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Hetty King

Hetty King

Music hall entertainer. Born Winifred Emms in New Brighton, Cheshire. She adopted her stage name when she appeared on stage at the Shoreditch Theatre, with her father, William Emms, who used the st...

Person, Music / songs, Theatre

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Hampstead Road Bridge over Grand Union Canal

Hampstead Road Bridge over Grand Union Canal

The Listing for the current bridge tells us it is a "Public road bridge over the Grand Union Canal and towpaths. 1876, replacing an earlier inadequate brick bridge of c1815. Provided by the St Panc...

Building, Transport

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Charlotte Riddell

Charlotte Riddell

Born as Charlotte Eliza Lawson Cowan in Ireland.  Moved to London in 1855.  Married Joseph Hadley Riddell, a hot water engineer in 1857. They lived in St John's Lodge 1868 - 1873.  Published her fi...

Person, Literature, Ireland

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St John's Lodge

St John's Lodge

Haringey On-line has a map of the area in 1891 showing "St John's House" and the surrounding area still undeveloped.  Someone has also posted Charlotte's thoughts on the redevelopment of the area -...

Building, Property

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Crossing Patrol Officers

Crossing Patrol Officers

Affectionately known as lollipop ladies and men (because of the shape of the signs they use to stop traffic), they first appeared in London in order to relieve the police of the duties of supervisi...

Group, Transport, Community / Clubs

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