Cranes Farm, lies towards the centre of this 1939 image

(51.6493 -0.26009, 51.649 -0.26) 

Cranes Farm, lies towards the centre of this 1939 image.

The Horses Home and Furzehill Road at the bottom with the chalk outline of the future Ashley Drive clearly visible.

Delayed by the war, Borehamwood Estate's housing covered the scene in the early 1950s.

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