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DAYTIME SOUNDMAP RECORDINGS

Sound recordings featuring Enfield Lock and Turkey Street

Enfield traffic 1987. Location: Hertford Road, Enfield Wash Description: Loud traffic close by, an indistinct rustling sound. Duration: 0:54. Recorded by: Richard Beard. Recording date: 22 May 1987. Time of day: 8.34pm.

River Lea Enfield Lock. Location: Enfield Lock, north London. Description: Loud rushing of water pouring through a gap in the lock gates, thumping noises as two cars in succession drive over a metal plate in the road, cooing of pigeons. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 6 January 2012. Time of day: 3.45pm.

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. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 3 September 2011. Time of day: 7.25pm.

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. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 3 September 2011. Time of day: 7.15pm.

TQ 3627 9963. Location: A small field and recreation ground abutting Painters Lane footpath, a few score yards south of Mollison Avenue. Description: Against a backdrop of traffic noise from Mollison Avenue dual carriageway, a group of boys play football and lark about in the field. A girl hurries past and exclaims something in what may be an East European language. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 21 April 2009. Time of day: 3.30pm.

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