Markfield Park

Markfield House - Copyright: Bruce Castle Museum (Haringey Culture, Libraries and Learning)

Markfield House

"Markfield House was built in 1798 when Tottenham was a fashionable rural village conveniently close to London. The occupant of Markfield House was William Hobson..."

Hobson Family, John Constable, Local History, Markfield House, Markfield Park

Kite labyrinth in Lordship Rec

Friends of Haringey Parks Forum

"Haringey Friends of Parks Forum is the independent and very successful umbrella organisation and network for the 30 local Friends groups of Haringey residents who are active in ‘taking ownership...

Friends of Parks in Haringey, Friends of Priory Park, Lordship Rec, Markfield Park, Priory Park

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 bend in the River Moselle - Courtesy Theo Thomas, Thames21

Rivers, Right Angles and Wrong Connections

The River Moselle takes a zigzag course through Haringey, as if trying to escape our attempts to control it.

The straight lines and right turns of its route from Queen’s Wood to Markfield...

Clean Water, Concrete, Culvert, Ecology, Eels, Factories, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Lordship Rec, Lost Rivers, Markfield Park, Pollution, Queen's Wood, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames, Sewage Fungus, Stickleback, Tottenham Cemetary, Urban Development, Waste Water

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