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My ancestors (Dady) lived in Myrtle Cottage, Fishers Lane in 1900 or so. Do you have any information? Was it associated with a manor house?
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Prolific Lewisham burglar jailed after he was caught by have-a-go heroes

A prolific burglar who was caught by have-a-go heroes as he was ransacking a home has been jailed.


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Premier League news, transfer rumours LIVE: Chelsea want Jamaal Lascelles, Arsenal and Manchester United battle for Ajax star
Welcome to the London Evening Standard's Premier League LIVE blog as we bring you the latest news and rumours from England's top flight.

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Business competition whittled down to final four
The finalists of an entrepreneurial competition have been decided, as they prepare to go head-to-head for the chance to win a year’s worth of business support.

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West Ham to offer helping hand to neighbour in need with Dagenham & Redbridge friendly
West Ham are set to take advantage of a break in their Premier League schedule to help a local club in need.

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Developers behind the Stag Brewery Regeneration submit planning application

The developers behind the Stag Brewery Regeneration have submitted their long-awaited planning application.


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Morden man’s petition to get consultants and GPs to make benefits health assessments
A man who lived in Morden for 27 years has set up a petition to get more consultants and family doctors to carry out medical assessment for access to benefits for people with inflammatory bowel disease.

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Thames Water explains why Plumstead had multiple burst pipes in one morning

The mystery behind why multiple pipes burst in a small area in Plumstead over the course of one morning has been explained.


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’Die you bastard’: Whitton and Heathfield Lib Dems receive threatening message
’Die you bastard’: Whitton and Heathfield Lib Dems receive threatening message

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’It’s somewhere to go and make friends’ - Social club using board games to tackle loneliness gets a helping hand
At a social club in Sutton, board games is all it takes to help the elderly overcome loneliness and isolation.

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Police appeal for witnesses after ’assault’ in Greenwich leaves man with serious head injuries
Police are appealing for witnesses after a suspected assault in Greenwich left a man hospitalised with serious head injuries.

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A new ’super cycle hub’ could be built at Richmond Station.
A new ’super cycle hub’ could be built at Richmond Station.

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Campaigners gather to protest third runway ahead of consultation drop-in

To mark Thursday’s Heathrow consultation drop-in Richmond, campaigners came together to protest the proposed third runway.


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Great Portland Street fire: 50 firefighters tackle blaze in central London
Firefighters are battling at "huge" blaze at a construction site in central London.

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Challenge to ’change the face of London high streets’
A Healthy High Streets Challenge has been launched in Haringey.

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VIEW THE CHISWICK AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE CHISWICK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE CHISWICK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE CHISWICK AREA IN THE 1860s
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Chiswick

Chiswick: Cheese Farm.

Chiswick is a large suburb of west London. It contains Hogarth's House, the former residence of the 18th century English artist William Hogarth; Chiswick House, a neo-Palladian villa regarded as one of the finest in England; and Fuller's Brewery, London's largest and oldest brewery.

Chiswick is located on a meander of the River Thames which is heavily used for competitive and recreational rowing, and Chiswick itself is home to several clubs. The finishing post for the Boat Race is just downstream of Chiswick Bridge.

The area was historically an ancient parish in the county of Middlesex, with an agrarian and fishing economy. Having good communications with London from an early time Chiswick became a popular country retreat, and as part of the suburban growth of London in the late 19th and early 20th centuries the population significantly expanded. It became the Municipal Borough of Brentford and Chiswick in 1932 and has formed part of Greater London since 1965.

Chiswick was first recorded c.1000 as Ceswican; the name Chiswick is of Old English origin meaning 'Cheese Farm' and originates from the riverside meadows and farms that are thought to have supported an annual cheese fair on Dukes Meadows up until the 18th century.

Chiswick grew up as a fishing village around St Nicholas church on Church Street. The parish included Strand-on-the-Green, Little Sutton and Turnham Green. By the early nineteenth century the fishing industry in and around Chiswick was declining as the growth of industry and the invention of the flush toilet were causing pollution in the river. Fish began to die out and the river became unsuitable as a spawning ground. Locks upstream also made the river impassable by migratory fish such as salmon and shad. From the 18th century onwards the High Road became built up with inns and large houses.

The population of Chiswick grew almost tenfold during the 19th century, reaching 30,000 in 1901, and the area is a mixture of Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian housing. Suburban building began in Gunnersbury in the 1860s and in Bedford Park, on the borders of Chiswick and Acton, in 1875.

The first V-2 rocket to hit London fell on Chiswick on 8 September 1944, killing three people, injuring 22 others and causing extensive damage to surrounding trees and buildings. Six houses were demolished by the rocket and many more suffered damage. There is a memorial where the rocket fell on Staveley Road. There is also a War Memorial at the east end of Turnham Green.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Chiswick:   Chiswick: Cheese Farm.
Hogarth's House:   Hogarth's House is the former country home of the 18th century English artist William Hogarth in Chiswick. The House now belongs to the London Borough of Hounslow and is open to visitors free of charge.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Fuller's, Chiswick:   This image depicts workers outside Fuller's Griffin Brewery in Chiswick, about 1900.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A316, W4 · Abinger Road, W4 · Acton Lane, W4 · Addison Grove, W4 · Alexandra Road, W4 · Alfred Close, W4 · Alwyn Avenue, W4 · Antrobus Road, W4 · Arlington Gardens, W4 · Arnott Close, W4 · Barley Mo Passage, W4 · Barley Mow Centre, W4 · Barley Mow Passage, W4 · Barrowgate Road, W4 · Bath Road, W4 · Beaconsfield Close, W4 · Beaconsfield Road, W4 · Beardsley Way, W4 · Beaumont Road, W4 · Bedford Corner, W4 · Bedford Park, W4 · Bedford Road, W4 · Belgrave Court, W4 · Bell Industrial Estate, W4 · Belmont Grove, W4 · Belmont Road, W4 · Belmont Terrace, W4 · Berrymede Road, W4 · Birkbeck Grove, W4 · Blandford Road, W4 · Blenheim Road, W4 · Bollo Lane, W4 · Bond Street, W4 · Bourne Place, W4 · Bridge Street, W4 · Bridlington Lane, W4 · Brookfield Road, W4 · Burlington Gardens, W4 · Burlington Road, W4 · Cambridge Road North, W4 · Carelia Court, W4 · Castle Row, W4 · Cedars Road, W4 · Chapter Close, W4 · Chardin Road, W4 · Chaseley Court, W4 · Chiswick Bridge, W4 · Chiswick Common Road, W4 · Chiswick Health Centre Fishers Lane, W4 · Chiswick High Road, W4 · Chiswick Park, W4 · Chiswick Terrace, W4 · Church Path, W4 · Clement Close, W4 · Cleveland Avenue, W4 · Clifton Gardens, W4 · Clovelly Road, W4 · Colonial Drive, W4 · Copenhagen Gardens, W4 · Crofton Avenue, W4 · Cunnington Street, W4 · Devonhurst Place, W4 · Disraeli Close, W4 · Dolman Road, W4 · Dukes Gate, W4 · Eastman Road, W4 · Ellesmere Road, W4 · Elliott Road, W4 · Ennismore Avenue, W4 · Eridge Road, W4 · Esmond Road, W4 · Essex Place Square, W4 · Essex Place, W4 · Evelyn Road, W4 · Evershed Walk, W4 · Fairfax Road, W4 · Fairlawn Avenue, W4 · Fairlawn Court, W4 · Fielding Road, W4 · Fishers Lane, W4 · Fitzroy Crescent, W4 · Flanders Mansions, W4 · Flanders Road, W4 · Fletcher Road, W4 · Florence Road, W4 · Foster Road, W4 · Fromows Corner, W4 · Gainsborough Road, W4 · Garden Court, W4 · Garth Court, W4 · Garth Road, W4 · Gladstone Road, W4 · Graham Road, W4 · Grange Road, W4 · Great Chertsey Road, W4 · Greenend Road, W4 · Grosvenor Road, W4 · Gunnersbury Avenue, W4 · Gunnersbury Mews, W4 · Hadley Gardens, W4 · Hamilton Road, W4 · Hardwicke Road, W4 · Harvard Road, W4 · Hatfield Road, W4 · Hawkshead Road, W4 · Heathfield Court, W4 · Heathfield Gardens, W4 · Heathfield Terrace, W4 · Hogarth Business Park, W4 · Horticultural Place, W4 · Huntingdon Gardens, W4 · Ivy Crescent, W4 · Kent Road, W4 · Kings Place, W4 · Kings Yard, E15 · Kingscote Road, W4 · Kingswood Road, W4 · Kirton Close, W4 · Larch Drive, W4 · London Stile, W4 · Lonsdale Road, W4 · Manor Way, W4 · Marlborough Crescent, W4 · Marlborough Road, W4 · Mayfield Avenue, W4 · Merton Avenue, W4 · Mills Row, W4 · Montgomery Road, W4 · Newton Grove, W4 · Old Burlington Lane, W4 · Oxford Court, W4 · Park Road North, W4 · Pavilion Studios The Pavilion, W4 · Paxton Road, W4 · Power Road Studios, W4 · Power Road, W4 · Prebend Gardens, W4 · Prebend Gardens, W6 · Priory Avenue, W4 · Priory Road, W4 · Prospect Place, W4 · Queen Anne’s Gardens, W4 · Queen Anne’s Grove, W4 · Queen Anns Grove, W4 · Ramillies Road, W4 · Ravenscroft Road, W4 · Ravensmede Way, W4 · Reynolds Road, W4 · Rock Lane, CR3 · Roman Road, W4 · Rothschild Road, W4 · Rugbey Road, W4 · Rupert Road, W4 · Russell Kerr Close, W4 · Rusthall Avenue, W4 · Salisbury Court, W4 · Saltcoats Road, W4 · Saville Road, W4 · Seymour Road, W4 · Shirley Road, W4 · Silver Crescent · Silver Crescent, W3 · Silver Crescent, W4 · Somerset Road, W4 · South Parade, W4 · Southfield Road, W4 · Speldhurst Road, W4 · St Albans Avenue, W4 · St Georges Road, W4 · St. Albans Avenue, W4 · Station Parade, W4 · Steele Road, W4 · Strand-on-The-Green, W4 · Strauss Road, W4 · Sutton Lane North, W4 · Sutton Road North, W4 · Temple Road, W4 · The Avenue, W4 · The Axis, W4 · The Orchard, W4 · Thorney Hedge Road, W4 · Thornton Avenue, W4 · Town Hall Avenue, W4 · Turnham Green Terrace Mews, W4 · Turnham Green Terrace, W4 · Upham Park Road, W4 · Vanbrugh Road, W4 · Wadhurst Road, W4 · Wavendon Avenue, W4 · Wellesley Road Bridge, W4 · Wellesley Road, W4 · Welstead Way, W4 · Welstead Way, W6 · Whellock Road, W4 · Whitehall Gardens, W4 · Wilkinson Way, W4 · Wilmington Avenue, W4 · Wilson Walk, W4 · Windmill Passage, W4 · Windmill Road, W4 · Woodstock Road, W4 ·


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John Rocque Map of Ealing and Acton (1762)
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers an area from Greenford in the northwest to Hammersmith in the southeast.
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Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
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London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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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.
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London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
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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
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