Sunday, 18 April 2021

List of pages following the route of the south London River Ravensbourne and its Tributaries - Quaggy, Pool, Chaffimch.etc




Keston. Source of the Ravensbourne, Olive’s Mill, Romano British Cemetery, gravel pit, Keston Ponds, reservoirs.

Hayes Common. Football and cricket clubs, boys secondary school.

Hayes.  Various small tributaries to the Ravensbourne.

Tributory to the Ravensbourne

Bromley Common. Steam Brewery, Bus Garage, war memorial, Garden Gate Pub, Village hall, golf club, race course,New Era Laundry,country park, Hastings Road, turnpike, City of London plaque, Lennard Hospital for Infectious Diseases, Astley Adult Training Centre, School.

River Ravensbourne

Norman Park.  Bromley College of  Higher Education, Blue Circle Sports Club, Crown Pub, Five Bells, Ambulance Centre, Norman Park, Football Club, Harriers and Athletic Club, Rookery Lake.

Hayes. Bourne Stream parallel to the Ravensbourne, Bromley Football Club, Norman Park Athletics Track.

The Bourne.Tributory to the Ravensbourne

West Wickham. Pond, House for 1934 Ideal Homes, obelisk, College of Further Education, Metropolitan Police Sport Club, police stables, public air raid shelters, school, assembly rooms, granary, earthwork, Armada ditches, Domesday oaks. T

Hayes.  Hayes Station, signal box, Pickhurst Pub, football clubs, scout hut. http://edithsstreets.blogspot.comLabour/2010/02/thames-tributary-bourne-flowing-to.html

River Ravensbourne

Bromley South. Ravensbourne is joined by a number of streams near the junction of Hayes and Westmoreland Roads, Board School, Kitson’s Works,Bromley Hospital, Foresters House, Masonic Hall, VAD Hospital, Conservative Club, High School,Labour Exchange, Scout Hut, Tennis club, School, Rising Sun, Gaumont Cinema, Police Station, Kentish Way, Gravel Pits,Railway Signal Pub, Crown Buldings, Two Brewers pub, Charity School, Tiger’s Head, Centre for Autism, Bricklayers Arms, Maternity Hospital, Palace Tavern,Lola Cars, Dialisis Unit, Friends Meeting House, Bromley Labour Club, Richmal Crompton.

Tributory to the Ravensbourne  This runs from Toots Wood between Westmoreland and Stone Road.

River Ravensbourne

Shortlands Station.  Page not done

Beckenham. Sloane hospital, sewer vent pipe, St.Christopher’s School, Bishop Challenor’s School, primary school. Beckenham Place Park Lodge.

Beckenham Place.  Wray Works, Millwall Football Club Training, Lewisham Youth Football, Beckenham Place Park hollow ex-pond, boundarypost, Ravenbourne Station,  ancient woodland, Beckenham Park Lodge, Convent, School.

South End.  Beckenham Hill Station, Park Lodge, Pillarbox, milestone, school, Green Man, Upper Mill, Obelisk, Mill Pond, Lower Mill, Tiger’s Head, memorial green areas, Garden Gate pub, horse trough.Sedgehill School, two tributaries, Bonnies.

Bellingham. Mound, bridges, Roman Road, Catford Bus Garage, Old Mill, Police Station, Sports Ground, Rivers Centre,  Open air swimming pool, Bellingham Station, Fellowship Inn.

Pool River. Tributory to the Ravensbourne, from its source

Woodside. Primary school, Croydon baths, VR pillar box, Handleys brickworks, brickworks meadow, school nature garden, Enshaw’s clay pipes, smithy, Greyhound pub, Adult Learning Centre, fire station, Gold Coast pub, South Norwood Library, South Norwood Leisure Centre, Oceans Apart, Horse tram depot, Woodsde Tram Stop, Woodside Station, Woodside Timber merchants, Beehive, Joiners Arms, Metropolitan Drinking Fountain, war memorial

Tributories to the Pool Riverx

Addiscombe.Primary school, Cherry Orchard Pub, Glamorgan Pub, Addiscombe Railway Park, Freemasons’ Asylum, St.John’s Ambulance,Victory Works Oliver typewriters, Beverley Hall Scout HQ, Roman House Mansell Construction Co., East India College Gym, Co-op milk depot, Builders Arms, Gaybank Construction, New Moon Recording Studio, Leslie Arms, Croydon Tramlink, Addiscombe Station, Alma Tavern,train cleaning sheds, Turners Removal Co., Oval Tavern,Lake.

Addiscombe. Addiscombe tram stop, train tunnels, Ashburton Park, Library, Woodside Convent Orphanage,Claret Free House, Bingham Road Half, Blackhorse Lane Tramstop, Bridge, telephone exchange, pillar box, Black Horse Garage, Alma Tavern, Black Horse, Woodside Tunnel, Woodside Junction,

Arena.  Arena Tram Stop, Croydon Racetrack, Golf Driving range,

Pool River. Tributory to River Ravensbourne

Birkbeck  Elmers End Bus Garage, Muirhead Works, Beckenham Cemetary, Elmers End Station, Birkbeck Station, South Norwood Country Park, Croydon UDC Sewage Works, Elmers End Moat.

Penge – Beckenham. Crystal Palace Brickworks, Allotments, Cator Masonic Hall, Aldous and Stamp, water treatment engineers,  Dixon Glass, Avenue Road tram stop, Birkbeck Estate, Churchfields School, Council Depot, Churchfields Recreation Ground, Conservative Club, Nissan Dealer, Dashwood Engineering, Empire Works, Robin Hood pub, Dexter Works, roller skate factory, Penge UDC depot, Miracle Mills, Royston School, Royston Field, Penge Green Gym, The Anchor, Odeon Cinema, Moon and Stars, Kings Hall Electric Theatre, Londex Electrical Engineering Works, Harris Primary Academy, Maple Tree, Button Factory, Golden Lion, Lord Palmerston, Melvin Road National School, South Met. Tramways Depot, Royston Halls, Frank and Peggy Spencer School of Dance, The Hub

Beckenham.  Beckenham Central School, Clockhouse Station, Beckenham Road Tram Stop, Penge Station, School of Art, Library, Sports Ground, The Spa, Chaffinch Bridge, Electricity Station, Beckenham Cottage Hospital, Clock House pub, Croydon Road Recreation Ground, bandstand, Woodbrook School, Riverside School, Kent House Station, Cyphers Bowling Club, Churchfield School.

Chaffinch Brook.  Tributory to Pool River

Shirley.  Shirley Oaks BMI Hospital, Stroud Green Well, Stroud Green Pump, Shirley Oaks Children’s Home.

Arena.  Arena Tram Stop, Croydon Racetrack, Golf Driving range,

Penge – Beckenham. Crystal Palace Brickworks, Allotments, Cator Masonic Hall, Aldous and Stamp, water treatment engineers,  Dixon Glass, Avenue Road tram stop, Birkbeck Estate, Churchfields School, Council Depot, Churchfields Recreation Ground, Conservative Club, Nissan Dealer, Dashwood Engineering, Empire Works, Robin Hood pub, Dexter Works, roller skate factory, Penge UDC depot, Miracle Mills, Royston School, Royston Field, Penge Green Gym, The Anchor, Odeon Cinema, Moon and Stars, Kings Hall Electric Theatre, Londex Electrical Engineering Works, Harris Primary Academy, Maple Tree, Button Factory, Golden Lion, Lord Palmerston, Melvin Road National School, South Met. Tramways Depot, Royston Halls, Frank and Peggy Spencer School of Dance, The Hub

Beckenham.  Beckenham Central School, Clockhouse Station, Beckenham Road Tram Stop, Penge Station, School of Art, Library, Sports Ground, The Spa, Chaffinch Bridge, Electricity Station, Beckenham Cottage Hospital, Clock House pub, Croydon Road Recreation Ground, bandstand, Woodbrook School, Riverside School, Kent House Station, Cyphers Bowling Club, Churchfield School.

The Beck. Tributory to the Pool  River

Addington. Croydon Rugby Club, boundary ditches, The Wicket,  Cricketers Inn, smithy, Cricket Green.

Shirley. Roman Cemetery, The Goat, Spring Park School, golf course, tank traps, drinking fountain.

Monks Orchard. St David’s College,  Blake Recreation Ground, Oak Lodge Primary School, Wheatsheaf, Wickham Hall Stables, Mellins, Unigate, Bethlem Royal Hospital, Museum of the Mind, British Legio Club. Scout HQ, West Wickham Social Club, Wickham Hall, car park o possible mill site, forge,White Hart.

Eden Park.  Beckenham Football Club, Unicorn Primary School, Wellcombe Research Labortories, Nature Reserve, Langley Park Boys School, Langley Park School for Girls, Eden Park Station.

Kelsey Park.  Sandhills School, footbridge, Chinese garage, Kelsey Park School, Sports ground, Beckenham Maternity Hospital

Beckenham.  BR Southern Region SE Divisional HQ, Local Board Offices, Public Hall, Fire Station, firemen’s houses, infants school, almshouses, Oakhill Tavern, Beckenham Theatre Centre, Coach and Horses, Law Notes Lending Library, forge, Jolly Woodman, Town Hall, Railway Hotel, Ye Olde George Inn, Slug and Lettuce, pump, Three Tuns, The Goose, Bricklayers Arms, Greyhound Inn, Drumonds, Chessington Tyres, Electricity showrooms, milestone, Odeon, Pavilion Cinema, police station, telephone exchange,Edward VIII pillar box, Manor Preparatory School, Beckenham Junction Station, war memorial, school.

 Beckenham.  Beckenham Central School, Clockhouse Station, Beckenham Road Tram Stop, Penge Station, School of Art, Library, Sports Ground, The Spa, Chaffinch Bridge, Electricity Station, Beckenham Cottage Hospital, Clock House pub, Croydon Road Recreation Ground, bandstand, Woodbrook School, Riverside School, Kent House Station, Cyphers Bowling Club, Churchfield School.

Pool River. Met here by The Chaffinch and The Beck

New Beckenham.  New Beckenham Station, HSBC Sports Ground, Cater Park Secondary School, Level crossing.

Bell Green, Adamsrill Primary School, Sydenham Green Health Centre, Livesey Memorial Hall, Gas Works, The Bell, The Old Bath House, horse trough, Haseltine Primary  School, Brittanic Sports Ground, Gardner Monument Works, horse trough, Sydenham Brewery, Lower Sydenham Station, Railway Tavern,Sydenham Library, Golden Lion, fire hydrant, Dolphin, Sydenham Childrens Hospital, Mid Kent brickworks, Baird TV, Dylon,Maybrey, Bromcom, Henderson Biomedical.

Bellingham.  Fellowship Inn, Sedgehill School, Lloyds Bank Cricket Club, Sydenham High School Sports Ground.

Perry Hill. Well, Kilmorie Road Primary School, Roger Manwood School, Library, Rutland Arms, fire hydrant, Two Brewers, horse trough, sewer vent, farm outbuilding, canal, Prince of Wales, Parkland Riverside walk, bridge.

Bellingham. Mound, bridges, Roman Road, Catford Bus Garage, Old Mill, Police Station, Sports Ground, Rivers Centre,  Open air swimming pool, Bellingham Station, Fellowship Inn.

River Ravensbourne.  Met here by the Pool River.

Catford. Bridge. Catford Bridge Station, fire hydrant, ABC Cinema, Hippodrome, The Water Line, Bromley & Crays Co-op, Banks Athletic Club, Town Hall, Civic Suite, Lewisham Theatre, Pensive Girl, drinking fountain, Railway Tavern, Holbeach School, South Met. Gas Co. Lamppost, sewer vent, Catford Mill, Rising Sun, horse trough, London for Rye, Queens Hall Cinema, hand pump, Black Horse and Harrow, Timpsons, St.Dunstan’s College, Catford Station, Catford Ram. Bellingham. Mound, bridges, Roman Road, Catford Bus Garage, Old Mill, Police Station, Sports Ground, Rivers Centre,  Open air swimming pool, Bellingham Station, Fellowship Inn.

Ladywell. Bridge, water tower, John Evelyn Education Centre, St.Olave Union Workshouse, Gordonbrock Primary School, sewer vent, Ladywell Fields, boundary marker, water main, Catford Greyhound Stadium, Holy Well, Ladywell Bridge, Ladywell Mill, Freemason’s Arms, J.Stone inspection cover, Ladywell Tavern, Coroners Court, Ladywell Baths, Ladywell Nature Reserve, Lewisham Fire Station, Tikitape House, Police Station, Wall letterbox, WW2 shelter sign, Coach and Horses, almshouses, Jolly Farmers, Doctors’ Quarters, Infirmary, fire hydrant, Lewisham Hospital, Lewisham Library, Lewisham workhouse, Emergency, Serendipity, Ladywell Unit, Registrar’s Office, Medical Centre Club Room, Riverside Wing, Schools, Crofton Leisure Centre, Crofton School, Ladywell Station, surgical dressings factory, The George, Grammar School for Girls, Job Centre, Plough and Harrow, drainage ditch.

Lewisham. Crown and Anchor, fire hydrant, Watergate Special School, Prendergast Hilly Fields School, Postbox, brickfields, Lewisham Bridge School, Francis Drake Bowling Club, Jerrards Timber yard, Rising Sun, post box, Thorne Offset, stable block, Ladywell Loop, sandstone quarry, Council depot.

River Quaggy. Tributory to the River Ravensbourne

Quaggy (with the Kydbrook)

Locksbottom. Black Horse, British Queen, Darrick Wood School, Tugmutton Green.

Farnborough. Darrick Wood Sports Centre, Darrick Wood Swimming Pool, Newstead Woods Girls School.

Crofton. Crofton Schools, Recreation Ground, Gumping Common.

Crofton Heath .  Lennard Hospital.

Petts Wood. Sovereign of the Seas, Embassy Cinema, Petts Wood Station, Daylight Inn, Dunstonian Garage, Petts Wood Estate Office, Garden of Remembrance, Memorial Hall.

Petts Wood. Edleman Memorial wood, De Gaulle WW2 home, Pett’s Wood.

Chiselhurst. Bromley High School for Girls, West Kent Golf Course, Jubilee Country Park, Old Chiselhurst Station, Chiselhurst Junction, Bickley Junction.

Chiselhurst.  Railway Bridge, Chalkpit woods,Chiselhurst Caves, Bickley Arms, horse trough, cricket ground, windmill, cockpit, forge, Ramblers Rest, Camden Place Club, Imperial Arms, Old Court House, samphire, dene hole, Chiselhurst Station, wall post box, water tower, Ravenshill Stables, lime kilns, brick kilns, chalk mine.

Bickley.  St.Hugh’s Playing Fields, Chalk mine, reservoir, Bullers Wood School, stables.

Elmstead Woods.  Elmstead Pit, Babington House School, Stables, Camden Park Mine, railway bridge, SIRA Institute, Elmstead Woods Station.

Sundridge Park. Sundridge Park Golf Club, stables, ice house.

Elmstead. Chinbrook Meadows, pedestrian tunnel, Elmstead Woods Railway tunnels, Grove Park Cemetery, Grove Park Tavern, Marvels Playing fields, Chinbrook Pub, Chimbrook cottages nature reserve, Marvels Lane Primary School.

Mottingham. Grove Park Hospital, water tower . Eltham College, Mottingham Sports Ground, pump.

Mottingham. Mottingham Farm Fields, milestone, McIntyre Nature Reserve, Dutch House.

Eltham Common. Middle Park Stud Farm, Sutcliffe Park, Yorkshire Grey, horse trough, Eltham Gas Works, K2 telephone box, Middle Park Junior School, Eltham Green School, Descending Forms, Clifton’s Service Station.

Kidbrook streams.  Tributories to River Quaggy

Eltham Common. (Mid Kid Brook, Lower Kid Brook).War Dept. Boundary markers, reservoir, Nine Fields, mortuary, Lower Rochester Way, Kidbrooke School, Playing Fields, Hutments, Eltham Common, King George’s Fields, Brook Pub, Royal Ordnance Boundary markers, Brook Hospital, police station, Royal Herbert Military Hospital, Medical Officers Mess, parish boundary markers, Kent Water Works, Victorian letter box, Borough of Woolwich plate, concrete cylinder, Sherard tennis courts, Welcome Inn, water repumping station, Greenwich cemetery.

Kidbrooke.(Mid Kid Brook. Upper Kid Brook). Playing fields. Kidbrook Park Infants School.. Harvey’s Sports Ground, Fox Under the Hill, Royal Naval College Sports Ground,

Kidbrooke (Lower Kid Brook). Nature reserve, barrage balloon HQ, Dover Patrol, Rochester Way, Holy Family Primary School.

Kidbrooke .(Mid Kid Brook. Upper Kid Brook).boundary stone, coach house, wall letter box, Upper Farm, Thomas Tallis School, wireless station, Morden college, burial ground, boundary markers, lodge,milestone, Christ’s College, cricket club, railway tunnel.

Blackheath.  (Upper Kidbrook). Barrows, golf club, Rugby football, gravel extraction, plaque to Cornish marchers, canal, roller skating rink, Blackheath Brewery, Livery Stables, Blackheath Station, signal boxes, fire brigade station, East Mill, Morden College Extension, Hare and Billett pond, Hare and Billett, windmill, Marr’s Ravine,Princess of Wales, Clarendon Hotel, Princess of Wales pond, horse trough, Zerodegrees, pond, Livery stables, boundry stones, milestone, Roman road, Folly pond, Heath Keepers House, Crown Pit, drinking fountain, boundary pillar, fire hydrant, west mill, village school, Blackheath Literary Institute,  Three Tuns, Crown Inn, Post Office,

Quaggy tributary to the Ravensbourne.

Blackheath Park. (Mid Kid Brook, Lower Kid Brook). Boundary stones,  railway tunnel, Casterbridge Pond, Brooklands Primary School, Royal Flying Corps grounds, Burnred & Co., instruments, Scientific and Projections, POW camp, RAF Depot, Balloon Centre, David Lloyd Fitness Centre, John Roan Playing Field, Blackheath Wanderers,Kidbrooke Station, Wat Tyler,Quaggy Bridge, playing fields,Country Club Sports Ground.

Lee. (Mid Kid Brook, Upper Kid Brook) Lee Centre, Blackheath Art Club, Canal, Age Exchange Reminisence Centre,Railway Hotel, Alexandra Assembly Rooms, Lowne Electric Clock and Appliance Co., VR Post Box, Brandram Road Community Centre, Lychgate, Burndept Radio, School for the Sons and Orphans of Missionaries, Dacre Arms, Royal Oak, Church of England School, Greyhound, windmill, Quaggy Bridge,pool,Woodman, Swan, Picture Palace, Medical Centre, Old Tiger’s Head, Imperial Picture Palace, Police Station, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Arthur,  Boone’s almshouses,Colfe’s almshouses, horse trough, Merchant Tailor’s almshouses, property plaque, war time shelter sign, Blackheath Art School, Blackheath Conservertoire of Music, Bitter Experience, New Tiger’s Head, Lee Working Men’s Club, standpipe, Quaggy Bridge, Old Road, moat, Lee Public Library, Goldsmith’s Hall of Residence, brick wall.

Tributory to the Quaggy from the south

Hither Green. Prefabs, Downham Estate, Downham Park and Woodland Walk, mound of hardcore, Hither Green Cemetery, Crematorium, Nature Reserve.

 Hither Green.  South Met. Gas Co, lamppost, Pillar box and strip vending machine, Hither Green railway depot, well.

Quaggy. Tributory to the Ravensbourne.

Hither Green.  Northbrook, Lee Station, coal yard, laundry, fire hydrant, pond, Lee Health Centre, Windmill,  Old Tiger’s Head, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Arthur, farm wall, Rainbird nursery, Quaggy bridge with date stone, Chiltonian biscuit factory, Manor Lane School, water main, flood prevention channel, Manor House Gardens, ice house, boundary stone, freight train spur, Globe Cinema, fire hydrant, Board of Works depot.

Hither Green.  Hither Green Primary School,  stable loft, fire hydrant plate, VR Pillar Box, The Sir John Morden,Queesn Arms, Hansbury’s Free House, Ennersdale School, Holly Tree, plaque to the Macmillan sisters, Hither Green Hospital, Park Cinema, Hither Green Station, Subway, Chiltonian biscuits, Fox and Firkin, Metropolitan Drinking Fountain, Swimming baths, Lewisham Park, war memorial, Pitman’s College, St.Marys School, obelisk, steps, footbridge, Sir David Brewster, inspectistion cover, South Met. Gas lamppost, Blackheath New Proprietary School, Paladin Plastics, telephone boxes, Station Hotel, benchmark.

River Ravensbourne

Lewisham.  Sacred Heart Convent, Quaggy Bridge, horse trough, disused railway bridge, telephone exchange, telephone box, Colfe’s School, Ravensbourne Bridge, High Pavement, Lewisham Station, Lewisham Bus Station, Mid-Kent Tavern, Lee Bridge, White Horse, Sultan, Rose of Lee, Plough, King’s Hall Cinema, Duke of Cambridge, Police Station, Joiners Arms, Yates Wine Lodge, White Hart, Watch House Green, Market Tavern, Watch House, Lewisham Library, Lewisham Electric Palace, Prince of Wales Cinema, temperance billiard hall, The Castle, Clock Tower, Conservative Club, fire hydrant, Lewisham Market, Library, Odeon, Plough Green, Bridge House Mill, Limes Hall, obelisk, Obelisk Cinema, The Angel, Gloucester Bewery, service tunnel. Ridgeway, Riverdale Mill, footbridge, column, Roebuck, Courthill Loop, St.Matthew’s Academy.

Blackheath. Green Man,Whitfield’s Mount, Mount Pond, Roman Road,  chalk workings, air raid shelters, Horse and Groom, Blackheath Hill Station, boundary stone, Court Leet, Duke’s Head, underground passage,  Royal George, wellCaroline’s bath, almshouses, Hare and Billett Pub, Holly Hedge House TA, pump, mill, regimental memorial, drinking fountain, chalk pit, nurses home, fire hydrant, Anchor Brewery, fire station, estate office, St,Johns Hospital, the Point, Point Cavern, conduits, pump, Lewisham silk mills, boundary stone, railway arches, quarry.

St.John’s.  Prince Alfred, Deals Gateway, Merritt & Hatcher Mercury, George and Dragon, White Swan, Royal Albert, Darwin Press, Berryman Printers, Penn’s Engineering Works, Somerset House Laundry, Central School for Boys, Blackheath Road Schools, Coach and Horses, Breakspears Building, Stephen Lawrence Building, Brook Mill, Kent Water Works, Sterling Building, Royal Dockyard Bakery, Carrngton House, Deptford Brewery, Brookmill Nature Reserve, Brookmill Park, well,  bridge, tollgate, Russell engineers, section house, pocket park, nurses home, Greenwich Central School, Ravensbourne Arms, Cranbrook, tidemill,Deptford Bridge, Battle of Deptford Bridge, Express Patent Shutter Works, market gardens, Norfolk Brewery, Holland’s Distillery, Furlong musical instruments, Deptford Playing Fields, Deptford Bridge Station, Centurion, Smith’s printers, Dover Castle, Burtons, Peppercorn’s Depository, Depford Odeon,Broadway Picture Palace,Lady Florence Hall, The Fountain,Semi-conductor arhives,  boundary marker, Bar, Bridge House marker,  Lewisham College, mural, Guildford Arms, Roan Girls School, brick field,railway embankment, Elverson Road station, Gilbeys’printing ink, Crown and Sceptre, Royal Kent Dispesary, Miller House, Miller Hospital,Melanie Klein House, Millers Pub,The forge, Deptford Telephone Exchange, Memorial  Gardems,  Albertines, Lewisham College of Further Education, Lewisham Road Station, Lee chalk extraction and lime burner, British Telecom Service Tunnel,Angel,Lucas Road School,Crown Cinema, Star and Garter, Little Crown,Broadway Theatre, Addey & Stanhope School,railway bridge,sandstone cliff,St.John’s School, St.John’s Station, Tanners Hill School, Witcombe Cycles,Deptford Municipal Offices, Palace Cinema,Royal George,Royal Standard, Crystal Palace Tavern, railway bridge, air road shelter, Talbot,sarcophagus.

Deptford Creek.  Deptford Medical Union, drinking fountain, horse trough, Ashburnham Arms, Roman Eagle, granary, copperas works, Agricultural Manure Co, Lower Pottery, Ford, Wheen’s soap,, Lawes Works, Creek Bridge, Noah’s Oak, Harp of Erin, Creek Rail Bridge, Hoy Inn, Francs and White depot, Postman’s Office, Albany Institute,South East London College,  Rachel MacMillann College,Hoy Inn Stairs, cattle trough, The Duke, Deptford Chemical  Works,Laban, Greenwich Railway Gas Co. Ecology Centre, CrownWharf, Lo e over sold, Art in Pepetuity, Medina Refiery, Council Depot, Deptford Bridewll, Sue Godfrey Nature Reerve, gravel pits,Gibs and Canning Pottery, drinking fountain, underground passage, Trinty Hospital, Birds Nest Theare, Royal Eagle, railway viaduct,   Trinity House, Trinity Hall, Deptford Arms, Job Centre, St,Paul’s House,  Mechanics Arms, Royal Oak, Windsor Castle, Pilot,  Deptford Electric Palace Cinema,White Swan, Anchor, sewer vent, Bluecoat School, Deptford Station, Railway arches, inclined plane, fire hydrant,signal box, Hills & Son tallow, fire hydrant, fairground, Deptford Market, Women’s Centre, Tidemill School, Wavelengths Leisure Centre, Hope House, Greenwich Inn, Hope House, Merryweathers Fire Engine Works, North Pole, Mumford’s Granary, Rose of Denmark, Davy Winebar,West Greenwich House, Lovibond’s Brewery, Blue Stile,LESC buiding, Perkins Toys, almshouses,Rose  and Crown, watch house, Guilford Arms,Bell, Princess Louise Institute, Hughes Fields Primary School, Duke of Wellington, McMillans, Armada Hall,Mcmillan Herb Garden, wheelwrights, Peter the Great statue,globe, Osborne Arms, Navy Arms, Nasemell, Deptford Sewage Pumping Station, Gas holder station, Brewery Wharf, Phoenix Wharf,  Dowells Wharf, Raensbourne Gas Works, Kent Wharf, Dog and Bell, Covoys, Greycoat Boy, Macmillan Nursery School, Thanet Wharf, General Steam,  Deptford Power Station, shipbuilders, Granoplast Wharf, Dreadnought Wharf.

Tuesday, 13 April 2021

List of pages following the River Darent and its tributories from source to the Thames



Darent . spring, source and Squerries.  Romano British fort

Westerham.  Black Eagle Brewery, Drill Hall, General Wolfe Pub, British Legion,  old forge,19thC post box, old  laundry, Royal Standard, Swan Cinema, Darent, Kings Arms, George and Dragon, Squerries Park Mill, footbridge, chimney stack, Westerham Mill, Dovecote, cenotaph, folly tower.

Westerham.  Westerham Press, Westerham Library, Westerham Station, M25, market, Post Office, Crown Hotel,Old House at Home. Seenoaks Road, turnpike, Darent, Wolfe Statue, Churchill Statue, Grasshopper Inn,

Valence House. St.George’s Field, Valence School,

Brasted.  Westerham Golf Club

Brasted.  Darent Bridge, Stanhope Arms, Bull Inn, M25, turnaround junction, swimming pool, Brasted Station

Brasted.  Brasted Green, old mill, Durtnell Building Co., old pump, Crampton brickfield, White Hart Inn, Ian Ramsey College, mill stream, stables with Guards clock,  lake,

Sundridge.  Mill stream,Sundridge Mill, pond, earthworks, Sundridge airfield, folly, ice house, pit, Lamb, White Horse, Sundridge Water Works

Dry Hill.  Dry Hill Quarry, Sevenoaks Bypass, Sandridge Lakes Fishery, Darent Lakes Wood Fishery, piggeries, Council Depot, Dumbrik Depot.

Chipstead. Brickworks, clay pit, sand extraction, Marley Tiles, school, swimming pool, Bricklayers Arms, Mill, pottery, studios, Working Mens Club, forge, water channel, windmill,moat, oast, Sevenoaks Bypass, Chevening Halt Station, Rye Road.

Chipstead. Sand and gravel extraction, Rye Road,working men’s club, George and Dragon, old bakery, Rock House, Chipstead Lake, Club House and sailing club, sand pit, whiteing mine

Riverhead. Walter Smith office,engineering workshop, Chipstead Common, sand and gravel extraction, dry dock, weir, brickworks, Miners’ Arms , Longford Bridge, Millstone, Marley Tile works, Bullfinch, Druidical ruins, watermill, mill house, Darent arch underthe railway, Sevenoaks Wildfowl Reserve.

Dunton Green.  Primary School, bus garage, railway bridge, Dunton Green Brick Tile and Pottery works,West Kent Cold Storage Depot, Dunton Green Station,brickworks siding.

Watercress Stream

Greatness. Tarmac aggregate quarry, Greatness brickworks, Sevenoaks brickworks, clay pit.

Dunton Green, Darent joined by Watercress Stream, gas works,Jeffrey Harrison Nature Reserve.

Honeypot Stream

Kemsing. Clay pits, pumping Station

Kemsing. Kemsing Station.stone  extraction, Roman clay pit, granary, railway bridge.

Noah’s Ark. Wayside shrine,Noah’s Ark Bridge, Railway bridge.

Child’s Bridge.  Child’s Bridge Milll,  Junior school.

Otford.  M26, Long Lodge Oast House, Long Lodge Mill, Old Otford Road,Otford Junction, brickworks.

Greatness. Tarmac aggregate quarry, Greatness brickworks, Sevenoaks brickworks, clay pit.


Otford. Darent is joined by the Honeypot Stream and the Bubblestone Stream.  Roman site. Anglo Saxon burials.

Otford. Historic naviation limit.  Joined by Bubblestone Stream.  Colet’s Well, prehistoric trackway, Poor House, RE Bridge, Bull Inn,forge, Horns,school, Heritage Centre, Saturn, Mill, Romano British villa, Otford Palace, dene hole, medieval deer park, leper hospital, Castle House, Beckett’s Well, subterranean conduit house, Otford Solar System, chantry, pond, duck house,

Otford. Pilgrim’s Way, Romano British cemetery,Neptune, Twitton Farm Oast, Battle of Otford, Sevenoaks Isolation Hospital,Rising ‘Sun Twitton Brook

Filston. Filston stream, original course of the Darent, oast houses, Roman site, Model farm,Pluto, Moat.Twitton Brook.

Shoreham.  Shoreham Upper Mill,medieval farm bank.

Shoreham.Rising Sun, Yew Avenue, George Inn, forge, farrier, Shoreham Station, Countryside Centre, Darenth Valley Golf Club,

Shoreham. Samuel Palmer School of Fine Art, almshouses, Crown, Royal  Oak, Kings Arms, Two Brewers, Pumping Station, School, chalk cut war memorial cross, aircraft museum, forge,Warings hop.

Shoreham. Preston Farm Oast, Shoreham Mill and Mill House,.

Castle Farm.  Bridge, hop pickers huts, Shoreham Castle, Lullingstone Park Visitor Centre,

Lullingstone.almshouse  Hospital, jousting ground, gatehouse, Bailey Bridge, stream.lake, bath house, ice house,Roman Villa

Eynsford Station.  Lullingstone Castle. Silkworms, World Garden of Plants, Eynsford Station

Eynsford. Mount Eagle, Eynsford Pumping Station,Wood Mill, Lullingstone viaduct , Old Mill, ford, bridge, boulder in the river, Water Board conifers

Eynsford.  Castle, Village Hall, Lychgate, Gibson’s Ironworks, Boer War trees, stocks, drinking fountain,Castle Pub, Five Bells,Acrostic  trees, schools.

Farningham. Iron Age farmstead, Mill, forge, Bricklayers Arms, Pied Bull, tank, flint barn, bakery, FRoman villas, market, castle.

Farningham. Ancient woodland, Roman villa, Chequers, flint wall with bee bole, bridge, screen, ford, Farningham mill, folly garden house, Lion Hotel, Bricklayers Arms, Farningham bypass.

Farningham. Hundred Year Wood, Franks Generating Station, Picture Gallery Horton Kirby Cricket Club.

Horton Kirby. Site of Roman granary.

Horton Kirby.  Weir, gravel pits, concrete sill in the river, barns, forge, post box, Horton Castle, moat, dovecote, school, The Bull, Fighting Cocks, Mill, Environmental Education Centre.

South Darenth.  St.John’s Stream, Devon Road Bridge, Bridge, Jolly Millers, Engineering works, Mill, Fire Station, Darenth Valley Gas works, Homes for Little Boys, Gospel Hall, railway viaduct, Saxon graves.

St. John’s Stream

Farningham Road.  Farningham Road and Sutton at Hone Station. Corus Building, Signal box, Frog Lane Mill.


Sutton at Hone.  Primary School, gravel pit, Little Lake, Ship, ice houses, almshouses, St.John of Jerusalem, Sutton Ballast Co., St. John’s Stream.

Darenth. Roman Villa.

Darenth.Depot, ice house, Fox and Hounds, Millis Brewing Co.

Hawley.  Chequers, Darenth Water Works, King George’s  Field, Hawley Mill, Darenth Paper Mill, HaJ.wley Garden Centre, Old Mill.

Hawley. Darenth Interchange, Albion Ironworks.

Hawley. Four Lymes, Papermarkers Arms, Orange Tree, Dovecote, J&E Hall, Bridge, Powder Mill, Pumping station,Smelting Plant, Watling Street.

Dartford Central Park. Brooklands Lake, Lower Paper Mill, Brooklands Park, Colyers Mill, Roman villa, Dartford Brewery, Paper Mill, Sports Centre,Swimming Pool, Foundry,Malt Shovel, Ivy Leaf, Dartford Bridge, St Edmund’s Cemetery, Livingstone Hospital, Foresters Arms, Tollgate Pub, Tasker Brewery, One Bell Pub, Lowfield Street Stream, Beadles coach builders, almshouses, Fox and Hounds, Two Brewers, Windmill, Plough, Cinema, Drill Hall, Fairfield Pool and Leisure Centre, Hussey Fleet Brewery, Paper Moon,Museum, Library, Bus Station, War Memorial, RAF Memorial Hall,Town Mill, Serena Hall, Princes Road, Tiger.

Dartford. Dartford Printing Works, Wat Tyler, canal plans for the Creek, BRS depot, bus depot, Priory Lock, basin, lift bridge, 2 bascule bridges, cable bridge, flood banks, riverside mills, New Town Tavern, ship breakers, Kings Head, Black Boy Inn, Crown Brewery, Bulls Head, Royal Victoria and Bull, Orchard Theatre, Baltic Saw Mills, footbridge, Hufflers Arms,Steam Crane Wharf, Stage door, Gas Works, J.& E.Hall, Erith & Darford Lighterage, James Sharp, Dartford Wharfage, Public House Trust, County Court, London Paper Mills, Phoenix Pub, Dartford Gas Mantle Factory, Phoenix Mills, Boroughs Welcombe, Mill Pond, Cartway, Pipe House, Stricklands, Royal Oak, Gala Cinema, Old Court House, Beadles Garage, Roller Skating Rink, Dartford Working Men’s Institute, Dartford Station, Railway Hotel, Silk Mill.

River Cray, tributary to Darent.

Orpington.  Dairy Crest, Bark Hart,Hodsoll’s Mill, stables, library, outbuildings, walls, tunnel, well, Priory Gardens entrance, Orpington Bypass, Civic Centre, College of Further Education, Anchor and Hope, Harvest Moon, Artichoke, War Memorial, George and Dragon, sports centre, walnut trees, White Hart, Buff Orpington, Orpington car, denehole, chalkwell, Commodore Cinema, Lower Pond, Henrietta Spring, gates, parterre.

St.Mary Cray.  Rising Sun, Coates Bros., Morphy Richards, dene hole, Tip Top Bakery, Oertling Pilgrim House, Blue Lagoon, National Time Recorder, Royal Albert, Orpington car, Primary School, Saxon Cemetery, Fordcroft Roman Villa.

St.Mary Cray. Forge, chestnut tree, dene holes, coal tax post, chalk well, Rosecroft Social Club, St.Mary Cray Brewery, Red Lion, primary school, Blue Anchor, village hall, Upper Paper Mill, Reynolds Cross, Wealden House, White Swan, Angelsey Arms, stables, Snellings Mill, boating pond, Beech Tree.

St.Paul’s Cray.  Shaft, dene hole, Black Boy, Mary Rose, village sign, railway viaduct, market meadow, fire engine house, Joynson Mill, The Mount, old forge, gasworks, Babbs, cemetery, library, war memorial, flint bridge.

St.Paul’s Cray. Granary, The Bull, St.Paul’s Cray Mill, Nash Mills, bridge, recreation ground, gravel pit, Broomwood pub, Ruxley Golf Course, Bromley Ski Centre, health club.

Foots Cray.  Schweppes, Klinger works, Seven Stars, Red Lion, Sidcup Technology Centre, Foots Cray Mill, Kloster Brandes, Brimar, STC valves, Harenc, Foots Cray Bridge, Sidcup Bus Garage, denehole, Sidcup Bypass, Crittall factory.

Foots Cray. Harenc Mill, War Memorial, Foots Cray Place,Bowls Pavilion, Outdoor Activities Centre, gates, Dutch Garden, Foots Cray Meadows, Lake, canal, tollgate, Toyota centre, David Lloyd Leisure, Community Centre, stable block, war memorial, Tiger’s Head, Foots Cray Woods, Foots Cray Chalk, Lime and Brick Works, British Metallic Packing,

North Cray.  Romano British Bath House, Five Arch bridge, Roman pottery,

North Cray.  Scout Hut, sports ground, White Cross, old school, pumping station, old main road.

Bexley. Reffell’s Brewery, Owelett, water tower, K9 telephone box, national schools, almshouses, Phamax, Electricity generating station, Kent Brewery, sorting office, Bexley Brewery, print house, medieval pottery, railway viaduct, Railway Tavern,Fremantle Hal, Kings Head, The George, Millers Arms,Fire engine shed, old mill, war memorial, church hall, Bexley Sand and Gravel, St.Mary’s cemetery,  Coach and Horses, Penfold Pillar box, Dartford Loop, Butterfly Farm, Bexley /station, railway electricity sub-station, Bexley tannery, medieval tile kiln, gravel pit, Upton Road brickfield, garden subdial, Bexley electricity sub-station, artificial hill, Sun field, Rising Sun, Bexley Equestrian Centre, sidings, council generating station.

River Shuttle. Tributary to River Cray.

Eltham. Pippenhall Meadows,Conduit Meadow, Conduit Head, reservoirs, K2 phone bo, fire station, Man of Kent, shaft and chamber, Eltham Warren Golf Course, barn, stables milestone, Graftons Engineering, schools, almshouses, forge,

Wyncham Stream. Tributory to River Shuttle

Kemnal Manor. Belmont Lane Open Space, primary school, British Legion, stock wells, waterfall, Foxbury Mission Training College, Kemnal Riding Stables,Kemnal Manor.

New Eltham.  School, Footscray Road, turnpike, New Eltham Library, milestone, Crossways Hotel, Flamingo Park, Jack Nicklaus Golf Centre.

River Shuttle

Avery Hill.  Avery Hil Fields, Student Accommodation blocks,Witch of Agnesi, signpost, Cambridge University Mission sports, Unilever sports, Grundoin Coaches, Metrogas Sports, Gaelic Athletic Sports, Stanley Instrument Factory,  Dickersons Building Merchants, New Eltham Social Club, commemorative stone seat, North’s kennels, Charlton Athletic Training Ground, Sparrows Farm Leisure Centre.

Halfway Street.  Marrowbone Hall, Hollies Childrens’ Home, Blackboy Pub

Lamorbey. Rose Bruford School of Speech and Drama, piggery, Barn Theatre, Rose BexleyTheatre, Bath House footings, Sidcup Golf Course, schools, ice houses, pinnacle.

Blendon.  Hurst Place Community Centre, Penhill Bridge, water voles.

Brigden. Bexley Woods, Tanyard Farm, Three Blackbirds, Blue Anchor, Shuttle Riverway.

River Cray

Bexley. Shuttle joins the Cray, The Warren, Vickers aircraft factory, Meredith and Drew Bakery, milestone, Bexley and Erith Technical High School, Rochester Way, Black Prince road house,

Crayford.  Shuttle joins the Cray. A2, Rochester Way, lampposts from cinema, wall post box,. Silk and calico bleaching, Applegarth, David Evans silk printing, madder shop, steel houses, Hall Place, topiary,barn, stable, granary, museum, corn mill, Crayford Gas Works, dene hole,  Feakes Joinery, Gibbett Wood, Munns Calico Grounds, Siddeley Autocards, Parish Loam Pit.

Crayford Town Centre. Ford, dene holes, Roman Road, brickworks, tannery, brewery, Town Hall, clock tower, Vickers Maxim Gun Foundry (two sites), Swaisland silk & calico dyes, Crayford Water Works, Crayford Dogs, Mineral Water Works, coal duty posts, Observatory instrument factory, Crayford Station.


Maiden Lane. Coal duty posts and obelisk, remains of rail junction to Vickers works, bleach fields, Dartford Railway Loop and Curve, Vickers housing, India rubber works, carpet works, River Wanshunt, Dartford by-pass., dene holes.


Barnes Cray. Calico printing, Geoffrey Whitworth Theatre, Dussek, brick kilns, dene holes, Crayford Flour Mill, Railway viaducts, saw mills, clay pits, Maxim Guns, Jolly Farmers.


Cray/Darent confluence. River Cray, River Wansunt, Stanham River. West Kent Main Sewer.


River Darent

Cray Marshes. 1830s canal plans, salt marsh


Dartford Marshes. Coal duty post, bunkers and pillboxes, Trench Warfare Railway, Thames Ammunition Works.


The Darent meets the Thames. Long Reach, Measured mile, Royal Flying Corps ground Dartford Creek Barrier.