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Finchley District Council purchased Cherry Tree Wood in July 1915 for £3050 from the Ecclesiastical Commissioners for England. There was opposition to the purchase. One person desribed the Wood as “… a more unsuitable piece of land for a recreation ground cannot easily be found near Finchley.” It is “..virtually a clay heap.”


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