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Who lived in your house in 1935?

When we first moved into our house, we found a Kelly's post office directory from 1935 in the attic which I unearthed again today. It lists…

Started by Michael Anderson

159 3 hours ago
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Ally Pally Archive @googlearts now has over 1,000 images

Alexandra Palace in partnership with Google has undertaken the daunting process of digitising the Alexandra Palace Archive, bringing togeth…

Started by Liz

0 Oct 12

Anyone know what used to occupy this plot behind Conway Road?

I walked down Conway Road yesterday evening and saw an entrance to a site which I imagine must have been a workshop/light factory. It's now…

Started by Hugh

37 Oct 8
Reply by Tina Eager

Barratts memories

I remember walking past Barratts in the early 1970s and smelling the aniseed,could still smell it for a few years after factory closed,happ…

Started by Geoffrey Leberman

2 Oct 8
Reply by Tina Eager

Piccadilly line stations

From my TfL calendar: the announcement of the Picc line extension north of Finsbury Park.

Started by Ruth Valentine

21 Sep 8
Reply by John Leeming

Woodstock Road mystery (and Florence Road)

Looking at a map recently I noticed that Woodstock Road appears to be a B-road - the (southern end of the) B150. Here it is on the Ordnance…

Started by JoeW

14 Jul 22
Reply by JoeW

What are these old metal things in the Harringay passage? Chimneys? Lamp-posts?

Hi all, Walking along the Harringay passage I often look I wonder what these are? They seem to be part of something historical system and n…

Started by Jacob J

17 Jul 21
Reply by maggie

Local dance video

Found this on youtube, filmed locally - anyone recognise the location?

Started by JoeW

2 Jul 8
Reply by JoeW

Ally Pally Gee Gees

Original here

Started by EMC2

0 Jul 5

Railway Walk

Found this pamphlet / map in Hornsey library. May be of interest to railway enthusiasts or just walkers.

Started by John D

5 Jun 2
Reply by Michael Anderson

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