Thames Tributary Ravensbourne - Quaggy - Crofton Heath
Springs and streams feed the Kydbrook which becomes the Quaggy and flows north to the Ravensbourne
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Suburban area with some woodland on the edge of countryside
Post to the west Bromley Common
Post to the east Crofton
Post to the south Locksbottom
A suburban road in the back end of Bromley, leading from Southborough Lane and which provides the main access route to a large swathe of open space and woodlands.
Crofton Woods. Woodland of Metropolitan Importance. There are Streams, which rise here, and feed the Kyd Brook and Quaggy in Blackheath. The heath occupies flat ground sloping north. There are old coppices and farmland here.
Lennard Hospital, deep in the woods of Crofton Heath was the smallpox isolation unit which was opened from about 1900 to 1956
London Borough of Bromley.Web site
Lost Hospitals of London. Web site