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How Woodberry Down Got its Name (and maybe Manor House too)

Over on another thread, a discussion started about the origins of the Woodberry Down name. This happened to coincide with some occasional r…

Started by Hugh

105 Apr 14, 2019
Reply by Hugh

History of the Manor House Pub

I can't remember how, but I fell in to digging around about the history of the Manor House Pub / Tavern / Inn and came up with some flesh t…

Started by Hugh

6 Dec 7, 2017
Reply by Hugh

Kindertransport Hostels in Woodberry Down

Another little historical snippet I've come across about Woodberry Down is that two of the huge old pre-council estate Victorian houses on…

Started by Hugh

0 Oct 29, 2017

Had we but world enough and time this nimbyism were no crime

I do wonder at the easy use of the Nimby epithet. It's perfectly designed to hit at a certain type of angst that many people feel about bei…

Started by Hugh

43 Oct 29, 2017
Reply by Hugh

Why Manor House holds a Special Place in the Heart of every London Cabbie

Manor House holds a special place in the heart of every London cabbie. Fascinating fact of the day: Out of over 25,000 streets and 400 ro…

Started by Hugh

7 Mar 26, 2013
Reply by Richard Woods

Manor House Station 80th Birthday Open Day - 16 March

According to posters up in the station today, Manor House Station will be hosting an open day on Saturday 16 March 1000-1600 to mark the 80…

Started by ElleCarumba

8 Mar 13, 2013
Reply by Hugh



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