The Avenue, N11

Road in/near East Barnet, existing between 1881 and now

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The Avenue dated from, at the latest, 1881.


The Avenue and the streets around were described as one of the roughest north London suburbs in 1891.

There was an alleyway leading to The Avenue between numbers 57 and 61 Oakleigh Road South in the 1950s. The other end of the alleyway came out between numbers 14 and 18 The Avenue. A brick air raid shelter was situated in the alleyway.

By 1965, it was agreed by the local council that the area should be redeveloped. The Avenue district was cleared after 1969 By 1975, Stewards Holte Walk, Coppies Grove, and flats called Holmesdale and Stanhope had been built.

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VIEW THE EAST BARNET 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 EAST BARNET 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 EAST BARNET 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 EAST BARNET AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1860 map does not display.

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

 

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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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