Goldbeaters Farm

Farm in/near Edgware, existing until 1928

 HOME  ARTICLE  MAP  FULLSCREEN  STREETS  RECENT  BLOG  HELP  CONTACT 
Click here to log in on Facebook Advanced
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302017Fullscreen map
Farm · Edgware · HA8 · Contributed by The Underground Map
MAY
12
2017
Goldbeaters Farm in 1877 - demolished in 1928 and where Goldbeaters Grove stands today

Goldbeaters already existed by the 14th century.

The Goldbeaters estate may have originated in a grant of land and rent by John le Bret to William of Aldenham, goldbeater of London, in 1308. John Goldbeater held a house and some land of the manor of Hendon in 1321.

The Goldbeaters estate was held by John and Eve Clerk in 1434. By the early 18th century it had passed to Joseph Marsh, whose daughter and heir married Thomas Beech of London, the holder of 130 acres in the north of Hendon parish in 1754. After Beech’s death in 1772 some of the property was conveyed to John Raymond and later to Richard Capper.

In 1802 Mary Capper of Bushey (Herts.) and Robert Capper sold the whole of Goldbeaters to William Smith of Mayfair, who bought two closes called Staines and Shoelands, adjoining the farm, from John Nicholl of the Inner Temple in 1803 and a house, later the Bald Faced Stag, and four fields at Redhill from William Geeves in 1807. William Smith bought part of the near-by Shoelands Farm from John Nicholl of the Hyde in 1812 and purchased the rest from Jasper Holmes of Blackheath in 1821. In 1828, the farm measured 312 acres.

In 1859 John Smith sold Goldbeaters and Shoelands and Stagg fields, adjoining the Bald Faced Stag, which together totalled 253 acres, to James Marshall, co-founder of Marshall and Snelgrove’s drapery store in Oxford Street, London. Marshall in 1867 also bought the neighbouring Bunns farm, totalling 77 acres, from the five co-heirs of Robert Randall, a Fleet Street winemerchant.

In the 1860s, James Marshall, would only allow the Midland Railway Company to lay tracks through the farm if he could stop trains at his own discretion, a right which he never exercised.

After Marshall’s death in 1893 his son James C. Marshall sold Goldbeaters and Bunns farms to A. O. Crooke, a Hendon brewer, who sold them in 1900 to Sir John Blundell Maple of Orange Hill House. In 1924 the property, totalling 200 acres, was bought by the L.C.C. as a site for the Watling housing estate.

The farm was demolished in 1928.

Source: Barnet Council - barnet.gov.uk



Goldbeaters Farm news feed:
Add a comment to the Goldbeaters Farm 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 Goldbeaters Farm:
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: 17 Aug 2017 12:10 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 12:10 GMT   
IP:
1:1
Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Morning weather, news and travel update
It’s getting close to the weekend, so here’s your penultimate update for this week.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15478684.Morning_weather__news_and_travel_update/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 11:10 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 11:10 GMT   
IP:
1:2
Post by LDNnews: Mill Hill Broadway
Explorer climbs highest mountain in Europe alone for charity
An adventurer has raised money for charity on a solo climb of the highest peak in Europe.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15478810.Explorer_climbs_highest_mountain_in_Europe_alone_for_charity/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
1:3
Post by LDNnews: Colindale
Dec Donnelly and Ali Alstall go for dog walk in London
The 41-year-old went incognito in a basketball cap as he joined his wife of two years Ali Alstall for a relaxed stroll with their sausage dog.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4796522/Dec-Donnelly-Ali-Alstall-dog-walk-London.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Aug 2017 14:40 GMT   
Expires: 30 Aug 2017 14:40 GMT   
IP:
1:4
Post by LDNnews: Edgware
Supermarket carnival to combat childhood cancer
A supermarket branch will be holding a week-long Caribbean carnival to support young people suffering with cancer.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15476396.Supermarket_carnival_to_combat_childhood_cancer/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Aug 2017 11:50 GMT   
Expires: 30 Aug 2017 11:50 GMT   
IP:
1:5
Post by LDNnews: Colindale
Property company to face action after hiding house conversion
A property company will face enforcement action after illegally converting a house into seven flats and deceiving council officials of the breach, a court has ruled.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15476139.Property_company_to_face_action_after_hiding_house_conversion/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Aug 2017 11:20 GMT   
Expires: 30 Aug 2017 11:20 GMT   
IP:
1:6
Post by LDNnews: Hendon Central
WATCH: ’Violent robbery’ caught on CCTV
A violent robbery was caught on CCTV and released by Metropolitan Police in order to track down the culprits.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15475814.WATCH___Violent_robbery__caught_on_CCTV/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Aug 2017 10:20 GMT   
Expires: 30 Aug 2017 10:20 GMT   
IP:
1:7
Post by LDNnews: Mill Hill Broadway
Teenager dies after asthma attack
A teenager died after having an asthma attack.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15475940.Teenager_dies_after_asthma_attack/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 30 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
1:8
Post by LDNnews: Colindale
London cyclist ’shouted at mother who he hit and killed’
Charlie Alliston, 20, smashed into HR director Kim Briggs, 44, at around 14mph as she tried to cross busy Old Street in London on a lunch break.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4791954/Cyclist-shouted-mother-hit-killed.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Aug 2017 23:10 GMT   
Expires: 29 Aug 2017 23:10 GMT   
IP:
1:9
Post by LDNnews: Colindale
MP calls for constituents to support ban of ’terrorist’ organisation
An MP has joined the fight to see an organisation banned for terrorism by urging constituents to sign a petition.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15471651.MP_calls_for_constituents_to_support_ban_of__terrorist__organisation/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Aug 2017 23:10 GMT   
Expires: 29 Aug 2017 23:10 GMT   
IP:
1:10
Post by LDNnews: Hendon Central
Concerns reignite as proposal for tower blocks moves to Mayor’s office
A planning application unanimously rejected by the council will now go to the Mayor of London for review.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15474071.Concerns_reignite_as_proposal_for_tower_blocks_moves_to_Mayor_s_office/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Aug 2017 15:50 GMT   
Expires: 29 Aug 2017 15:50 GMT   
IP:
1:11
Post by LDNnews: Burnt Oak
Grenfell Action Group on tower block inquiry timing
The terms of reference for the Grenfell fire inquiry "could be wide enough", says Joe Delaney from the Grenfell Action Group

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-40938694
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 21:10 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 21:10 GMT   
IP:
2:12
Post by LDNnews: Totteridge
Student succeeds in passing all A levels and GCSEs in three years
A pupil who had to take all of her GCSEs and A levels in three years has excelled in her results.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/15479793.Student_succeeds_in_passing_all_A_levels_and_GCSEs_in_three_years/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 19:20 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 19:20 GMT   
IP:
2:13
Post by LDNnews: Elephant and Castle
Sadiq Khan faces speech snub at Labour party conference
Sadiq Khan could be snubbed at this year's party conference, it was claimed today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/sadiq-khan-faces-speech-snub-at-labour-party-conference-a3614201.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 19:10 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 19:10 GMT   
IP:
2:14
Post by LDNnews: South Quay
This spa and hairdressers have been named in a Government list of employers failing to pay minimum wage
A salon and a hairdressers have landed in hot water after it was revealed they had underpaid their staff.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/greenwich/15480270.This_spa_and_hairdressers_have_been_named_in_a_Government_list_of_employers_failing_to_pay_minimum_wage/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 18:10 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 18:10 GMT   
IP:
2:15
Post by LDNnews: Lewisham
A-level results day 2017 live: Latest updates from south-east London and north Kent’s schools and colleges
Students at schools and colleges across the News Shopper area are getting their A-level results today.

http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/15478776.A_level_results_day_2017_live__Latest_updates_from_south_east_London_and_north_Kent_s_schools_and_colleges/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 17:50 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 17:50 GMT   
IP:
2:16
Post by LDNnews: East Ham
Staff renovating Big Ben 'should work round the clock' to speed up renovation process
Staff renovating Big Ben should work through the night to minimise the time its bell is silenced for, a member of the committee that signed off the work has said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/staff-renovating-big-ben-should-work-round-the-clock-to-speed-up-renovation-process-a3614326.html
VIEW THE EDGWARE 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 EDGWARE 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 EDGWARE 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 EDGWARE 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 EDGWARE 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.

Edgware

Edgware tube station is a London Underground station in Edgware, in the London Borough of Barnet, in north London. The station is the terminus of the ’’Edgware branch’’ of the Northern Line.

Edgware (sometimes Edgeware) was an ancient parish in the county of Middlesex. Edgware is a Saxon name meaning Ecgi’s weir. Ecgi’s was a Saxon and the weir relates to a pond where Ecgi’s people would catch fish.

The Romans made pottery at Brockley Hill, and is thought by some to be the site of Sulloniacis. To the north west was Canons Park erected by Duke of Chandos.

From 1932 - 1965, Edgware was in the Borough of Hendon.

The majority of Edgware nowadays is a ward in the London Borough of Barnet represented by three councillors. The western edge of the Edgware Road is in the London Borough of Harrow.

It is principally a shopping and residential area and is more widely known as being a northern terminus of the Northern Line. There is a bus garage, a shopping centre called The Mall (formerly known as The Broadwalk), and a library. There is a large hospital, Edgware Hospital. There are two streams, Edgware Brook and Deans Brook, which are tributaries of the River Brent.

Edgware tube station was opened on 18 August 1924 as the terminus of the second phase of the Underground Group's extension of the Charing Cross, Euston & Hampstead Railway from Golders Green. It was designed by architect Stanley Heaps. There are three platforms, an island lying east of a single platform (platform 1). A trainshed covers the island platforms (2 and 3).

Despite having already had a railway station since 1867 (Edgware station on the London and North Eastern Railway), Edgware was, in 1924, still very much a village in character. The new Underground station was built on the north edge of the village in open fields and, as intended, the new line stimulated rapid suburban expansion along its length. By the end of the decade, what had formerly been fields was quickly being covered with new housing.

The site of the station is very close to the location intended for the unbuilt Watford and Edgware Railway's (W&ER's) station, which was intended to be built on a branch from the existing single-track LNER branch before the terminus and run through to Watford Junction via Bushey.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bury Farm:   Bury Farm, north of Edgware, with buildings from the 17th century, probably dates back to the 13th century.
Edgware:   Edgware tube station is a London Underground station in Edgware, in the London Borough of Barnet, in north London. The station is the terminus of the ’’Edgware branch’’ of the Northern Line.
Mill Hill Broadway:   Mill Hill Broadway railway station is in the London Borough of Barnet in North London. It was built by the Midland Railway as simply Mill Hill in 1868 on its extension to St. Pancras, being renamed in 1950. The station is served by First Capital Connect trains. It is in Travelcard Zone 4.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Hale Lane:   The Splash was a ford of the Deansbrook stream along the course of Hale Lane.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A5, HA8 · Abbots Road, HA8 · Alders Close, HA8 · Alders Road, HA8 · Angus Gardens, NW9 · Approach Road, HA8 · Arundel Gardens, HA8 · Ash Close, HA8 · Ashbourne Grove, NW7 · Ashbrook, HA8 · Ballards Mews, HA8 · Banstock Road, HA8 · Beech Walk, NW7 · Belgrave Close, NW7 · Benningholme Road, HA8 · Beverley Drive, HA8 · Blundell Road, HA8 · Boot Parade, HA8 · Brearley Close, HA8 · Broadwalk Shopping Centre, HA8 · Brook Avenue, HA8 · Brook Walk, HA8 · Calthorpe Gardens, HA8 · Campion Way, HA8 · Camrose Avenue, HA8 · Canons Close, HA8 · Canons Drive, HA8 · Cardinal Close, HA8 · Carlton Close, HA8 · Cavendish Drive, HA8 · Chestnut Avenue, HA8 · Chilton Road, HA8 · Church Close, HA8 · Church Way, HA8 · Clay Lane, HA8 · Cloister Gardens, HA8 · Compton Close, HA8 · Court Drive, HA8 · Cressingham Road, HA8 · Crispin Road, HA8 · Cumberland Road, HA8 · Dalkeith Grove, HA8 · Deans Close, HA8 · Deans Drive, HA8 · Deans Lane, HA8 · Deans Way, HA8 · Deansbrook Road, HA8 · Deansbrook Road, NW7 · Delamere Gardens, NW7 · Downhurst Avenue, NW7 · Dryfield Road, HA8 · Dukes Avenue, HA8 · Edgewarebury Lane, HA8 · Edgware Bus Station, HA8 · Edgware Court, HA8 · Edgware Road, HA8 · Edgware Way, HA8 · Edgwarebury Gardens, HA8 · Edgwarebury Lane, HA8 · Edrick Walk, HA8 · Edwin Road, HA8 · Elmer Gardens, HA8 · Elmgate Gardens, HA8 · Eversfield Gardens, HA8 · Eversfield Gardens, NW7 · Everton Drive, HA8 · Fairfield Avenue, HA8 · Fairfield Crescent, HA8 · Fairfield Cresent, HA8 · Farm Road, HA8 · Fernhurst Gardens, HA8 · Floorpremier Housestation Road, HA8 · Former M1 J2, NW7 · Forum Way, HA8 · Forumside, HA8 · Garden City, HA8 · Garratt Road, HA8 · Gibbs Green, HA8 · Gold Hill, HA8 · Gold Lane, HA8 · Goldbeaters Grove, HA8 · Grange Hill, HA8 · Greencroft, HA8 · Grenville Place, NW7 · Grove Road, HA8 · Hale Drive, HA8 · Hale Drive, NW7 · Hale Grove Gardens, NW7 · Hale Lane, HA8 · Hale Lane, NW7 · Handel Close, HA8 · Hawkins Close, NW7 · Heather Walk, HA8 · Heming Road, HA8 · Heronsgate, HA8 · High Street, HA8 · Highview Avenue, HA8 · Highview Gardens, HA8 · Highwood Grove, NW7 · Hillersdon Avenue, HA8 · Hillside Drive, HA8 · Holmstall Avenue, HA8 · Holmstall Parade Edgware Road, HA8 · Holmstall Parade, HA8 · Holmwood Grove, NW7 · Homefield Road, HA8 · Hook Walk, HA8 · Horsecroft Road, HA8 · Howberry Road, HA8 · Hutton Row, HA8 · Jesmond Way, HA7 · Jesmond Way, HA8 · Lake View, HA8 · Laneside, HA8 · Langham Gardens, HA8 · Langham Road, HA8 · Langley Crescent, HA8 · Langley Park, NW7 · Limes Avenue, NW7 · Lodge Close, HA8 · London Road, HA8 · Lovatt Close, HA8 · Lyndhurst Avenue, HA8 · Lyndhurst Avenue, NW7 · Lynford Close, HA8 · M1, HA8 · Magnolia Gardens, HA8 · Manor Close, NW7 · Manor Drive, NW7 · Manor Park Crescent, HA8 · Manor Park Cresent, HA8 · Manor Park Gardens, HA8 · Maple Gardens, HA8 · Marsh Lane, HA8 · Maxwelton Avenue, NW7 · Maxwelton Close, NW7 · Mayfair Court, HA8 · Meadow Gardens, HA8 · Meridian Close, NW7 · Mill Ridge, HA8 · Milling Road, HA8 · Montrose Avenue, HA8 · Mostyn Road, HA8 · Mount Grove, HA8 · Newton Walk, HA8 · Northolm, HA8 · Oakmead Gardens, HA8 · Oakwood Drive, HA8 · Old Rectory Gardens, HA8 · Oldberry Road, HA8 · Orchard Close, HA8 · Orchard Crescent, HA8 · Orchard Drive, HA8 · Park Grove, HA8 · Parkfield Close, HA8 · Pavilion Way, HA8 · Penshurst Court, HA8 · Penshurst Gardens, HA8 · Peters Close, HA8 · Powell Close, HA8 · Priory Field Drive, HA8 · Promenade Chambers, HA8 · Rear Of Post Office, HA8 · Rectory Lane, HA8 · Riverdene, HA8 · Rodwell Plwhitchurch Lane, HA8 · Roscoff Close, HA8 · Rose Garden Close, HA8 · Sandbrook Close, NW7 · Savoy Close, HA8 · Sefton Avenue, NW7 · Selvage Lane, HA8 · Selvage Lane, NW7 · Spalding Close, HA8 · Spring Villa Park, HA8 · Spring Villa Road, HA8 · Spring Villas Road, HA8 · St Margarets Road, HA8 · St. Margarets Road, HA8 · Stag Lane, HA8 · Stanway Gardens, HA8 · Station Road, HA8 · Station Road, NW7 · Stone Grove, HA8 · Stonegrove Gardens, HA8 · Stonegrove, HA8 · Stoneyfields Gardens, HA8 · Stoneyfields Lane, HA8 · Storksmead Road, HA8 · Stream Lane, HA8 · Summit Close, HA8 · Sunbury Avenue, NW7 · Sunbury Gardens, NW7 · Sunnydale Gardens, NW7 · The Greenway, HA8 · The Grove, HA8 · The Meads, HA8 · The Promenade, HA8 · The Quadrant, HA8 · Upcroft Avenue, HA8 · Walter Walk, HA8 · Watersfield Way, HA8 · Wenlock Road, HA8 · West Way, HA8 · Wildcroft Gardens, HA8 · Wolsey Grove, HA8 · Woodcroft Avenue, HA8 ·


USING THIS MATERIAL IN OTHER ARTICLES


COMMENTS

Print-friendly version of this page

Links

Burnt Oak
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

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)
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.