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The A12 is a major road in England.
The aberration of light (also referred to as astronomical aberration, stellar aberration, or velocity aberration) is an astronomical phenomenon which produces an apparent motion of celestial objects about their true positions, dependent on the velocity of the observer.
The Central line is a London Underground line that runs through central London, from, Essex, in the north-east to and in the west.
Sir Charles Herbert Bressey, CB, CBE (3 January 1874 – 14 April 1951) was a civil engineer and surveyor who specialised in road design.
Cherry pie is a pie baked with a cherry filling.
Chigwell is a civil parish and town in the Epping Forest district of Essex.
Christ Church is a Church of England church in Wanstead, east London.
Christiaan Huygens (Hugenius; 14 April 1629 – 8 July 1695) was a Dutch physicist, mathematician, astronomer and inventor, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest scientists of all time and a major figure in the scientific revolution.
Clive Burr (8 March 1957 – 12 March 2013) was an English drummer, best known as a member of Iron Maiden from 1979 to 1982.
Colin Ward (14 August 1924 – 11 February 2010) was a British anarchist writer.
In observational astronomy, a double star or visual double is a pair of stars that appear close to each other in the sky as seen from Earth when viewed through an optical telescope.
Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death on 24 March 1603.
Epping Forest is a area of ancient woodland between Epping in the north and Wanstead in the south, straddling the border between Greater London and Essex.
Galmpton is a semi-rural village in Torbay, in the ceremonial county of Devon, England.
C/1680 V1, also called the Great Comet of 1680, Kirch's Comet, and Newton's Comet, has the distinction of being the first comet discovered by telescope.
Greater London is a region of England which forms the administrative boundaries of London, as well as a county for the purposes of the lieutenancies.
The guinea was a coin of approximately one quarter ounce of gold that was minted in Great Britain between 1663 and 1814.
James Bradley FRS (March 1693 – 13 July 1762) was an English astronomer and priest and served as Astronomer Royal from 1742, succeeding Edmond Halley.
James Pound (1669–1724) was an English clergyman and astronomer.
Jessie Wallace (born Karen Jane Wallace; 25 September 1971) is an English actress and model.
Joseph Wilton (16 July 1722 – 25 November 1803) was an English sculptor.
Sir Josiah Child, 1st Baronet,, (c.1630/31 – 22 June 1699) was an English merchant and politician.
Lathyrus nissolia or grass vetchling is a plant species of the genus Lathyrus.
The Lea Valley lines are two commuter lines and two branches in North East London, so named because they run along the Lower Lea Valley of the River Lea.
Leyton is a district of east London and part of the London Borough of Waltham Forest, located north-east of Charing Cross in the United Kingdom.
Leyton and Wanstead is a constituency created in 1997 represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by John Cryer of the Labour Party.
Leytonstone is an area of East London, and part of the London Borough of Waltham Forest.
Leytonstone High Road is a railway station in Leytonstone in the London Borough of Waltham Forest, on the Gospel Oak to Barking Line, down the line from and situated between and.
The London Underground is a metro system in the United Kingdom that serves Greater London and the home counties of Buckinghamshire, Essex and Hertfordshire.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
Liverpool Street station, also known as London Liverpool Street, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in the north-eastern corner of the City of London, in the ward of Bishopsgate.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London Borough of Redbridge is a London borough in East London, England.
Loughton is a town and civil parish in the Epping Forest District of Essex and, for statistical purposes, part of the metropolitan area of London and the Greater London Urban Area.
The M11 link road protest was a major anti-road protest in Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom, in the early to mid-1990s opposing the construction of the "A12 Hackney to M11 link road", also known as the M11 Link Road, which was part of a significant local road scheme to connect traffic from the East Cross Route to the M11, avoiding urban streets.
Manor Park is a residential area in London, forming a part of the London Borough of Newham.
Manorialism was an essential element of feudal society.
Mansion House is the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London.
Mark Howard Stephens CBE (born 7 April 1957) is an English solicitor specialising in media law, intellectual property rights and human rights with the firm Howard Kennedy LLP.
Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the second-smallest planet in the Solar System after Mercury.
Maxwell Raison (7 November 1901 – 26 July 1988) was an English cricketer.
A merchant navy or merchant marine is the fleet of merchant vessels that are registered in a specific country.
The moons of Saturn are numerous and diverse, ranging from tiny moonlets less than 1 kilometer across to the enormous Titan, which is larger than the planet Mercury.
Wanstead and Woodford was a local government district from 1934 to 1965 in southwest Essex, England.
Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.
Our Lady Of Lourdes church is the Catholic parish church of Wanstead, and is part of the Diocese of Brentwood.
The Palace of Versailles (Château de Versailles;, or) was the principal residence of the Kings of France from Louis XIV in 1682 until the beginning of the French Revolution in 1789.
Palladian architecture is a European style of architecture derived from and inspired by the designs of the Venetian architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580).
Paul Hollins is a British radio presenter who can currently be heard on Smooth Radio.
Peter Goddard CBE FRS (born 3 September 1945) is a mathematical physicist who works in string theory and conformal field theory.
Pierre-Simon, marquis de Laplace (23 March 1749 – 5 March 1827) was a French scholar whose work was important to the development of mathematics, statistics, physics and astronomy.
Pigeon pie is a savoury game pie made of pigeon meat and various other ingredients traditional to French cuisine and present in other European cuisines.
Pinner is a village in the London Borough of Harrow in northwest London, England, from Charing Cross.
Primula veris (cowslip, common cowslip, cowslip primrose; syn. Primula officinalis Hill) is a herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the primrose family Primulaceae.
Primula vulgaris, the common primrose is a species of flowering plant in the family Primulaceae, native to western and southern Europe (from the Faroe Islands and Norway south to Portugal, and east to Germany, Ukraine, the Crimea, and the Balkans), northwest Africa (Algeria), and southwest Asia (Turkey east to Iran).
The Province of Pennsylvania, also known as the Pennsylvania Colony, was founded in English North America by William Penn on March 4, 1681 as dictated in a royal charter granted by King Charles II.
Ranunculus acris is a species of flowering plant in the family Ranunculaceae, and is one of the more common buttercups across Europe and temperate Eurasia.
A rector is, in an ecclesiastical sense, a cleric who functions as an administrative leader in some Christian denominations.
Redbridge is a district of Ilford in the London Borough of Redbridge in east London.
Reddam House Berkshire is a co-educational, independent school in Wokingham, in the English county of Berkshire.
Reeves's muntjac (Muntiacus reevesi), also known as Chinese muntjac, is a muntjac species found widely in southeastern China (from Gansu to Yunnan) and Taiwan.
Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 17517 July 1816) was an Irish satirist, a playwright and poet, and long-term owner of the London Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester (24 June 1532 – 4 September 1588) was an English nobleman and the favourite and close friend of Elizabeth I's, from her first year on the throne until his death.
Rodney H Gordon (2 February 1933 – 30 May 2008) was an English architect.
The President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, commonly known as the Royal Society, is a learned society.
Snaresbrook is an area of north-east London, mostly in the London Borough of Redbridge.
Snaresbrook is a London Underground station on the Central line, located in the area of Snaresbrook in North East London.
South Woodford is a suburb of Woodford in North East London situated north-east of Charing Cross.
St George-in-the-East is an Anglican Church dedicated to Saint George and one of six Hawksmoor churches in London, England.
St Mary the Virgin, Wanstead is a Church of England church in Wanstead, east London.
Stellar parallax is the apparent shift of position of any nearby star (or other object) against the background of distant objects.
Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 – 3 May 1845) was an English poet, author and humorist, best known for poems such as "The Bridge of Sighs" and "The Song of the Shirt".
Thomas Erickson "Tom" Watt (born 14 February 1956) is an English actor, writer and broadcaster, who is best known for playing the role of Lofty Holloway in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
A transit of Mercury across the Sun takes place when the planet Mercury passes directly between the Sun and a superior planet, becoming visible against (and hence obscuring a small portion of) the solar disk.
Walthamstow is the largest district of the London Borough of Waltham Forest in north-east London.
Wanstead Flats is the southernmost portion of Epping Forest in eastern London.
Wanstead High School (WHS), formerly Wanstead County High School, is a co-educational, non-denominational, comprehensive secondary school in Wanstead, London, United Kingdom.
Wanstead Hospital was a former NHS hospital situated on Hermon Hill in Snaresbrook, not far from Wanstead in north-east London.
Wanstead House was a mansion built to replace the earlier Wanstead Hall.
Wanstead Manor was a manor, historically in the English county of Essex and now in the London Borough of Redbridge.
Wanstead Park is a municipal park covering an area of about 140 acres (57 hectares), located in Wanstead, in the London Borough of Redbridge, historically within the county of Essex.
Wanstead Roman Villa was a Roman villa on an unknown site in what is now Wanstead Park.
Wanstead is a London Underground station in Wanstead in London, England, on the Hainault loop of the Central line.
Wanstead United Reformed Church is a United Reformed Church place of worship in Wanstead, east London.
William Penn (14 October 1644 – 30 July 1718) was the son of Sir William Penn, and was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker, and founder of the English North American colony the Province of Pennsylvania.
Wokingham is an historic market town in Berkshire, England, west of London, southeast of Reading, north of Camberley and west of Bracknell.
Wood Street is a London Overground station on the Chingford branch of the Lea Valley lines, located in Upper Walthamstow in the London Borough of Waltham Forest, east London.