Westbourne Pond

Pond in/near South Hampstead, existing until 1859

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Pond · South Hampstead · NW6 · Contributed by The Underground Map
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2017


Westbourne Pond is marked on the 1830 Greenwood map as the source of the Westbourne River.

While this pond did indeed exist, the Westbourne River rose in Hampstead and flowed into (and out of) this pond. The rivulet above this point was not marked on the map of 1830.

By 1860, the stream had been culverted below here.

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

 

 
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South Hampstead






LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Anna Freud Centre:   The Anna Freud Centre is a child mental health research, training and treatment centre.
Broadhurst Gardens Meadow:   Broadhurst Gardens Community Meadow is a private area open only to the residents of the houses which surround it.
Compayne Open Space:   As West Hampstead was developed, a series of private gardens were built behind the urban facades.
Finchley Road:   Finchley Road is on the Jubilee line, between West Hampstead and Swiss Cottage and on the Metropolitan line between Baker Street and Wembley Park.
Goldhurst Open Space:   Maryon Wilson Green Triangle and Goldhurst Open Space lies to the rear of Fairhazel Gardens and Goldhurst Terrace.
O2 Centre:   The O2 Centre, an indoor shopping and entertainment centre was opened in 1998.
South Hampstead High School:   South Hampstead High School is an independent day school.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Road, NW6 · Abbey Road, NW8 · Abbots Place, NW6 · Aberdare Gardens, NW6 · Acol Road, NW6 · Ainsworth Way, NW8 · Alban House, NW3 · Alexandra Road, NW8 · Belsise Road, NW6 · Belsize Road, NW6 · Belsize Road, NW8 · Boundary Road, NW8 · Broadhurst Close, NW6 · Broadhurst Gardens, NW6 · Canfield Gardens, NW6 · Canfield Place, NW6 · Coleridge Gardens, NW6 · Compayne Gardens, NW6 · Dobson Close, NW6 · Fairfax Mansions, NW3 · Fairfax Place, NW6 · Fairfax Road, NW3 · Fairfax Road, NW6 · Fairhazel Gardens, NW6 · Finchley Road, NW3 · Goldhurst Terrace, NW6 · Greencroft Gardens, NW6 · Harben Road, NW6 · Hermit Place, NW6 · Hilgrove Road, NW6 · Jade Terrace, NW6 · Langtry Road, NW8 · Langtry Walk, NW8 · Marston Close, NW6 · Metropolitan/Jubilee Lines, NW6 · Mortimer Crescent, NW6 · Mortimer Crescent, NW6 · Naseby Close, NW6 · O2 Centre Car Park, NW3 · O2 Centre, NW3 · Priory Road, NW6 · Priory Terrace, NW6 · Rosslyn Mansions, NW6 · Rowley Way, NW8 · Selby House, NW6 · St Johns Court, NW3 · St Marys Mews, NW6 · Trinity Walk, NW3 · Wavel Mews, NW6 · Woodchurch Road, NW6 ·


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