Roebourne way, E16

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Roebourne way is a road in the E16 postcode area



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Chris
Chris   
Added: 24 Feb 2018 08:00 GMT   
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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

VIEW THE NORTH WOOLWICH AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE NORTH WOOLWICH AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE NORTH WOOLWICH AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE NORTH WOOLWICH AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE NORTH WOOLWICH AREA IN THE 1900s
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North Woolwich

North Woolwich is a place in the London Borough of Newham. It is located north of Woolwich proper which is on the south bank of the River Thames. The two places are linked by the Woolwich Ferry and the Woolwich foot tunnel.

North Woolwich consists of two tracts of land, totalling 412 acres on the north bank of the River Thames in east London.

Administratively, North Woolwich was part of Kent at least since the Norman Conquest when one of William the Conqueror's lords, Hamon, was granted land on both sides of the Thames at this spot, probably to enable him to enjoy the taxes from cross-river traffic. It lay in the parish of Woolwich and later the Metropolitan Borough of Woolwich, but was absorbed into the London Borough of Newham in 1965 when Woolwich south of the Thames became part of the London Borough of Greenwich.

It is unique in Outer London in being part of the County of London before 1965. The population peaked just before the First World War, and reduced substantially in the Second World War when it was heavily bombed.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Britannia Village Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Drew Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Gallions Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
London Design and Engineering UTC:   University technical college (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
Lyle Park:   
Mulgrave Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Mulgrave Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
New Beckton Park:   
New Directions:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 16.
North Woolwich:   North Woolwich is a place in the London Borough of Newham. It is located north of Woolwich proper which is on the south bank of the River Thames. The two places are linked by the Woolwich Ferry and the Woolwich foot tunnel.
Oasis Academy Silvertown:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Pulse and Water College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Right Choice Independent Special School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 12 and 18. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Royal Victoria Gardens:   
Saint Mary’s Gardens:   
St Peter’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Thames Barrier Park:   
University of East London:   Higher education institutions
Winsor Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Woolwich:   Woolwich is a district in southeast London, England, located in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A1020, E16 · A112, E16 · Albert Gardens, E16 · Albert Road, E16 · Albert Road, E16 · Albert Walk, E16 · Anglesea Avenue, SE18 · Anglesea Mews, SE18 · Anglesea Road, SE18 · Armada Way, E16 · Armada Way, E6 · Artillery Place, HA3 · Artillery Place, SE18 · Artillery Square, SE18 · Ashlar Place, SE18 · Atlantis Avenue, E16 · Atlantis Avenue, E6 · Barge House Road, E16 · Bargehouse Road, E16 · Barrier Point Road, E16 · Barton Close, E6 · Basin Approach, E16 · Bayne Close, E6 · Belford Grove, SE18 · Bell Lane, E16 · Bell Water Gate, E16 · Bell Water Gate, SE18 · Ben Tillet Close, E16 · Beresford Square, SE18 · Beresford Street, SE18 · Booth Road, E16 · Boxley Street, E16 · Bradfield Road, E16 · Bradfield Road, SE10 · Bradfields Road, E16 · Bradymead, E6 · Brixham Street, E16 · Brookhill Road, SE18 · Bunton Street, SE18 · Burt Road, E16 · Calderwood Street, SE18 · Cambridge Barracks Road, SE18 · Cambridge House, SE18 · Campion Close, E6 · Castile Road, SE18 · Centre, SE18 · Charles Grinling Walk, SE18 · Charles Street, E16 · Church Hill, SE18 · Church Street, E16 · Churchill Court, SE18 · Clara Place, SE18 · Claremont Close, E16 · Claydown Mews, SE18 · Clayton Close, E6 · Collier Close, E6 · Connaught Bridge, E16 · Connaught Mews, SE18 · Connaught Road, E16 · Constance Street, E16 · Covelees Wall, E6 · Cow Leaze, E6 · Cyprus Place, E6 · Dock, E16 · Dockland Street, E16 · Dockside Road, E16 · Downings, E6 · Drew Road, E16 · East Ham Manor Way, E6 · Evelyn Road, E16 · Factory Road, E16 · Felixstowe Court, E16 · Felixtowe Court, E16 · Ferndale Street, E6 · Fernhill Street, E16 · Ferry Approach, SE18 · Fishguard Way, E16 · Fletcher Close, E6 · Fort Street, E16 · Frobisher Road, E6 · Gallions Reach Shopping Park, E6 · Gallions Road, E16 · Gallions Roundabout, E16 · Gallions Roundabout, E6 · Gate 14, E16 · Gemini Business park, E6 · Glass Yard, SE18 · Gorman Road, SE18 · Greenlaw Street, SE18 · Greens End, SE18 · Greenshield Industrial Estate, E16 · Grenadier Street, E16 · Grimsby Grove, E16 · Hanameel Street, E16 · Hardens Manorway, SE18 · Hare Street, SE18 · Hartlepool Court, E16 · Hartmann Road, E16 · Henley Road, E16 · Hide, E6 · Holt Road, E16 · Hornet Way, E6 · Horse Leaze, E6 · James Clavell Square, E16 · James Clavell Square, SE18 · John Wilson Street, SE18 · Kennard Street, E16 · Kingsman Street, SE18 · Knights Road, E16 · Knights Road, SE10 · Love Lane, SE18 · Macbean Street, SE18 · Magellan Boulevard, E16 · Manwood Street, E16 · Marine Drive, SE18 · Market Street, SE18 · Masons Hill, SE18 · Mast Quay, SE18 · Maud Cashmore Way, SE18 · Mayplace Lane; Love Lane, SE18 · Mill Road, E16 · Mortgramit Square, SE18 · Muir Street, E16 · Mulgrave Road, SE18 · Newland Street, E16 · Nightingale House, SE18 · No 1 Street, SE18 · North Circular Road (Old Route, Disused), E16 · North Woolwich Road, E16 · Oakes Close, E6 · Oriental Road, E16 · Oxleas, E6 · Parker Street, E16 · Parry Avenue, E6 · Pearl Close, E6 · Pennyroyal Avenue, E6 · Peverel, E6 · Pier Parade, E16 · Pier Road, E16 · Pier Road, SE18 · Polytechnic Street, SE18 · Porter Road, E6 · Powis Street, SE18 · Queensland House, E16 · Rawsthorne Close, E16 · Rectory Place, SE18 · Renfrew Close, E6 · Roebourne way, E16 · Royal Albert Way, E16 · Rush Grove Street, SE18 · Rushgrove Street, SE18 · Savage Gardens, E6 · Saville Road, E16 · Sheldrake Close, E16 · Simmons Road, SE18 · Sky Studios, E16 · St Marks Industrial Estate, E16 · St Mary Street, SE18 · Store Road, E16 · Storey Street, E16 · Sunbury Street, SE18 · Tansy Close, E6 · Thames Gateway Technology Centre University Of East London, E16 · Thames Road Ind Estate Thames Road, E16 · Thames Road, E16 · Thameside Industrial Estate, E16 · Thomas Cribb Mews, E6 · Thomas Street, SE18 · Trader Road, E6 · Tunnan Leys, E6 · Tynemouth Close, E6 · University Way, E16 · University Way, E6 · unnamed path, SE18 · Wakerley Close, E6 · Waldair Court, E16 · Walpole Place, SE18 · Wards Wharf Approach, E16 · Warren Lane Gate, SE18 · Warren Lane, SE18 · Warwall, E6 · Weaver Close, E6 · Wellington Street, SE18 · Wheatfields, E6 · Willow Lane, SE18 · Wilmount Street, SE18 · Winifred Street, E16 · Woodman Parade, E16 · Woodman Street, E16 · Woolwich Foot Tunnel, E16 · Woolwich Foot Tunnel, SE18 · Woolwich High Street, SE18 · Woolwich Manor Way, E16 · Woolwich Manor Way, E6 · Woolwich New Rd, SE18 · Woolwich New Road, SE18 · Wythes Road, E16 · Yeomans Close, SE27 ·
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South Essex and North Kent (1805)
Ordnance Survey First Series. The first completed map was of the county of Kent in 1801. The first use of the term Ordnance Survey in manuscript was in 1801, but it did not appear on an engraved map until 1810. William Mudge was the effective head from the start and actual head of the Survey from 1804 to 1820.
Reproduced from the 1805 Ordnance Survey map.

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.
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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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