Journey through Winchmore Hill
Past and Present

As the book has now SOLD OUT, please come back soon for lots of information about the images used and how the book was put together. Thank-you for your support.

The N21 Festival Historical exhibition team have produced a hard-back book based on the display at the N21 Festival in June 2012.


The Book

The book is hard backed, with over 160 glossy quality pages including historical pictures of the area as well as a corresponding image taken in modern-day Winchmore Hill from the same viewpoint. Also included in the book is the full text of Henrietta Cresswells Winchmore Hill : Memories of a Lost Village book, a pictorial map of the area at the time and two ribbon bookmarks so you can refer to passages of the text from the photographs and vice-versa.


This is a unique book with a limited edition print run of only 200 copies and priced at £20.00.

Listen and Watch a video we made to try to promote the book.

The images in the book include

• A view across The Green on Fancy Fair day
• An aerial view of Winchmore Hill on Fancy Fair day
• The Dog and Duck Pub
• The Salisbury Arms Pub
• Hoppers Road
• The Green
• The Kings Head Pub
• The Green Dragon Pub
• The Old Bakery
• Udalls
• Shops on the Green
• The Queens Head
• Winchmore Hill woods
• Grovelands
• Roseville
• Milton Lodge
• Uplands
• Beaumont Lodge
• Thomas Hood House
• Rowantree and Woodside House
• Stone Hall
• The village school, Church Hill
• St Pauls old school
• St Pauls Church
• The Friends Meeting House
• Eversley Park Road
• Vicarsmoor Lane
• Wades Hill
• Green Lanes
• Church Hill
• Compton Road
• The Orange Tree Pub and Highfield Road
• Fords Grove
• The Railway
• Winchmore Hill Station

Where to buy the book

The book has SOLD OUT, please do not send any futher orders. Thank-you to everyone that came to the book launch and to the St Nicholas Fair on 8th December 2012. The fastest selling book in N21, 200 copies in 5 Days  !

The book is available from the book launch on Tuesday 4th December 2012 at 7pm in The Queens Head, by post from and at the St Nicholas Fair on Winchmore Hill Green on Saturday 8th December 2012.

To order, email us on , telephone on 020 8882 8484 or write to us at, 47 The Chine, London N21 2EE. Delivery in N21 is free. If you would like the book to be sent to anywhere in mainland UK , please add £5.00 for Postage and Packing. All other destinations, POA. 

To download an order form click here

When the books have been sold we will be providing some background information to the images chosen, their location and source. Please return to the " Past and Present " website then.