Alan Cornish, for several decades a leading campaigner for Wanstead Park, died on 14 February 2018, aged 78.
THE LAKE SYSTEM OF WANSTEAD PARK & THE MYSTERY OF THE HERONRY POND James Berry B Sc (Geog) Alan Cornish M Sc (Tpt) In this report, originally published in March 1978, the authors explain discuss the history of the lake system in the park and explain why the water levels are still prone to wide … Continue reading A report on the lake system of Wanstead Park
Rarely can the detailed history of one place be chronicled over so many centuries as that of Wanstead Park. This outline of a fascinating story was originally the work of Alan Cornish M.Sc., former Chairman of the Friends of Wanstead Parklands. It was first published in 1982 by the Friends under the title ‘Wanstead Park … Continue reading Wanstead Park – a Chronicle