to sharpen knives and other tools, a chunk of which is located on the High Road, on the pavement outside the Griffin pub.

Legend has it that stone was used by soldiers about to fight in the Battle of Barnet.

Whetstone was an important staging post for stagecoaches going north from London. There has been an inn on the site of the present Griffin pub for centuries, though the present building dates from 1928.

When frequently combined with its neighbour, this combined area is the 63rd richest area in the UK (2008) - an acclamation which can be credited to Totteridge Lane, a long road home to many multi-millionaires.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
All Saints’ Church:   All Saints’ church was built in 1882.
Alma Primary:   Alma Primary School is a Jewish school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Bethune Park:   
Brook Farm Open Space:   Brook Farm Open Space is part of upper Dollis Brook.
Coathouse Farm:   Coathouse Farm was the seat of the Peacock family.
Finchley Catholic High School:   Finchley Catholic High School is a comprehensive boys’ secondary school with a coeducational sixth form in North Finchley. It accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Frenchman’s Farm:   Frenchman’s Farm was officially Church Farm.
Friary Park:   Friary Park is a nine hectare formal Edwardian park.
Gaumont:   The Gaumont Finchley opened on 19 July 1937 and was built as a replacement for the Grand Hall across the road.
Malt and Hops:   The Malt and Hops was situated at 891 High Road, N12.
Moss Hall:   Moss Hall was named after the Mosse family.
Moss Hall Nursery School:   Moss Hall is a local authority nursery school.
Moss Hall Tavern:   The Moss Hall Tavern opened in 1871 and became known as "The Elephant".
North Finchley:   North Finchley is centred on Tally Ho Corner, the junction of the roads to East Finchley, Finchley Central and Whetstone.
Northside Primary School:   Northside Primary School is a mixed community school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Oakleigh Park Farm:   Oakleigh Park Farm was immediately south of where Chandos Avenue is now.
Oakleigh Park Rail Cutting:   Oakleigh Park Rail Cutting is an 8 hectare Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation.
Oakleigh School & Acorn Assessment Centre:   Oakleigh is a community special school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Pavilion Study Centre:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 18.
Queenswell Infant & Nursery School:   Queenswell Infant & Nursery School accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Queenswell Junior School:   Queenswell Junior School is a mixed community primary which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Sacks Morasha Jewish Primary School:   Sacks Morasha Jewish Primary School accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School:   Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Primary School accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Solomon’s Terrace:   Solomon’s Terrace was a little alley that left the main road, over a stone arch with eight little cottages.
St John’s CofE Primary School:   St John’s Primary School is a mixed Church of England school.
St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School:   St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School is a girls school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Swan and Pyramids:   The Swan & Pyramids was situated at 975 High Road.
Tally Ho:   The Tally Ho was named after nearby Tally Ho Corner where in the 1820s and 30s the Tally Ho Coach Company kept the first change of horses used for the London to Birmingham mail coach.
The Holmewood School:   The Holmewood School London, is a school for 7-19-year-olds with high-functioning autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, and other language, communication and social difficulties.
Torrington House:   The Torrington Arms (Torrington House) opened in the 1830s.
Totteridge And Whetstone:   Before becoming part of the London Borough of Barnet in 1965, Totteridge was in Hertfordshire and Whetstone in Middlesex.
Totteridge Tennis Club:   
Whetstone:   It is thought that Whetstone was named after the stone used to sharpen knives and other tools, a chunk of which is located on the High Road, on the pavement outside the Griffin pub.
Whetstone Stray:   Whetstone Stray is parkland created during the twentieth century from former farmland.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Street, N12 · Alexandra Grove, N12 · Allum Way, N20 · Anastasia Mews, N12 · Applewood Close, N20 · Argyle Road, N12 · Ashbourne Close, N12 · Ashbourne Court, N12 · Athenaeum Road, N20 · Avenue Road, N12 · Avondale Avenue, N12 · Balfour Grove, N11 · Balfour Grove, N20 · Ballards Lane, N12 · Barfield Avenue, N20 · Bawtry Road, N20 · Baxendale, N20 · Beech Avenue, N20 · Belmont Close, N20 · Birkbeck Road, N12 · Birley Road, N20 · Blakeney Close, N20 · Bookbinders Cottages, N20 · Britannia Road, N12 · Brook Meadow, N12 · Brookmead Court, N20 · Buckingham Avenue, N20 · Budd Close, N12 · Capel Close, N20 · Castle Mews, N12 · Castle Road, N12 · Chandos Avenue, N20 · Charnwood Place, N20 · Christchurch Avenue, N12 · Christchurch Close, N12 · Church Close, N20 · Church Crescent, N20 · Church Path, N12 · Church Way, N20 · Churchfield Way, N12 · Clements Close, N12 · Cliveden Close, N12 · Coleridge Road, N12 · Coniston Close, N20 · Croft Mews, N20 · Dale Grove, N12 · Darcy Close, N20 · Denham Road, N20 · Deodora Close, N20 · Derby Avenue, N12 · Derwent Crescent, N20 · Domville Close, N20 · Dorie Mews, N12 · Downland Close, N20 · Elkanette Mews, N20 · Farnham Close, N20 · Fernwood Crescent, N20 · Finchley High Road, N12 · Franklin Close, N20 · Frederick’s Place, N12 · Friars Avenue, N20 · Friern Barnet Lane, N20 · Friern Mount Drive, N20 · Gainsborough Court, N12 · Gainsborough Road, N12 · Golfside Close, N20 · Grand Arcade, N12 · Grange Avenue, N12 · Grangeview Road, N20 · Great Bushey Drive, N20 · Green Bank, N12 · Green Road, N20 · Gresham Avenue, N20 · Guildown Avenue, N12 · Hall Street, N12 · Harrison Close, N20 · Hayward Road, N20 · High Road, N20 · Highwood Avenue, N12 · Hill Crescent, N20 · Hillcourt Avenue, N12 · Holden Avenue, N12 · Holden Road, N12 · Hoptree Close, N12 · Hughes Close, N12 · Hutton Grove, N12 · Hyde Court, N20 · Kingsway, N12 · Kingswood Close, N20 · Lambert Road, N12 · Lambert Way, N12 · Langton Avenue, N20 · Laurel View, N12 · Lawrence Campe Close, N20 · Limes Avenue, N12 · Links Court, N20 · Links Drive, N20 · Little Cedars, N12 · Lodge Lane, N12 · Longland Drive, N20 · Lorian Close, N12 · Loring Road, N20 · Lynton Mead, N20 · Macaret Close, N20 · Manor Drive, N20 · Marlborough Close, N20 · Marlborough Gardens, N20 · Maryrose Way, N20 · Maxfield Close, N20 · Miles Way, N20 · Moss Hall Grove, N12 · Mossborough Close, N12 · Mountview Court, N20 · Myddelton Park, N20 · Naylor Road, N20 · Nether Street, N12 · Netherfield Road, N12 · Oak Tree Drive, N20 · Oakleigh Avenue, N20 · Oakleigh Close, N20 · Oakleigh Crescent, N20 · Oakleigh Gardens, N20 · Oakleigh Mews, N20 · Oakleigh Park North, N20 · Oakleigh Park South, N20 · Oakleigh Road North, N20 · Orchard Avenue, N20 · Oxford Gardens, N20 · Park Close, N20 · Park Way, N20 · Parkwood Flats, N11 · Percy Road, N12 · Pollard Road, N20 · Porch Way, N20 · Queens Avenue, N20 · Queens Well Avenue, N20 · Raleigh Drive, N20 · Rasper Road, N20 · Ravensdale Avenue, N12 · Regent Close, N12 · Ridgeview Road, N20 · Rosemont Avenue, N12 · Rowben Close, N20 · Rowben Way, N20 · Russell Gardens, N20 · Russell Road, N20 · Sherwood Street, N20 · Sherwood Terrace, N20 · Simmons Close, N20 · Simmons Way, N20 · South Mount, N20 · Springfield Close, N12 · St Andrew’s Close, N12 · St James Avenue, N20 · St James Close, N20 · St John’s Close, N20 · St Margarets Avenue, N20 · St Ninian’s Court, N20 · St. Margaret’s Avenue, N20 · Stanhope Road, N12 · Station Approach, N12 · Swan Lane, N20 · Sweets Way, N20 · Temple Avenue, N20 · Thatcham Gardens, N20 · The Firs, N20 · The Oaks, N12 · Theobald’s Avenue, N12 · Thyra Grove, N12 · Totteridge Lane, N20 · Turners Close, N20 · Ventnor Drive, N20 · Well Grove, N20 · Wessex Court, N20 · West Hill Way, N20 · Whittington Mews, N12 · Winifred Place, N12 · Woodberry Grove, N12 · Woodside Avenue, N12 · Woodside Grange Road, N12 · Woodside Grove, N12 · Woodside Lane, N12 · Woodside Park Road, N12 · York Way, N20 ·
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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
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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