Saturday, 26 September 2009

The London/Buckinghamshire boundary - Feltham

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The London/Hounslow/Spelthorne boundary runs south west from Grovely Road to the northern edge of Meadhurst Sports Club Ground and then turns south down Chertsey Road. Before the junction, at the southern edge of the playing field it turns due west

Post to the west Ashford
Post to the east Felthamhill

Sites on the London, Hounslow side of the boundary

Chertsey Road
Poplar Farm

Laboratories – part of Sunbury Research Park
Open space – The Greenhams. Lower Feltham Rough. landfill on green belt land. There has been gravel extraction here since the 1850s but much of it used for land fill since the 1950s. There is some grazing as well as fishing. Some parts of the site are used by the haulage industry, and others.
Greenham’s Pit. Fishery
Greenham Construction Materials Co. assortment of buildings including a headquarters building. Since become housing. The company dated from the 1940s and was part of Taylor Woodrow, who have since disposed of it.
Meadhurst Sports Club –very wide range of activities


Sites on the Buckinghamshire, Spelthorne side of the boundary

Groveley Road
Recreation Ground. Spelthorne Council sports and other activities

Material has been gathered from many sources and over many years

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