Tracing of the 1815 Enclosure Map

 


Tracing from the 1815 Enclosure Map of Hornsey showing
part of the Woodlands Estate west of Muswell Hill Road.

 

Two brothers, Frederick aid Rudolph Lehmann, sons of a miniature painter from Hamburg, had come to Edinburgh where they married the two daughters of Robert Chambers, the publisher and founder of Chamber's Journal and Chamber's Encyclopedia. It was a highly talented family, producing creative musicians, writers acid actors. Rudolph had two daughters, one of whom was Liza Lehmann, the composer and singer. Frederick and his wife were talented musicians, he playing the violin and she the piano.

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London Metropolitan Archive (This is a huge parchment map, very noisy to handle in a quiet reading room).

Haringey Archives, Bruce Castle.

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