Abney Park  Middlesex


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Abney Park like this:

ABNEY-PARK, a suburb of London, 3½ miles N of St. Paul's. It has a post office under Stoke-Newington, London N. A mansion on its site was the seat of Sir Thomas Abney and the residence of Dr. Watts; and a cemetery now here has a chapel in the centre, and contains a monument to Dr. Watts.

The location is that of Abney Park cemetery. Additional information about this locality is available for Stoke Newington

Abney Park through time

Abney Park is now part of Hackney district. Click here for graphs and data of how Hackney has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Abney Park itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Abney Park, in Hackney and Middlesex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 08th August 2022

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