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Metropolitan Mews is a road in the WD18 postcode area



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http://www.harrowtimes.co.uk/news/16356941.harrow-council-to-redevelop-vernon-lodge-shelter/?ref=rss

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

 

Watford

Watford is the largest town in Hertfordshire, situated 17 miles northwest of central London. Watford tube station lies at the end of a branch of London Underground's Metropolitan Line.

Watford contains Cassiobury Park, a public park that was once the manor estate of the Earls of Essex, and Watford Football Club, a professional team.

The town developed from an Anglo-Saxon settlement between a ford of the River Colne and the crossroads of two ancient tracks. St Albans Abbey claimed rights to the manor of Cashio, which included Watford. The parish church of St Mary the Virgin was built in 1230 on the same site as an earlier Saxon church, along with stalls for a weekly market.

The town grew modestly - assisted by travellers passing through to Berkhamsted Castle and the royal palace at Kings Langley, with the main developments being the 17th century houses of Cassiobury and The Grove. The coming of the Grand Junction Canal in 1798 and the London and Birmingham Railway in 1837 allowed the town to grow faster, with paper-making mills, such as John Dickinson and Co. at Croxley, influencing the development of printing in the town which continues today.

Two industrial scale brewers Benskins and Sedgwicks flourished in the town until their closure in the late 20th century.

Today, Watford is a major regional centre for the northern home counties. Hertfordshire County Council designates Watford, along with Stevenage, to be its major sub-regional centre. The town contains the head offices of a number of national companies.

Watford was created as an urban district under the Local Government Act 1894, and became a municipal borough by grant of a charter in 1922. The borough had 90,301 inhabitants at the time of the 2011 census. The borough is separated from Greater London to the south by the urbanised parish of Watford Rural in the Three Rivers District.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ascot Road Community Free School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Bushey and Oxhey Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 7.
Bushey Manor Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Cassiobury Infant and Nursery School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Cassiobury Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Cassiobury Park:   
Central Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Chater Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Chater Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Field Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
H7 Bushey Mill Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Highwood Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Holywell Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
King George V Playing Fields:   
Knutsford School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lanchester Community Free School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Laurance Haines School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Longwood School & Nursery:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Metropolitan Police Bushey Sports Ground:   
South West Area Pupil Referral Unit:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Watford UTC:   University technical college (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
W6 Westfield Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Watford:   Watford is the largest town in Hertfordshire, situated 17 miles northwest of central London. Watford tube station lies at the end of a branch of London Underground's Metropolitan Line.
Watford Field School (Infant & Nursery):   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Watford Grammar School for Boys:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
West Herts College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
Westfield Academy:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Four Cross Roads:   The Four Cross Roads, Watford photographed in 1905.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Addiscombe Road, WD18 · Albert Road North, WD17 · Albert Road South, WD17 · Argyle Court, WD18 · Arranmore Court, WD23 · Arthur Street, WD23 · Ascot Road, WD18 · Ascot Road, WD3 · Ascot Road, WD99 · Ashlyn Close, WD23 · Aston Close, WD24 · Aynho Street, WD18 · Balmoral Road, WD24 · Barclay Close, WD18 · Beechcroft Road, WD23 · Beechen Grove, WD17 · Beechpark Way, WD17 · Belgrave Avenue, WD18 · Bellmount Wood Avenue, WD17 · Belmont Road, WD23 · Bendysh Road, WD23 · Benskin Road, WD18 · Bentine Lane, WD17 · Bentine Lane, WD18 · Berceau Walk, WD17 · Bermer Road, WD24 · Bradshaw Road, WD24 · Bramleas, WD18 · Bridge Place, WD17 · Bridle Path, WD17 · Brightwell Road, WD18 · Brixton Road, WD24 · Brocklesbury Close, WD24 · Burton Avenue, WD18 · Bushey 36, WD23 · Bushey 55, WD23 · Bushey Grove Road, WD23 · Bushey Hall Drive, WD23 · Bushey Hall Road, WD23 · Bushey Mill Lane, WD23 · Bushey Mill Lane, WD24 · Byron Avenue, WD24 · Cannon Road, WD18 · Canterbury Road, WD17 · Capelvere Walk, WD17 · Caractacus cottage View, WD18 · Caractacus Green, WD18 · Cardiff Road Industrial Estate, WD18 · Carisbrooke Avenue, WD24 · Cassio Road, WD18 · Cassiobridge Road, WD18 · Cassiobury Drive, WD17 · Cassiobury Drive, WD18 · Cassiobury Park Avenue, WD17 · Cassiobury Park Avenue, WD18 · Chaffinch Lane, WD18 · Charlock Way, WD18 · Chenies Way, WD18 · Cherrydale, WD18 · Chesham Way, WD18 · Chester Road, WD18 · Clarendon Road, WD17 · Clifton Road, WD18 · Clive Way, WD24 · Clyston Road, WD18 · Colonial Way, WD24 · Combe Road, WD18 · Coningesby Drive, WD17 · Cottage Close, WD17 · Cross Street, WD17 · Croxley View, WD18 · Croxley View, WD99 · Dalton Way, WD17 · De Vere Walk, WD17 · Derby Road, WD17 · Devereux Drive, WD17 · Devon Road, WD24 · Duke St, WD17 · Dumas Way, WD18 · Duncan Way, WD23 · Durban Road East, WD18 · Durban Road West, WD18 · Eastfield Avenue, WD24 · Ebury Road, WD17 · Elfrida Road, WD18 · Empire Centre, WD24 · Euston Avenue, WD18 · Exchange Road, WD17 · Exchange Road, WD18 · Explorer Drive, WD18 · Farraline Road, WD18 · Farthing Close, WD18 · Fearnley Street, WD18 · Federal Way, WD24 · Fishers Close, WD23 · Francis Road, WD18 · Franklin Avenue, WD18 · Franklin Road, WD17 · Friars Way, WD23 · Fullerian Crescent, WD18 · Gade Avenue, WD17 · Gade Avenue, WD18 · Gade Avenue, WD3 · Gade Close, WD18 · Garden Close, WD17 · Gartlet Road, WD17 · Gate House Place, WD18 · Gaumont Approach, WD17 · George Close, WD18 · George Street, WD18 · Gladstone Road, WD17 · Glen Way, WD17 · Golf Close, WD23 · Grand Union Canal, WD17 · Grange Road, WD23 · Granville Road, WD18 · Greatham Road, WD23 · Greenhill Crescent, WD18 · Grosvenor Road, WD17 · Grove Hall Road, WD23 · Grove Hill, WD17 · Grove Mill Lane, WD17 · Hagden Lane, WD18 · Halsey Road, WD17 · Hamilton Street, WD18 · Harford Drive, WD17 · Harts Close, WD23 · Hartswood Close, WD23 · Harwoods Road, WD18 · Hastings Way, WD23 · Hatfield Road, WD24 · Healey Road, WD18 · Heather Rise, WD23 · Heathfield Road, WD23 · High Street, WD17 · High View, WD18 · Highfield Road, WD23 · Highwood Avenue, WD23 · Hillside Road, WD23 · Himalayan Way, WD18 · Holm Oak Park, WD18 · Holywell Road, WD18 · Hugo Close, WD18 · Hunton Bridge Interchange, WD17 · Imperial Park, WD24 · Imperial Way, WD24 · Jellicoe Road, WD18 · Keele Close, WD24 · Kelmscott Close, WD18 · Kelmscott Crescent, WD18 · Kensington Avenue, WD18 · King Edward Place, WD23 · King George’s Avenue, WD18 · King Street, WD17 · Kings Avenue, WD18 · Lady’s Close, WD18 · Lady’s Close, WD18 · Lambert Court, WD23 · Lammas Road, WD18 · Langley Way, WD17 · Latimer Close, WD18 · Lincoln Field, WD23 · Linden Avenue, WD18 · Liverpool Road, WD18 · Loates Lane, WD17 · Lower High Street, WD17 · M25 J19, WD17 · Malden Fields, WD23 · Malkin Way, WD18 · Manhattan Avenue, WD18 · Marion Close, WD23 · Market Place, WD17 · Market Street, WD17 · Market Street, WD18 · Marlborough Drive, WD23 · Marlborough Passage, WD18 · Marsworth Close, WD18 · Maythorne Close, WD18 · Mead Way, WD23 · Merton Road, WD18 · Metropolitan Mews, WD18 · Metropolitan Station Approach, WD18 · Mildred Avenue, WD18 · Mill Way, WD23 · Millbrook Road, WD23 · Modena Mews, WD18 · Monica Close, WD24 · Monmouth Road, WD17 · Moor View, WD18 · Muriel Avenue, WD18 · Napier Drive, WD23 · Neal Street, WD18 · Norbury Avenue, WD24 · North Western Avenue, WD17 · Oakview, WD18 · Observer Drive, WD18 · Occupation Road, WD18 · Orchard Close, WD17 · Orchard Drive, WD17 · Oxford Street, WD18 · Pankhurst Place, WD24 · Park Avenue, WD18 · Park Avenue, WD23 · Park Close, WD23 · Parkside Drive, WD17 · Peace Drive, WD17 · Peace Prospect, WD17 · Percy Road, WD18 · Pine Grove, WD23 · Pinfold Road, WD23 · Pioneer Way, WD18 · Premier Place, WD18 · Pretoria Road, WD18 · Prince Street, WD17 · Princes Avenue, WD18 · Printers Avenue, WD18 · Public Footpath No 12, WD23 · Public Footpath No 13, WD23 · Public Footpath No 34, WD23 · Public Footpath No 35, WD23 · Queen Marys Avenue, WD18 · Queen’s Place, WD17 · Queens Avenue, WD18 · Queens Road, WD17 · Radlett Road, WD17 · Raphael Drive, WD24 · Reeds Crescent, WD24 · Reeds Walk, WD24 · Regal Way, WD24 · Rhodes Way, WD24 · Richmond Drive, WD17 · Rickmansworth Rd, WD18 · Rickmansworth Road, WD17 · Rickmansworth Road, WD18 · Robin Hood Drive, WD23 · Rose Gardens, WD18 · Rosslyn Road, WD18 · Roughwood Close, WD17 · Royal Connaught Drive, WD23 · Russells Nursery, WD17 · Ryan Way, WD24 · Salisbury Road, WD24 · Scammell Way, WD18 · Scottswood Close, WD23 · Scottswood Road, WD23 · Shady Lane, WD17 · Shaftesbury Road, WD17 · Shepherds Road, WD18 · Sheraton Mews, WD18 · Silverdale Road, WD23 · Siskin Close, WD23 · Smith St, WD18 · Sotheron Road, WD17 · Souldern Street, WD18 · Southsea Avenue, WD18 · St John’s Road, WD17 · St John’s Road, WD17 · St Leonards Close, WD23 · St. James Road, WD18 · St. Mary’s Road, WD18 · St. Marys View, WD17 · St. Pauls Way, WD24 · Stadium Way, WD18 · Stanley Road, WD17 · Station Road, WD17 · Stratford Way, WD17 · Stripling Way, WD18 · Sutton Rd, WD17 · Sutton Road, WD17 · Swiss Avenue, WD18 · Sydney Road, WD18 · Tavistock Road, WD24 · Temple Close, WD17 · Terrace Gardens, WD17 · The Avenue, WD23 · The Chase, WD18 · The Copse, WD23 · The Gardens, WD17 · The High Street, WD17 · The Larches, WD23 · The Leas, WD23 · The Roundway, WD18 · Three Valleys Way, WD17 · Three Valleys Way, WD23 · Tolpits Close, WD18 · Trefusis Walk, WD17 · Trinity Hall Close, WD17 · Trinity Hall Close, WD24 · Tucker Street, WD18 · Venice Avenue, WD18 · Vernon Road, WD23 · Verulam Passage, WD17 · Vicarage Road, WD18 · Victoria Passage, WD18 · Walnut Green, WD23 · Walton Road, WD23 · Watford Field Road, WD17 · Watford Field Road, WD18 · Wellspring Way, WD17 · Wellspring Way, WD18 · Whippendell Road, WD18 · Wiggenhall Industrial Estate, WD18 · Wiggenhall Road, WD18 · William Street, WD23 · Willow Lane, WD18 · Wilmington Close, WD18 · Woodford Road, WD17 · Woodford Road, WD24 · Woodland Drive, WD17 · Woodlands Road, WD23 · Woolmerdine Court, WD23 · Yarmouth Road, WD24 ·
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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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