What Future for Haringey?

…and South Ribble and was eventually a MEP. The planning officers present are George Simpson, Norman Searle and David Lewis. David Frith Image credits River Park House – Janet Owen….

Anthony Salvin

…were Industrial Schools originally and the buildings still exist. David Frith, HHS Conservation Officer Editor’s note David’s new book, The Hornsey Enclosure Act 1813, is about to be published by HHS….

The Rookfield Estate

Muswell Hill’s Garden Suburb By David Frith This book traces the early history of the Rookfield Estate from when the site was first enclosed from Muswell Hill Common to its…

The Collins Family

An article by David Frith Wherever you are in Crouch End or Muswell Hill you are never more than a short distance from a house or building built by the…

The Early History of Muswell Hill Library

…has been updated by David Frith. Postscript In 1938 the children’s library on the first floor was adorned by one of the earliest murals in a public library, painted by…

Muswell Hill Library Submission

…It was by written by  HHS Conservation Officer, David Frith. Submission The Muswell Hill Library is a splendid building erected in 1931. It is statutorily listed Grade II as a…

Lost Houses: Brick Place

David Frith’s book, The Hornsey Enclosure Act 1813, is a new HHS publication, and the moat can clearly be seen on the map on the front cover! Hornsey Enclosure Map,…

The Hornsey Enclosure Act 1813

By David Frith This fascinating and well researched book examines the detailed provisions of the Hornsey Enclosure Act of 1813 and their effect on the subsequent development of the ancient…

The 2018 HHS Bulletin

…shorter pieces. In ‘Muswell Hill Cottages’, David Frith (with Peter Barber) briefly describes a little group of 19th century parish cottages, early social housing, demolished in 1899. In ‘Ann’s Memories…

The 2019 HHS BULLETIN

…800 people died in consequence of it. Shorter Articles Among the shorter articles David Frith details the completion of the parade of shops on Muswell Hill Broadway. David Winskill contributes…