The field is generally known as Dr. Joad's Hockey Pitch.
Dr. C.E.M. Joad (1891-
He moved to East Heath Road in 1921.
He is buried at St.John-
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The "Demesne" boundary crosses the upper area of the field although, of course, it is not now visible. A Demesne boundary separated the Norman Lord of The Manor's personal estate from that which he allowed peasants to farm.