Harringay's History by Harringay Online
More historical photos than you can shake a stick at from 1860 onwards.
See a full list of the albums along with links, here.
Historic footage from 1920 on.
A series of eight articles on Wikipedia all thoroughly researched and referenced, if rather hurriedly written by Hugh, which together make up the first ever history of Harringay.
A new way to leaf through our neighbourhood's history. (as of November 2016 the Dipity website appears to no longer function. There is a version of the page on the Wayback Machine, but the critical parts are missing!))
5. History group
This group has a series of scrapbook articles which enrich the neighbourhood history.
6. Personal Memories Blogs
A growing collection of memories from times past written by former residents of the area.
7. In the Forum
Sometimes posts about Harringay's history get added to the forum. We've tried to gather as many as possible of those together here, (but there may be unlinked gems!).
8. Virtual Blue Plaque Map
9. Telling Harringay's History
Download a short pdf by Hugh about writing the first history of Harringay (click the picture to download):
Other sources for Harringay historical info
Other local history links
Links beyond Haringey
On Friday 31 May 2019 London Metropolitan Archives (LMA) will open its doors for London History Day, celebrating the capital's extraordinary history and heritage.Discover the archives through…Back to Harringay Online
It has occurred to me to wonder from time to time where the the name of our much loved local butcher came from. And how long since a Baldwin has been at the helm.So, I did a quick whizz round the the…Back to Harringay Online
Socialist Party of Great Britain Members at Annual Conference at Fairfax Hall Harringay…Back to Harringay Online
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The following events are included in this year's Highagte Festival:…Back to Harringay Online
I finally got round to buying a copy of this wonderfully interesting book…Back to Harringay Online
A few weeks back I stumbled across a reference to a fire of 1860 that destroyed the Phoenix Mills, premises of Ogden & Hart Wool and Flock Manufacturers on Green Lanes, Tottenham.At that date the…Back to Harringay Online
Cakebread & Robey was a noted supplier of satined glass and other goods with its headquarters in Wood Green from around 1914 until the late 1960s.The company was founded in 1882 by George H.…Back to Harringay Online
The history of almshouses stretches back to medieval times when religious orders cared for the poor. They were originally called hospitals or bede houses, in the sense of hospitality and shelter.By…Back to Harringay Online
I noticed an interesting short light-humoured article with a serious message in a 1903 copy of the London North Mercury & Crouch End Observer. It consisted chiefly of a (pretty poor) rhyme which…Back to Harringay Online