Lyons Place, W2

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Lyons Place is a road in the W2 postcode area



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West End Lady
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Post by West End Lady: Rossmore Road, NW1

Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

Alicemary
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Post by Alicemary: Erskine Road, NW3

I am trying to find any information out about 3 Erskine Road. NW3. I have just come across an old identity card which was my Grandmothers, dated 1946 , this being where she then lived. If anyone can give me any information about this area then, or old photographs, that would be really good.

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Post by Alec donaldson: North Wharf Road, W2

Was there a Wellington street there

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FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE: All the latest from Russia
FIFA World Cup 2018 LIVE: All the latest from Russia

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/transfer-news-rumours-live-arsenal-to-confirm-20m-signing-chelsea-agree-95m-antonio-conte-a3866151.html

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BMW performs dangerous stunts in London Asda car park


The battered BMW was seen performing ’doughnuts’ in the underground car park of Asda in Hayes, west London, narrowing avoiding spectators filming on their mobile phones.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5856483/BMW-performs-dangerous-stunts-London-Asda-car-park.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Over-excited England fans clamber over moving cars as they pour out of pubs


Over-excited England fans clamber over moving cars as they pour out of pubs


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5857921/England-fans-pack-pubs-Britain-Group-G-fixture-against-Tunisia.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Post by LDNnews: Royal Oak
Three graffiti artists killed by train at Loughborough Junction
Men believed to be in their 20s died at the scene, with spray cans found nearbyThree graffiti artists have been killed by a freight train on tracks in south-west London, prompting expressions of grief and disbelief from the city’s street art community. British Transport Police (BTP) found the bodies of three men believed to be in their 20s after being called at 7.34am on Monday, when a train driver noticed them on tracks between Brixton and Loughborough Junction stations. Spray cans were found close by and officers were seen photographing graffiti as part of their inquiries.My heart goes out to the families of the three people killed at Loughborough Junction station this morning. If you have any information about this incident please contact @BTP by texting 61016 or callin

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Post by LDNnews: Edgware Road
Major disruption on rail network a 'systemic failing' of industry timetabling system, MPs told
Major disruption on the rail network was the result of a "systemic failing" of the industry’s timetabling system, GTR’s outgoing boss has said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/major-disruption-on-rail-network-a-systemic-failing-of-industry-timetabling-system-mps-told-a3865986.html

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Animals that thrive in the dark
Could you survive in pitch-black conditions? Meet the animals that not only survive but thrive.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44501384

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Bea, 29, looked exquisite when she slipped out of Annabel’s Member’s Club, in Mayfair, London in the early hours of Saturday morning.


Bea, 29, looked exquisite when she slipped out of Annabel’s Member’s Club, in Mayfair, London in the early hours of Saturday morning.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5851353/Princess-Beatrice-looks-regal-sky-blue-blouse-leaves-Annabels-Members-Club-Mayfair.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Ant McPartlin ’finds love with personal assistant Anne-Marie Corbett, 42’


The troubled star is believed to be seeing Anne-Marie Corbett, 42, after she stood by him following his marriage break up and drink driving shame.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5852475/Ant-McPartlin-finds-love-personal-assistant-Anne-Marie-Corbett-42.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Post by LDNnews: Royal Oak
95% of UK burglaries and robberies not solved, data suggests
95% of UK burglaries and robberies not solved, data suggests

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jun/17/figures-less-than-5-of-burglaries-and-robberies-in-uk-solved

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Labour Live: Jeremy Corbyn hails festival a success after people mock turnout online
Jeremy Corbyn has hailed Labour’s new festival dubbed "Jez Fest" a success as he addressed supporters at the London event.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/jeremy-corbyn-hails-labour-live-a-success-after-people-mock-turnout-online-a3864786.html

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Fairground workers could lose homes after redevelopment
Hounslow Council wants to build thousands of new homes on the site in Feltham.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44499229

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https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/jun/16/caroline-lucas-on-heathrow-and-climate-change-the-apocalypse-is-happening

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Stephen Hawking’s ashes interred at Westminster Abbey
Stephen Hawking’s ashes interred at Westminster Abbey

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/jun/15/stephen-hawking-ashes-interred-westminster-abbey

VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE PADDINGTON AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

 
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Paddington

The first underground railway station in the world ran from Paddington - opened as Paddington (Bishop's Road) by the Metropolitan Railway on 10 January 1863 as the terminus of the company's route from Farringdon.

Paddington mainline railway station - Paddington station - has a commuter service serving stations west of London, a mainline service to Oxford, Bristol, Bath, Taunton, Devon, Cornwall and South Wales. There is also an express rail line to Heathrow Airport.

In Paddington Station there is a display case showing Paddington Bear, a character of children's fiction who, in the book, is first discovered at this station and hence named after it.

Important places in Paddington include St Mary's Hospital - where penicillin was discovered by Alexander Fleming - and Paddington Green police station.

Alan Turing, the pioneer mathematician was born in Warrington Crescent.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ark Paddington Green Primary Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Hallfield Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Hyett's hand-drawn 1807 map:   William Hyett produced an amazingly accurate map of the London countryside in 1807, using just pen and paper.
L’Ecole Bilingue Elementaire:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Little Venice:   Little Venice is a picturesque area situated around the Regent's Canal in the Paddington area.
Micky Star Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Paddington:   The first underground railway station in the world ran from Paddington - opened as Paddington (Bishop's Road) by the Metropolitan Railway on 10 January 1863 as the terminus of the company's route from Farringdon.
Paddington Green Children’s Hospital:   The Paddington Green Children’s Hospital opened in August 1883.
Red Lion Bridge:   Harrow Road once spanned the River Westbourne at this point.
St Mary’s Hospital, London:   St Mary’s Hospital is a hospital in Paddington, founded in 1845.
The Minerva Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
United Colleges Group:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Whiteley's:   Whiteley’s, pictured here in the 1920s, was designated a Grade II Listed Building in 1970.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aberdeen Place, NW8 · Adpar Street, W2 · Alexandra Court, W9 · Belvedere Strand, NW9 · Bishop’s Bridge Road, W2 · Bishop’s Bridge, W2 · Bishop's Bridge Road, W2 · Bishops Bridge Road, W2 · Blomfield Mews, W2 · Blomfield Villas, W2 · Boscobel Street, NW8 · Bouverie Place, W2 · Braithwaite Tower, W2 · Browning Close, W9 · Capland Street, NW8 · Cervantes Court, W2 · Chichester Road, W2 · Chilworth Mews, W2 · Chilworth Street, W2 · Chilworth Street, W2 · Church Street, W2 · Clarendon Terrace, W9 · Cleveland Gardens, W2 · Cleveland Square, W2 · Cleveland Terrace, W2 · Clifton Court, NW8 · Clifton Road, W9 · Clive Court, W9 · Cloucester Mews West, W2 · Conduit Place, W2 · Crompton Street, W2 · Cunningham Place, NW8 · Cuthbert Street, W2 · Dudley Street, W2 · Eastbourne Mews, W2 · Eastbourne Terrace, W2 · Edward House, W2 · Elizabeth Close, W9 · Elms Mews, W2 · Fisherton Street, NW8 · Frampton Street, NW8 · Gloucester Gardens, W2 · Gloucester Mews, W2 · Gloucester Terrace, W2 · Hall Place, W2 · Hallfield Estate, W2 · Hamilton Close, NW8 · Harbet Road, W2 · Harrow Road, W2 · Hatton Street, NW8 · Henderson Drive, NW8 · Hermitage Street, W2 · Howards Way, W2 · Howley Place, W2 · John Aird Court (116-228), W2 · Junction Place, W2 · Kingdom Street, W2 · Lanark Place, W9 · Lisson Grove, NW8 · London Mews, W2 · London Street, W2 · Luton Street, NW8 · Lyons Place, W2 · Maida Avenue, W2 · Marylebone Flyover, W2 · Melina Place, NW8 · Merchant Square, W2 · Norfolk Place, W2 · Norfolk Square, W2 · North Wharf Road, W2 · Northwick Close, NW8 · Northwick Terrace, NW8 · Orsett Terrace, W2 · Paddington Green, W2 · Paddington Station Car Park Exit, W2 · Paddington Station Car Park, W2 · Park Place Villas, W2 · Penfold Street, NW1 · Penfold Street, NW8 · Porchester Gardens Mews, W2 · Porchester Gardens, W2 · Porchester Terrace North, W2 · Porteus Road, W2 · Praed Mews, W2 · Praed Street, W2 · Princess Louise Close, W2 · Queen’s Gardens, W2 · Queens Gardens, W2 · Randolph Mews, W9 · Ranelagh Bridge, W2 · Rodney Court, W9 · Saint John’s Wood Road, NW8 · Saint Mary’s Square, W2 · Saint Mary’s Terrace, W2 · Saint Michael’s Street, W2 · Sale Place, W2 · Scott Ellis Gardens, NW8 · Sheldon Square, W2 · South Wharf Road, W2 · Southwick Mews, W2 · St John’s Wood Road, NW8 · St Marys Mansions, W2 · St Marys Medical School, W2 · St Marys Terrace, W2 · St Michaels Street, W2 · Star Street, W2 · Station Concourse, W2 · Talbot Square, W2 · Warwick Crescent, W2 · Warwick Cresent, W2 · Westbourne Terrace Mews, W2 · Westbourne Terrace Road, W2 · Westbourne Terrace, W2 · Winsland Street, W2 ·

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HEALTH
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SPORTS AND LEISURE
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ENTERTAINMENT
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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
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 central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, 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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