Plough Road, SW11

Road in/near Battersea

 HOME  ·  ARTICLE  MAP  STREETS  BLOG 
(51.46426 -0.17692) 

Plough Road, SW11

MAP YEAR:1750180018301860190019502020Fullscreen map
Road · Battersea · SW11 ·
JANUARY
1
2000

Plough Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.




NEARBY STREETS
Acris Street, SW18 Acris Street is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Alexander Court, SW18 Alexander Court is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Alexander Studios, SW11 Alexander Studios is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Althorpe Mews, SW11 Althorpe Mews is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Archer House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Arundel Close, SW11 Arundel Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Avonview Apartments, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Bartholomew Close, SW18 Bartholomew Close is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Battersea Arena, SW11 Battersea Arena is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Battersea Arts Centre Old Town Hall, SW11 Battersea Arts Centre Old Town Hall is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Battersea Church Road, SW11 Battersea Church Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Battersea High Street, SW11 Battersea High Street is anything but the high street of Battersea.
Battersea Rise, SW18 Battersea Rise is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Battersea Square, SW11 Battersea Square is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Benham Close, SW11 Benham Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Beverley Close, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Birdhurst Road, SW18 Birdhurst Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Birdhurst. Road, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Blomfield Court, SW11 Blomfield Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Bolingbroke Walk, SW11 Bolingbroke Walk is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Boutflower Road, SW11 Henry Boutflower Verdon was the first vicar-designate of St Mark’s Church, past which the road runs.
Bramlands Close, SW11 Bramlands Close lies off of Grant Road at the back of Clapham Junction station.
Bramlands Court, SW11 Bramlands Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Bridges Court Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Bridges Court, SW11 Bridges Court is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Bridges Wharf, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Brighton Buildings, SW11 Brighton Buildings is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Brighton Yard, SW11 Brighton Yard is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Brussels Road, SW11 Brussels Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Calico Row, SW11 Calico Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Candlemakers Studios, SW11 Candlemakers Studios is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Charterhouse Apartments, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Charterhouse Works, SW18 Charterhouse Works is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Chatfield Road, SW11 Chatfield Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Chelsea Harbour Design Centre, SW10 Chelsea Harbour Design Centre is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Chelsea Harbour Drive, SW10 Chelsea Harbour Drive is a road in the SW10 postcode area
Chelsea Harbour, SW10 Chelsea Harbour is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Chillington Drive, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Chivalry Road, SW11 Chivalry Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Cicada Road, SW18 Cicada Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Cinnamon Row, SW11 Cinnamon Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Clapham Junction Approach, SW11 Clapham Junction Approach is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Clove Hitch Quay, SW11 Clove Hitch Quay is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Coates Avenue, SW11 Coates Avenue is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Coates Avenue, SW18 Coates Avenue is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Cologne Road, SW11 Cologne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Condray Place, SW11 Condray Place is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Coppock Close, SW11 Coppock Close is part of the Kambala Estate.
Coral Row, SW11 Coral Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Cotswold Mews, SW11 Cotswold Mews is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Cotton Row, SW11 Cotton Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Crieff Road, SW18 Crieff Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Danvers Avenue, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Darien Road, SW11 Darien Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Dorlcote Road, SW18 Dorlcote Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Eaton House, SW11 Eaton House is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Edna Street, SW11 Edna Street is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Elsynge Road, SW18 Elsynge Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Eltringham Street, SW18 Eltringham Street is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Ensigreen House, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Ey, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Fairchild Close, SW11 Fairchild Close is a housing development between Wye Street and York Road on the former sites of Lithgow Street and Tibet Street.
Falcon Road, SW11 Falcon Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Fawcett Close, SW11 Fawcett Close is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Fenner Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Fitzhugh Community Centre, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Fitzhugh Grove, SW18 Fitzhugh Grove is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Flat 2 Orbis Wharf Bridges Court Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Flotilla House, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Fowler Close, SW11 Fowler Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Ganley Road, SW11 Ganley Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Garrick Close, SW11 Garrick Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Garrick Close, SW18 Garrick Close is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Gartons Way, SW11 Gartons Way is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Granfield Street, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Grant Road, SW11 Grant Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Great Chart Street, SW11 Great Chart Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Groveside Court, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Gwynne Road, SW11 Gwynne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Harbour Avenue, SW10 Harbour Avenue is a road in the SW10 postcode area
Harbour Avenue, SW6 Harbour Avenue is a road in the SW6 postcode area
Harbour Yard, SW10 Harbour Yard is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Harbut Road, SW11 Harbut Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Harbut Road, SW18 Harbut Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Harvard Mansions, SW11 Harvard Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Haydon Way, SW11 Haydon Way is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Heathfield Avenue, SW18 Heathfield Avenue is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Heathfield Gardens, SW18 Heathfield Gardens is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Heathfield Road, SW18 Heathfield Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Heathfield Road, SW19 A street within the SW18 postcode
Heathfield Square, SW18 Heathfield Square is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Heaver Road, SW11 Heaver Road, now a cul-de-sac, once ran eastwards to Falcon Road.
Heliport Estate, SW11 Heliport Estate is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Heliport Industrial Estate, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Henning Street, SW11 Henning Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Hibbert Street, SW11 Hibbert Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Hicks Close, SW11 Hicks Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Hill, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Holgate Avenue, SW11 Holgate Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Holliday Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Holman Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Hope Street, SW11 Hope Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Hotel Verta, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Huguenot Place, SW18 Huguenot Place is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Huguenot Terrace, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Imperial Crescent, SW11 Imperial Crescent is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Imperial Crescent, SW6 Imperial Crescent is a road in the SW6 postcode area
Imperial Wharf, SW6 Imperial Wharf is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area.
Ingrave Street, SW11 Ingrave Street runs west from Falcon Road.
Ingravenue Street, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Ivory House Eastreet Clove Hitch Quay, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Ivory House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Ivory Square, SW11 Ivory Square is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Jansen Walk, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Jasmine House, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Jessica Road, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Jeypore Road, SW18 Jeypore Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
John Archer Way, SW18 John Archer was the first black mayor of a London council - Battersea Borough Council - in 1913/4.
John Parker Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Kambala Road, SW11 Kambala Road lies along the line of a former street called Natal Road.
Kamballa Road, SW11 Kamballa Road ran from Natal Road to Falcon Road.
Kennet Close, SW11 Kennet Close is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Kerrison Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Kershaw Close, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Khyber Road, SW11 This is a street in the SW11 postcode area
Killarney Road, SW18 Killarney Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Kiloh Court, SW11 Kiloh Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Kite Yard, SW11 Kite Yard is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Lavender Road, SW11 Lavender Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Livingstone Road, SW11 Livingstone Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Lombard Road, SW11 Lombard Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Lombaroad Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Lothair Street, SW11 Lothair Street is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Louvaine Road, SW11 Louvaine Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Mantua Street, SW11 Mantua Street started its story in the 1860s.
Marcilly Road, SW18 Marcilly Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Maysoule Road, SW11 The Rev. Israel May Soule was, from 1838, Minister of the Baptist Chapel in Battersea
McDermott Close, SW11 McDermott Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Mckiernan Court, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Melody Road, SW18 Melody Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Mendip Court, SW11 Mendip Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Mendip Road, SW11 Mendip Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Meyrick Road, SW11 Meyrick Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Molasses House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Molasses Row, SW11 Molasses Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Monarch Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Muir Drive, SW18 Muir Drive is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Musjid Road, SW11 Musjid Road is a shadow of its former self.
Nantes Close, SW11 Nantes Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Nantes Close, SW18 Nantes Close is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Nevinson Close, SW11 Nevinson Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Nevinson Close, SW18 Nevinson Close is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Newcomen Road, SW11 Newcomen Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
North Side Wandsworth Common, SW18 North Side Wandsworth Common is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Oberstein Road, SW11 This is a street in the SW11 postcode area
Orbel Street, SW11 Orbel Street is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Orbis Wharf Bridges Court Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Orville Road, SW11 Orville Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Oyster Wharf, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Parkham Street, SW11 Parkham Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Patience Road, SW11 Patience Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Peabody Estate, SW11 Peabody Estate is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Pembrook Mews, SW11 Pembrook Mews is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Petergate, SW11 Petergate is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Phoenix Way, E16 A street within the SW18 postcode
Phoenix Way, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Plantation Wharf, SW11 Plantation Wharf is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Plough Terrace, SW11 Plough Terrace is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Port House Square Rigger Row, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Port House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Quarry Road, SW18 Quarry Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Railway Arches, SW11 Railway Arches is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Randall Close, SW11 Randall Close is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Rear Courtyard, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Reef House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Restoration Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
River Reach Business Park, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Riverside Albert Wharf, SW11 Riverside Albert Wharf is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Riverside Plaza, SW11 Riverside Plaza is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Rochelle Close, SW11 Rochelle Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, SW18 Royal Victoria Patriotic Building is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Royal Victoria Patriotic, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Saint John’s Hill Grove, SW11 This is a street in the SW11 postcode area
Saint John’s Hill, SW11 Saint John’s Hill is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Sanctuary Apartments, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Sangora Road, SW11 Sangora Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Sesame Apartments, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Sherwood Court, SW11 Sherwood Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Simpson Street, SW11 Simpson Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
South Bank Business Centre, SW11 South Bank Business Centre is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Southbank Business Centre, SW11 Southbank Business Centre is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Spanish Road, SW18 Spanish Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Spencer Park, SW18 This is an article about Spencer Park, SW18.
Spencer Road, SW11 Spencer Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Spencer Road, SW18 Spencer Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Spice Court, SW11 Spice Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Square Rigger Row, SW11 Square Rigger Row is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
St Johns Hill Grove, SW11 St Johns Hill Grove is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
St Johns Hill, SW11 St Johns Hill is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
St Quentin, SW18 St Quentin is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Stott Close, SW18 Stott Close is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Strath Terrace, SW11 Strath Terrace is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Strathblaine Road, SW11 Strathblaine Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Sullivan Close, SW11 Sullivan Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Sunbury Lane, SW11 Sunbury Lane is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Swanage Road, SW18 Swanage Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Thames Avenue, SW10 Thames Avenue is a road in the SW10 postcode area
Thames Towpath, SW10 Thames Towpath is a road in the SW10 postcode area
The Boulevard, SW10 The Boulevard is a road in the SW10 postcode area
The Boulevard, SW6 The Boulevard is a road in the SW6 postcode area
The Chambers, SW10 The Chambers is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
The Chapel, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
The Courtyard, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
The Junction Centre, SW11 The Junction Centre is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
The Old Laundry Alexander Studios, SW11 The Old Laundry Alexander Studios is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
The Old Laundry, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
The Parade, SW11 The Parade is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
The Quad, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
The Raven, SW11 The Raven is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Thomas Baines Road, SW11 Thomas Baines Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Tours Passage, SW11 Tours Passage is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Trefoil Road, SW18 Trefoil Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Trinity Road, SW18 Trinity Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Trott Street, SW11 Trott Street is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Turenne Close, SW18 Turenne Close is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Usk Road, SW11 Usk Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Vardens Road, SW11 Vardens Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Vicarage Cres, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Vicarage Crescent, SW11 Vicarage Crescent is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Vicarage Walk, SW11 Vicarage Walk is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Vicentia Court, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Wallis Close, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Wandsworth Common North Side, SW18 Wandsworth Common North Side is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Wandsworth Common West Side, SW18 Wandsworth Common West Side is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Wandsworth Common West. Side, SW18 A street within the SW18 postcode
Waterfront House, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Watermans Quay, SW6 Watermans Quay is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area.
Weekley Square, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Wellington Court, SW11 Wellington Court is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Westbridge Road, SW11 Westbridge Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Westover Road, SW18 Westover Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.
Whistlers Avenue, SW11 Whistlers Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Winders Road, SW11 Winders Road runs from Shuttleworth Road to Battersea Park Road.
Windmill Road, SW18 Windmill Road is a road in the SW18 postcode area
Windrush Close, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Winstanley Estate, SW11 Winstanley Estate is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Winstanley Road, SW11 Winstanley Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Wolftencroft Close, SW11 Wolftencroft Close is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Wye Street, SW11 Wye Street is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Wynter Street, SW11 Wynter Street is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Yelverton Road, SW11 Yelverton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
York Place, SW11 York Place is a road in the SW11 postcode area
York Road, SW11 York Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
York Road, SW18 York Road is one of the streets of London in the SW18 postal area.


Battersea

Battersea is an area of the London Borough of Wandsworth, England. It is an inner-city district on the south side of the River Thames.

Battersea covers quite a wide area - it spans from Fairfield in the west to Queenstown in the east. Battersea is mentioned in Anglo-Saxon times as Badrices ieg = Badric's Island.

Although in modern times it is known mostly for its wealth, Battersea remains characterised by economic inequality, with council estates being surrounded by more prosperous areas.

Battersea was an island settlement established in the river delta of the Falconbrook; a river that rises in Tooting Bec Common and flowed through south London to the River Thames.

As with many former Thames island settlements, Battersea was reclaimed by draining marshland and building culverts for streams.

Before the Industrial Revolution, much of the area was farmland, providing food for the City of London and surrounding population centres; and with particular specialisms, such as growing lavender on Lavender Hill, asparagus (sold as 'Battersea Bundles') or pig breeding on Pig Hill (later the site of the Shaftesbury Park Estate).

At the end of the 18th century, above 300 acres of land in the parish of Battersea were occupied by some 20 market gardeners, who rented from five to near 60 acres each.

Villages in the wider area - Battersea, Wandsworth, Earlsfield (hamlet of Garratt), Tooting, Balham - were isolated one from another; and throughout the second half of the second millennium, the wealthy built their country retreats in Battersea and neighbouring areas.

Industry developed eastwards along the bank of the Thames during the industrial revolution from 1750s onwards; the Thames provided water for transport, for steam engines and for water-intensive industrial processes. Bridges erected across the Thames encouraged growth; Battersea Bridge was built in 1771. Inland from the river, the rural agricultural community persisted.

Battersea was radically altered by the coming of railways. The London and Southampton Railway Company was the first to drive a railway line from east to west through Battersea, in 1838, terminating at Nine Elms at the north west tip of the area. Over the next 22 years five other lines were built, across which all trains from Waterloo Station and Victoria Station ran. An interchange station was built in 1863 towards the north west of the area, at a junction of the railway. Taking the name of a fashionable village a mile and more away, the station was named Clapham Junction.

During the latter decades of the nineteenth century Battersea had developed into a major town railway centre with two locomotive works at Nine Elms and Longhedge and three important motive power depots (Nine Elms, Stewarts Lane and Battersea) all situated within a relatively small area in the north of the district.

A population of 6000 people in 1840 was increased to 168 000 by 1910; and save for the green spaces of Battersea Park, Clapham Common, Wandsworth Common and some smaller isolated pockets, all other farmland was built over, with, from north to south, industrial buildings and vast railway sheds and sidings (much of which remain), slum housing for workers, especially north of the main east–west railway, and gradually more genteel residential terraced housing further south.

The railway station encouraged local government to site its buildings - the town hall, library, police station, court and post office in the area surrounding Clapham Junction.

All this building around the station marginalised Battersea High Street (the main street of the original village) into no more than an extension of Falcon Road.
Print-friendly version of this page