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A Quick Overview of Oakleigh Park
Oakleigh Park is a loosely defined area in the north of the London Borough of Barnet. It adjoins Whetstone, and is often regarded either as part of that or of East Barnet. However it has its own identity and its own railway station. The principal road is Oakleigh Road North.
- Turnings off this road include Oakleigh Park North, Oakleigh Avenue and Oakleigh Park South.
- There is also a small shopping parade on Netherlands Road just to the north of the railway station.
- The name is a relatively modern invention, the station being called that when it opened in 1873.