Cambridge Crescent, TW11

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Cambridge Crescent is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.





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Lived here
Julie   
Added: 22 Sep 2022 18:30 GMT   

Well Walk, NW3 (1817 - 1818)
The home of Benthy, the Postman, with whom poet John Keats and his brother Tom lodged from early 1817 to Dec., 1818. They occupied the first floor up. Here Tom died Dec. 1, 1818. It was next door to the Welles Tavern then called ’The Green Man’."

From collected papers and photos re: No. 1 Well Walk at the library of Harvard University.

Source: No. 1, Well Walk, Hampstead. | HOLLIS for

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Added: 4 Sep 2022 15:42 GMT   

Superman 2
I worked here in 1977. The scene in the prison laundry in Superman 2 was filmed here.

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TUM   
Added: 27 Aug 2022 10:22 GMT   

The Underground Map
Michael Faraday successfully demonstrated the first electrical transformer at the Royal Institute, London.

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Added: 26 Aug 2022 15:19 GMT   

Bus makes a leap
A number 78 double-decker bus driven by Albert Gunter was forced to jump an accidentally opening Tower Bridge.

He was awarded a £10 bonus.

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Added: 26 Aug 2022 12:44 GMT   

The world’s first underground train
The very first underground train left Paddington on the new Metropolitan Railway bound for Farringdon Street.

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Baker Street
Baker Street station opened on the Metropolitan Railway - the world’s first underground line.

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TV comes to Olympia
Over 7000 people queued to see the first high definition television pictures on sets at the Olympia Radio Show. The pictures were transmitted by the BBC from Alexandra Palace, introduced by Leslie Mitchell, their first announcer.

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Ely place existed in name in 1857
On 7th July 1857 John James Chase and Mary Ann Weekes were married at St John the Baptist Hoxton, he of full age and she a minor. Both parties list their place of residence as Ely Place, yet according to other information, this street was not named until 1861. He was a bricklayer, she had no occupation listed, but both were literate and able to sign their names on their marriage certificate.

Source: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSF7-Q9Y7?cc=3734475

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NEARBY STREETS
Alice Mews, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Arlington Passage, TW11 Arlington Passage is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Arlington Road, TW11 Arlington Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Birch Close, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Blakeney House, TW11 Residential block
Blenheim Place, TW11 Blenheim Place is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Bridge House, TW11 Residential block
Bridgeman Road, TW11 Bridgeman Road commemorates Sir Orlando Bridgeman, Lord Keeper of the Seal from 1667 to 1672, whose house was between here and the High Street.
Broad Street, TW11 Broad Street is a main road of Teddington.
Bychurch End, TW11 Bychurch End is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Cairngorm Close, TW11 Cairngorm Close lies off Vicarage Road.
Cambridge House, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Cambridge Road, TW11 Cambridge Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Cavendish Court, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Cedar Road, TW11 Cedar Road was named after a house called The Cedars which it replaced.
Chatsworth Place, TW11 Chatsworth Place is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Cherrywood Court, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Christchurch Avenue, TW11 Christchurch Avenue is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Church Grove Passage, TW11 Church Grove Passage is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Church Lane, TW11 Church Lane is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Church Street, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Claremont Road, TW11 Claremont Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Cloister Close, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Dells Close, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Elfin Grove, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Elfin Lodge, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Elleray Road, TW11 Elleray Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Elmfield Avenue, TW11 Elmfield Avenue is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Enterprise Way, TW11 Enterprise Way runs off Station Road.
Ferry Road, TW11 Ferry Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Field Lane, TW11 Field Lane was part of an ancient pathway which led to Bushy Park and Hampton Court.
Gomer Place, TW11 Gomer Place is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Grove Gardens, TW11 Grove Gardens was built on the site of an old house called The Grove and follows the line of a carriage drive.
Grove Terrace, TW11 Grove Terrace runs north from The Grove.
Hall Court, TW11 Hall Court is a road in the TW11 postcode area
High Street, TW11 High Street is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Langham Road, TW11 Langham Road was named after Sir James Langham who lived at nearby Teddington Place in the 1860s.
Latimer Road, TW11 Latimer Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Linden Grove, TW11 Linden Grove is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Luther Mews, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Luther Road, TW11 Luther Road is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Manor Road, TW11 Manor Road leads from Teddington to Twickenham.
Marlow House, TW11 Residential block
Marston Road, TW11 Marston Road is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Noel Square, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Plough Lane, TW11 Plough Lane is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Printers Mews, TW11 Printers Mews is a location in London.
Quay West Court, TW11 Quay West Court is a riverside building in Teddington.
Richmond Mews, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Royal Oak Mews, TW11 Royal Oak Mews was built on the site of an old pub, the Royal Oak, which was set back from the road.
Springfield Road, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
St Albans Gardens, TW11 Saint Albans Gardens is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Stokes Mews, TW11 Stokes Mews is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Stoneydeep, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Sydney Road, TW11 Sydney Road is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Teddington Business Park, TW11 A street within the TW11 postcode
Teddington Park Road, TW11 Teddington Park Road is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Teddington Park, TW11 Teddington Park is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
The Causeway, TW11 The Causeway is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
The Grove, TW11 The Grove is part of the Grove Estate which was built on the site of an 18th century house called The Grove - demolished in 1920.
Trinder Mews, TW11 Trinder Mews was named for the Rev. Daniel Trinder who was vicar of St Mary’s between 1857 and 1878.
Twickenham Road, TW11 Twickenham Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Vicarage Road, TW11 Vicarage Road replaced a vicarage which was situated here.
Wades Lane, TW11 Wades Lane is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Waldegrave Avenue, TW11 Waldegrave Avenue appears on maps between 1900 and 1950.
Waldegrave Road, TW11 Waldegrave Road is named after Frances Waldegrave and was the birthplace of Sir Noël Coward.
Walpole Crescent, TW11 Walpole Crescent is a road in the TW11 postcode area
Watts Lane, TW11 Watts Lane is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Westminster Close, TW11 Westminster Close is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Woodville Close, TW11 Woodville Close is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.

NEARBY PUBS
Horse and Groom The Horse and Groom was situated at 11 Waldegrave Road.
Royal British Legion Club Ltd This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.
Teddington Arms This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.
The Abercorn Arms This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.
The Clock House Pub This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.
The Hogarth This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.
The Tide End Cottage This establishment existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.


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In the neighbourhood...

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Teddington Lock The left of this view looks very different now as the gravel pits were filled after the war with rubble from the Blitz. There are still plants and trees that have grown from the soil that was taken along with the rubble.
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The Horse and Groom, Teddington. This pub was situated at the southern end of Waldegrave Road between the 1870s and 1996.
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Park Road, Teddington- undated
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Portrait for Sir Noël Coward’s last Christmas Card in 1972. Despite his upper-class image, Coward was born into a solidly middle class family in Waldegrave Road, Teddington.
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Teddington Lock - date unknown There’s a story here - just don’t know what it is!
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