22 January 2012

These Electric Avenues: Penge - Living on the edge...

Penge has always been defined by dislocation and what surrounds it... 


The name itself is an anomaly in London, being one of the few Celtic place names that has survived to the present day with its earliest recorded use in a Saxon deed from 957 which mentions 'Penceat', a word derived from two other Celtic words; 'Pen' meaning 'edge' and 'ceat' meaning wood.


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