Welstead Way, W6

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Vallie Webster
Vallie Webster   
Added: 16 Mar 2018 03:39 GMT   
IP: 142.114.172.35
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Post by Vallie Webster: Tunis Road, W12

I visited my grandmother who lived on Tunis Road from Canada in approximately 1967-68. I remember the Rag and Bone man who came down the road with a horse and milk delivered to the door with cream on the top. I also remember having to use an outhouse in the back of the row house. No indoor plumbing. We had to have a bath in a big metal tub (like a horse trough) in the middle of the kitchen filled with boiled water on the stove. Very different from Canada. My moms madin name was Hardcastle. Interesting to see the maps. Google maps also brings the world closer.


Patricia Neafsey
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Added: 4 Sep 2017 15:55 GMT   
IP: 72.200.171.94
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Post by Patricia Neafsey: Fishers Lane, W4

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?

LDNnews
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Added: 24 May 2018 12:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Brexit news latest: Theresa May warned by business leaders and MPs over customs union
Theresa May was today warned that she could have Brexit taken out of her hands as a damning report attacked the Government for dithering on crucial decisions.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/brexit-news-latest-theresa-may-warned-by-business-leaders-and-mps-over-customs-union-a3847606.html

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Post by LDNnews: Stamford Brook
Flavours of the World market coming to Uxbridge

UXBRIDGE Flavours of the World market is coming to the High Street from June 7-9.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16245662.Flavours_of_the_World_market_coming_to_Uxbridge/?ref=rss

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Added: 23 May 2018 12:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Barking fire: One hundred firefighters battle huge blaze at east London recycling plant
More than 100 firefighters are battling a huge blaze at a recycling plant in east London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/one-hundred-firefighters-battle-huge-blaze-in-east-london-a3846526.html

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http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16244004.Blackheath_woman_charged_with_smuggling___20m_of_cocaine_and_crystal_meth_into_the_UK/?ref=rss

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Added: 22 May 2018 23:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Turnham Green
Dog show attracts huge crowd to Morden Park
It was a day of family fun at the Merton Dog Watch annual park show.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16242661.Dog_show_attracts_huge_crowd_to_Morden_Park/?ref=rss

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Added: 22 May 2018 11:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Surbiton care home choir leader describes ’magic’ of music for people with dementia
Music and singing are known to have exceptional benefits for people with dementia - even those who are no longer able to verbally communicate.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16241425.Surbiton_care_home_choir_leader_describes___39_magic__39__of_music_for_people_with_dementia/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Stamford Brook
’That doesn’t look right’ - Residents joke about "shoddy" road repairs in Crayford
Bexley Council have been left red-faced after a quick-fix road improvement was mocked on social media.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16241614.__39_That_doesn__39_t_look_right__39__-_Residents_joke_about__quot_shoddy_quot__road_repairs_in_Crayford/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Pictures: Royal wedding street party in East Sheen
A street party - one of many on Saturday - was held in East Sheen to celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16238867.Pictures__Royal_wedding_street_party_in_East_Sheen/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Stamford Brook
Four fire engines called to Sidcup kebab shop fire

A kebab shop in Sidcup was damaged after a fire broke out during the weekend.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16239159.Four_fire_engines_called_to_Sidcup_kebab_shop_fire/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Acton Central
Man dies in early morning Shepherd’s Bush fire which destroyed first floor of home
The man was pronounced dead at the scene of the fire in Yew Tree Road on Sunday morning (May 20)

https://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/news/west-london-news/man-dies-early-morning-shepherds-14682370

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Retired Police Superintendent sends warning after his BMW stolen in Petts Wood
A retired Police Superintendent has warned drivers after his BMW was stolen from his home as his six-year-old daughter watched from the window.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16237120.Retired_Police_Superintendent_sends_warning_after_his_BMW_stolen_in_Petts_Wood/?ref=rss

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Added: 19 May 2018 19:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Chiswick Park
Wetherspoons has changed its menu and people are devastated
Wetherspoons has changed its menu and people are devastated

https://www.standard.co.uk/go/london/bars/wetherspoon-has-changed-its-menu-and-people-are-devastated-a3842861.html

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Added: 19 May 2018 11:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Acton Central
Royal Wedding street parties in Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Hounslow and Harrow
How will you be celebrating Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day?

https://www.getwestlondon.co.uk/whats-on/whats-on-news/royal-wedding-street-parties-ealing-14679137

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Added: 19 May 2018 10:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Stamford Brook
Police to stop people entering Patmore Estate this weekend due to ’unlicensed event’
There will be an increased police presence in Patmore Estate this weekend after police caught wind of an "unlicensed event" planned.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16236331.Police_to_stop_people_entering_Patmore_Estate_this_weekend_due_to___39_unlicensed_event__39_/?ref=rss

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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OTHER CHISWICK ENTRIES

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
Bedford Park:   Built between 1875 and 1886 in west London, Bedford Park is the first garden suburb and one of the most influential housing developments in Britain.
Chiswick:   Chiswick: Cheese Farm.
Gothick Cottage:   The address of Gothick Cottage was 372 Goldhawk Road, W6
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.
Saint Peter’s Square Garden:   
Turnham Green:   


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A316, W4 · Abinger Road, W4 · Acton Lane, W4 · Addison Grove, W4 · Airedale Avenue, W4 · Albion Court, W6 · 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 · Binden Road, W12 · Birkbeck Grove, W4 · Blandford Road, W4 · Blenheim Road, W4 · Bollo Lane, W4 · Bond Street, W4 · Bridge Street, W4 · Bridlington Lane, W4 · British Grove, W4 · British Grove, W6 · 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 Lane, 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 · Cosmur Close, W12 · Cranbrook Road, 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 · Emlyn Road, W12 · Emlyn Road, W6 · 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 Court, W4 · Fielding Road, W4 · Fishers Lane, W4 · Fitzroy Crescent, W4 · Flanchford Road, W12 · Flanchford Road, W6 · 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 · Goldhawk Road, W6 · 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 · Hartswood Road, W12 · Harvard Road, W4 · Hatfield Road, W4 · Hawkshead Road, W4 · Heathfield Court, W4 · Heathfield Gardens, W4 · Hogarth Business Park, W4 · Holly Road, W4 · Homefield Road, W4 · Horticultural Place, W4 · Huntingdon Gardens, W4 · Invermead Close, W6 · Ivy Crescent, W4 · Kings Place, W4 · Kings Yard, E15 · Kingscote Road, W4 · Kingswood Road, W4 · Kirton Close, W4 · Larch Drive, W4 · Linkenholt Mansions, W6 · 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 · Netheravon Road, W4 · Newton Grove, W4 · Old Burlington Lane, W4 · Oxford Court, W4 · Palgrave Road, W12 · Park Road North, W4 · Pavilion Studios The Pavilion, W4 · Paxton Road, W4 · Pleydell Avenue, W6 · 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 · 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 · Rylett Crescent, W12 · Rylett Road, W12 · Saint Albans Avenue, W4 · Saint Peter’s Square, W6 · 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 · South Side, W6 · Southfield Road, W4 · Speldhurst Road, W4 · St Albans Avenue, W4 · St Georges Road, W4 · St Peter’s Square, W6 · St. Albans Avenue, W4 · Stamford Brook Avenue, W6 · Stamford Brook Gardens, W6 · Stamford Brook Road, W6 · Stamford Court, W6 · 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 · The Power House, 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 · Vaughan Avenue, W6 · Verona Court, 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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Inner West London (1932) FREE DOWNLOAD
1930s map covering East Acton, Holland Park, Kensington, Notting Hill, Olympia, Shepherds Bush and Westbourne Park,
George Philip & Son, Ltd./London Geographical Society, 1932

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.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

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)
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