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WATERWAYS SOUND MAP: RIVER RAVENSBOURNE

Ravensbourne Keston. Location: Barnet Wood, Keston. Description: Loud cooing of a wood pigeon close by, other birdsong, distant traffic. Date: 26 February 2012. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Bromley Common. Location: South of Scrogginhall Wood, Bromley Common. Description: A tiny stream joins the Ravensbourne near a private fishing lake, birdsong, very faint music. Date: 24 February 2012. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Streamside Close. Location: Streamside Close off Sandford Road, south Bromley. Description: A residential cul-de-sac with birdsong, distant traffic and siren, children's and adults' voices heard faintly. Date: 26 February 2012. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Shortlands. Location: Queensmead recreation ground, Shortlands, Bromley. Description: Trickling of the Ravensbourne, sounds of footballs being kicked, distant voices and laughter, faint birdsong, background traffic. Date: 24 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Beckenham Palace Park. Location: Near the Midland Bank sports ground, Beckenham Palace Park. Description: Faint sound of the Ravensbourne, loud contact calls from ring-necked parakeets, other birdsong, distant traffic. Date: 24 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

The Wandle by St Johns Drive. Location: On a footbridge over the Wandle, with St John's Drive to the east. Description: Distant traffic and aeroplane drone, faint noises from the flats on St John's Drive, birdsong close by, gurgling of water. Date: 15 May 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Pool Linear Park. Location: At the confluence of the rivers Pool and Ravensbourne, River Pool Linear Park, Catford. Description: A train passes swiftly nearby, trickling of the rivers Pool and Ravensbourne, distant traffic, faint birdsong. Date: 23 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Catford South. Location: By Wickes DIY store off Catford Road, southeast London. Description: Trickling of the Ravensbourne as a culvert takes it underground, a van revs its engine nearby, hum and drone of industrial machinery. Date: 14 September 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Catford. Location: Under the railway bridge in Westdown Street, near Catford station, south-east London. Description: Sound of the Ravensbourne river rushing beneath an iron cover set in the road surface. Footsteps nearby, and aeroplane drone in the background. A high-speed southbound train approaches towards the end. Date: 15 October 2009. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Elverson Road. Location: Near Armour Way and Elverson Road DLR station, Lewisham. Description: Faint trickling of the Ravensbourne, clattering of wheels as a DLR train approaches and stops at Elverson Road station, faint voices, distant traffic. Date: 23 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Deptford Bridge. Location: By Deptford Broadway underneath Deptford Bridge DLR station. Description: Loud sound of traffic passing with individual vehicle engines prominent, airplane drone, grinding of wheels of a DLR train as it approaches Deptford Bridge station. Date: 23 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Ravensbourne Deptford Creek. Location: Green Quay, Deptford Creek, south-east London. Description: Cries of gulls or terns, sound of a boat's engine on the Thames, faint footsteps and voices of passersby, a road-sweeping machine passes on the opposite side of Deptford Creek. Date: 23 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

That concludes the list of recordings for the river Ravensbourne.

OTHER WATERWAYS SOUND MAP RIVERS AND CANALS

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

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