Tooting sentence example
In these days he lived at Tooting, and was instrumental in forming a dissenting congregation there.
Wandsworth is the largest in area of the metropolitan boroughs, including the districts of Putney by the river, part of Clapham in the north-east, Streatham in the south-east, Balham and Upper and Lower Tooting in the centre and south.
Other public grounds are parts of Wandsworth Common (193 acres) and Clapham Common, both extending into Battersea, Tooting Bec (147 acres) and Streatham Common (66 acres), and Wandsworth Park bordering the Thames.
Among the institutions of Wandsworth are the Royal Hospital for Incurables, Putney; the Fountain and the Grove fever hospitals, Lower Tooting; the Clapham School of Art, Wandsworth Technical Institute; the Roman Catholic Training College for Women, West Hill; and Wandsworth Prison, Heathfield Road.
According to Domesday, Streatham included several manors, two of which, Tooting and Balham (to follow the modern nomenclature), belonged to the abbot of St Mary de Bec in Normandy.Advertisement
One of several public grounds in the neighbourhood of Streatham is called Tooting Bec Common.
We much tooting of horns, raising of flags and waving, the two ship passed by.
The still unoccupied Tooting Bec premises were used to provide temporary accommodation for Colney Hatch patients.
Chapter 8 1 Set the tooting fakement to thy screech.
However, the reason I posed those questions, was to point out that CO is tooting thier own horn.Advertisement
We had a great morning with loads of support from waving and tooting drivers going past the college.
You may not be as good at tooting your own horn as others who know and love you!
Piers Morgan landed his first newspaper job with the Surrey and South London Newspaper as a reporter for the South London News and the Streatham and Tooting News.
The Board has asylums for the insane at Tooting Bec (Wandsworth), Ealing (for children); King's Langley, Hertfordshire; Caterham, Surrey; and Darenth, Kent.