Kendal Gardens, N18

Road in/near Southgate

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Road · Southgate · N18 ·
August
13
2017

Kendal Gardens is a road in the N18 postcode area





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Kathleen   
Added: 28 Jul 2021 08:59 GMT   

Spigurnell Road, N17
I was born and lived in Spigurnell Road no 32 from 1951.My father George lived in Spigurnell Road from 1930’s.When he died in’76 we moved to number 3 until I got married in 1982 and moved to Edmonton.Spigurnell Road was a great place to live.Number 32 was 2 up 2 down toilet out the back council house in those days

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Born here
Ron Shepherd   
Added: 18 Sep 2021 17:28 GMT   

More Wisdom
Norman Joseph Wisdom was born in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, West London.

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Jonathan Penner   
Added: 11 Sep 2021 16:03 GMT   

Pennard Road, W12
My wife and I, young Canadians, lodged at 65 (?) Pennard Road with a fellow named Clive and his girlfriend, Melanie, for about 6 months in 1985. We loved the area and found it extremely convenient.

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Comment
   
Added: 1 Sep 2021 16:58 GMT   

Prefabs!
The "post-war detached houses" mentioned in the description were "prefabs" - self-contained single-storey pre-fabricated dwellings. Demolition of houses on the part that became Senegal Fields was complete by 1964 or 1965.

Source: Prefabs in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia

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Matthew Moggridge ([email protected])   
Added: 1 Sep 2021 10:38 GMT   

Lord Chatham’s Ride (does it even exist?)
Just to say that I cycled from my home in Sanderstead to Knockholt Pound at the weekend hoping to ride Lord Chatham’s Ride, but could I find it? No. I rode up Chevening Lane, just past the Three Horseshoes pub and when I reached the end of the road there was a gate and a sign reading "Private, No Entry". I assumed this was the back entrance to Chevening House, country retreat of the Foreign Secretary, and that Lord Chatham’s Ride was inside the grounds. At least that’s what I’m assuming as I ended up following a footpath that led me into some woods with loads of rooted pathways, all very annoying. Does Lord Chatham’s Ride exist and if so, can I ride it, or is it within the grounds of Chevening House and, therefore, out of bounds? Here’s an account of my weekend ride with images, see URL below.

Source: No Visible Lycra: Lord Chatham’s ride: a big disappointmen

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norma brown   
Added: 20 Aug 2021 21:12 GMT   

my grandparents lived there as well as 2 further generations
my home

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Ruth   
Added: 6 Aug 2021 13:31 GMT   

Cheltenham Road, SE15
Harris Girls’ Academy, in Homestall Road, just off Cheltenham Road, was formerly Waverley School. Before that it was built as Honor Oak Girls’ Grammar School. It was also the South London Emergency School during WW2,taking girls from various schools in the vicinity, including those returning from being evacuated.

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Jude Allen   
Added: 29 Jul 2021 07:53 GMT   

Bra top
I jave a jewelled item of clothong worn by a revie girl.
It is red with diamante straps. Inside it jas a label Bermans Revue 16 Orange Street but I cannot find any info online about the revue only that 16 Orange Street used to be a theatre. Does any one know about the revue. I would be intesrested to imagine the wearer of the article and her London life.

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Kathleen   
Added: 28 Jul 2021 09:12 GMT   

Dunloe Avenue, N17
I was born in 1951,my grandparents lived at 5 Dunloe Avenue.I had photos of the coronation decorations in the area for 1953.The houses were rented out by Rowleys,their ’workers yard’ was at the top of Dunloe Avenue.The house was fairly big 3 bedroom with bath and toilet upstairs,and kitchenette downstairs -a fairly big garden.My Grandmother died 1980 and the house was taken back to be rented again

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NEARBY LOCATIONS OF NOTE
Millfield Nursery An article about "nurserymen" from Jim South written in March 1977.

NEARBY STREETS
Adlington Close, N18 Adlington Close is a road in the N18 postcode area
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Florin Court, N18 Florin Court is a road in the N18 postcode area
Franlaw Crescent, N13 Franlaw Crescent is a road in the N13 postcode area
Great Cambridge Road, N18 Great Cambridge Road is a road in the N18 postcode area
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Hailsham Terrace, N18 Hailsham Terrace is a location in London.
Harington Terrace, N18 Harington Terrace is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Hazel Close, N13 Hazel Close is one of the streets of London in the N13 postal area.
Henley Road, N18 Henley Road is a road in the N18 postcode area
Hermitage Lane, N18 Hermitage Lane is a road in the N18 postcode area
Hewish Road, N18 A street within the N18 postcode
Hinton Road, N18 Hinton Road is a road in the N18 postcode area
Huxley Parade, N18 Huxley Parade is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Huxley Road, N18 Huxley Road is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Huxley Sayze, N18 Huxley Sayze is beside the Great Cambridge Road.
Kendal Avenue, N18 Kendal Avenue is a road in the N18 postcode area
Kendal Parade, N18 Kendal Parade is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Keston Close, N18 Keston Close is a road in the N18 postcode area
Lister Gardens, N18 Lister Gardens is a road in the N13 postcode area
Lister Gardens, N18 Lister Gardens is a road in the N18 postcode area
Lodge Close, N18 Lodge Close is a road in the N18 postcode area
Lopen Road, N18 Lopen Road is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Millfield House, N18 Millfield House is a location in London.
Morecambe Terrace, N18 A street within the N18 postcode
New Park Avenue, N13 New Park Avenue is one of the streets of London in the N13 postal area.
New Park Avenue, N13 New Park Avenue is a road in the N18 postcode area
North Circular Road, N18 North Circular Road is a road in the N18 postcode area
Oakfield Gardens, N18 Oakfield Gardens took its name from a house called Oakfield which was originally opposite the present development.
Oakfield Gardens, N18 Oakfield Gardens is a road in the N18 postcode area
Orpington Gardens, N18 Orpington Gardens is a road in the N18 postcode area
Ostliffe Road, N18 Ostliffe Road is a road in the N18 postcode area
Parkside Terrace, N18 Parkside Terrace is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Pembroke Road, N13 Pembroke Road is a road in the N13 postcode area
Pentyre Avenue, N18 Pentyre Avenue is a road in the N18 postcode area
Rylston Road, N13 Rylston Road is one of the streets of London in the N13 postal area.
Shortlands Close, N18 Shortlands Close is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Shortlands Road, N18 Shortlands Road is a street in Hammersmith.
Silver Street, N18 Silver Street is one of the streets of London in the N18 postal area.
Statham Grove, N18 Statham Grove is a road in the N18 postcode area
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NEARBY PUBS
The Bull This pub existed immediately prior to the 2020 global pandemic and may still do so.


Southgate

Southgate village originated as a tiny hamlet, which grew up in the north-west corner of Edmonton parish, along the southern boundary of Enfield Chase.

The name derived from the south gate of Enfield Chase, which stood roughly where Chase Road now joins Winchmore Hill Road. The area was originally very heavily wooded, with large estates of oak coppice woods; the last remains of the woodland can be seen in Grovelands Park. Enfield Chase was enclosed in 1777. On the 1803 enclosure map, the settlement is called Chase Side after its main thoroughfare, and what is now Southgate Green is called Southgate. On this map, the four roads which form the crossroads – Chase Side, Bourneside, Chase Road and High Street – are quite densely developed near the junction, with long narrow frontage plots and more generous larger houses in substantial grounds.

Much of the land formed part of the large Grovelands and Arnos estates. The early railways in the mid 19th century gave Southgate a wide berth because of its hilly terrain and, until the arrival of the Piccadilly line extension, the nearest station to Southgate town centre was Palmers Green, built in 1871 and with a horse-bus link to Southgate town centre.

Southgate station opened on 13 March 1933 with Oakwood on the second phase of the northern extension of the Piccadilly line from Finsbury Park to Cockfosters. Prior to the station’s opening, alternative names were suggested including ’Chase Side’ and ’Southgate Central’. On opening, local residents were given a free return ticket to Piccadilly Circus


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Great Cambridge Road Roundabout (1932)
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Millfield Nursery
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Great Cambridge Road Roundabout (1932)
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Millfield Nursery
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