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Evesham Road N11 December. Location: Halfway along Evesham Road, north London. Description: Airplane drone, a car engine idles close by before moving off, another car approaches and comes to a stop, car doors slam, faint sounds of desultory activity close by, another car drives past. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 15 December 2015. Time of day: 12.25pm.

Maidstone Road N11 December. Location: Middle of Maidstone Road west of the tube line, north London. Description: Birdsong nearby, a van revs up and drives past, traffic in mid-distance, a metallic scraping heard briefly, a trundling sound from a wheeled bin. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 15 December 2015. Time of day: 12.20pm.

Tewkesbury Terrace N11 December. Location: On the green space at the east end of Tewkesbury Terrace, north London. Description: Loud constant traffic on Bounds Green Road nearby, occasional squeal of brakes, brief airplane drone. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 15 Decemver 2015. Time of day: 12.10pm.

Warwick Road N11 February. Location: Warwick Road near junction with Wakefield Road, north London. Description: Airplane drone, distant traffic, a small child's voice, vehicles passing along Warwick Road. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 12 February 2015. Time of day: 1.15pm.

Maidstone Road N11 February. Location: West end of Maidstone Road, north London. Description: Birdsong, distant traffic, a car drives past close by, slamming of a car door, a dog barks in the mid-distance, a tube train passes by to the west. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 12 February 2015. Time of day: 1.05pm.

Elvendon Road N13 February. Location: Elvendon Road near junction with Brownlow Road, north London. Description: Constant passing traffic, voice of a man walking by on the other side of the road, footsteps. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 12 February 2015. Time of day: 1.25pm.

Warwick Road N11 May. Location: Warwick Road near junction with Wakefield Road, Bowes Park, north London. Description: Birdsong, occasional traffic, aircraft drone, a man coughs some distance away. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 1 May 2013. Time of day: 2.20pm.

Shrewsbury Road N11 May. Location: Shrewsbury Road, Bowes Park, north London. Description: Residential street with faint craft drone, birdsong, a car pulls away, car doors slam in the street, a constant machine tone in the distance. Duration: 2:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 1 May 2013. Time of day: 2.10pm.

Pymmes Brook Brunswick Park. Location: Middle of Brunswick Park, north London. Description: Faint sound of Pymme's Brook, birdsong, a crow caws, a man's voice in the mid-distance, distant traffic, airplane drone. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 23 December 2011. Time of day: 2.50pm.

TQ 2835 9205. Location: OS reference 2835 9205. Highgrove Close, around 150 feet south of the grid point, which falls inside the Princes Park Manor gated housing development. Description: Sustained aircraft drone, a door slams, a scooter sputters past, some wind noise, background otherwise quiet. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 20 March 2009. Time of day: 3.40pm.

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