Traditional Craft Workshop: Quilting, Quakers and the Moselle at Bruce Castle

Wednesday, 7 August 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Due to a couple of participants who are no longer able to take their place, there are now some places available for this lovely, free workshop. If anyone is interested, please let us know as soon...

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Crafts, Events, Maps, Quilting, Workshops

Fabric-Painting and Quilting Workshop @ Hornsey Girls School

Fabric-Painting and Quilting Workshop @ Hornsey School for Girls

Monday, 15 July 2013 (All day) to Tuesday, 23 July 2013 (All day)

Five-day residency @ Hornsey School for Girls, (25 year 7 students) exploring painting fabrics and cotton Lotka paper as a medium for map-making and quilt-designing.

A prolific amount of...

Crafts, Events, Fabric-Painting, Hornsey, Hornsey School for Girls, Maps, Quilting, Schools, Workshops

Duckett's Manor (the future Noel Park) and the nearby village of Wood Green in 1619 - Source: Tottenham Parish Plan 1619 (by Thomas Clay)

Noel Park

"Noel Park in London, England, is a late-19th early 20th-century planned community consisting of 2,200 model dwellings, designed by Rowland Plumbe. It was developed in open countryside to the...

Hornsey, Local History, Maps, Noel Park

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

The Edmonton Hundred area as shown in the Domesday Book in 1086 - map from 1820 - Courtesy of Enfield Local Studies and Archives Centre

Edmonton Hundred Historical Society

"The Edmonton Hundred Historical Society is a local history society representing the Edmonton Hundred area of what was Middlesex and is now North London. The area covered by The Society is shown...

Bruce Castle Museum & Haringey Archive Service, Edmonton, Historical Societies, Local History, Maps, Markfield Park, Tottenham, Tottenham Mills, Wood Green

The Moselle valley, 1619

The Moselle Valley Showing 'Broade Waters' - 1619

Broadwater Farm: detail of the 1619 map of the Parish of Tottenham, Middlesex (now in the London Borough of Haringey), dated 1619.
The Source is: Tottenham Parish Plan 1619
The author...

Broadwater Farm Estate, Broadwater's Farm, Local History, Maps, River Moselle Valley