Lost Houses: Stapleton Hall, Stroud Green

…For more detail of the history of Stapleton Hall and its ownership see John’s article in HHS Bulletin 51 (2010) which can be purchased through this website. Image credits John Hinshelwood

Hornsey Wood House – Postponed

…About John Hinshelwood John Hinshelwood is a longstanding member of the HHS and was the society’s Curator and Archivist from 1998-2005.  He gained an MA in Metropolitan and Regional History…

A Brief History of Stroud Green

…to its population. Their design and historical associations make them a special feature of the conservation area. Further reading: John Hinshelwood, Stroud Green A history and five walks, Hornsey Historical…

St Mary’s Tower Memorial Boards

…panels are found In March 2002 HHS Archivist John Hinshelwood found a message on the answer phone in the Old Schoolhouse about the discovery of four oak memorial panels. He…

A Brief History of Hornsey Village

…& John Hinshelwood, A Vision of Middlesex The North Middlesex Photographic Society’s Survey & Record of Middlesex, Hornsey Historical Society, 2011, 76 – 85 Janet Owen, John Farrer The Man…

Stroud Green – A History and Five Walks

By John Hinshelwood Stroud Green – A History and Five Walks is in a new format. The book describes the growth and development of Stroud Green from a wet and…

A Brief History of Harringay

…reading John Hinshelwood & Stephen Rigg, Harringay A Century of Change, HarringayTraders’ Association, 2015 John Hinshelwood, How Harringay Happened, Harringay Food Festival Committee, 2011 Steven Denford, Hornsey Past, Historical Publications,…

John Farrer – The Man Who Changed Hornsey

…HHS in 1981 and is currently HHS Publications Manager and a member of the General Committee. Janet has written several HHS Bulletin articles and two books, one with John Hinshelwood….

A Vision of Middlesex

By Janet Owen and John Hinshelwood A Vision of Middlesex was published to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Hornsey Historical Society. The book presents a selection of over one…