Sunday, 1 November 2009

The London/Hertfordshire border - Little Oxhey

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The London/Harrow/Hertfordshire boundary goes along the southern end of Lytham Avenue, goes to the edge of school grounds, turns due east to cross the railway and continue north east

Post to the west South Oxhey
Post to the east Grimsdyke

Sites on the Three Rivers, Hertfordshire side of the border

Altham Way
Boundary Stadium home of the Oxhey Jets

Little Oxhey Lane
Coal post west side of the railway along the footpath opposite the school
Sir James Altham School. Comprehensive school now closed
Sir. James Altham swimming pool
Carpenders Park Cemetery. Opened in 1954 and owned and managed Brent Council. The Hartsbourne stream meanders through fourteen acres of woodland lake with ducks, sticklebacks and moorhens. Brent has provided an area in the cemetery for the Muslim community since 1980. It is a lawn type cemetery so there are no upright memorials only plaques set into the ground.
Brick field here in the early 19th .

Sylvia Avenue
Open Space.secondary woodland and hawthorn and blackthorn scrub. Some of the woodland is wet and dominated by willows

Woodhall Lane
Woodhall Junior Scbool

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