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WATERWAYS SOUND MAP: NEW RIVER

New River Turkey Brook. Location: North of the London Loop path, near Turkey Street, north London. Description: Water splashes from a drain into the Turkey Brook where it runs in a channel by the New River. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Maidens Bridge. Location: Near Maiden's Bridge, west of Turkey Street, north London. Description: Sound of part of the New River rushing along a covered culvert, recorded above an opening set in the ground. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Hoe Lane. Location: By Hoe Lane, near Forty Hill, north London. Description: Magpies chatter in trees close by, indistinct voices of passersby on Hoe Lane, traffic, airplane drone towards end. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Enfield Town Park. Location: West side of Town Park, Enfield, north London. Description: Voices of people leaving Town Park, hum of fairground ride generators, distant traffic. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Winchmore Hill. Location: By the Paulin cricket ground, Winchmore Hill, north London. Description: Distant traffic, faint birdsong, voices of cricketers in the Paulin ground, the batsman hits a ball. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Palmers Green. Location: Immediately north of Oakthorpe Road, Palmers Green, north London. Description: Traffic, children play outside a small mosque, birdsong, airplane drone, in a back garden a mastiff begins barking. Date: 3 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Hornsey Depot. Location: On the New River path by Hornsey train depot, north London. Description: Distant traffic, faint sound of the breeze stirring leaves on trees, a train passes and sounds its horn. Date: 27 August 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Harringay Ladder. Location: Duckett Road, Harringay, north London. Description: Quiet ambience in a residential street with traffic passing along Wightman Road to the west, faint birdsong. Date: 27 August 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River Seven Sisters Bridge. Location: By Seven Sisters Bridge near junction with Amhurst Road, Stamford Hill, north London. Description: Loud traffic from Amhurst Road and Seven Sisters Road, deep noise of water churning and bubbling in a covered culvert feeding into the New River. Date: 27 August 2011. Duration: 1:00.

New River West Reservoir. Location: By West Reservoir, Manor House, north London. Description: Cries of gulls and ducks on the West Reservoir, distant traffic, faint airplane drone, the wind stirs nearby foliage. Date: 29 December 2011. Duration: 1:00.

That concludes the list of recordings for the New River.

OTHER WATERWAYS SOUND MAP RIVERS AND CANALS

Rivers Beam and Rom. Beverley Brook. River Brent. Grand Union Canal. River Hogsmill. River Lea. Pymme's Brook. Rivers Quaggy and Pool. River Ravensbourne. Regent's Canal. River Roding. Silk Stream and Dollis Brook. River Wandle.

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