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West End Lady
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Post by West End Lady: Rossmore Road, NW1

Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

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Was there a Wellington street there

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Conservatives unveil three-strong shortlist for London Mayoral candidacy
The Conservatives have announced a shortlist of three people from which they will choose their candidate to stand for London Mayor in 2020.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/mayor/conservatives-unveil-threestrong-shortlist-for-london-mayoral-candidacy-a3893306.html

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Council defends record on ’truly affordable’ homes amid Bexley housing crisis
Council defends record on ’truly affordable’ homes amid Bexley housing crisis

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16368301.bexley-council-defends-affordable-homes-record-amid-housing-crisis/?ref=rss

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South Western Railway strike: Dates, times and all you need to know about the eight-day walk-out
Long-suffering South Western Railway passengers are set to endure more chaos as unions confirmed a further eight days of industrial action.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/south-western-railway-strike-dates-times-and-all-you-need-to-know-a3892921.html

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Cristiano Ronaldo leaves spectacular tip for hotel staff after Greek holiday
Cristiano Ronaldo leaves spectacular tip for hotel staff after Greek holiday

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/cristiano-ronaldo-leaves-spectacular-tip-for-hotel-staff-after-greek-holiday-a3892951.html

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Love Island’s Eyal ’kisses’ Ashley Roberts at ITV summer party


Eyal Booker appears to have moved on with Ashley Roberts after the two were spotted kissing in the smoking area at the ITV summer party at the Nobu Hotel in London’s Shoreditch on Thursday.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5974689/Love-Islands-Eyal-Booker-22-KISSES-Pussycat-Dolls-Ashley-Roberts-36-ITV-summer-party.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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Traffic news: UK drivers to face major jams on roads as millions set off for summer getaway
Drivers have been warned to expect major traffic jams as millions of people take to the roads this weekend for the beginning of the summer getaway.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/uk-travel-latest-drivers-to-face-major-traffic-jams-on-roads-as-summer-getaway-begins-a3891916.html

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Man held after woman dies on Hanwell street
A man, 28, was arrested after a seriously injured woman died at the scene in Hanwell west London

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44888471

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Petr Cech focused on Arsenal future with David Ospina free to pursue Emirates exit
The agent of Petr Cech insists the Arsenal goalkeeper is focused on his future at the club with the door open for fellow shot-stopper David Ospina to depart.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/petr-cech-focused-on-arsenal-with-david-ospina-free-to-pursue-emirates-exit-a3891826.html

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Inside London penthouse where Tara Palmer-Tomkinson lay dead


Inside London penthouse where Tara Palmer-Tomkinson lay dead


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Waterloo delays: Thousands of commuters stuck at London's busiest station amid major delays
Thousands of commuters faced travel misery after a major rail route from London was hit by delays and cancellations.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/waterloo-delays-thousands-of-commuters-stuck-at-londons-busiest-station-amid-major-delays-a3890726.html

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Former James Bond star Pierce, 65, was evidently smitten with his wife as they shared an affectionate moment before strolling hand in hand to the popular Mayfair eatery.


Former James Bond star Pierce, 65, was evidently smitten with his wife as they shared an affectionate moment before strolling hand in hand to the popular Mayfair eatery.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5966835/Pierce-Brosnan-65-shares-passionate-kiss-wife-Keely-Shaye-Smith-54.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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LIVE | Latest transfer news and gossip from the summer window
LIVE | Latest transfer news and gossip from the summer window

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-set-for-alisson-bidding-war-with-liverpool-as-real-madrid-close-in-on-355m-thibaut-courtois-a3890181.html

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Neighbour 'terrorised' mother and daughter with abuse campaign in south London
A neighbour "terrorised" a mother and daughter by hurling insults at them and blasting loud music in a campaign of abuse they feared would never end, a court was told.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/neighbour-terrorised-mother-and-daughter-with-abuse-campaign-a3889066.html

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Italians outraged as Louvre Museum doctors Mona Lisa to celebrate French World Cup triumph
The Louvre museum has sparked outrage among Italians after tweeting a doctored image of the Mona Lisa in a French football shirt.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/italians-outraged-as-louvre-museum-doctors-mona-lisa-to-celebrate-french-world-cup-triumph-a3889681.html

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

 

Edgware Road

Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.

The main Edgware Road station now serves the Circle, District and Hammersmith & City lines.

A second Edgware Road station was opened on 15 June 1907 by the Baker Street and Waterloo Railway (BS&WR, now the Bakerloo line) when it extended its line from the temporary northern terminus at Marylebone. In common with other early stations of the lines owned by the Underground Electric Railways Company of London, that station was designed by architect Leslie Green with an ox-blood red glazed terracotta façade.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Lodge:   The block of flats called Abbey Lodge was not the first Abbey Lodge on the site.
Abingdon House School:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 15. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Ark King Solomon Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Christ Church Bentinck CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Connaught House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Edgware Road:   Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.
Gateway Academy:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Halcyon London International School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Hyde Park:   
Hyett's hand-drawn 1807 map:   William Hyett produced an amazingly accurate map of the London countryside in 1807, using just pen and paper.
International Community School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 19. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
London Business School:   Higher education institutions
Marylebone:   Marylebone - so good they named it once but pronounced it seven different ways.
Marylebone Children’s Centre Information Point:   This is a children’s centre.
Metropolitan Borough of Westminster:   The Metropolitan Borough of Westminster was a metropolitan borough in the County of London from 1900 to 1965.
Micky Star Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Odeon Marble Arch:   The Odeon Marble Arch (known as the Regal 1928-1945) was a cinema located opposite Marble Arch monument at the top of Park Lane, with its main entrance on Edgware Road.
Portman Early Childhood Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
St Georges Fields:   St George’s Fields are a former burial ground of St George’s, Hanover Square, lying between Connaught Street and Bayswater Road.
St John’s Wood Pre-Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
St Mary’s Bryanston Square CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Minerva Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
The Serpentine:   The Serpentine is a 40-acre (16 ha) recreational lake in Hyde Park.
The Sylvia Young Theatre School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 10 and 16.
Tyburn:   Tyburn was a village of Middlesex close to the current location of Marble Arch and the southern end of Edgware Road.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Twopenny Tube:   In 1900, a pioneering underground railway began running in London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adpar Street, W2 · Albion Close, W2 · Albion Mews, W2 · Albion Street, W2 · Alpha Close, NW1 · Archery Close, W2 · Ashbridge Street, NW8 · Ashmill Street, NW1 · Ashmill Street, NW8 · Balcombe Street, NW1 · Balcome Street, E9 · Bell Street, NW1 · Belvedere Strand, NW9 · Bendall Mews, NW1 · Bernhardt Crescent, NW8 · Bilton Towers, W1H · Boscobel Street, NW8 · Boston Place, NW1 · Bouverie Place, W2 · Braithwaite Tower, W2 · Brendon Street, W1H · Broadley Street, NW8 · Broadley Terrace, NW1 · Brown Street, W1H · Brunswick Mews, W1H · Bryanston Mews East, W1H · Bryanston Mews West, W1H · Bryanston Place, W1H · Bryanston Square, W1H · Bryanston Street, W2 · Burwood Place, W2 · Cabbell Street, NW1 · Cambridge Court, W2 · Cambridge Square, W2 · Capland Street, NW8 · Castlereagh Street, W1H · Cato Street, W1H · Cavendish Close, NW8 · Chagford House, NW1 · Chagford Street, NW1 · Chapel Street, NW1 · Church Street, NW8 · Church Street, W2 · Clarendon Place, W2 · Clarewood Court, W1H · Clenston Mews, W1H · Clifton Place, W2 · Connaught Close, W2 · Connaught Place, W2 · Connaught Square, W2 · Connaught Street, W2 · Corlett Street, NW1 · Corporate Communications Macmillan House, W2 · Cosway Street, NW1 · Crawford Mews, W1H · Crawford Place, W1H · Crawford Street, W1H · Cumberland Mansions, W1H · Cuthbert Street, W2 · Daventry Street, NW1 · Dorset Square, NW1 · Durweston Street, W1H · Edgware Road Subway, W2 · Edgware Road, NW1 · Edgware Road, NW8 · Edgware Road, W1H · Edgware Road, W2 · Edna House, W2 · Enford Street, W1H · Entrance Macmillan House, W2 · Fisherton Street, NW8 · Frampton Street, NW8 · Frederick Close, W2 · George Street, W1H · George Street, W2 · Gloucester Place, NW1 · Gloucester Square, W2 · Great Central Street, NW1 · Great Cumberland Place, W1 · Great Cumberland Place, W1H · Grendon Street, NW8 · Hall Place, W2 · Hampden Gurney Street, W1H · Hampshire House, W2 · Hanover Gate, NW8 · Hanover Mews, NW8 · Hanover Terrace, NW1 · Harbet Road, W2 · Harcourt Street, W1H · Harewood Avenue, NW1 · Harewood Row, NW1 · Harrowby Street, W1H · Hatton Street, NW8 · Hayes Place, NW1 · Homer Row, W1H · Homer Street, W1H · Howards Way, W2 · Huntsworth Mews, NW1 · Hyde Park Crescent, W2 · Hyde Park Cresent, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens Mews, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens, W2 · Hyde Park Gardnes, W2 · Hyde Park Place, W2 · Hyde Park Square, W2 · Hyde Park Street, W2 · Hyde Park, W2 · Ivor Court, NW1 · Ivor Place, NW1 · Jerome Crescent, NW8 · Joe Strummer Subway, W2 · Junction Mews, W2 · Junction Place, W2 · Kendal Street, W2 · Kent Passage, NW1 · Kent Terrace, NW1 · Knox Street, W1H · Linhope Street, NW1 · Lisson Grove, NW1 · Lisson Grove, NW8 · Lisson Street, NW1 · Lodge Road, NW8 · Luton Street, NW8 · Mallory Street, NW8 · Market Place, W1H · Marylebone Flyover, NW1 · Marylebone Flyover, W2 · Melcombe Place, NW1 · Merchant Square, W2 · Miles Buildings, NW1 · Molyneux Street, W1H · Montagu Mews North, W1H · Montagu Place, W1H · New Ride, SW1X · Norfolk Crescent, W2 · Norfolk Place, W2 · Norfolk Square, W2 · North Bank, NW8 · North Carriage Drive, W2 · Nutford Place, W1H · Old Marylebone Road, NW1 · Outer Circle, NW1 · Outer Circle, NW8 · Oxford Square, W2 · Paddington Green, W2 · Palgrave Gardens, NW1 · Park Road, NW1 · Park Road, NW8 · Park Steps, W2 · Park West Place, W2 · Park West, W2 · Paveley Street, NW8 · Penfold Place, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW8 · Plympton Place, NW8 · Policeman’s Walk, W2 · Policeman’s Walk, W2 · Porchester Place, W2 · Portman Gate, NW1 · Portsea Mews, W2 · Portsea Place, W2 · Praed Mews, W2 · Praed Street, W2 · Princess Louise Close, W2 · Quadrangle Tower, W2 · Radnor Lodge, W2 · Radnor Mews, W2 · Radnor Place, W2 · Rainsford Street, W2 · Ranston Street, NW1 · Richmond House, NW1 · Rossmore Road, NW1 · Rotten Row, SW1X · Rotten Row, SW7 · Saint Michael’s Street, W2 · Sale Place, W2 · Salisbury Place, SW9 · Salisbury Place, W1H · Salisbury Street, NW8 · Serpentine Bridge, W2 · Serpentine Road, SW1X · Serpentine Road, SW7 · Serpentine Road, W1J · Serpentine Road, W1K · Serpentine Road, W2 · Seymour Buildings, W1H · Seymour Leisure Centre, W1H · Seymour Place, W1H · Seymour Street, W1H · Seymour Street, W2 · Shillibeer Place, W1H · Shouldham Street, W1H · Shroton Street, NW1 · Southwick Mews, W2 · Southwick Place, W2 · Southwick Street, W2 · St Johns Church, W2 · St Marks Church, NW1 · St Marys Medical School, W2 · St Michaels Street, W2 · Stalbridge Street, NW1 · Stanhope House, W2 · Stanhope Place, W2 · Stanhope Terrace, W2 · Star Street, W2 · Stourcliffe Street, W1H · Strathearn Place, W2 · Sussex Gardens, W2 · Sussex Place, NW1 · Sussex Place, W2 · Swain Street, NW8 · Taunton Place, NW1 · The Water Gardens, W2 · Thornton Place, W1H · Tigris House Fourth Floor, W2 · Transept Street, NW1 · Tresham Crescent, NW8 · Upper Berkeley Street, W1H · Upper Montagu Street, W1H · Vincent Court, W1H · Wallace Court, NW1 · Walmer Place, W1H · Water Gardens, W2 · West Carriage Drive, SW7 · West Carriage Drive, W2 · Whitehaven Street, NW8 · Wyndham Mews, W1H · Wyndham Place, W1H · Wyndham Street, NW1 · Wyndham Street, W1H · Wyndham Yard, W1H · York Street, W1H ·
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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
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Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
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 central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
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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)
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