White Conduit Fields

Sports field in/near Islington, existed between 1718 and 1831

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Sports field · Islington · N1 · Contributed by The Underground Map
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2017
White Conduit House, and the conduit head from which it was named, 1827
Credit: Robert Chambers (1832)

White Conduit Fields in Islington was an early venue for cricket and several major matches are known to have been played there in the 18th century.

It was the original home of the White Conduit Club, forerunner of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). The cricket field was adjacent to the former White Conduit House, immediately south of the modern junction between Dewey Street and Barnsbury Road.

The earliest match known to have been played at White Conduit Fields was the controversial encounter on Monday, 1 September 1718 between London Cricket Club and the Rochester Punch Club. This game provoked a legal case when the Rochester players walked off in an attempt to save their stake money, London clearly winning at the time. The case focused on the terms of the wager rather than the rules of the sport and the judge ordered the game to be played out. It was concluded in July 1719 at the same venue and London won by 21 runs. London’s 21-run victory is the earliest known definite result of any cricket match.

The next known match was on Wednesday, 19 August 1719 between London and Kent. Kent won and the contemporary report concludes with: "The Kentish men won the wager" (i.e., the wager was more important than the match). London and Kent met again on Saturday, 9 July 1720 and this time London won. There was no definite use of White Conduit Fields again until 1773.

White Conduit Fields fell into disuse after 1720 because the London cricketers preferred to play at Kennington Common and the Artillery Ground. Apart from a solitary match in 1773 between a London XI and a team called "England", the venue remained unrecorded until the formation of the White Conduit Club (WCC) around 1780. It became a major venue again from 1784 to 1786 when at least four matches involving the WCC were played there. It is believed that the club members were dissatisfied with the venue because it was "too open" and so they sought a more private location. They authorised Thomas Lord, one of the ground staff bowlers, to do the necessaries and find another venue.

Before the 1787 season, the club moved to what is now called Lord’s Old Ground in Marylebone and White Conduit Fields was abandoned.

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Islington

Islington grew as a sprawling Middlesex village along the line of the Great North Road, and has provided the name of the modern borough.

Some roads on the edge of the area, including Essex Road, were known as streets by the medieval period, possibly indicating a Roman origin, but little physical evidence remains. What is known is that the Great North Road from Aldersgate came into use in the 14th century, connecting with a new turnpike (toll road) up Highgate Hill. This was along the line of modern Upper Street, with a toll gate at The Angel defining the extent of the village. The Back Road, the modern Liverpool Road, was primarily a drovers’ road where cattle would be rested before the final leg of their journey to Smithfield. Pens and sheds were erected along this road to accommodate the animals.

The first recorded church, St Mary’s, was erected in the twelfth century and was replaced in the fifteenth century. Islington lay on the estates of the Bishop of London and the Dean and Chapter of St Pauls. There were substantial medieval moated manor houses in the area, principally at Canonbury and Highbury. In 1548, there were 440 communicants listed and the rural atmosphere, with access to the City and Westminster, made it a popular residence for the rich and eminent. The local inns, however, harboured many fugitives and recusants.

In the 17th and 18th centuries the availability of water made Islington a good place for growing vegetables to feed London. The manor became a popular excursion destination for Londoners, attracted to the area by its rural feel. Many public houses were therefore built to serve the needs of both the excursionists and travellers on the turnpike. By 1716, there were 56 ale-house keepers in Upper Street, also offering pleasure and tea gardens, and activities such as archery, skittle alleys and bowling. By the 18th century, music and dancing were offered, together with billiards, firework displays and balloon ascents. The King’s Head Tavern, now a Victorian building with a theatre, has remained on the same site, opposite the parish church, since 1543. The founder of the theatre, Dan Crawford, who died in 2005, disagreed with the introduction of decimal coinage. For twenty-plus years after decimalisation (on 15 February 1971), the bar continued to show prices and charge for drinks in pre-decimalisation currency.

By the 19th century many music halls and theatres were established around Islington Green. One such was Collins’ Music Hall, the remains of which are now partly incorporated into a bookshop. The remainder of the Hall has been redeveloped into a new theatre, with its entrance at the bottom of Essex Road. It stood on the site of the Landsdowne Tavern, where the landlord had built an entertainment room for customers who wanted to sing (and later for professional entertainers). It was founded in 1862 by Samuel Thomas Collins Vagg and by 1897 had become a 1,800-seat theatre with 10 bars. The theatre suffered damage in a fire in 1958 and has not reopened.

The Islington Literary and Scientific Society was established in 1833 and first met in Mr Edgeworth’s Academy on Upper Street. Its goal was to spread knowledge through lectures, discussions, and experiments - politics and theology being forbidden. A building, the Literary and Scientific Institution, was erected in 1837 in Wellington (later Almeida) Street, designed by Roumieu and Gough in a stuccoed Grecian style. It included a library (containing 3,300 volumes in 1839), reading room, museum, laboratory, and lecture theatre seating 500.

The Royal Agricultural Hall was built in 1862 on the Liverpool Road site of William Dixon’s Cattle Layers. It was built for the annual Smithfield Show in December of that year but was popular for other purposes, including recitals and the Royal Tournament. It was the primary exhibition site for London until the 20th century and the largest building of its kind, holding up to 50,000 people. It was requisitioned for use by the Mount Pleasant sorting office during World War II and never re-opened. The main hall has now been incorporated into the Business Design Centre.

The aerial bombing of World War II caused much damage to Islington’s housing stock, with 3,200 dwellings destroyed. Before the war a number of 1930s council housing blocks had been added to the stock. After the war, partly as a result of bomb site redevelopment, the council housing boom got into its stride, reaching its peak in the 1960s: several extensive estates were constructed, by both the Metropolitan Borough of Islington and the London County Council. Clearance of the worst terraced housing was undertaken, but Islington continued to be very densely populated, with a high level of overcrowding. The district has many council blocks, and the local authority has begun to replace some of them.

From the 1960s, the remaining Georgian terraces were rediscovered by middle-class families. Many of the houses were rehabilitated, and the area became newly fashionable. This displacement of the poor by the aspirational has become known as gentrification. Among the new residents were a number of figures who became central in the New Labour movement, including Tony Blair before his victory in the 1997 general election. According to The Guardian in 2006, "Islington is widely regarded as the spiritual home of Britain’s left-wing intelligentsia." The Granita Pact between Gordon Brown and Tony Blair is said to have been made at a now defunct restaurant on Upper Street.

The completion of the Victoria line and redevelopment of Angel tube station created the conditions for developers to renovate many of the early Victorian and Georgian townhouses. They also built new developments. Islington remains a district with diverse inhabitants, with its private houses and apartments not far from social housing in immediately neighbouring wards such as Finsbury and Clerkenwell to the south, Bloomsbury and King’s Cross to the west, and Highbury to the north west, and also the Hackney districts of De Beauvoir and Old Street to the north east.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
1a Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Angel:   Angel tube station is a London Underground station in The Angel, Islington. It is on the Bank branch of the Northern Line.
Barnsbury:   Barnsbury is a place in the London Borough of Islington. The name is a corruption of Bernersbury, being so called after the Berners family, who gained ownership of the lands after the Norman Conquest.
Central School of Ballet:   Central School of Ballet is a classical ballet school based in London, with students from countries all over the world.
Christopher Hatton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
City of London Academy Islington:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Clerkenwell Parochial CofE Primary School:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Dania School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Exmouth Market:   Exmouth Market is an outdoor street market of 32 stalls.
Hanover Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Highbury & Islington:   Highbury & Islington station is served by the Victoria line, London Overground and the Northern City Line.
Hugh Myddelton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Islington:   Islington grew as a sprawling Middlesex village along the line of the Great North Road, and has provided the name of the modern borough.
Laycock Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Maison Novelli:   Maison Novelli was a restaurant in Clerkenwell, Central London, located opposite the Old Session House.
Middlesex Sessions House:   The Former Middlesex Session(s) House or the Old Sessions House is a large building on Clerkenwell Green.
New River College Primary:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
New River College Secondary:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
New River Head:   The New River Head is an area of great historic interest, having been in continuous use for the provision of fresh public water since the early 17th century.
Pentonville:   Pentonville developed in the northwestern edge of the ancient parish of Clerkenwell on the New Road.
Saint Mary Magdalene Garden:   
Spa Fields Park:   
St Andrew’s (Barnsbury) Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St George the Martyr Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St John Clerkenwell:   St John Clerkenwell is a former parish church in Clerkenwell, now used as the chapel of the modern Order of St John.
St John Evangelist RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary Magdalene Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
St Mary Magdalene Academy: the Courtyard:   Free schools special which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
St Peter’s Italian Church:   St. Peter’s Italian Church is a Basilica-style church located in Holborn.
The New North Academy:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Pears Family School:   Free schools alternative provision which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 14.
Thornhill Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Vittoria Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
The Angel, Islington (c.1890):   The Angel was originally an inn near a toll gate on the Great North Road, at what is now the junction of Islington High Street and Pentonville Road.
The Grand Theatre (1903):   The new Grand Theatre - the fourth theatre on the site - was opened on 26 December 1900 with a production of the pantomime 'Robinson Crusoe'.
White Conduit Street (1950s):   A line of children hold hands as they walk along the middle of White Conduit Street towards the junction with Chapel Market in Islington in the 1950s.


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· Business Design Centre, N1 · Caledonian Road, N1 · Calthorpe Street, WC1X · Camden Passage, N1 · Camden Walk, N1 · Carnegie Street, N1 · Catherine Griffiths Court, EC1R · Centurion Close, N7 · Chadwell Street, EC1R · Chadwell Street, EC1V · Chapel Market, N1 · Chapel Place, N1 · Charles Rowan House, WC1X · Charlotte Terrace, N1 · Charlton Place, N1 · City Garden Row, EC1V · City Garden Row, N1 · Claremont Close, EC1R · Claremont Close, N1 · Claremont Square, N1 · Clerkenwell Close, EC1R · Clerkenwell Green, EC1R · Clerkenwell Greennorth Holborn, EC1R · Clerkenwell Road, EC1N · Clerkenwell Road, EC1R · Cloudesley Place, N1 · Cloudesley Road, N1 · Cloudesley Square, N1 · Cloudesley Street, N1 · Cobble Lane, N1 · Cockpit Yard, WC1N · Coldbath Square, EC1R · Colebrooke Place, N1 · Colebrooke Row, N1 · College Cross, N1 · Collins Yard, N1 · Copenhagen Street, N1 · Copenhagen Tunnel, N7 · Copford Walk, N1 · Cornelia Street, N7 · Cornwell House, EC1R · Corporation Row, EC1R · Court Gardens, N7 · Crane Grove, N7 · Crawford Passage, EC1R · Crescent Street, N1 · Crossley Street, N7 · Cruden Street, N1 · Cruikshank Street, WC1X · Cubitt Street, WC1X · Cynthia Street, N1 · Danbury Street, N1 · Davey Close, N7 · Denmark Grove, N1 · Devonia Road, N1 · Dibden Street, N1 · Digswell Street, N7 · Donegal Street, N1 · Doughty Street, WC1N · Doves Yard, N1 · Draper Place, N1 · Duncan Street, N1 · Duncan Terrace, N1 · Easton Street, WC1X · Eckford Street, N1 · Edwards Mews, N1 · Elia Mews, N1 · Elia Street, N1 · Ellington Street, EC1R · Ellington Street, N7 · Elm Street, WC1X · Epping Place, N1 · Evelyn Dennington Court, N1 · Everilda Street, N1 · Exmouth Market, EC1R · Eyre St Hill, EC1R · Eyre Street Hill, EC1R · Faraday Close, N7 · Farringdon Lane, EC1R · Farringdon Road, EC1M · Farringdon Road, EC1R · Finsbury Estate, EC1R · Fleet Square, WC1X · Fortuna Close, N7 · Friend Street, EC1V · Frome Street, N1 · Furlong Road, N7 · Gaskin Street, N1 · Georgian Village Camden Passage, N1 · Gerrard Road, N1 · Gibson Square, N1 · Gissing Walk, N1 · Gloucester Way, EC1R · Gough Street, WC1X · Graham Street, N1 · Grantbridge Street, N1 · Granville Square, WC1X · Granville Street, WC1X · Grays Inn Road, N1 · Grays Inn Road, WC1X · Grays Inn, WC1X · Great James Street, WC1N · Great Percy Street, WC1X · Greenman Street, N1 · Half Moon Crescent, N1 · Hanover Yard, N1 · Hardwick Street, EC1R · Haslam Close, N1 · Hatton Place, EC1N · Hatton Square, EC1N · Hatton Wall, EC1N · Haverstock Street, N1 · Haywards Place, EC1R · Hemingford Road, N1 · Herbal Hill, EC1R · Hermes Street, N1 · Highbury Crescent, N5 · Highbury Station Road, N1 · Highbury Station Road, N5 · Holford Mews, WC1X · Holford Street, WC1X · Holford Yard, N1 · Holford Yard, WC1X · Holsworthy Square, WC1X · Huntingdon Street, N1 · Inglebert Street, EC1R · Islington High Street, N1 · Islington Park Street, N1 · Islington Park Street, N7 · Jerusalem Passage, EC1V · John Street, WC1N · John’s Mews, WC1N · Johns Mews, WC1N · Joseph Close, N4 · Joseph Trotter Close, EC1R · King’s Cross Road, WC1X · Kings Cross Road, WC1X · Kings Mews, WC1N · Kingsway Place, EC1R · Kirk Street, WC1N · Langton Close, WC1X · Laycock Street, N1 · Laystall Street, EC1R · Legion Close, N1 · Leirum Street, N1 · Liverpool Road, N1 · Liverpool Road, N7 · Lloyd Baker Street, WC1X · Lloyd Square, WC1X · Lloyd Street, WC1X · Lloyds Row, EC1R · Lofting Road, N1 · London Loop, CR6 · Lonsdale Place, N1 · Lonsdale Square, N1 · Lorenzo Street, N1 · Lorenzo Street, WC1X · Lough Road, N7 · Mackenzie Road, N7 · Malvern Terrace, N1 · Margery Street, WC1X · Matilda Street, N1 · Maygood Street, N1 · Melville Place, N1 · Meredith Street, EC1R · Milner Place, N1 · Milner Square, N1 · Mitchell House, N1 · Moon Street, N1 · Morland Mews, N1 · Mount Pleasant, WC1X · Mount Plesant, WC1X · Mountfort Crescent, N1 · Myddelton Passage, EC1R · Myddelton Square, EC1R · Myddelton Street, EC1R · Naoroji Street, WC1X · Napier Terrace, N1 · New House, EC1N · Newington Close, EC1R · Noel Road, N1 · North Mews, WC1N · North West Road, E9 · Northampton Road, EC1R · Northington Street, WC1N · Oakley Crescent, EC1V · Offord Road, N1 · Offord Road, N7 · Offord Street, N1 · Old Royal Free Square, N1 · Orkney House, N1 · Orleston Mews, N7 · Orleston Road, N7 · Owen Street, EC1V · Owen’s Row, EC1V · Packington Street, N1 · Paget Street, EC1V · Pakenham Street, WC1X · Parkfield Street, N1 · Peabody Square, N1 · Peacock Place, N1 · Pear Tree Court, EC1R · Penton Grove, N1 · Penton Rise, WC1X · Penton Street, N1 · Pentonville Road, N1 · Pentonville Road, WC1X · Percy Circus, WC1X · Phoenix Place, EC3N · Phoenix Place, WC1X · Pied Bull Yd, N1 · Pierrepoint Arcade, N1 · Pierrepoint Row, N1 · Pine Street, EC1R · Pooles Buildings, EC1R · Popham Road, N1 · Popham Street, N1 · Portpool Lane, EC1N · Prebend Street, N1 · Pride Court, N1 · Prideaux Place, WC1X · Prince’s Yard, N1 · Provence Street, N1 · Providence Court, N1 · Providence Place, N1 · Purley Place, N1 · Queens Head Street, N1 · Quick Street, N1 · Raleigh Street, N1 · Rawstorne Place, EC1V · Rawstorne Street, EC1V · Ray Street, EC1R · Regent Square, WC1N · Remington Street, N1 · Rheidol Mews, N1 · Rheidol Terrace, N1 · Richmond Avenue, N1 · Richmond Avenue, NW2 · Ripplevale Grove, N1 · Risinghill Street, N1 · Ritchie Street, N1 · River Street, EC1R · Rocliffe Street, N1 · Roding House, N1 · Rodney Street, N1 · Roger Street, WC1N · Roman Way Industrial Estate, N7 · Roman Way, N7 · Rosebery Avenue, EC1 · Rosebery Avenue, EC1R · Rosebery Court, EC1R · Rosebery House, EC1R · Rosebery Square, EC1R · Rosoman Place, EC1R · Rosoman Street, EC1R · Saint Clements Street, N7 · Saint Cross Street, EC1N · Saint John Street, EC1V · Saint John’s Square, EC1V · Saint Peter’s Street, N1 · Sans Walk, EC1R · Sans Works, EC1R · Scotswood Street, EC1R · Sekforde Court, EC1V · Sekforde Street, EC1R · Shalford Court, N1 · Sheen Grove, N1 · Sheringham Road, N7 · Skinner Street, EC1R · Southwood Smith Street, N1 · Spafield Street, EC1R · Spellbrook Walk, N1 · St Albans Place, N1 · St Clements Street, N7 · St Cross Street, EC1M · St Cross Street, EC1N · St Jamess Walk, EC1R · St John Street, EC1M · St John Street, EC1V · St Johns House, EC1V · St Johns Path, EC1M · St Johns Place, EC1M · St Johns Square, EC1M · St Johns Square, EC1V · St Peters Street, N1 · St. Helena Street, WC1X · St. John Street, EC1R · St. John Street, EC1V · St. Mary’s Path, N1 · St. Peter’s Street, N1 · Stonefield Street, N1 · Studd Street, N1 · Sudeley Street, N1 · Summers Street, EC1R · Swan Yard, N1 · Tealby Court, N7 · The Horseshoe Path, WC1B · The Kings Cross Baptist Church, WC1X · The Mall Camden Passage, N1 · The Mall, N1 · Theberton Street, N1 · Theobald’s Road, WC1R · Theobalds Road, WC1X · Theseus Walk, N1 · Thornhill Crescent, N1 · Thornhill Cresent, N1 · Thornhill Road, N1 · Thornhill Square, N1 · Tolpuddle Street, N1 · Topham Street, EC1R · Torrens Street, EC1V · Torrens Street, N1 · Turnmill Street, EC1M · Tysoe Street, EC1R · Vernon Rise, WC1X · Vernon Square, WC1X · Vine Hill, EC1R · Vulcan Way, N7 · Warner Street, EC1R · Warner Yard, EC1R · Water Tower Place, N1 · Waterloo Gardens, N1 · Wellington Mews, N7 · Wells Square, WC1X · Westbourne Road, N7 · Weston Rise, N1 · Weston Rise, WC1X · Wharton Street, WC1X · Wheelwright Street, N7 · White Conduit Street, N1 · White Lion Street, N1 · Wilmington Square, WC1X · Windsor Street, N1 · Woodbridge Street, EC1R · Wren Street, WC1X · Wyclif Street, EC1V · Wynford Road, N1 · Wynyatt St, EC1V · Wynyatt Street, EC1V · Yardley Street, WC1X · Yorkshire Grey Roundabout, SE9 ·
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
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