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Barnsbury is a place in the London Borough of Islington. The name is a corruption of Bernersbury, being so called after the Berners family, who gained ownership of the lands after the Norman Conquest.

By the end of the 18th century, Barnsbury, like other parts of Islington, was being regarded as attractive part-rural suburbs by the comparatively wealthy people wanting to move out of the cramped City of London and industrial Clerkenwell.

The area is close to the City, and had strong local trade in its position as the first staging post for travellers making the journey from London to the north, and with considerable agricultural traffic and cattle driving to the nearby Smithfield cattle market in the City.


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Thornhill Square, Barnsbury

Thornhill Square, Barnsbury

THE STREETS OF BARNSBURY
Adam Place, N7 Adam Place is a road in the N7 postcode area
Adrian House, N1 Residential block
Airdrie Close, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Albion Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Amber Court, N7 Amber Court is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Arlington Square, N1 Arlington Square is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Arundel Place, N1 Arundel Place is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Arundel Square, N7 Arundel Square is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Augustas Lane, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Aztec Row, N1 Aztec Row is part of Berners Street, Islington.
Baldwin Terrace, N1 Baldwin Terrace is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Barford Street, N1 Barford Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Barnsbury Estate, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Barnsbury Grove, N7 This is a street in the N7 postcode area
Barnsbury Park, N1 Barnsbury Park is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Barnsbury Road, N1 Barnsbury Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Barnsbury Square, N1 Barnsbury Square is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Barnsbury Terrace, N1 Barnsbury Terrace is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Batchelor Street, N1 Batchelor Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Battishill Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Belitha Villas, N1 Belitha Villas is a road in the N1 postcode area
Bemerton Street, N1 Bemerton Street is a street of terraced houses to the west of the Caledonian Road.
Bingfield Street, N1 Bingfield Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Boadicea Street, N1 Boadicea Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Bouton Place, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Boxworth Grove, N1 Boxworth Grove is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Bramwell Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Brayfield Terrace, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Bride Street, N7 Bride Street is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Bridgeman Road, N1 Bridgeman Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Brooksby Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Brooksby Street, N1 Brooksby Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Bryan Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Brydon Walk, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Bunning Way, N7 Bunning Way is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Business Design Centre, N1 Business Design Centre is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Caledonian Road & Barnsbury Station, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Caledonian Road, N1 Caledonian Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Campbell Walk, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Canalside Square, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Carfree Close, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Carnegie Street, N1 Carnegie Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Carnoustie Drive, N1 Carnoustie Drive is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Centurion Close, N7 Centurion Close follows the line of the former Cumberland Street (Ponder Street).
Charlotte Terrace, N1 Charlotte Terrace is a road in the N1 postcode area
Chillingworth Road, N7 Chillingworth Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Clayton Crescent, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Cloudesley Place, N1 Cloudesley Place is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Cloudesley Road, N1 Cloudesley Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Cloudesley Square, N1 Cloudesley Square is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Cloudesley Street, N1 Cloudesley Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Coatbridge House, N1 Residential block
Cobble Lane, N1 Cobble Lane is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Coopers Yard, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Copenhagen Street, N1 Copenhagen Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Cornelia Street, N7 Cornelia Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Court Gardens, N7 Court Gardens is a road in the N7 postcode area
Cowdenbeath Path, N1 Cowdenbeath Path is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Crane Grove, N7 Crane Grove is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Crescent Street, N1 Crescent Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Crossley Street, N7 Crossley Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Dame Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Davey Close, N7 Davey Close is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Delhi Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Dignum Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Doves Yard, N1 Doves Yard is a road in the N1 postcode area
Dowrey Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Drummond Way, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Earlsferry Way, N1 Earlsferry Way is a road in the N1 postcode area
Eden Grove, N7 Eden Grove is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Edwards Mews, N1 Edwards Mews is a road in the N1 postcode area
Ellington Street, EC1R This is a street in the EC1R postcode area
Ellington Street, N7 Ellington Street is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Elystan Walk, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Epping Place, N1 Epping Place is a road in the N1 postcode area
Eton Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Evelyn Dennington Court, N1 Evelyn Dennington Court is a block in Islington.
Ewen House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Faraday Close, N7 Faraday Close is a road in the N7 postcode area
Ferriby Close, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Fisher House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Fortuna Close, N7 Fortuna Close is a road in the N7 postcode area
Francis Walk, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Freeling Street, N1 Freeling Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Furlong Road, N7 Furlong Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Geary Street, N7 Geary Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Georges Road, N7 Georges Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Gibson Square, N1 Gibson Square is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Gifford Street, N1 Gifford Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Gifforoad Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Gissing Walk, N1 Gissing Walk is a road in the N1 postcode area
Hartnoll Street, N7 Hartnoll Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Havelock Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Hemingford Road, N1 Hemingford Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Highbury Station Road, N1 Highbury Station Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Holloway Road, E10 Holloway Road is a road in the E10 postcode area
Holloway Road, N5 Holloway Road is a road in the N5 postcode area
Holloway Road, N7 Holloway Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Huntingdon Street, N1 Huntingdon Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Islington Park Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Islington Park Street, N7 This is a street in the N7 postcode area
Jays Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Jocelin House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Joiners Yard, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Joseph Mews, SE15 A street within the N7 postcode
Julius Nyerere Close, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Kember Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Kinross House, N1 Residential block
Lambert Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Langford Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Lawrence Place, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Laycock Street, N1 Laycock Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Legion Close, N1 Legion Close is a road in the N1 postcode area
Leirum Street, N1 Leirum Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Lionswood, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Liverpool Road, N1 Liverpool Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Liverpool Road, N7 Liverpool Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Lofting Road, N1 Lofting Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Lonsdale Place, N1 Lonsdale Place is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Lonsdale Square, N1 Lonsdale Square was built between 1838 and 1845, and was designed in Gothic Revival style by R. C. Carpenter.
Lower Carriage Drive, W4 Lower Carriage Drive is a road in the W4 postcode area
Lowther Road, N7 Lowther Road is a road in the N7 postcode area
Lyon Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Madras Place, N7 Madras Place is a road in the N7 postcode area
Malvern Terrace, N1 Malvern Terrace is a road in the N1 postcode area
Matilda Street, N1 Matilda Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Milner Place, N1 Milner Place is a road in the N1 postcode area
Moon Street, N1 Moon Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Mountfort Crescent, N1 Mountfort Crescent is a road in the N1 postcode area
Mountfort House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Mountfort Terrace, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Muriel Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Napier Terrace, N1 Napier Terrace is a road in the N1 postcode area
Naver House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
North West Road, E9 North West Road is a road in the E9 postcode area
Offord Road, N1 Offord Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Offord Road, N7 Offord Road is a road in the N7 postcode area
Offord Street, N1 Offord Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Old Royal Free Place, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Old Royal Free Square, N1 Old Royal Free Square is a road in the N1 postcode area
Orleston Road, N7 Orleston Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Outram Place, N1 Outram Place is a road in the N1 postcode area
Packington Square, N1 Packington Square is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Paradise Passage, N7 Paradise Passage is a road in the N7 postcode area
Peacock Place, N1 Peacock Place is a road in the N1 postcode area
Pembroke Avenue, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Pembroke Street, N1 Pembroke Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Pembroke Street, N7 Pembroke Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Prices Mews, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Provence Street, N1 Provence Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Public Baths, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Pultney Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Purley Place, N1 Purley Place is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Randells Road, N1 Randells Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Regent’s Canal towpath, N1 Regent’s Canal towpath is a road in the N1 postcode area
Richmond Avenue, N1 Richmond Avenue is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Richmond Avenue, NW2 Richmond Avenue is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Richmond Crescent, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Ringcroft Street, N7 Ringcroft Street is a road in the N7 postcode area
Ripplevale Grove, N1 Ripplevale Grove is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Ritson House, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Roding House, N1 Residential block
Roman Way Industrial Estate, N7 Roman Way Industrial Estate is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Roman Way, N7 Roman Way is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Rufford Street Mews, N1 Rufford Street Mews is a road in the N1 postcode area
Rufford Street, N1 Rufford Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Sheen Grove, N1 Sheen Grove is a road in the N1 postcode area
Sheringham Road, N7 Sheringham Road was once called Hagbush Lane.
Southwood Smith Street, N1 Southwood Smith Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
St Albans Place, N1 St Albans Place was home to a famous Islington strong man.
St Clements Street, N7 St Clements Street is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Stanmore Street, N1 Stanmore Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Stonefield Street, N1 Stonefield Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Story Street, N1 Story Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Stranraer Way, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Tayport Close, N1 Tayport Close is a road in the N1 postcode area
Tealby Court, N7 Tealby Court is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Terretts Place, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
The Courtyard, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Theberton Street, N1 Theberton Street is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Thornhill Bridge Wharf, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Thornhill Crescent, N1 Thornhill Crescent is a road in the N1 postcode area
Thornhill Grove, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Thornhill Road, N1 Thornhill Road is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Tiber Gardens, N1 Tiber Gardens is a road in the N1 postcode area
Tilloch Street, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Treaty Street, N1 Treaty Street was called London Street until 1938.
Twyford Street, N1 Twyford Street is a road in the N1 postcode area
Vibart Walk, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Victoria Mansions, N7 Victoria Mansions is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Vulcan Way, N7 Vulcan Way is a road in the N7 postcode area
Waterloo Gardens, N1 Waterloo Gardens is one of the streets of London in the N1 postal area.
Waterloo Terrace, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Watkinson Road, N7 Watkinson Road is a road in the N7 postcode area
Wellington Mews, N7 Wellington Mews is a road in the N7 postcode area
Wellington Square, N1 Wellington Square is a road in the N1 postcode area
Westbourne Road, N7 Westbourne Road is one of the streets of London in the N7 postal area.
Wheeler Gardens, N1 A street within the N1 postcode
Wheelwright Street, N7 Wheelwright Street was built for prison wardens and other staff.
White Horse Yard, N1 A street within the N1 postcode




LOCAL PHOTOS
Horse Hospital
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Doughty Street, WC1N
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Risinghill Street, N1
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The British Library
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Highbury Corner
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Agar Town (1857)
Credit: Percy Lovell
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