London Occasionals #3
OK, so this is a tougher one. Where is 'The People's Gospel Mission Hall'? It's north London, but I'm not giving away more than that.
I'm not sure whether it's still is use. The building is certainly cared for. There's no notice of services, so I guess the hall has been put to some other purpose.
Here's another view of the hall, and below I've taken a photo of the foundation stone, the lettering almost entirely obscured by layers of paint.
I make it out to read:
'THIS STONE LAID BY
FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT
OF THE PEOPLE'S GOSPEL
MISSION IN 1886 ...'
Come on! Some more clues!
Well, I posted this on Facebook as well - and no one has got it there. To respond to Facebook comments, it isn't on Hargrave Road or Bickerton Road (both off Junction Road) nor is it (quite) on a side street between Archway and Highgate.
Winscombe Street N19
Very nearly right first time! I've passed this on walks from Highgate and down through the cemetary... I just couldn't place it without the clue.
Absolutely right, Ruth!
You mention in the comments that you read about the People Gospel Mission Hall in a book about local history. Please can you tell me which book, I am researching this building for a preservation project.
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