The River Lea


Men at Work


This page is a temporary and incomplete collection of references to the River Lea and when time allows the information will be restructured into a proper information page.

Wardown Park, Luton, Bedfordshire - post card by Photochrom  

Wardown Park, Luton

(showing River Lea)

Photochrome  55293

Posted 1928


The River Lea is the only river with a source north of the Chiltern Hills which flows south through Hertfordshire.

Early postcard of the ford on the River Lea at Water End, Sandridge/Wheathampstead [More pictures]

Book: The Book of the River Lea

The Lock, Hertford


The River Lea at Ware, Hertfordshire, post card in Wolsey Series

The River Lea, Ware

The Wolsey Series No 74 - posted 1912



for more views of the

River Lea at Ware


The River Lea at Rye House, near Hoddesdon (circa 1910?)

See Bargebuilders in 1881.


March 2010   Added Electric Works post card
April 2015   Luton Postcard