Harringay's History by Harringay Online
More photos than you can shake a stick at from 1860 onwards.
1. Harringay Albums by Date
Old Harringay, before 1885
Historical Images of Harringay from 1885 - 1918
Historical Images of Harringay After 1918
2. Places in Harringay
Historical Harringay Stadium
Historical Harringay Arena
Historical Images of Harringay's Finsbury Park
3. Harringay Archives
Old Harringay Maps & Plans
Historical Newspaper Archives
Green Lanes' Edwardian Shops
Edward Gray's Fantastic Harringay Art Collection
4. Harringay Memorabilia
Harringay Posters and Programmes
Harringay Boxing Memorabilia
Green Lanes Architectural Detailing
5. Other Areas
Historical Images of Nearby London
Historical Images of Manor House
Postwar Wood Green
Historical Images of Alexandra Palace & Park
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
There is a wide spread popular belief that all roads on the Harringey Ladder between Green Lanes and Wightman Road are named after famous military and or naval personalities. The foundation of this…Back to Harringay Online
This is the second or third time I've seen this rumour. Anyone know if there's anything to it?"As a kid growing up in Harringay I remember there being talk of a tunnel under the railway (Kings Cross…Back to Harringay Online
The research resources page of the Islington Archaeology & History Society has been updated and lists websites for people wanting to make a start on their local history or family research. It…Back to Harringay Online
This weekend I made HoL's latest local history acquisition with the purchase of a set of photos showing the exterior and interior of Northumberland House.For those who aren't familiar with…Back to Harringay Online
A Brief History of The Langham Working Men’s Club (CIU* Affiliated), 600 Green Lanes, Harringay, London N8. By Ruth Cherrington.From the outside, the Langham WMC looks like a small place indeed, but…Back to Harringay Online
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Hi allI work for Film London on a Heritage Lottery Project that is trying to collect and digitise films of London's outer boroughs. I am trying to reach out to people who may have made films in or…Back to Harringay Online