Bowes and Bounds Connected

A Community Network for Bowes Park and Bounds Green

New River at 400

September 2013 marked the 400th anniversary of the the much loved New River.

Whilst it is neither a river - nor new, is has for 400 years been bringing fresh drinking water from Hertfordshire into central London. Today the New River still forms part of London's drinking water infrastructure.

This page collects together all the information on the site about the New River at 400 Celebrations including our:

In addition the New River has often featured in our local history articles.
For example Have a look at the following:

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Comment by Lindsey Berthoud on November 10, 2013 at 14:36
Comment by Lindsey Berthoud on October 1, 2013 at 12:15

The New River walk was an amazing experience - hope to share photos and memories from the group with you all very soon. 

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