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Eltham, Mottingham, New Eltham SE9
Royal Borough of Greenwich

What to see and do in and around Eltham, New Eltham and Mottingham, London SE9

The Tarn, Court Road SE9

The Tarn

The Tarn at the bottom of Court Road for a pleasant walk around the lake, see ducks, canada geese, herons, squirrels. Look at the Ice Well, which used to store the ice from the pond and used for refrigeration by the owners of Eltham Lodge, now the Royal Blackheath Golf Club House.

It is a bird sanctuary and has a Friends Group who help Royal Greenwich manage and maintain the area.

A short walk up the road and into Crossmead will take you to Fairy Hill Park.

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Books & Things on SE9

Photo Jigsaw Puzzle of Map of Deptford, Greenwich, Woolwich, Blackheath and Eltham

by Media Storehouse


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Eltham Palace

by John Priestly


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Eltham: a Pictorial History

by John Kennett


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Print of Eltham Palace

by Historic England


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