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Rail station, existing between 1868 and now

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Rail station · Hendon · NW4 · Contributed by The Underground Map
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Photo: No 3552 0-6-0 Hendon L.M.S at Hendon station in 1930.

Hendon railway station is a National Rail station situated to the west of Hendon, in the London Borough of Barnet.

The station was built by the Midland Railway in 1868 on its extension to St. Pancras. From 1875 the Midland opened a service to Victoria on the London, Chatham and Dover Railway and received coaches from the London and South Western Railway for attachment to north-bound trains.

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Lyn
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Post by Lyn : Schweppes Factory

The security for schweepes at west hendon was michael kenny with his german shepherd dog called saba started jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny security got on with all staff at schweepes hew was liked and well known for all his years spent working there alongside with his security dog that loved the water fountain at schweepes west hendon

Lyn
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Post by Lyn : Schweppes Factory

Michael kenny worked at schweepes factory providing security with his german shepherd dog saba from jan 1964 to the 1970s michael kenny was well known with his security dog

Paul Shepherd
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Post by Paul Shepherd: Chamberlayne Road, NW10

i lived in Rainham Rd in the 1960?s. my best friends were John McCollough and Rosalind Beevor. it was a good time to be there but local schools were not good and i got out before it went to a real slum. i gather it?s ok now.

John Dye
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Post by John Dye: Cool Oak Lane, NW9

I lived at Queensbury Road, Kingsbury during World War II and used to play regularly along the edge of the Welsh Harp. About halfway along Cool Oak Lane on the south side was a pond we used to call Froggy Pond. It was the only place I ever saw a water scorpion, Nepa cinerea.
At the end of the war, all the street air raid shelters were knocked down and the rubble was piled up on the ground south of the Cool Oak Lane bridge, on the Hendon side. I remember that this heap of rubble became infested with rats and I used to watch them from the bridge. I was told that an old house on the south side of Cool Oak Lane (Woodfield House?) was once owned by the wife of Horatio Nelson. I think it later became the nurseries for plants grown for the Hendon parks.

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Post by Irene Whitby..maiden name crighton: Netherwood Street, NW6

I was born at 63netherwood street.need to know who else lived there.i think I moved out because of a fire but not sure


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Post by Ron: Colindale

The leather business and ’Leatherville’ was set up by Arthur Garstin, not GARSTON.
:o)

Brenda Jackson
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Added: 13 Aug 2017 21:39 GMT   
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Post by Brenda Jackson: Granville Road, NW6

My Gt Gt grandparents lived at 83 Pembroke Road before it became Granville Road, They were married in 1874, John Tarrant and Maryann Tarrant nee Williamson.
Her brother George Samuel Williamson lived at 95 Pembroke Road with his fwife Emily and children in the 1881 Census

Apparently the extended family also lived for many years in Alpha Place, Canterbury Road, Peel Road,

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Post by Martina: Schweppes Factory

The site is now a car shop and Angels Fancy Dress shop and various bread factories are there.

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Helen McCrory and Damian Lewis looked as besotted as ever on Sunday, as they stepped out to play Frisbee together in London, and the actress was elegant in a blush maxi dress.


Helen McCrory and Damian Lewis looked as besotted as ever on Sunday, as they stepped out to play Frisbee together in London, and the actress was elegant in a blush maxi dress.


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Grace Jackson obituary
Grace Jackson, who has died aged 92, was an outstanding social worker who became director of the London Boroughs Training Committee, which educated social workers in the capital.Grace was born in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia), to Reuben Jackson, a prison governor in the colonial civil service, and his wife, Doris (nee Davison). In 1947 Grace came to Britain on her own so that she could study at the Edinburgh School of Chiropody. She practised chiropody for some years in Liverpool, Bristol and Canterbury, but in the 1950s was sponsored by the Home Office to become a probation officer. We met in 1956, and remained friends from then onwards. Continue reading...

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The Paul Welsh column: Star Wars and the long hot summer of 1976
Hello once again and I hope you are enjoying the best summer apparently since 1976, which I also remember well. Back then I seem to recall we even had a Minister for Drought! To be honest I am fading a bit along with my garden but after our long winter I just say carpe diem. You see how well educated we were half a century or more ago at a secondary modern school in Borehamwood.

http://www.times-series.co.uk/news/16344318.the-paul-welsh-column-star-wars-and-the-long-hot-summer-of-1976/?ref=rss

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Plogging: ’This is how much discarded plastic I picked up’

Liz Connor takes to the streets of the capital to embrace the eco-friendly Swedish trend, and finds an alarming amount of rubbish at every turn...


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The Paul Welsh column: Star Wars and the long hot summer of 1976
Hello once again and I hope you are enjoying the best summer apparently since 1976, which I also remember well. Back then I seem to recall we even had a Minister for Drought! To be honest I am fading a bit along with my garden but after our long winter I just say carpe diem. You see how well educated we were half a century or more ago at a secondary modern school in Borehamwood.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16344318.the-paul-welsh-column-star-wars-and-the-long-hot-summer-of-1976/?ref=rss

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Everton win 22-0 as four Toffees players score hat-tricks in huge pre-season win vs ATV Irdning
Whatever Marco Silva achieves at Everton, a 22-0 win is going to be hard to top.

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Boris Becker in alleged domestic dispute with wife at Wimbledon home


Boris Becker in alleged domestic dispute with wife at Wimbledon home


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A much vaunted baby Trump blimp which flew above Parliament ahead of thousands of protesters marching through the capital has been labelled a damp squib by social media.


A much vaunted baby Trump blimp which flew above Parliament ahead of thousands of protesters marching through the capital has been labelled a damp squib by social media.


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VIEW THE HENDON AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE HENDON AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE HENDON AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE HENDON AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE HENDON AREA IN THE 1900s
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Ayesha Community School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 19.
Beis Medrash Elyon:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Beis Soroh Schneirer:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Bell Lane Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Brampton College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 15 and 19.
Brent Reservoir (Welsh Harp):   The Brent Reservoir (popularly called the Welsh Harp) is a reservoir which straddles the boundary between the London Boroughs of Brent and Barnet and is owned by British Waterways.
Hendon House:   Hendon House was a gabled building built probably in the 16th century.
Hendon Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13.
Hendon School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Independent Jewish Day School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Kisharon College:   Miscellaneous which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
Nancy Reuben Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Oxgate Farm:   Situated at the corner of where the modern day Coles Hill Road and Oxgate Lane meet, Oxgate Farm was a timber framed 16th or 17th century building.
Parkfield Primary School:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Parkfield, the Hyde, and Childs Hill Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Peninim:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Rushgrove Park:   
Schweppes Factory:   In 1896, Schweppes opened a large mineral water factory at the top of Wilberforce Road in West Hendon. It was a site chosen near an artesian well and because of its proximity to Edgware Road and the Midland Railway.
Silk Bridge:   Silk Bridge carries the former Roman Road of Watling Street and today's A5 over the Silk Stream here.
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary’s and St John’s CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 15. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Sunny Hill Park:   
Sunnyfields Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Tiferes High School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Torah Vodaas:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Unity Girls High School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
West Hendon:   West Hendon - or New Hendon to the older folk. Or The Hyde to those older folk's grandparents.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Greyhound Hill:   The photo was taken in 1912, looking down the hill towards Hendon Aerodrome. From this spot, Hendon residents could get a free view of the aerobatic displays when they took place.
Silk Stream (1916):   The Silk Stream was the stream which fed the Welsh Harp reservoir.
West Hendon from above:   View of The Broadway, West Hendon, from the north-west, 1921.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Admiral Court, NW4 · Albert Road, NW4 · Alexandra Road, NW4 · Algernon Road, NW4 · Alwyn Gardens, NW4 · Aprey Gardens, NW4 · Apsley Way, NW2 · Ashley Lane, NW4 · Audley Road, NW4 · Babington Road, NW4 · Ballards Road, NW2 · Barford Close, NW4 · Barton Close, NW4 · Bell Lane, NW11 · Bell Lane, NW4 · Belle Vue Estate, NW4 · Belle Vue Road, NW4 · Bertram Road, NW4 · Bethel Close, NW4 · Boltmore Close, NW4 · Bonville Gardens, NW4 · Boyne Avenue, NW4 · Brampton Grove, NW4 · Brampton Lane, NW4 · Breasy Place, NW4 · Brent Green, NW4 · Brent Park Road, NW4 · Brent Park Road, NW9 · Brent Street, NW4 · Brent View Road, NW4 · Brent View Road, NW9 · Brinsdale Road, NW4 · Buckingham Court, NW4 · Burroughs Gardens, NW4 · Burroughs Parade, NW4 · Canberra Close, NW4 · Carol Close, NW4 · Cedars Close, NW4 · Century Close, NW4 · Chapel Walk, NW4 · Chatsworth Avenue, NW4 · Chatsworth Close, NW4 · Christchurch Hall, NW4 · Christchurch Square, E9 · Church End, NW4 · Church Road, NW4 · Church Road, RM3 · Church Road, TN14 · Church Terrace, NW4 · Clarendon Gardens, NW4 · Coles Green Road, NW2 · Colin Crescent, NW9 · Colin Drive, NW9 · Colin Gardens, NW9 · Colindeep Gardens, NW4 · Colindeep Lane, NW4 · Cool Oak Lane, NW2 · Cool Oak Lane, NW9 · Cottenham Drive, NW9 · Cowley Place, NW4 · Crossway, NW9 · Dallas Road, NW4 · Danescroft Avenue, NW4 · Danescroft Gardens, NW4 · Danescroft, NW4 · Daniel Place, NW4 · Dartmouth Road, NW4 · Deerfield Close, NW9 · Dehar Crescent, NW2 · Dehar Crescent, NW9 · Dehar Cresent, NW9 · Denmark Hill Drive, NW9 · Downage, NW4 · Eaton Road, NW4 · Edgeworth Avenue, NW4 · Edgeworth Close, NW4 · Edgeworth Crescent, NW4 · Egerton Gardens, NW4 · Endersleigh Gardens, NW4 · Esmar Crescent, NW9 · Eyhurst Close, NW2 · Faber Gardens, NW4 · Finchley Lane, NW4 · First Avenue, NW4 · Florence Street, NW4 · Foscote Road, NW4 · Foster Street, NW4 · Fuller Street, NW4 · Garrick Road, NW9 · Glebe Crescent, NW4 · Golders Rise, NW4 · Green Lane, NW4 · Green Walk, NW4 · Greenbank Crescent, NW4 · Greyhound Hill, NW4 · Hall Lane, NW4 · Harmony Way, NW4 · Harp Business Centre, NW2 · Hatchcroft, NW4 · Hendale Avenue, NW4 · Herbert Road, NW9 · Heriot Road, NW4 · Hillview Gardens, NW4 · Hollyview Close, NW4 · Holmbrook Drive, NW4 · Holmdale Gardens, NW4 · Holmfield Avenue, NW4 · Hyde Estate Road, NW9 · Irving Way, NW9 · Johns Avenue, NW4 · Kelceda Close, NW2 · Kings Close, NW4 · Layfield Crescent, NW4 · Layfield Road, NW4 · Lea Wood, NW4 · Linfield Close, NW4 · Lodge Road, NW4 · Lower Ground Sentinel Square, NW4 · Lynton Avenue, NW9 · M1, NW4 · Malcolm Crescent, NW4 · Marriotts Close, NW9 · Marsh Drive, NW9 · Meadow Drive, NW4 · Mills Grove, NW4 · Montagu Road, NW4 · Mount Road, NW4 · Mulberry Close, NW4 · Mulberry Close, SE22 · Neeld Crescent, NW4 · Neeld Cresent, NW4 · New Brent Street, NW4 · Newark Parade, NW4 · Newark Way, NW4 · North Circular Road, NW2 · Nursery Walk, NW4 · Oxgate Court Parade, NW2 · Oxgate Court, NW2 · Park Road, NW4 · Park Road, NW9 · Parson Street, NW4 · Peel Drive, NW9 · Prestige Way, NW4 · Priestley Way, NW2 · Priestley Way, NW9 · Prince of Wales Close, NW4 · Propeller Way, NW4 · Propeller Way, NW9 · Queens Way, NW4 · Raleigh Close, NW4 · Ramsey Close, NW9 · Ravenshurst Avenue, NW4 · Review Road, NW2 · Rickard Close, NW4 · Riverside, NW4 · Rookery Close, NW9 · Rowan Drive, NW9 · Rowsley Avenue, NW4 · Rushgrove Avenue, NW9 · Rushgrove Parade, NW9 · Russell Road, NW9 · Saint David’s Place, NW4 · Saint Mary’s Crescent, NW4 · Scottwell Drive, NW9 · Second Avenue, NW4 · Seelig Avenue, NW9 · Selborne Gardens, NW4 · Sentinel Square, NW4 · Sevington Road, NW4 · Shearwater Drive, NW9 · Shepherds Walk, NW2 · Sherrock Gardens, NW4 · Sherwood Road, NW4 · Southbourne Crescent, NW4 · Southfields, NW4 · St Davids Place, NW4 · St Josephs Grove, NW4 · St Mary’s Crescent, NW4 · St Mary’s Crescent, NW4 · St Matthias Close, NW9 · Staples Corner, NW2 · Station Road, NW4 · Station Road, NW9 · Streakes Field Road, NW2 · Stuart Avenue, NW9 · Studio Mews, NW4 · Sturgess Avenue, NW4 · Sunningfields Crescent, NW4 · Sunningfields Road, NW4 · Sunny Gardens Parade, NW4 · Sunny Gardens Road, NW4 · Sunny Hill, NW4 · Sunny Place, NW4 · Sutton Parade, NW4 · Swynford Gardens, NW4 · Tadworth Road, NW2 · Talbot Crescent, NW4 · Telford Road, NW9 · Tenterden Close, NW4 · Tenterden Close, NW4 · Tenterden Drive, NW4 · Tenterden Gardens, NW4 · Tenterden Grove, NW4 · The Approach, NW4 · The Broadway, NW9 · The Burroughs, NW4 · The Crest, NW4 · The Garage, NW4 · The Hyde Industrial Estate, NW9 · The Hyde, NW9 · The Link, NW2 · Tyrrel Way, NW9 · Vaughan Avenue, NW4 · Verulam Court, NW9 · Vicarage Road, NW4 · Victoria Road, NW4 · Warner Close, NW9 · Water Brook Lane, NW4 · Waterloo Road, NW2 · Watford Way, NW4 · Wellington Park Estate, NW2 · West Avenue, NW4 · West Hendon Broadway, NW9 · West View, NW4 · Westchester Drive, NW4 · Westhorpe Gardens, NW4 · Westside, NW4 · Wheatley Close, NW4 · Wilberforce Road, NW9 · Wilshaw Close, NW4 · Woodburn Close, NW4 · Woodward Avenue, NW4 · Woolmead Avenue, NW2 · Woolmead Avenue, NW9 ·
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