Bowes and Bounds Connected

A Community Network for Bowes Park and Bounds Green

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Beaumaris School

Does anyone have any memories or information about Beaumaris School, please? It was a small private school which was in existence from at l…

Started by Lena B

9 Feb 4
Reply by Deborah Berman ()nee Richards)

The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

A silent film with written commentary researched for London’s Screen Archives by Zoe Roberts in Spring 2017 London Screen Archives

Started by Richard Matz

0 Aug 26, 2018

The Bounds Green Road Obelisk

I found this postcard on eBay - a snip at £2.50! It shows an uninterrupted view down Finsbury Road from the corner of Park Avenue across th…

Started by Richard Matz

3 Feb 14, 2018
Reply by Hugh from Harringay Online

George Moore's Menswear reconsidered

Following on from Ovi the Egg Eating Dinosaur, here's another great post from Peter Berthoud's Discovering London blog. If you thought Geo…

Started by Lindsey Berthoud

6 Jan 28, 2018
Reply by Lindsey Berthoud

Hornsey Historical Society Wins New Award!

New posting on Hornsey Historical Society website. At the annual conference of the London and Middlesex Archaeological Society (LAMAS) held…

Started by Lesley Ramm

0 Nov 22, 2017

The Derelict Dole Office of Clockhouse Junction

Have you ever spotted the derelict building at the Clockhouse Junction? It's located where Green Lanes crosses the North Circular but it's…

Started by Richard McKeever

9 Nov 9, 2017
Reply by Colin Marr

New Southgate as was - a response to Richard's welcome

Hello Richard,   Thanks for your welcome!   I am pleased to have discovered this Forum and now to be a member if it. I live in nearby in Mu…

Started by Colin Marr

11 Sep 6, 2017
Reply by PeterLen Turner

Ok, You History Buffs - more Wood Green on Film

I posted on here recently about a photo in a Wood Green Film I'm cataloguing which  I thought was in Bounds Green, and instead got a seriou…

Started by Zoe Roberts

7 Jun 3, 2017
Reply by Zoe Roberts

Wood Green & Bounds Green on Film

Hi. I'm a volunteer for London's Screen Archives, and I've been cataloguing a film about Wood Green (including bits on Bounds green) for th…

Started by Zoe Roberts

7 May 19, 2017
Reply by Zoe Roberts

Muswell Hill Four Walks - a new publication from Hornsey Historical Society

Newly published by Hornsey Historical Society - Muswell Hill Four Walks. A new historical walk booklet. Lots of photos. Great text. Just £4…

Started by Lesley Ramm

5 Jul 5, 2016
Reply by Catharine Perry



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