River Moselle

Glass eel, juvenile European eel

European Eel

"European eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a long and complex life cycle. They are a migratory, catadromous fish, feeding and growing in fresh water but returning to the sea to spawn. Their spawning...

Ecology, Eels, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames

Small eel with eel researcher

Eel Research in the Thames and its Tributaries

"ZSL is monitoring eel migrations in the Thames and its tributaries as a result of the decline in the number of European eels returning to the UK.

"Eel Monitoring 2The European eel (...

Ecology, Eels, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames, Tributary

Stickleback drawing

Three-Spined Stickleback - Young People’s Trust for the Environment

"Three-spined stickleback: Gasterosteus aculeatus

"Distribution: there are eight species of stickleback throughout the Northern Hemisphere. The three- spined and ten-spined may be found in...

Ecology, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames, Science, Stickleback

Moselle Villa 1965 - Tottenham - Copyright: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Moselle Villa, Tottenham

The Moselle Villa (picture taken in 1965) is situated in White Hart Lane and named after the local River Moselle.

Local History, River Moselle, Tottenham, Watery Building Names

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Lordship Lane Tottenham - 1893 - looking west towards Wood Green - the Moselle river runs under the white bridge

Moselle River Historical Report by Ray Swain

"Which issueth out of Moswell Hill in Hornsey parish and therefore we will call it Mosa, or if you please Mosella. This rivulet falling from the hill passing in between Hornsey and Tottenham Wood...

Local History, River Moselle, Rural Landscape, William Bedwell

The course of the River Moselle on an old map - Courtesy: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Moselle River History on Lordship Rec Website

"From an account by Bedwell in 1613, in writing of springs, says ‘The second is called Moswell, which ariseth out of the bottom of a cellar of a fayre house situated upon the side of a high hill,...

Local History, Lordship Rec, Maps, River Moselle, Tottenham, William Bedwell

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