The word ‘sylvan’  has given a lot to mankind - not just a pub in Forest Hill but also Sylvanian Families.
 from Silvānus, the Roman god of the woods
I’ll admit that I assumed the families came from a place called Sylvania and wondered where that was.
There’s a Sylvan Hill off of Church Road in Crystal Palace if that’s any help.
I think I know it. Is it this one?
If you’ve ever come across Forest Fr1ends on twitter, then that innocent picture is really not the same anymore.
I thought it was Because david Sylvian from the band Japan grew up round here and worked part time as a post boy there.