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 marshy wasteland in mediaeval times to the present-day cosmopolitan suburb.
The five walks allow exploration of various aspects of the history of the area. The 96-page book includes 36 local views and eight maps.
Paperback: 96 pages
Publisher: HHS (2011)
RRP: £7.50 + p&p
We aim to send out all items within 5-7 days but as a small Society run entirely by volunteers turnaround times may sometimes vary.
About the author
John Hinshelwood lives in Harringay and was HHS Curator & Archivist, 1998-2005. John is a frequent contributor to the HHS Bulletin and spends his time researching and writing on aspects of local history. He is the author of several books. For a number of years he was Secretary of the London and Middlesex Archaeological Society (LAMAS) local history committee. As a long-standing member of Hornsey Historical Society, John also runs regular local history surgeries at the Old Schoolhouse.