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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 on Friday
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

Furniture warehouse, Bounds Green, late 1950s

Apparently relatives of mine used to live in rooms at the back of a large furniture warehouse  in Bounds Green.  Just wondering if anyone h…

Started by Catherine Grey

0 Jun 23, 2016

Old film of switchback railway at Alexandra Palace

Stephen Middleton of the Friends of Alexandra Park put me on to this delightful c…

Started by Alison M

2 Jun 19, 2016
Reply by Stephen Middleton

Charringtons Mechanised Coal Depot at Palace Gates, Wood Green 1958 - 1984

Charringtons%20Depot%201958.doc Archived here for reference and posterity, a short article from Trains Illustrated September 1958 Vol XI No…

Started by Richard Matz

0 Apr 16, 2016

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

5 Apr 12, 2016
Reply by Sophie Montmey

Enfield Archives and Local Studies - council consultation on service provison

For anyone interested in the history of  Bowes Park, local history generally, archives, heritage and the like, you may be interested to lea…

Started by Meerie

15 Nov 27, 2015
Reply by Donald Smith

The Blitz

From my book I in addition to the tube station incident: A total of 14 High explosive bombs fell on the Bounds Green area causing serious d…

Started by Albert Pinching

4 Nov 22, 2015
Reply by Hutch Woodward

Haringey First World War Peace Forum

Haringey First World War Peace Forum Conscientious objection in Hornsey, Tottenham and Wood Green New blog de…

Started by Lesley Ramm

0 Nov 20, 2015

New book captures the heart of Hornsey

New book captures the heart of Hornsey   Hornsey Historical Society is proud to announce the publication of Ivy-Mantled Tower: A History of…

Started by Lesley Ramm

0 Nov 14, 2015


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