Swains Road, SW17

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Swains Road is a road in the SW17 postcode area



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Bizarre sight of 'lobster' walking down the street in Lewisham sparks internet hilarity
The bizarre sight of a "lobster" walking along a street in Lewisham has sparked hilarity on the internet.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/bizarre-sight-of-lobster-walking-down-the-street-in-lewisham-sparks-internet-hilarity-a3869281.html

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Police increasingly concerned for "vulnerable" missing woman from Lewisham
Police have issued an appeal to find a "vulnerable" woman from Lewisham who has been missing since Monday.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16305008.Police_increasingly_concerned_for__quot_vulnerable_quot__missing_woman_from_Lewisham/?ref=rss

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Sajid Javid hailed by Tories for showing leadership over cannabis review
Sajid Javid has been praised by Tory backbenchers for showing "political leadership" after he announced a review of medicinal cannabis.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/sajid-javid-hailed-by-tories-for-showing-leadership-over-cannabis-review-a3867701.html

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MPs 'concerned hackers could threaten UK's nuclear capabilities'
MPs are concerned hackers could threaten UK’s nuclear capabilities, according to a new study.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/mps-concerned-hackers-could-threaten-uk-s-nuclear-capabilities-a3866071.html

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’Label your bins to avoid theft’

Harrow Council has urged people to mark their bins following reports of them going missing after collections.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16297720._Label_your_bins_to_avoid_theft_/?ref=rss

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London Marathon cheat pleads guilty to fraud after 'completing' race wearing another runner's lost number
A man who cheated in the London Marathon by crossing the finish line with another runner’s lost number has pleaded guilty to fraud.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-marathon-cheat-pleads-guilty-to-fraud-after-completing-race-wearing-another-runners-lost-a3864191.html

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London Tube driver who stopped train in touching Grenfell tribute reveals he lost a friend in the tragedy
Harvey Mitchell said his gesture was a way of offering support to those affected by the tragedy

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/tube-driver-who-stopped-train-in-touching-grenfell-tribute-reveals-he-lost-a-friend-in-the-tragedy-a3863361.html

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Tories accused of secretly changing constitution to avoid scrutiny
Barnet Conservatives are facing allegations they have made secret changes to the council’s constitution in a bid to avoid democratic scrutiny.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16290623.Tories_accused_of_secretly_changing_constitution_to_avoid_scrutiny/?ref=rss

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Uproar as Bayswater slaps ban on 'unsightly' burglar alarm boxes
Homeowners in an exclusive London street today criticised a "petty" council ban on putting burglar alarms on the front of their homes.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/uproar-as-bayswater-slaps-ban-on-unsightly-burglar-alarm-boxes-a3861656.html

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Green candidate in Lewisham East by-election who lost daughter to severe asthma attack
Green candidate in Lewisham East by-election who lost daughter to severe asthma attack

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/the-green-candidate-in-lewisham-east-byelection-who-lost-daughter-to-severe-asthma-attack-a3861111.html

VIEW THE TOOTING AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE TOOTING AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE TOOTING AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE TOOTING AREA IN THE 1860s
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Al Risalah Secondary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Broadwater Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Ernest Bevin College:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Eveline Day School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Figges Marsh:   Figges Marsh is a park in Mitcham.
Finton House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Fircroft Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Francis Barber Pupil Referral Unit:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Franciscan Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Franciscan Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Furzedown Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Gatton (VA) Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Graveney School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hillbrook School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lavender Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Links Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Nightingale Community Academy:   Academy special sponsor led which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 19.
Rutherford House School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Sellincourt Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Smallwood Primary School and Language Unit:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Anselm’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Boniface RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St George’s Hospital Medical School:   Higher education institutions
Tooting Primary School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Tram House School:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
Wandsworth Hospital and Home Tuition Service:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 18.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Tooting Broadway (1940s):   Tooting Broadway is the name of a London Underground station on Tooting High Street.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A24, SW19 · Abbey Drive, SW17 · Aboyne Road, SW17 · Aldis Mews, SW17 · Aldis Street, SW17 · Aldren Road, SW17 · Alston Road, SW17 · Althorp Road, SW17 · Amen Corner, SW17 · Ansel Road, SW17 · Ansell Road, SW17 · Appledore Close, SW17 · Arnold Road, SW17 · Ashvale Road, SW17 · Avarn Road, SW17 · Avoca Road, SW17 · Balham High Road, SW17 · Balham Road, SW17 · Bank Chambers, SW17 · Barnfield Close, SW17 · Barringer Square, SW17 · Beclands Road, SW16 · Beclands Road, SW17 · Beechcroft Road, SW17 · Beeches Road, SW17 · Bellevue Parade, SW17 · Bellevue Road, SW12 · Bellevue Road, SW17 · Bellevue Road, SW18 · Bennet Court, SW17 · Bertal Road, SW17 · Bevill Allen Close, SW17 · Bevin Square, SW17 · Bickersteth Road, SW17 · Bickley Street, SW17 · Birchwood Road, SW17 · Blackshaw Road, SW17 · Blakenham Road, SW17 · Bordergate, CR4 · Boscombe Road, SW17 · Bramston Road, SW17 · Brandreth Road, SW17 · Brenda Road, SW17 · Brightwell Crescent, SW17 · Broadwater Road, SW17 · Broadway Market, SW17 · Brodrick Road, SW17 · Brook Close, SW17 · Bruce Road, CR4 · Brudenell Road, SW17 · Burfield Close, SW17 · Burmester Road, SW17 · Bushnell Road, SW17 · Byton Road, SW17 · Carlisle Way, SW17 · Carlwell Street, SW17 · Carminia Road, SW17 · Chancery Mews, SW17 · Charlmont Road, SW17 · Chasefield Road, SW17 · Cheriton Square, SW17 · Chertsey Street, SW17 · Childebert Road, SW17 · Chillerton Road, SW17 · Church Lane, SW17 · College Gardens, SW17 · Copper Mill Lane, SW17 · Coteford Street, SW17 · Coverton Road, SW17 · Cowick Road, SW17 · Cranmer Terrace, SW17 · Crockerton Road, SW17 · Cromer Road, SW17 · Crowborough Road, SW17 · Crusoe Road, CR4 · Dafforne Road, SW17 · Dalebury Road, SW17 · Daniel Close, SW17 · Deal Road, SW17 · Deeside Road, SW17 · Dennis Reeve Close, CR4 · Derinton Road, SW17 · Devonshire Road, SW19 · Dewey Street, SW17 · Dr Johnson Avenue, SW17 · Drakefield Road, SW17 · East Gardens, SW17 · Eastbourne Road, SW17 · Eatonville Road, SW17 · Effort Street, SW17 · Elderfield Place, SW17 · Elmbourne Road, SW17 · Eswyn Road, SW17 · Fairlight Road, SW17 · Falcon Court, SW17 · Falcons Court, SW17 · Finborough Road, SW17 · Fircroft Road, SW17 · Fishponds Road, SW17 · Flanders Crescent, SW17 · Fleming Mead, CR4 · Fleming Mead, SW17 · Foss Road, SW17 · Foulser Road, SW17 · Fountain Road, SW17 · Foxbourne Road, SW17 · Franche Court Road, SW17 · Franciscan Road, SW17 · Freshwater Road, SW17 · Friday Road, CR4 · Frinton Road, SW17 · Furzedown Drive, SW17 · Furzedown Road, SW17 · Gambole Road, SW17 · Garratt Lane, SW17 · Garratt Terrace, SW17 · Gassiot Road, SW17 · Gateside Road, SW17 · Gatton Road, SW17 · Gearing Close, SW17 · Gilbey Road, SW17 · Glasford Street, SW17 · Glenburnie Road, SW17 · Glentanner Way, SW17 · Gorse Rise, SW17 · Granada Street, SW17 · Graveney Road, SW17 · Greaves Place, SW17 · Grenfell Road, CR4 · Groomfield Close, SW17 · Gunton Road, SW17 · Hailsham Road, SW17 · Harewood Road, SW19 · Hawkes Road, CR4 · Hawthorn Crescent, SW17 · Hazelhurst Road, SW17 · Hebdon Mews, SW17 · Hebdon Road, SW17 · Hendham Road, SW17 · Henry Doulton Drive, SW17 · Hereward Road, SW17 · Herlwyn Gardens, SW17 · Hillbrook Road, SW17 · Himley Road, SW17 · Holmbury Court, SW17 · Hoyle Road, SW17 · Huntspill Street, SW17 · Huron Road, SW17 · Idlecombe Road, SW17 · Ivy Road, SW17 · Jersey Road, SW17 · Keble Street, SW17 · Kellino Street, SW17 · Kenlor Road, SW17 · Kenlor Road, SW19 · Khama Road, SW17 · Khartoum Road, SW17 · Kiln Mews, SW17 · King George Mews, SW17 · Langroyd Road, SW17 · Laurel Close, SW17 · Lessingham Avenue, SW17 · Lingwell Road, SW17 · Links Road, CR4 · Links Road, SW17 · Links Way, SW17 · Lisle Close, SW17 · London Road, SW17 · Longley Road, SW17 · Longmead Road, SW17 · Longstone Road, SW17 · Loubet Street, SW17 · Louisville Road, SW17 · Lucien Road, SW17 · Lyndon Yard, SW17 · Lynwood Road, SW17 · Lyveden Road, SW17 · Macmillan Way, SW17 · Mandrake Road, SW17 · Mansard Beeches, SW17 · Mantilla Road, SW17 · Manville Gardens, SW17 · Manville Road, SW17 · Marius Road, SW17 · Maskell Road, SW17 · Massingberd Way, SW17 · Maybury Street, SW17 · Mellison Road, SW17 · Mitcham Road, SW17 · Moffat Road, SW17 · Molyneux Drive, SW17 · Montana Road, SW17 · Moring Road, SW17 · Morven Road, SW17 · Moyser Road, SW17 · Netherfield Road, SW17 · Nevis Road, SW17 · Nottingham Road, SW17 · Noyna Road, SW17 · Nutwell Street, SW17 · Okeburn Road, SW17 · Otterburn Street, SW17 · Pavilion Square, SW17 · Pevensey Road, SW17 · Pitcairn Road, SW17 · Plough Lane, SW17 · Plough Lane, SW19 · Price Close, SW17 · Rame Close, SW17 · Ramsdale Road, SW17 · Recovery Street, SW17 · Rectory Lane, SW17 · Renmuir Street, SW17 · Ritherdon Road, SW17 · Riverside Road, SW17 · Riverside Yard, SW17 · Robinson Road, SW17 · Rogers Road, SW17 · Romberg Road, SW17 · Rookstone Road, SW17 · Rosemary Road, SW17 · Rosemary Road, SW19 · Rostella Road, SW17 · Rowfant Road, SW12 · Rowfant Road, SW17 · Sainfoin Road, SW17 · Salterford Road, SW17 · Salvador, SW17 · Seely Road, SW17 · Selkirk Road, SW17 · Sellincourt Road, SW17 · Shrewton Road, SW17 · Singleton Close, SW17 · Singleton Close, SW19 · Siward Road, SW17 · Smallwood Road, SW17 · Southcroft Road, SW16 · Southcroft Road, SW17 · Southview Close, SW17 · Spalding Road, SW17 · Squarey Street, SW17 · St Catherines Close, SW17 · St Edmunds Close, SE2 · ST JAMES’S CLOSE, SW17 · St Martins Way, SW17 · St Nicholas Glebe, SW17 · St Peters Close, SW17 · St. Catherine’s Close, SW17 · St. Georges Grove, SW17 · St. Hildas Close, SW17 · St. Martin’s Way, SW17 · St. Nicholas Glebe, SW17 · St. Peter’s Close, SW17 · Stapleton Road, SW17 · Steerforth Street, SW18 · Strathdon Drive, SW17 · Streathbourne Road, SW17 · Summerstown, SW17 · Swains Road, CR4 · Swains Road, SW17 · Taylor Road, CR4 · Terrapin Road, SW17 · The Boulevard, SW17 · The Swan Centre, SW17 · Thurso Street, SW17 · Tilehurst Road, SW17 · Tooting Bec Road, SW17 · Tooting Grove, SW17 · Tooting High Street, SW17 · Tooting Leisure Centre, SW17 · Tooting Market, SW17 · Topsham Road, SW17 · Totterdown Street, SW17 · Trevelyan Road, SW17 · Trident Business Centre, SW17 · Trinity Crescent, SW17 · Trinity Cresent, SW17 · Trinity Road, SW17 · Tunley Road, SW12 · Tunley Road, SW17 · Turner Avenue, CR4 · Undine Street, SW17 · Upper Tooting Park, SW17 · Upper Tooting Road, SW17 · Valnay Street, SW17 · Vant Road, SW17 · Vectis Road, SW17 · Veronica Road, SW17 · Victoria Road, CR4 · Waldo Place, CR4 · Wandle Road, SW17 · Waterside Way, SW17 · Waterside Way, SW19 · Watson Close, SW19 · Welham Road, SW17 · Weybourne Street, SW17 · Wheatlands Road, SW17 · Whitham Court, SW17 · Wilson Avenue, CR4 · Wimbledon Road, SW17 · Wiseton Road, SW17 · Wontner Road, SW17 · Woodbury Street, SW17 · Worslade Road, SW17 ·

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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."
Chapman and Hall, London

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.
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
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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