Montesoles Recreation Ground and Grim's Dyke (also known as Montesoles Playing Field)7940

London, Greater London, England

Brief Description

A wooded area to the north contains a section of the ancient Grim's Dyke as well as remains of 19th-century chalk pits. Chalk extraction took place in Pinner from medieval times.

History

Named after E B Montesole, a Councillor and resident of Pinner, Montesoles Playing Field or Recreation Ground is on land acquired by the local Council for recreational use in 1935.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from 7.30am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from 7.30am - dusk.

Directions

Tube: Pinner (Metropolitan) then bus. Bus: H12, H13
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust