Britain from Above

The majority of workers employed by the Harris Lebus furniture factory in Tottenham Hale (Finsbury Works) lived in the surrounding areas of Tottenham and Walthamstow. Below is a collection of aerial photographs detailing the local streets. Please click on the thumbnails to access high resolution images.

Further images can be located at the fascinating Britain from Above website.

The Harris Lebus Cabinet Works and environs, Tottenham Hale, from the north-west, 1933.

The Harris Lebus Cabinet Works and environs, Tottenham Hale, from the north-west, 1933

Harris Lebus Cabinet Works, Tottenham Hale, 1921

Harris Lebus Cabinet Works, Tottenham Hale, 1921

The Tottenham Wharf and Storage Co Ltd premises on Ferry Lane, Tottenham Hale, 1938.

The Tottenham Wharf and Storage Co Ltd premises on Ferry Lane, Tottenham Hale, 1938

The High Road and environs, Tottenham, 1938.

The High Road and environs, Tottenham, 1938


Bedford Road and environs, Tottenham, from the south, 1938.

Bedford Road and environs, Tottenham, from the south, 1938


The White Hart Lane Estate, Tower Gardens, 1935

The White Hart Lane Estate, Tower Gardens, 1935

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, White Hart Lane Ground, Tottenham, 1923

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, White Hart Lane Ground, Tottenham, 1923

The High Road and environs, Wood Green, 1938

The High Road and environs, Wood Green, 1938

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