Holmes Road, SW19

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Holmes Road is a road in the SW19 postcode area



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VIEW THE SOUTH WIMBLEDON AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE SOUTH WIMBLEDON AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE SOUTH WIMBLEDON AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SOUTH WIMBLEDON AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SOUTH WIMBLEDON AREA IN THE 1900s
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South Wimbledon

South Wimbledon is a suburb - also known as Merton - and tube station in South London.

Merton is ten minutes walk from Wimbledon centre, and is most obviously recognised by the busy crossroads at which South Wimbledon tube station is situated on one corner.

Admiral Nelson once had property in this part of London called Merton Place, and therefore a number of roads and pubs in the region (immediately to the east, and much further to the west, in Wimbledon Chase) are named after historically relevant battles and ships. The Nelson's Arms pub is on the road to Colliers Wood.

South Wimbledon station was designed by Charles Holden and was opened on 13 September 1926 as part of the Morden extension of the City & South London Railway (now part of the Northern Line).
South Wimbledon station - not being actually in Wimbledon - was given this name as it was thought that Wimbledon had a higher social standing than its actual location of Merton. On the original plan it had the name Merton Grove. For geographical accuracy, the station was originally named South Wimbledon (Merton) and it appeared as such on early tube maps and on the original station platform signage.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
All Saints’ CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Benedict Primary School:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Church Road Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Deen City Farm:   
Face Youth Therapeutic School:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Garfield Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Haslemere Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Merton Abbey Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
New Wimbledon Theatre:   The New Wimbledon Theatre is a Grade II listed Edwardian theatre built by the theatre lover and entrepreneur, J B Mulholland.
Pelham Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Polka Theatre:   
South Wimbledon:   South Wimbledon is a suburb - also known as Merton - and tube station in South London.
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Priory CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Wimbledon Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Parade, SW19 · Abbey Parade, W5 · Abingdon Close, SW19 · Albany Road, SW19 · All Saints Road, SW19 · Alston Road, SW17 · Alverstone Avenue, SW19 · Anchorage Close, SW19 · Anderson House, SW17 · Archway Close, SW19 · Ashcombe Road, SW19 · Ashen Grove, SW19 · Ashley Road, SW19 · Autumn Close, SW19 · Avondale Road, SW19 · Balfour Road, SW19 · Baltic Close, SW19 · Batsworth Road, CR4 · Belgrave Road, CR4 · Belgrave Walk, CR4 · Benedict Road, CR4 · Bennetts Courtyard, SW19 · Bentley Close, SW19 · Bertal Road, SW17 · Bertram Cottages, SW19 · Bewley Street, SW19 · Birkbeck Road, SW19 · Blackshaw Road, SW17 · Blackshaw Road, SW19 · Boundary Road, SW19 · Bourne Drive, CR4 · Boyd Road, SW19 · Bradshaw Close, SW19 · Braemar Avenue, SW19 · Brangwyn Crescent, SW19 · Brickfield Road, SW19 · Bridges Road Mews, SW19 · Bridges Road, SW19 · Broadway Court, SW19 · Brooklands Avenue, SW19 · Burgess Mews Wycliffe Road, SW19 · Burgess Mews, SW19 · Burns Close, SW19 · Byegrove Road, SW19 · Cardigan Road, SW19 · Carter Road, SW19 · Caxton Road, SW19 · Cecil Road, SW19 · Chadwick Avenue, SW19 · Chapter Way, SW19 · Chaucer Way, SW19 · Chelsea Fields Industrial Estate, SW19 · Christchurch Close, SW19 · Christchurch Road, SW19 · Christchurch Street, SW19 · Church Road, SW19 · Clarence Road, SW19 · College Road, SW19 · Copper Mill Lane, SW17 · Cowdrey Road, SW19 · Cowper Road, SW19 · Craven Gardens, SW19 · Crescent Gardens, SW19 · Croft Road, SW19 · Cromwell Road, SW19 · Cross Road, SW19 · Dane Road, SW19 · Deburgh Road, SW19 · Denison Road, SW19 · Downside Close, SW19 · Dreadnought Close, SW19 · Dryden Road, SW19 · Dudley Road, SW19 · Durnsford Avenue, SW19 · Durnsford Road, SW19 · East Road Trading Estate, SW19 · East Road, SW19 · Edith Road, SW19 · Effra Close, SW19 · Effra Road, SW19 · Endeavour Way, SW19 · Evelyn Road, SW19 · Faraday Road, SW19 · Farquhar Road, SW19 · Florence Road, SW19 · Fortescue Road, SW19 · Foss Road, SW17 · Foxton Grove, CR4 · Gap Road, SW19 · Garfield Road, SW19 · Gladstone Road, SW19 · Goodwin Close, CR4 · Gordondale Road, SW19 · Gresham Way, SW19 · Griffiths Road, SW19 · Grove Road, SW19 · Haccombe Road, SW19 · Hamilton Road Mews, SW19 · Hamilton Road, SW19 · Hardy Road, SW19 · Haslemere Avenue, CR4 · Haslemere Avenue, SW19 · Havana Road, SW19 · Havelock Road, SW17 · Havelock Road, SW19 · Hawthorne Avenue, CR4 · Haydon Park Road, SW19 · Haydon Road, SW19 · Haydons Road, SW19 · Hayward Close, SW19 · Hebdon Mews, SW17 · High Path, SW19 · High St Colliers Wood, SW19 · High Street Collier’s Wood, SW17 · High Street Colliers Wood, SW17 · High Street Colliers Wood, SW19 · High Street, SW17 · Hogarth Crescent, SW19 · Holmes Road, SW19 · Homefield Gardens, CR4 · Homefield Gardens, SW19 · Hotham Road, SW19 · Illingworth Close, CR4 · Jubilee Way, SW19 · Khartoum Road, SW17 · Kiln Mews, SW17 · Kimble Road, SW19 · King’s Road, SW19 · Kings Road, SW19 · Kingsley Road, SW19 · Kipling Drive, SW19 · Kohat Road, SW19 · Laburnum Road, SW19 · Latimer Road, SW19 · Leyton Road, SW19 · Liberty Avenue, SW19 · Littlers Close, SW19 · Lucien Road, SW19 · Lyon Road, SW19 · Meadow Road, SW19 · Melrose Avenue, SW19 · Merantum Way, SW19 · Merantun Way, SW19 · Merton Park Parade, SW19 · Merton Road, SW19 · Mill Road, SW19 · Miller Road, SW19 · Milton Road, SW19 · Montague Road, SW19 · Mount Road, SW19 · Mychell House, SW19 · Nelson Grove Road, SW19 · Nelson Road, SW19 · New Close, SW19 · Norman Road, SW19 · Normanton Avenue, SW18 · Normanton Avenue, SW19 · North Gardens, SW19 · North Road, SW19 · Oakwood Avenue, CR4 · Oxted Close, CR4 · Palestine Grove, SW19 · Palmerston Grove, SW19 · Palmerston Road, SW19 · Park View Drive, CR4 · Pelham Road, SW19 · Pevensey Road, SW17 · Phipp’s Bridge Road, CR4 · Phipps Bridge Road, CR4 · Phipps Bridge Road, SW19 · Pincott Road, SW19 · Pitt Crescent, SW19 · Pitt Cresent, SW19 · Plough Lane, SW17 · Plough Lane, SW19 · Prince Georges Road, SW19 · Prince Georges, SW19 · Princes Road, SW19 · Priory Retail Park, SW19 · Priory Road, SW19 · Queen’s Road, CR4 · Queen’s Road, SW19 · Queens Road, SW19 · Queens, SW19 · Quicks Road, SW19 · Regent Place, SW19 · Reynolds Close, SW19 · Ridley Road, SW19 · Rock Close, CR4 · Rodney Place, SW19 · Roslyn Close, CR4 · Rostella Road, SW17 · Runnymede, SW19 · Russell Road, SW19 · Ryfold Road, SW19 · Saxonbury Close, CR4 · Sheldrick Close, SW19 · Shelley Way, SW19 · Sir Cyril Black Way, SW19 · Smallwood Road, SW17 · South Gardens, SW19 · South Park Road, SW19 · South Road, SW19 · Southey Road, SW19 · Stanley Road, SW19 · Station Road, SW19 · Stroud Road, SW19 · Stuart Road, SW19 · Stubbs Way, SW19 · Sycamore Gardens, CR4 · Tandem Way, SW19 · Tennyson Road, SW19 · The Apprentice Shop, SW19 · The Broadway, SW19 · The Coles Shop, SW19 · The Crescent, SW19 · The Piazza, SW19 · Thorburn Way, SW19 · Thornville Grove, CR4 · Thornville Grove, SW19 · Thurso Street, SW17 · Trafalgar Road, SW19 · Trinity Road, SW19 · University Road, SW19 · University Roads, E6 · Valley Gardens, SW19 · Varley Way, CR4 · Victory Road Mews, SW19 · Victory Road, SW19 · Walpole Mews, SW19 · Walpole Road, SW19 · Wandle Bank, SW19 · Watermill Way, SW19 · Waterside Way, SW17 · Waterside Way, SW19 · Weir Road Industrial Estate, SW19 · Weir Road, SW19 · Wellington Road, SW19 · Western Road, SW19 · Windsor Avenue, SW19 · Woburn Close, SW19 · Wolseley Avenue, SW19 · Woodman Works, SW19 · Worslade Road, SW17 · Wycliffe Road, SW19 · York Road, SW19 ·
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Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
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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
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Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

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
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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