Local History

Travellers at White Hart Lane, Maliphant 1880 - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

White Hart Lane

"Tottenham Hotspur moved to White Hart Lane in 1899, renovating it from a disused nursery owned by the brewery chain Charringtons, with the help of local groundsman, John Over, into a substandard...

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Horticulture, Local History, Tottenham, White Hart Lane

Tottenham Cemetery gates, latter 19th century - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Tottenham Cemetery

"A large cemetery, which makes up part of an open access area of land and habitat, along with Bruce Castle Park and All Hallows Churchyard."

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Burial Ground, Local History, River Moselle, Tottenham Cemetary, Visible Moselle

"A Briefe Description of the Towne of Tottenham" by William Bedwell - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

William Bedwell

"Bedwell was educated at St John's College, Cambridge. He served the Anglican Church as Rector of St Ethelburga's Bishopsgate and Vicar of All Hallows, Tottenham (known at the time as Tottenham...

All Hallows' Church (previously All Saints), Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Local History, William Bedwell

Broadwater's Farm 1892 - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Broadwater's Farm and Dairy

"Until the opening of the nearby Bruce Grove railway station on 22 July 1872 the area was still extremely rural, despite its proximity to London and the growing suburb of Tottenham. Aside from a...

Broadwater's Farm, Broadwaters, Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Dairy, Farming, Farms, Local History, Railways

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