Ha Ha Road, SE18

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Ha Ha Road


Ha Ha Road in Greenwich is no laughing matter.

A "ha ha" is a ditch which serves as a boundary between fields or properties. It is designed to be a recessed landscape design element that creates a vertical barrier while preserving an uninterrupted view of the landscape beyond. Ha has are also used in landscape design to prevent access to a garden, for example by grazing livestock, without obstructing views.

There’s also a "ha ha gate" which connects and provides access between the two areas and a "ha ha wall" which shores up the ditch.

The "ha ha" of Ha Ha Road, SE18 still exists. It flanks the Barrack Field of Woolwich Garrison.

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Post by Chris: Bell Water Gate, SE18

In the late â??50â??s and early 60â??s we went as children down the cut into the Thames.
Not knowing or understanding better webused to throw stones at floating johnies!
A piece of history like the paddle steamer ferries and looking in on the great mechanical machinery and returning shouting down the underground tunnel.PGk8l

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NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aberford Gardens, SE18 · Academy Place, SE18 · Academy Road, SE18 · Adair House, SE18 · Admiral Seymour Road, SE9 · Ankerdine Crescent, SE18 · Arcade Chambers, SE9 · Archery Road, SE9 · Arsenal Road, SE9 · Artillery Place, HA3 · Artillery Place, SE18 · Asgridge Crescent, SE18 · Ashmore Road, SE18 · Ashridge Crescent, SE18 · Bagshot Court, SE18 · Baker Road, SE18 · Balcaskie Road, SE9 · Barlow Drive, SE18 · Barnard Close, SE18 · Barnfield Gardens, SE18 · Barnfield Road, SE18 · Barrington Villas, SE18 · Beechhill Road, SE9 · Berryhill Gardens, SE9 · Berryhill, SE9 · Blunts Road, SE9 · Brent Road, SE18 · Brinklow Crescent, SE18 · Broad Walk, SE18 · Broad Walk, SE9 · Brome Road, SE9 · Brompton Terrace, SE18 · Brook Hill Close, SE18 · Brook Mews, SE18 · Bushmoor Crescent, SE18 · Bushmoor Cresent, SE18 · Cantwell Road, SE18 · Capital Ring, N4 · Castlewood Drive, SE9 · Central District Nursing Office, SE18 · Centurian Square, SE18 · Charlton Park Lane, SE18 · Chequers Parade, SE9 · Circular Way, SE18 · Cleanthus Close, SE18 · Cleanthus Road, SE18 · Clock House Community Centre, SE18 · Clockhouse Community Centre, SE18 · Condover Crescent, SE18 · Congreve Road, SE9 · Connaught Road, SE18 · Constitution Rise, SE18 · Cornwallis Walk, SE9 · Craigholm, SE18 · Craigton Road, SE9 · Crookston Road, SE18 · Crookston Road, SE9 · Crown Woods Lane, SE18 · Crownwoods Lane, SE18 · Dairsie Road, SE9 · Dallin Road, SE18 · Dobell Road, SE9 · Donaldson Road, SE18 · Dover Patrol, SE3 · Dumbreck Road, SE9 · Dunvegan Path, SE9 · Dunvegan Road, SE9 · Eaglesfield Road, SE18 · Earlshall Road, SE9 · Edge Hill, SE18 · Edith Cavell Way, SE18 · Eglinton Hill, SE18 · Eglinton Road, SE18 · Elderslie Road, SE9 · Elibank Road, SE9 · Elstow Close, SE9 · Eltham High Street, SE9 · Eltham Park Gardens, SE9 · Engineer Close, SE18 · Farjeon Road, SE18 · Farndale Court, SE18 · Fennell Street, SE18 · Fenwick Close, SE18 · Foxcroft Road, SE18 · Friars Mews, SE9 · Front Parade, SE18 · Garnett Close, SE9 · Genesta Road, SE18 · Gilbert Close, SE18 · Gilbert Close, SE9 · Gildersome Street, SE18 · Glenesk Road, SE9 · Glenhouse Road, SE9 · Glenlyon Road, SE9 · Glenshiel Road, SE9 · Glenure Road, SE9 · Gourock Road, SE9 · Granby Road, SE18 · Granby Road, SE9 · Grangehill Road, SE9 · Gravel Pit Lane, SE9 · Green Chain Walk, SE18 · Green Chain Walk, SE9 · Green Chain, SE18 · Green Hill, SE18 · Greenholm Road, SE9 · Greenvale Road, SE9 · Ha Ha Road, SE18 · Heatherbank, SE9 · Herbert Road, SE18 · High Street, SE9 · Hillend, SE18 · Hillreach, SE18 · Hornsey Wood Tavern Gate, N4 · Howerd Way, SE18 · Isla Road, SE18 · Keemor Close, SE18 · Kempt Street, SE18 · kendall Road, SE18 · Kenilworth Gardens, SE18 · Kingside, SE18 · Kinlet Road, SE18 · Kirk Lane, SE18 · Langhome Street, SE18 · Leslie Smith Square, SE18 · Littlecroft, SE9 · Llanover Road, SE18 · Long Walk, SE18 · Lovelace Green, SE9 · Mansergh Close, SE18 · Maple Court, SE18 · Marlowe Gardens, SE9 · Martin Bowes Road, SE9 · Master Gunner Place, SE18 · Master Gunner Road, SE18 · Matchless Drive, SE18 · Maudslay Road, SE9 · Mayplace Lane, SE18 · McAuley Close, SE9 · Mereworth Drive, SE18 · Milward Walk, SE18 · Moira Road, SE9 · Moordown, SE18 · Nightingale Place, SE18 · Nightingale Vale, SE18 · Nile Path, SE18 · Nithdale Road, SE18 · Occupation Lane, SE18 · Orangery Lane, SE9 · Ordnance Crescent, SE10 · Ordnance Road, SE18 · Paget Rise, SE18 · Paget Terrace, SE18 · Pallett Way, SE18 · Pattison Walk, SE18 · Peace Street, SE18 · Pemberton Practice, N4 · Plum Lane, RM13 · Plum Lane, SE18 · Prince Imperial Road, SE18 · Prince Rupert Road, SE9 · Radial Path, SE18 · Ramgarhia Community Centre, SE18 · Rayleas Close, SE18 · Red Lion Lane, SE18 · Red Lion Place, SE18 · Reeves Road, SE18 · Repository Road, SE18 · Repository Road, SE7 · Ridgebrook Road, SE3 · Ripon Road, SE18 · Ritter Street, SE18 · Rochester Way, SE3 · Rochester Way, SE9 · Rope Yard Rails, SE18 · Roper Street, SE9 · Royal Arsenal Woolwich Pier, SE18 · Scotts Passage, SE18 · Shooters Hill, SE18 · Shooters Hill, SE9 · Shrapnel Close, SE18 · Shrewsbury Lane, SE18 · Spearman Street, SE18 · Springwater Close, SE18 · Stadium Road, SE18 · Stane Way, SE18 · Stoney Alley, SE18 · Stoney Alley, SE9 · Strongbow Crescent, SE9 · Strongbow Road, SE9 · The Arcade, SE9 · Vambery Road, SE18 · Vernham Road, SE18 · Victoria House, SE18 · Wernbrook Street, SE18 · Westdale Road, SE18 · Westmount Road, SE9 · Westmount Street, SE9 · Whitworth Road, SE18 · Woolwich Common, SE18 · Wrottesley Road, SE18 ·

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