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

Rear view across the field of a group of farm buildings belonging to Clay Hill Farm in Devonshire Hill, Tottenham - Copyright: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Clay Hill and the New River

"This section of the abandoned New River remained in water when Samuel arrived at River House. His elder children recall watching the wildlife attracted by the river and children brought into the...

Ceramics, Clay, Farming, Farms, Local History, New River, Tributary, White Hart Lane