Plumstead Common is open land high up the hills overlooking the Thames, and has a very odd and very deep valley running through one side of it. How has a short, deep, valley ended up here on top of a hill?
This riverside park features a tall man made mound surrounded by a cluster of barrows offering views across south-east London.
The rail connection between the national rail network and the Crossrail tunnels has been successfully completed, linking east to west through Central London for the first time.
While most of the focus on Crossrail is north of the river, the railway will have an important spur down towards South-East London, and this weekend was a chance to see the station box being built at Woolwich. The original…