Hapgood Close, Sudbury, Middlesex

Road built in the first world war period

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Joy Allen
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Post by Joy Allen: Mercury Road, TW8

I lived at no 30 Mercury Road between 1952 and 1960 when it was demolished.
The properties were 2 up 2 down with no toilets or bathrooms.
My father did not want to be rehoused in the Green Dragon Lane tower blocks so we moved to Ashford Middlesex

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I use to live in embry drive when it was an RAF station with my family and I went to Belmont school.cm

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Barcelona vs Girona: Uncertainty over Miami meeting lingers ahead of La Liga clash
Barcelona play Girona at Camp Nou on Sunday amid continued uncertainty over their next meeting in January.

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Real Madrid vs Espanyol LIVE: La Liga 2018-19 football as it happened
Report: Real Madrid 1-0 Espanyol

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Self-described jihadist who ’swung’ knife at victim jailed
A self-described jihadist has been jailed for attacking someone in a café with a knife.

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Three great recipes for your Macmillan Coffee Morning
Macmillan’s fundraising coffee mornings are taking place at the end of the month and the charity has released some great recipe ideas.

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Eighties pop rock legend dies at 74 after cancer fight

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has died at the age of 74.


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Keeping a regular bedtime could prevent a heart attack
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The Paul Welsh column: A wart from where?
Well we have survived another week, playmates, and so once again may I have the pleasure to once again take you down Memory Lane to Nostalgia Ridge so we can look over the horizon of yesteryear. Okay you have guessed it is my happy hour but that sounds nice. I often wonder what is the age profile of my readers. I suspect they generally are 60 plus or what we now call the middle aged.

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Nearly a fifth of new homes promised by Lewisham Council have been built
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Wartime bombs and firearm discovered
Wartime bombs and firearm discovered

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Up to 51 London Overground ticket offices proposed for closure
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VIEW THE SUDBURY TOWN 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 SUDBURY TOWN 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 SUDBURY TOWN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SUDBURY TOWN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SUDBURY TOWN AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Sudbury Town

Sudbury, as a historical area once extended from the ’South Manor- Sudbury’ (thought to have been on Harrow Hill) to the area that is now known as Wembley Central.

A majority of the land that once formed Sudbury Common until the 1930s has now been developed as a relatively green residential suburb of London.

Wealthy sisters and local philanthropists the Copland Sisters, after which many local landmarks from streets to schools were named, commissioned Sir John Gilbert Scott, the architect who later designed the Albert Memorial and St Pancras station, to build the Church of St John in 1846 which now marks the easterly extent of Sudbury. Opposite is Copland House, now a home for the elderly. The Coplands built Sudbury Lodge in the grounds of their father’s home in Crabbs House.

This would later change hands and be owned by another wealthy and philanthropist family, the Barhams. During the late Georgian period Sudbury was the home of the Express Dairy Company Limited run by the Barham Family. It was the first British Dairy to use glass milk bottles, the first to use milk churns and glass lined tanks to carry 30 000 gallons of milk by train into London every night and one of the first to introduce pasteurisation to sterilise milk. For his services the owner and managing director George Barham Sr. was knighted in 1904. He died in 1913 leaving his business to his son Titus Barham.

Urbanisation began in earnest in the late 19th century with the arrival of the railways and Sudbury town became part of the London commuter belt.

Sudbury Town station was opened on 28 June 1903 by the District Railway (now the District line) on its new extension to South Harrow from Park Royal & Twyford Abbey. This new extension was, together with the existing tracks back to Acton Town, the first section of the Underground’s surface lines to be electrified and operate electric instead of steam trains.

The demand for housing was such that within the short interwar period much of the area became urbanised. Titus Barham died aged 77 years in 1937 and he left considerable lands for the benefit of the public rather than building.

Despite the building, it remains a relatively green area mainly due to a strict planning control. In 1928 land was given over for the Vale Farm sports fields. There has been a swimming pool on the site since 1932.

The original Sudbury Town station building was demolished in 1930 and 1931 and replaced by a new station in preparation for the handover of the branch from the District line to the Piccadilly line. The new station was designed by Charles Holden in a modern European style using brick, reinforced concrete and glass. Like the stations at Sudbury Hill to the north and Alperton to the south as well as others that Holden designed elsewhere for the east and west Piccadilly line extensions such as Acton Town and Oakwood, Sudbury Town station features a tall block-like ticket hall rising above a low horizontal structure that contains station facilities and shops. The brick walls of the ticket hall are punctuated with panels of clerestory windows and the structure is capped with a flat concrete slab roof. Sudbury Town station is a Grade II* listed building. Some of the original station signage uses the Johnston Delf Smith typeface, a wedge-serif variation of the standard London Underground Johnston typeface.

On 4 July 1932, the Piccadilly line was extended to run west of its original terminus at Hammersmith sharing the route with the District line to Ealing Common. From Ealing Common to South Harrow, the District line was replaced by the Piccadilly line.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ealing Primary Centre:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Greenwood Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Hillview Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Hundred Elms Farm:   There was a farm on this site, on the northern edge of Sudbury Common, since at least the time of Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th century.
Orley Farm School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 13. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Roxeth Recreation Ground:   
South Harrow:   South Harrow originally spread south and west from the hamlet of Roxeth as a result of easier access from Central London by rail.
St Dominic’s Sixth Form College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 18.
St Joseph RC Junior School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Sudbury Hill:   Sudbury Hill is part of the London Borough of Harrow.
Sudbury Park Farm:   Sudbury Park Farm was opened by the Barham family in 1897, although its fields had been part of another farm, known as North Farm, by the mid-19th century.
Sudbury Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Sudbury Town:   Sudbury, as a historical area once extended from the ’South Manor- Sudbury’ (thought to have been on Harrow Hill) to the area that is now known as Wembley Central.
The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Welcome Children Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
William Perkin Church of England High School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Wood End Academy:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Wood End Library/Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A40, UB6 · Allendale Road, UB6 · Allendale Road, UB6 · Allington Close, UB6 · Ander Close, HA0 · Arden Close, HA1 · Ash Grove, HA0 · Ashbourne Avenue, HA2 · Ashneal Gardens, HA1 · Ashness Gardens, UB6 · Aspen Drive, HA0 · Auriol Drive, UB6 · Bannister Close, UB6 · Barham Close, HA0 · Barham Close, UB6 · Barley Close, HA0 · Bedser Drive, UB6 · Belle Vue, UB6 · Berkeley Avenue, UB6 · Birkbeck Avenue, UB6 · Birkbeck Way, UB6 · Brember Road, HA2 · Brewery Close, HA0 · Bridge Avenue, UB6 · Brigade Close, HA2 · Brooke Avenue, HA2 · Burwell Avenue, UB6 · Cambridge Avenue, UB6 · Cavendish Avenue, UB6 · Central Road, HA0 · Central Square, HA0 · Chaplin Road, HA0 · Chatsworth Avenue, HA9 · Chestnut Avenue, HA0 · Chestnut Grove, HA0 · Christ Church Vicarage, HA2 · Church Gardens, HA0 · Clare Parade, UB6 · Clare Road, UB6 · Codling Way, HA0 · Colyton Close, HA0 · Coniston Avenue, UB6 · Copland Close, HA0 · Cottage Close, HA2 · Cowen Avenue, HA2 · Crawford Avenue, HA0 · Crossgate, UB6 · Currey Road, UB6 · Curtis Lane, HA0 · Dalmeny Close, HA0 · Dimmock Drive, UB6 · District Road, HA0 · District Road, UB6 · Eastcote Avenue, UB6 · Eastcote Road, HA2 · Elmfield Close, HA1 · Elms Court, HA0 · Elms Gardens, HA0 · Elms Park Avenue, HA0 · Ennismore Avenue, UB6 · Fernwood Avenue, HA0 · Foxlees, HA0 · Franklins Mews, HA2 · Gauntlett Court, HA0 · Gilbert Scott Close, HA0 · Girton Road, UB5 · Grange Road, HA2 · Green Park Way, UB6 · Greenbank Avenue, HA0 · Greenbank Avenue, UB6 · Greenford Flyover, UB6 · Greenford Road, UB6 · Hadden Way, UB6 · Halsbury Road East, UB5 · Hammond Close, UB6 · Hapgood Close, UB6 · Harrowdene Close, HA0 · Harrowdene Road, HA0 · Hawthorne Mews, UB6 · Hendren Close, UB6 · High Lane, UB6 · High Road Wembley, HA9 · High Road, HA0 · Highfield Avenue, UB6 · Hill Rise, UB6 · Hillbeck Way, UB6 · Homefield Road, HA0 · Hornbuckle Close, HA2 · Horsenden Avenue, UB6 · Horsenden Crescent, UB6 · Horsenden Cresent, UB6 · Hutton Close, UB6 · Ind Unit, HA2 · Ingleby Drive, HA1 · Ithell Court, HA0 · Keble Close, UB5 · Killowen Avenue, UB5 · King George Crescent, HA0 · Kingsley Road, HA2 · Lancelot Avenue, HA0 · Lancelot Crescent, HA0 · Lancelot Parade, HA0 · Lancelot Road, HA0 · Lantern Close, HA0 · Larwood Close, UB6 · Lilian Board Way, UB6 · Linthorpe Avenue, HA0 · Linthorpe Avenue, HA9 · Lothian Close, HA0 · Lyon Way, UB6 · Malden Avenue, UB6 · Market Way, HA0 · Mary Peters Drive, UB6 · Matthews Road, UB6 · Maybank Avenue, HA0 · Maybank Avenue, UB6 · Medway Gardens, HA0 · Melville Avenue, UB6 · Merton Avenue, UB5 · Milford Gardens, HA0 · Morden Gardens, UB6 · Morton Court, UB5 · Mount Park Avenue, HA1 · Mount Park Road, HA1 · Mount Park Road, HA2 · Newlands Close, HA0 · Newnham Close, UB5 · Newnham Gardens, UB5 · Northolt Gardens, UB6 · Northwood Gardens, UB6 · Oakwood Crescent, UB6 · Oakwood Cresent, UB6 · Ockham Drive, UB6 · Odeon Parade, UB6 · Oldfield Close, UB6 · Oldfield Lane North, UB6 · Orchard Close, UB5 · Orchard Gate, UB6 · Orchard Gate, UB6 · Osmond Close, HA2 · Parkfield Road, HA2 · Penketh Drive, HA1 · Perkin Close, HA0 · Priory Avenue, HA0 · Priory Close, HA0 · Priory Crescent, HA0 · Priory Gardens, HA0 · Priory Hill, HA0 · Railway Goods Yard, UB6 · Ramsey Close, UB6 · Rayners Close, HA0 · Ridding Lane, UB6 · Rockware Avenue, UB6 · Rosebank Avenue, HA0 · Rosehill Gardens, UB6 · Rothesay Avenue, UB6 · Rowan Close, HA0 · Roxeth Hill, HA2 · Runnymede Gardens, UB6 · Russell Road, UB5 · Sackville Close, HA2 · Saint Andrews Avenue, HA0 · Sherwood Avenue, UB6 · Sherwood Road, HA2 · South Hill Avenue, HA1 · South Hill Avenue, HA1 · South Hill Avenue, HA2 · South Vale, UB6 · Sovereign Grove, HA0 · St Andrews Avenue, HA0 · St Annes Road, HA0 · St Georges Close, HA0 · Stanley Road, HA2 · Station Approach, UB6 · Sudbury Crescent, HA0 · Sudbury Cresent, HA0 · Sudbury Croft, HA0 · Sudbury Heights Avenue, UB6 · Sudbury Hill Close, HA0 · Tessa Sanderson Way, UB6 · The Boltons, HA0 · The Fairway, UB5 · The Parade · The Rise, UB6 · The Spinney, HA0 · Thomas A’Beckett Close, HA0 · Thurlow Gardens, HA0 · Turner Close, HA0 · Turton Road, HA0 · Twickenham Gardens, UB6 · Uneeda Drive, UB6 · Vernon Rise, UB6 · Wadham Gardens, UB6 · Waldrons Yard, HA2 · Wargrave Road, HA2 · Wellgarth, UB6 · Wembley Market, HA0 · Western Avenue, UB6 · Westway Cross Shopping Park, UB6 · Westway Cross, UB6 · Whitby Road, HA2 · Whitton Avenue East, HA0 · Whitton Avenue East, UB6 · Whitton Avenue West, UB5 · Whitton Avenue West, UB6 · Whitton Close, UB6 · Whitton Drive, UB6 · Williams Way, HA0 · Windmore Close, HA0 · Wood End Gardens, UB5 · Wood End Road, HA1 · Wood End Way, UB5 · Woodend Close, UB5 · Woodland Rise, UB6 · Worcester Gardens, UB6 ·
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