The Old Royal Naval College, SE10

Road in/near Greenwich

 HOME  ARTICLE  MAP  FULLSCREEN  STREETS  RECENT  BLOG  HELP  CONTACT 
Click here to log in on Facebook Advanced
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302018Fullscreen map
Road · Greenwich · SE10 · Contributed by The Underground Map
JANUARY
1
2000


The Old Royal Naval College is one of the streets of London in the SE10 postal area.



ADD A STORY TO THE OLD ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE

Do you come from The Old Royal Naval College, SE10, or know it well? Tell your story here.
Ensure that contributions are kept civilised and are not abusive.
We store your comment's IP address and reserve the right to apply bans where community standards are violated.
Please enter your name:
Enter the information you wish to add to The Old Royal Naval College, SE10:
Please prove that you are a human by typing the text that you see in the picture below.
CAPTCHA Image
Refresh Image
You can completely dispense with this CAPTCHA palava by logging onto our Facebook app.
Contribution type:
 

If you authorise our The Undeground Map Facebook app by clicking the Facebook logo at the top right of the screen, you can add stories, photos and more to this location.
Note that the Undeground Map Facebook app does not post to Facebook on your behalf.
Dawn Greene
Dawn Greene    
Added: 24 Aug 2017 13:08 GMT   
Expires: 3 Feb 2271 10:02 GMT   
IP: 90.192.14.114
3:1:30998
Post by Dawn Greene : Emily Street (1925)

My dads family lived here in 1911 maybe before still checking that out the name was Emily Gladding lived at 22 Emily Street then she married George Cassilllo y
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
IP:
4:2:30998
Post by LDNnews: Greenwich
Greenwich Council goes on the road urging people to sign up for organ donation
Greenwich Council is urging people to sign up for organ donation as they campaign around the borough.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15845759.Greenwich_Council_goes_on_the_road_urging_people_to_sign_up_for_organ_donation/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 22:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 22:00 GMT   
IP:
4:3:30998
Post by LDNnews: Elverson Road
’I have lost my quality of life’: Terminally ill woman staying in Travelodge after ’outbreak of rats’ at her flat

A terminally ill woman has had to borrow money to stay in a Travelodge hotel after an "outbreak of rats" at her home.


http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/15839657._I_have_lost_my_quality_of_life___Terminally_ill_woman_staying_in_Travelodge_after__outbreak_of_rats__at_her_flat/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 22:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 22:00 GMT   
IP:
4:4:30998
Post by LDNnews: Lewisham
Weather warning for London and Kent for snow and gale force winds

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow that could hit London in the coming days.


http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/15845140.Weather_warning_for_London_and_Kent_for_snow_and_gale_force_winds/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 21:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 21:00 GMT   
IP:
4:5:30998
Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Tom Hardy in plea for Londoners' help after four adorable puppies found dumped in a box and left to die
Actor Tom Hardy has urged Londoners to give great homes to rescue dogs after four puppies were found dumped in a box and left to die in a park.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/four-puppies-found-dumped-in-a-box-and-left-to-die-in-east-london-park-a3741551.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 20:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 20:00 GMT   
IP:
4:6:30998
Post by LDNnews: Bromley-by-Bow
Chelsea will target West Ham star Manuel Lanzini if he maintains performances, says Garth Crooks
Garth Crooks has warned that Chelsea could steal 'magician' Manuel Lanzini after he led West Ham to their biggest win of the season.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-will-target-west-ham-star-manuel-lanzini-if-he-maintains-performances-says-garth-crooks-a3741296.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 20:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 20:00 GMT   
IP:
4:7:30998
Post by LDNnews: Bow Road
Antonio Conte rules out Chelsea transfer swoop for Manchester United target Alexis Sanchez
Antonio Conte has confirmed Chelsea are not making a late bid to beat Manchester United to the signing of Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/antonio-conte-rules-out-chelsea-transfer-swoop-for-manchester-united-target-alexis-sanchez-a3741561.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
4:8:30998
Post by LDNnews: Crossharbour
Rail delays as trains cannot travel from Blackheath
Signalling problems between Blackheath and Charlton has left morning commuters with delays.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15830191.Rail_delays_as_trains_cannot_travel_from_Blackheath/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
4:9:30998
Post by LDNnews: South Quay
U2 announce they will be returning to The O2 this year
Legendary Irish band U2 have announced that they will be returning to The O2 this year.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15830658.U2_announce_they_will_be_returning_to_The_O2_this_year/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
4:10:30998
Post by LDNnews: Deptford Bridge
How a new homeless centre in Plumstead is helping rough sleepers with mental health issues get back to work

Homeless people sleeping on the streets across Greenwich will have a roof over their head thanks to a new centre.


http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15843861.How_a_new_homeless_centre_in_Plumstead_is_helping_rough_sleepers_with_mental_health_issues_get_back_to_work/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
Expires: 30 Jan 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
4:11:30998
Post by LDNnews: West India Quay
Teenager who raped woman at knifepoint in a park handed longer jail sentence
A teenager who raped a woman at knifepoint in broad daylight in an Eltham park has had his jail sentence increased because the original sentence was not considered strong enough.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15845139.Teenager_who_raped_woman_at_knifepoint_in_a_park_handed_longer_jail_sentence/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jan 2018 23:20 GMT   
Expires: 29 Jan 2018 23:20 GMT   
IP:
4:12:30998
Post by LDNnews: Canning Town
Lloyd's of London seeking injunction to stop freerunners scaling iconic Grade 1-listed building
Lloyd's of London is seeking an injunction to stop people from scaling its Grade 1-listed building.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/lloyds-of-london-seeking-injunction-to-stop-freerunners-scaling-iconic-grade-1listed-building-a3739876.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jan 2018 23:00 GMT   
Expires: 29 Jan 2018 23:00 GMT   
IP:
4:13:30998
Post by LDNnews: Stepney Green
Survivor of Second World War bombing which hit a Lewisham school wants graves restored

A survivor of Second World War bombing which hit a Catford school has said she wants the graves of the 38 children and six teachers who were killed restored .


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15828940.Survivor_of_Second_World_War_bombing_which_hit_a_Lewisham_school_wants_graves_restored/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
Expires: 29 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
IP:
4:14:30998
Post by LDNnews: Bromley-by-Bow
Top-to-bottom overhaul is required if Arsenal are to regain an air of invincibility
There were a few glasses raised in north London last night but with mixed feelings. Manchester City's defeat by Liverpool meant Arsenal's Invincibles maintain their status as the only team in the modern era to go through the League season undefeated.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-top-to-bottom-overhaul-is-required-to-regain-an-air-of-invincibility-a3740661.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
Expires: 29 Jan 2018 22:20 GMT   
IP:
4:15:30998
Post by LDNnews: Bow Road
Manchester United's Jose Mourinho hints Anthony Martial will not join Arsenal
Jose Mourinho has given the clearest indication yet that Manchester United are determined to keep Anthony Martial rather than use him in a potential deal for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/manchester-united-news-jose-mourinho-hints-anthony-martial-will-not-join-arsenal-a3740796.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jan 2018 21:20 GMT   
Expires: 29 Jan 2018 21:20 GMT   
IP:
4:16:30998
Post by LDNnews: Island Gardens
13-year-old boy missing after he was last spotted in Woolwich McDonalds
A 13-year-old boy has gone missing after he was last spotted at a McDonalds in Woolwich three days ago.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15827990.13_year_old_boy_missing_after_he_was_last_spotted_in_Woolwich_McDonalds/?ref=rss
VIEW THE GREENWICH AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1750 map does not display.

VIEW THE GREENWICH AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1800 map does not display.

VIEW THE GREENWICH AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1830 map does not display.

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

 

 
 Upload an image
You can add an image to this location if you are logged into our Facebook app.
 Add new information to this location
You can add text to this location if you are logged into our Facebook app.
 
 Log on via Facebook
You can use a Facebook id to add material to this website.

Greenwich

Greenwich is a town, now part of the south eastern urban sprawl of London, on the south bank of the River Thames in the London Borough of Greenwich.

Greenwich is located at a latitude and longitude of 51? 28’ 38" N and 0? 0’ 0" E/W (by definition).

The Royal Greenwich Observatory is located in Greenwich and the Prime Meridian passes through the building. Greenwich Mean Time was at one time based on the time observations made at the Royal Greenwich Observatory, before being superseded by Coordinated Universal Time. While Greenwich no longer hosts a working astronomical observatory, a ball still drops daily to mark the exact moment of noon (UTC) 1pm (13:00)(BST), and there is a good museum of astronomical and navigational tools.

The observatory is situated in Greenwich Park, which used to be the grounds of the Royal Palace of Placentia. At the bottom of the park is the National Maritime Museum which also includes the Queen’s House, designed by Inigo Jones. It is free to visit all these buildings. Greenwich also features the world’s only museum dedicated to fans, the Fan Museum, in a Georgian townhouse at 10?12 Croom’s Hill (fee payable). Also on Croom’s Hill, on the corner of the junction with Nevada Street is Greenwich Theatre, formerly Crowder’s Music Hall.

The Cutty Sark (a clipper ship) is moored in a dry dock by the river. Nearby for many years was also displayed Gipsy Moth IV, the 54 yacht sailed by Sir Francis Chichester in his single-handed, 226-day circumnavigation of the globe during 1966?67. In 2004, Gypsy Moth IV was removed from Greenwich for extensive restoration work to be followed by a return to the sea and a second sailing career.

By the Cutty Sark, there is a pedestrian tunnel, the Greenwich foot tunnel, to the Isle of Dogs. This comes out in Island Gardens, from where the famous view of Greenwich Hospital painted by Canaletto can be seen. On the riverside in front of the north-east corner of the Hospital is an obelisk erected in memory of Arctic explorer Joseph Ren? Bellot.

The Millennium Dome was built on a disused British Gas site here. It is next to North Greenwich tube station, about three miles from Greenwich town centre, north of Charlton. With the Greenwich Millennium Village a new development on the reclaimed land near to the Millennium Dome.

The University of Greenwich and the Trinity College of Music are now based in the Greenwich Hospital (formerly the Royal Naval College) buildings between Greenwich Park and the river. These buildings were designed by Sir Christopher Wren and include the Painted Hall, painted by James Thornhill and St Paul’s Chapel. These are also open to the public for free.

The church dominating the western side of the town centre is St Alfege’s Church, designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor in 1714, and marks the place where Archbishop of Canterbury Alfege (also spelt ’Alphege’) was murdered in 1012.

The town centre features Greenwich Market, a covered market popular with tourists at the weekends.

In 1997, maritime Greenwich was added to the list of World Heritage Sites.

In recognition of the suburb’s astronomical links, Asteroid 2830 has been named ’Greenwich’.


Famous residents

(In alphabetical order)


Astronomer Royal Sir George Airy lived in the White House, Croom’s Hill

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield, statesman and man of letters, lived in the Ranger’s House, Chesterfield Walk, SE10.

Dr Samuel Johnson, compiler of the first English dictionary, lived in Greenwich Church Street when he first came to London in 1736

comedian Dan Leno rented accommodation at the Spreadeagle Tavern, Stockwell Street in 1902

Poet Cecil Day-Lewis lived at 6 Croom’s Hill

Architect Samuel Sanders Teulon was born in Greenwich.

Artist Sir James Thornhill was said to have lived in Park Hall on Croom’s Hill (originally designed for architect John James who never actually occupied the house).

Interior designer and television presenter Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen lives in the Borough and often appears in support of local activities.

Architect Sir John Vanbrugh lived at 121 Maze Hill in a house of his own design overlooking Greenwich Park

Benjamin Waugh, founder of the UK charity the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children lived in Croom’s Hill.

General James Wolfe lived in McCartney House in Croom’s Hill, and was buried in St Alfege’s Church.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Island Gardens:   Island Gardens is an area of the Isle of Dogs opposite Greenwich.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
, SE10 · Admirals Gate, SE10 · Allison Close, SE10 · Ashburnham Grove, SE10 · Ashburnham Place, SE10 · Ashburnham Retreat, SE10 · Banning Street, E14 · Banning Street, SE10 · Bardsley Lane, SE10 · Blackheath Avenue, SE10 · Blackheath Business Centre, SE10 · Blackheath Business Estate, SE10 · Blackheath Hill, SE10 · Blackheath Road, SE10 · Blissett Street, SE10 · Bower Avenue, SE10 · Bower Avenue, SE3 · Braddyll Street, SE10 · Brand Street, SE10 · Bridge High Road, SE10 · Brookmarsh Industrial Estate, SE10 · Brookmarsh Trading Estate Norman Road, SE10 · Burgos Grove, SE10 · Burney Street, SE10 · Cade Road, SE10 · Caradoc Street, SE10 · Catherine Grove, SE10 · Charlton Way, SE10 · Chesterfield Walk, SE10 · Chesterfield Walk, SE3 · Churchfields, SE10 · Circus Street, SE10 · Claremont Street, SE10 · Clayton Mews, SE10 · College Approach, SE10 · Colomb Street, SE10 · Conduit Avenue, SE10 · Crane Street, SE10 · Creek Road, SE10 · Crescent Arcade, SE10 · Crooms Hill Grove, SE10 · Crooms Hill, SE10 · Cross Avenue, SE10 · Crosslet Vale, SE10 · Crosslet Vale, SE13 · Crowleys Wharf, SE10 · Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 · Dabin Crescent, SE10 · Dartmouth Grove, SE10 · Dartmouth Hill, SE10 · Dartmouth Row, SE10 · Dartmouth Row, SE13 · Devonshire Drive, SE10 · Diamond Terrace, SE10 · Ditch Alley, SE10 · Dowells Street, SE10 · Dutton Street, SE10 · Earlswood Street, SE10 · Eastney Street, SE10 · Egerton Drive, SE10 · Feathers Place, SE10 · General Wolfe Road, SE10 · Georgette Place, SE10 · Gloucester Circus, SE10 · Great Cross Avenue, SE10 · Greenwich Centre Business Park, SE10 · Greenwich Church Street, SE10 · Greenwich Church Street; Welland Street, SE10 · Greenwich Foot Tunnel south stairs, SE10 · Greenwich Foot Tunnel, E14 · Greenwich Foot Tunnel, SE10 · Greenwich High Road, SE10 · Greenwich Industrial Estate, SE10 · Greenwich Market, SE10 · Greenwich Park Street, SE10 · Greenwich Park, SE10 · Greenwich South Street, SE10 · Greenwich Square, SE10 · Guildford Grove, SE10 · Ha’Penny Hatch, SE10 · Haddo Street, SE10 · Hawks Mews, SE10 · High Bridge Wharf, SE10 · High Bridge, SE10 · Highbridge Wharf, E14 · Highbridge Wharf, SE10 · Horseferry Place, SE10 · Hoskins Street, SE10 · Hyde Vale, SE10 · Kay Way, SE10 · King Charles Court Old Royal Naval College, SE10 · King George Street, SE10 · King William Lane, SE10 · King William Walk, SE10 · Langdale Road, SE10 · Lassell Street, SE10 · Luton Place, SE10 · Maidenstone Hill, SE10 · Maritime Museum Repository, SE3 · Mays Court, SE10 · Merryweather Place, SE10 · Naval Walk, BR2 · Nelson Road, SE10 · Nevada Street, SE10 · Norman Road, SE10 · Old Pearson Street, SE10 · Old Woolwich Road, SE10 · Orlop Street, SE10 · Park Row, SE10 · Peyton Place, SE10 · Pigsty Alley, SE10 · Plumbridge Street, SE10 · Point Close, SE10 · Point Hill, SE10 · Poplar Business Park, E14 · Prince Of Orange Lane, SE10 · Prior Street, SE10 · Queen Elizabeth’s College, SE10 · Randal Place, SE10 · Randall Place, SE10 · Rangers Square, SE10 · Roan Street, SE10 · Romney Road, SE10 · Royal Hill, SE10 · Shooters Hill Road, SE10 · Sparta Street, SE10 · Stockwell Street, SE10 · Straightsmouth, SE10 · Tarves Way, SE10 · Thames Street, SE10 · The Avenue, SE10 · The Old Royal Naval College, SE10 · Trafalgar Grove, SE10 · Trenchard Street, SE10 · Trinity Grove, SE10 · Tunnel Avenue Realignment, SE10 · Turnpin Lane, SE10 · Tyler Street, SE10 · Vanbrugh Hill Health Centre, SE10 · Vanbrugh Hill, SE10 · Victoria Parade, SE10 · Walnut Tree Road, SE10 · Wat Tyler Road, SE10 · Wat Tyler Road, SE3 · Wellington Grove, SE10 · West Grove, SE10 · Westgrove Lane, SE10 · Whitworth Street, SE10 · Winforton Street, SE10 · Woodland Crescent, SE10 · Woodland Cresent, SE10 ·


USING THIS MATERIAL IN OTHER ARTICLES

Print-friendly version of this page

What is The Old Royal Naval College, SE10 like as a place to live?

Data from placeilive.com/

Links

Island Gardens
Facebook Page
Mudchute
Facebook Page
Greenwich
Facebook Page
Cutty Sark
Facebook Page
Ideal Homes
A history of South East London's suburbs
Hidden London
Histor­ically inclined look at the capital’s obscure attractions
Edith’s Streets
A wander through London, street by street
British History Online
Digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources.
Londonist
All-encompassing website
Time Out
Listings magazine

Maps


Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, 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.
London Transport

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.
London Transport

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)
1 


COPYRIGHT TERMS:
Unless a source is explicitedly stated, text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Articles may be a remixes of various Wikipedia articles plus work by the website authors - original Wikipedia source can generally be accessed under the same name as the main title. This does not affect its Creative Commons attribution.

Maps upon this website are in the public domain because they are mechanical scans of public domain originals, or from the available evidence are so similar to such a scan or photocopy that no copyright protection can be expected to arise. The originals themselves are in public domain for the following reason:
Public domain Maps used are in the public domain in the United States, and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years or less.
This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighbouring rights.

This tag is designed for use where there may be a need to assert that any enhancements (eg brightness, contrast, colour-matching, sharpening) are in themselves insufficiently creative to generate a new copyright. It can be used where it is unknown whether any enhancements have been made, as well as when the enhancements are clear but insufficient. For usage, see Commons:When to use the PD-scan tag.