Hogsmill River Park (also known as Hogsmill Valley, Hogsmill River Path)9366

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Hogsmill River Park is a linear park created in the 1980s that continues the link to other open spaces through the borough along the route of the Hogsmill River, which flows north through New Malden and Berrylands to the Thames just by the Guildhall.

History

Evidence of bronze and iron age settlements have been found by the river, which was called the Hogsmill relatively recently, and was previously known as the Malden River, and in 1439 as the Lurteborne.

Visitor Facilities

The site is mainly accessible, though there is no access to 2 woods or the south end of the site.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is mainly accessible, though there is no access to 2 woods or the south end of the site.

Directions

Rail: Kingston, Malden Manor, Berrylands.
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust