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Highgate to Stoke Newington

London. Mon 6 May 2019



 One of Europe's largest estate regenerations is under way at Woodberry Down

 

 

 

 The heron moved occasionally to show it was real

 This reservoir is a nature reserve

 

 

 

 and this one a boating lake
     
 The castle is some kind of climbing centre. At right: a fine example of a front door

 Clissold Court

 Clissold House

 

 St Mary's Church

 

 

 The Old Church

 

 Stoke Newington Church St

 St Mary's Church Rooms

 The lion on the grave of Frank C Bostock, 'The Animal King' , a famous zoo-keeper who ran a commercial menagerie
     
 Abney Park became a non-demonimnational cememtery in 1840 and around 200,000 people have been buried there

 
     
 Right: 'Henry Orfeur, lost with all the crew, by the wreck of the schooner Invoice, in the Bristol Channel, Nov. 23, 1856, aged 23 years. Also John his brother, of the barque Geraldine, last heard of April 14, 1862, near the equator, aged 17 years'

 Isaac Watts helped Lady Mary Abney to lay out the park, but is buried in Bunhill Fields

PC William Frederick Tyler was shot dead chasing two two left-wing Latvian Jewish
migrants who had staged a wages robbery at at Tottenham factory in 1909 in what
became known as 'The Tottenham outrage'
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