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Kentish Town


Sunday 19th November
11am lasts about two hours
£10 (concessions £8)
Book by emailing Ken at oldmapguy@gmail.com
you will be notified of meeting place on booking
Latest bookings 9am morning of the tour

Walk with old maps exploring this ancient village on the Fleet. From the Aged Governesses’ Asylum to the biggest false teeth factory in the world. Alongside the Casual Ward we find the platform where they weighed the rocks you had been breaking all day to earn a bed for the night. In a most unlikely corner we find a building beneath which lies the field where Farmer Holmes realised there was more money to be made growing bricks than crops.

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