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Dreaming of spring, laughing children and boats

The boating pond in Broomfield Park lay drained of water at the weekend, exposing its concrete bottom. The lake was created at the instigation of  Thomas Melville of Old Park House, who served on Southgate Urban District Council for many years and was its chair during the war. It was known for some while locally as Loch Melville.



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