Category: Henbury

Mystery of the Shattered Bricks

Something did considerable damage to one end of the Henbury Garden wall this past Sunday.  The missing bricks are at about head height, which makes the method of removal a real mystery. The footpath is not wide enough for a…

Henburys History

We’ve been hearing recently from Dave Ludlow in relation to his ancestors who lived at the Henburys. Dave has sent us a copy of an obituary for George Frederick Lyndon, including a transcription. Mr. Lyndon was both accomplished and a…

Historic Landscape Survey

In 2007, historian Phillada Ballard was commissioned to research and write a history of the Highbury landscape, with an eye toward a restoration bid. Her research came up with several important findings, such as the uniquely intact connection between house…