Hertfordshire Genealogy

Guide to Old Hertfordshire


Chipping Barnet

also know as

High Barnet






Barnet Church
Published in the "Barnet" series by Berrill's Bazaar and posted in 1905

The Old Red Lion

Here the coaches used to pull up, the road being the Old North Road before the present Hill was made. In 1667 Samuel Pepys stopped here. The cottages formed an Infant Poor House, at the beginning of the last century.

A Sydbie Series Post Card

Posted December 1905

  A Merry Xmas
High Barnet

G. Smith, photographer, 15 Stroud Green Road, N.

Circa 1905

The seasons greeting is in glitter,

Wood Street, Barnet

No publisher information

Posted by no stamp

Style circa 1904

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Message includes "My Dearest Friend ... This is the top of our street" and signed "May"

Addressed to Mrs Alfred Benge, 1 Station Road, Shortlands, Kent.

  Post card of Wood Street, Barnet, circa 1905
January 2010   Page created
July 2012   PC of Wood Street