Saturday, 31 October 2009

The London/Hertfordshire border - Northwood

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The London, Hillingdon/ Hertfordshire boundary goes east down Batchworth Lane but leaves it to go south east and cross Kew Ferry Road and goes between the Playfield Field and the Swimming Pool and continues

Post to the west Batchworth Heath
Post to the east Northwood


Sites on the Three Rivers/Hertfordshire side of the border

Batchworth Lane
Coal post on the south side in the hedge
Grove Park Farm

Moor Park Estate
Very posh. Lots of up market 1920s and 1930s houses.

Moor Park Road
St.Martin’s School. Opened 1922 in Sandy Lodge Way ands moved here in 1924. Other property bought locally through the 1920s and building continued to the present day. Fee paying prep school.


Sites on the London, Hillingdon side of the border

Kewferry Road
Coal post on the boundary footpath north side,200 yards east of the road in the grounds of St.Martin’s School

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