Around Ruislip: People and Places (BOK)

Eileen M. Bowlt

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"Around Ruislip People and Places" illuminates many fascinating aspects of Ruislip, Northwood, Eastcote, Harefield and Ickenham in years gone by. The anecdotes range from medieval times when Ruislip boasted a small castle and numerous mysterious moats were scattered along the valleys of the River Pinn and Yeading Brook, to a First World War munitions factory, a Cold War American airbase, and pioneering medical research at Mount Vernon, Northwood, in the twentieth century. Characters from the area's history, both well known and long forgotten are brought back to life, while the stories behind individual streets and buildings are also explored. Eileen Bowlt's new book will be essential reading from anyone interested in the history of this part of Middlesex.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2007 Forfatter Eileen M. Bowlt
The History Press
ISBN 9780750947961
Antall sider 160 Dimensjoner 17,2cm x 24,8cm x 1,7cm
Vekt 398 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Places & peoples: general & pictorial works

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