Stag Lane Aerodrome

Airfield in/near Burnt Oak, existed between 1915 and 1934

 HOME  ARTICLE  MAP  FULLSCREEN  STREETS  RECENT  BLOG  HELP  CONTACT 
Click here to log in on Facebook Advanced
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302017Fullscreen map
Airfield · Burnt Oak · HA8 · Contributed by The Underground Map
APRIL
30
2017


Stag Lane Aerodrome was a private aerodrome between 1915 and 1934.

The land for an aerodrome was purchased by the London & Provincial Aviation Company during October 1915. The company used the aerodrome for flying training during the First World War. London & Provincial ceased flying in July 1919 after a dispute with Department of Civil Aviation (see United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority), which refused them a licence.

Stag Lane became the main base of The de Havilland Aircraft Company Limited in 1920. Former wartime aircraft were refurbished in the early years, and the company designed and built large numbers of aircraft at Stag Lane in the 1920s and early 1930s. In 1934 the company moved to a larger factory and airfield at Hatfield Aerodrome, Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

Stag Lane Aerodrome was sold for housing development in 1933, though a small 15-acre (61,000 m2) site was retained as a factory and offices for The de Havilland Engine Company Limited. The last flight from the airfield was a de Havilland Hornet Moth in July 1934.

Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Licence



Stag Lane Aerodrome news feed:
Add a comment to the Stag Lane Aerodrome news feed.
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 Stag Lane Aerodrome:
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.
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 12:50 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 12:50 GMT   
IP:
1:1
Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Residents encouraged to clean up in the bathroom as part of recycling scheme
Although Kermit the Frog and Diana Ross sang it just ain’t easy being green, local authorities are trying to make it a simple as possible as part of a new initiative.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15557970.Residents_encouraged_to_clean_up_in_the_bathroom_as_part_of_recycling_scheme/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 08:20 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 08:20 GMT   
IP:
1:2
Post by LDNnews: Canons Park
Morning weather and travel update
Weather

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15557621.Morning_weather_and_travel_update/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 08:10 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 08:10 GMT   
IP:
1:3
Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
EPL Table: 2017-18 Premier League standings for gameweek 6
Arsenal climbed to seventh in the Premier League table with a hard-fought 2-0 win against West Brom on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/epl-table-2017-18-premier-league-standings-for-gameweek-6-a3643476.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 03:00 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 03:00 GMT   
IP:
1:4
Post by LDNnews: South Kenton
Man killed in a M25 crash named
Daniel Dayalan, 60, died at the scene of a three-car crash in north London.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-41386110
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 00:10 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 00:10 GMT   
IP:
1:5
Post by LDNnews: Colindale
Four guilty of blue badge fraud
Four people were prosecuted for disabled badge fraud across the borough.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15551864.Four_guilty_of_blue_badge_fraud/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 23:20 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 23:20 GMT   
IP:
1:6
Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Multi faith group shares message of hope in preparation for week of events
A multi-faith group has released a message of hope as they prepare for a week of events.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15556526.Multi_faith_group_shares_message_of_hope_in_preparation_for_week_of_events/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 18:30 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 18:30 GMT   
IP:
1:7
Post by LDNnews: Wembley Park
Marble Arch: Person killed after being hit by Tube train in central London
A person has died after being hit by a train at a busy central London station.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/marble-arch-emergency-services-called-to-station-after-person-hit-by-train-a3643061.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 15:00 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 15:00 GMT   
IP:
1:8
Post by LDNnews: Stanmore
Hero pensioner uses suitcase to shield family from machete moped gang
A heroic 73-year-old man today described how he used an empty suitcase to shield his wife and relatives from an attack by a machete-wielding moped gang.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/hero-pensioner-uses-suitcase-to-shield-family-from-machete-moped-gang-a3642531.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 14:10 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 14:10 GMT   
IP:
1:9
Post by LDNnews: Mill Hill Broadway
Roadshows to re-educate Londoners on the benefits of recycling
New data shows one in five Londoners struggle to understand the benefits of recycling.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15550737.Roadshows_to_re_educate_Londoners_on_the_benefits_of_recycling/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 14:10 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 14:10 GMT   
IP:
1:10
Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Countdown to Christmas commences with children’s card competition
The countdown to the most wonderful time of the year is officially on as the Christmas card competition commences.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15556194.Countdown_to_Christmas_commences_with_children__39_s_card_competition/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 09:50 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 09:50 GMT   
IP:
1:11
Post by LDNnews: Canons Park
Man with a ’slash wound’ in hospital following South Norwood stabbing
A man is in hospital after police found him suffering with a "slash wound" in South Norwood.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15555389.Man_with_a___39_slash_wound__39__in_hospital_following_South_Norwood_stabbing/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 25 Sep 2017 09:50 GMT   
Expires: 9 Oct 2017 09:50 GMT   
IP:
1:12
Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
Investigation underway following fire at a block of flats in Sutton
An investigation has been launched following a fire at a block of flats in Sutton.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15555601.Investigation_underway_following_fire_at_a_block_of_flats_in_Sutton/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 16:00 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 16:00 GMT   
IP:
2:13
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Kwame Kwei-Armah named as next Young Vic boss
Kwame Kwei-Armah has been named as the next artistic director of the Young Vic theatre in The Cut, succeeding David Lan whose departure from the role was announced earlier this year.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/ijC_RmFptGM/9394
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 15:50 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 15:50 GMT   
IP:
2:14
Post by LDNnews: South Ruislip
Billy Vunipola: Saracens and England player would take pay cut to avoid burnout
England and Saracens number eight Billy Vunipola tells BBC Radio 5 live he would take a pay cut to play less rugby.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41366795
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 15:50 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 15:50 GMT   
IP:
2:15
Post by LDNnews: Bank
Sadistic killer Jason Marshall jailed for 39 years
Jason Marshall was filmed torturing 58-year-old Peter Fasoli in the victim’s London home.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-41399617
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 26 Sep 2017 15:30 GMT   
Expires: 10 Oct 2017 15:30 GMT   
IP:
2:16
Post by LDNnews: Balham
Award-winning brewers invite you to join their recipe for success
Award-winning brewers invite you to join their recipe for success

http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/15558841.Award_winning_brewers_invite_you_to_join_their_recipe_for_success/?ref=rss
VIEW THE BURNT OAK 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 BURNT OAK 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 BURNT OAK 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 BURNT OAK 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 BURNT OAK 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.

Burnt Oak

Burnt Oak tube station is a London Underground station in on the Edgware branch of the Northern Line, between Edgware and Colindale stations.

The name Burnt Oak was first used in 1754 and from then until the 1850s referred to no more than a field on the eastern side of the Edgware Road (Watling Street). Nor is there evidence that the name implies anything except that the field had once contained a burnt oak tree.

In May 1844 Burnt Oak field was sold to a Mr Essex, and by the 1860s plans were in place to build three residential streets: North Street, East Street, and South Street. The application of the field name to the area seems to have followed from this new estate and was in use by the end of the 19th century.

However, the area was generally known as Red Hill until the opening of Burnt Oak tube station.

The station was designed by architect Stanley Heaps and opened as Burnt Oak (Watling) on the 27 October 1924, two months after the extension of the Hampstead & Highgate Line from Hendon Central to Edgware had opened. The station was originally provided with a temporary structure before the final ticket office building was constructed in 1925. The suffix was dropped from the name about 1950.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bald Faced Stag:   The Baldfaced Stag was an inn on the Edgware Road as early as the 18th century when hay carters from Middlesex and Hertfordhire would meet there on May Day.
Burnt Oak:   Burnt Oak tube station is a London Underground station in on the Edgware branch of the Northern Line, between Edgware and Colindale stations.
Edgware Hospital:   Edgware General Hospital was located on Burnt Oak Broadway.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Burnt Oak footpath:   Burnt Oak was a suburb which went up suddenly in 1924.
Burnt Oak footpath (1926):   Burnt Oak Underground station platform, Hampstead and Highgate line (now Northern line).


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbots Road, HA8 · Albany Crescent, HA8 · Albany Cresent, HA8 · Arundel Gardens, HA8 · Axholme Avenue, HA8 · Back Lane, HA8 · Barnfield Road, HA8 · Benningholme Road, HA8 · Bernhart Close, HA8 · Birchwood Court, HA8 · Blessbury Road, HA8 · Blundell Road, HA8 · Briar Walk, HA8 · Briary Grove, HA8 · Brinkburn Close, HA8 · Brinkburn Gardens, HA8 · Broomgrove Gardens, HA8 · Burnt Oak Broadway, HA8 · Burnt Oak Fields, HA8 · Calder Gardens, HA8 · Cameron Crescent, HA8 · Canada Park Parade, HA8 · Chelsea Close, HA8 · Cobham Close, HA8 · Colchester Road, HA8 · Collier Drive, HA8 · Columbia Avenue, HA8 · Constable Gardens, HA8 · Cotman Gardens, HA8 · Cressingham Road, HA8 · De Havilland Road, HA8 · Dryburgh Gardens, NW9 · East Road, HA8 · Eversfield Gardens, HA8 · Eversfield Gardens, NW7 · Fairway Avenue, NW9 · Fortescue Road, HA8 · Fortune Avenue, HA8 · Gaskarth Road, HA8 · Gervase Road, HA8 · Gilbert Grove, HA8 · Girton Avenue, NW9 · Gloucester Grove, HA8 · Goldbeaters Grove, HA8 · Gordon Gardens, HA8 · Greencourt Avenue, HA8 · Halford Close, HA8 · Hanshaw Drive, HA8 · Holyrood Gardens, HA8 · Homefield Road, HA8 · Horsecroft Road, HA8 · Islip Gardens, HA8 · Lanacre Avenue, HA8 · Landseer Close, HA8 · Lawrence Crescent, HA8 · Leighton Close, HA8 · Limesdale Gardens, HA8 · Littlefield Road, HA8 · Lyndhurst Avenue, HA8 · Maple Gardens, HA8 · Market Lane, HA8 · Melrose Gardens, HA8 · Millais Gardens, HA8 · Millfield Road, HA8 · Milling Road, HA8 · Mollison Way, HA8 · Mostyn Road, HA8 · North Parade, HA8 · North Road, HA8 · Northolme Gardens, HA8 · Norwich Walk, HA8 · Nurse Close, HA8 · Oak Gardens, HA8 · Oakleigh Avenue, HA8 · Oakleigh Court, HA8 · Orange Hill Road, HA8 · Orchard Grove, HA8 · Park Way, HA8 · Playfield Road, HA8 · Raeburn Road, HA8 · Redhill Drive, HA8 · Rembrandt Road, HA8 · Silkstream Parade, HA8 · Silkstream Road, HA8 · South Parade, HA8 · South Road, HA8 · Spalding Close, HA8 · St Alphage Walk, HA8 · Stag Close, HA8 · Storksmead Road, HA8 · Strathmore Gardens, HA8 · Symphony Close, HA8 · Tewkesbury Gardens, NW9 · The Chase, HA8 · The Croft, HA8 · The Highlands, HA8 · Thirleby Road, HA8 · Tintern Avenue, NW9 · Trevor Gardens, HA8 · Trevor Road, HA8 · Vancouver Road, HA8 · Waltham Drive, HA8 · Wardell Close, HA8 · Warren Way, HA8 · Watling Avenue, HA8 · Westleigh Gardens, HA8 · Whistler Gardens, HA8 · Wimborne Drive, NW9 · Wolsey Grove, HA8 · Woodcroft Avenue, HA8 ·


USING THIS MATERIAL IN OTHER ARTICLES


COMMENTS

Print-friendly version of this page

Links

Burnt Oak
Facebook Page
Kingsbury
Facebook Page
Queensbury
Facebook Page
Hidden London
Histor­ically inclined look at the capital’s obscure attractions
Londonist
All-encompassing website
British History Online
Digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources.
Time Out
Listings magazine

Maps


Northwest Middlesex (1932) FREE DOWNLOAD
From Harrow Weald in the northwest to West Hendon in the southeast, and from Stirling Corner in the northeast to Harrow in the southwest.
George Philip & Son, Ltd./London Geographical Society, 1932

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)
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.