Month: May 2017

Stamford Brook Streets area

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Stamford Brook Streets is an exciting, local community group set up by the businesses that surround this historic and beautiful part of London. Its aim is to represent the businesses, residents and general local community to the council and other bodies in order to bring about benefits and positive changes within the area. The […]

Stamford Brook History

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”254,255,256″ img_size=”large”][vc_column_text]Stamford Brook was a tributary of the Tideway stretch of the River Thames in West London supplied by three headwaters. Historically used as an irrigation ditch ordyke the network of small watercourses had four lower courses and mouths. The name may be a corruption of ‘stoney ford’ or ‘sandy ford’ by which it was crossed by King Street. Stamford Brook has […]