Category: Hammersmith

The Fascination of London – Hammersmith, Fulham and Putney

Hammersmith, Fulham and Putney – The Fascination of London by Geraldine Edith Mitton HAMMERSMITH The parish of Hammersmith is mentioned in Doomsday Book under the name of Hermoderwode, and in ancient deeds of the Exchequer as Hermoderworth. It is called Hamersmith in the Court Rolls of the beginning of Henry VII.’s reign. This is evidently …

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Gothick Cottage, W6

Gothick Cottage was situated at 372 Goldhawk Road, W6. The house was, for many years, the home of a Mr Murcott, a gunsmith. It was demolished in 1958. In later years, the site became a filling station.