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VIEW THE QUEEN'S PARK AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE QUEEN'S PARK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE QUEEN'S PARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE QUEEN'S PARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE QUEEN'S PARK AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Queen's Park

Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.

The north of Queen's Park formed part of the parish of Willesden and the southern section formed an exclave of the parish of Chelsea, both in the Ossulstone hundred of Middlesex. In 1889 the area of the Metropolitan Board of Works that included the southern section of Queen's Park was transferred from Middlesex to the County of London, and in 1900 the anomaly of being administered from Chelsea was removed when the exclave was united with the parish of Paddington. In 1965 both parts of Queen's Park became part of Greater London: the northern section - Queen's Park 'proper' formed part of Brent and the southern section - the Queen's Park Estate - joined the City of Westminster.

Queen's Park, like much of Kilburn, was developed by Solomon Barnett. The two-storey terraced houses east of the park, built between 1895 and 1900, typically have clean, classical lines. Those west of the park, built 1900–05, tend to be more Gothic in style. Barnett's wife was from the West Country, and many of the roads he developed are named either for places she knew (e.g. Torbay, Tiverton, Honiton) or for popular poets of the time (e.g. Tennyson). The first occupants of the area in late Victorian times were typically lower middle class, such as clerks and teachers. Queen's Park is both demographically and architecturally diverse. The streets around the park at the heart of Queens Park are a conservation area.

There is hardly any social housing in the streets around Queens Park itself, and the area was zoned as not suitable for social housing in the 1970s and 1980s as even then house prices were above average for the borough of Brent, which made them unaffordable for local Housing Associations. The main shopping streets of Salusbury Road and Chamberlayne Road have fewer convenience stores and more high-value shops and restaurants. Local schools – some of which struggled to attract the children of wealthier local families in the past – are now over-subscribed. House prices have risen accordingly.

Queen's Park station was first opened by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR) on 2 June 1879 on the main line from London to Birmingham.

Services on the Bakerloo line were extended from Kilburn Park to Queen's Park on 11 February 1915. On 10 May 1915 Bakerloo services began to operate north of Queen's Park as far as Willesden Junction over the recently built Watford DC Line tracks shared with the LNWR. As of December 2013, no mainline services calling at the station and the Watford service has been transferred to London Overground.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
1879 Royal Agricultural Society Show:   Washout summers are not only a modern phenomenon
1950 to 1963 at 3 woodnook road, sw16:   house with gas mantles, kitchen range, bread and milk delivered by horse drawn vans.
6 East Row, W10: Scott Hatton:   Scott Hatton lived here in 1960
Al-Sadiq and Al-Zahra Schools:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Aldershot Manor Park:   
Ark Brunel Primary Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Ark Franklin Primary Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bales College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 20. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Beethoven Street School:   Beethoven Street School was opened in 1881 to serve the community of the newly-built Queen's Park Estate.
Black Park Country Park:   
Blackheath:   
Boxhill:   
Bricket Wood Sports and Country Club:   
Brondesbury:   Brondesbury was originally "Brand’s manor", a small hamlet in Middlesex.
Brondesbury College:   Brondesbury College for Boys is a selective independent school for boys.
Brondesbury College London:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Brondesbury Park:   Brondesbury Park is an affluent suburb and electoral ward of the London Borough of Brent.
Bulstrode Park:   
Canterbury Park:   
Capel Manor Environmental Centre for Schools:   
Castle Park:   
Chamberlayne Farm:   Chamberlain (Wood) Farm developed out of the manor of Chambers, named after Richard de Camera, an early 13th century cleric.
Cherry Tree Park:   
Chipperfield Common:   
Christ Church CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Clandon Park:   
Clarence Park:   
Clayton Arms:   A pub which was situated halfway down West Row in Kensal Town.
Cock Marsh:   
Crown Court Brookman Park:   
Custom:   
Deer Park:   
Dissenters’ Chapel:   The Dissenters’ Chapel is a redundant chapel in Kensal Green Cemetery, recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building.
Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance:   Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance is the traditional starting point for the Notting Hill Carnival.
Epping Forest Public Open Space:   
Eton Dorney:   
Gas Light and Coke Company:   The gasometers of the Gas Light and Coke company dominated North Kensington until demolition in the late 20th century.
Gesher Primary Special School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 7.
Grays Beach Riverside Park:   
Guards Club Park:   
Hope Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Ingress Park:   
Islamia Primary School:   Islamia Primary School is a voluntary aided primary, Islamic faith school.
Islamia School for Girls’:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Jack of Newbury:   The Jack of Newbury stood at the corner of East Row and Kensal Road until it was bombed on 2 October 1940.
Jarman Park:   
Kensal House:   There are two Kensal Houses in London W10 - this was the original
Kensal Town:   Soapsuds Island
Kilburn:   Kilburn is an area which straddles both sides of the Edgware Road (Kilburn High Road).
Kilburn Lane Farm:   A farm existed in Kilburn Lane until the 1860s, by which time it had been disrupted by the railway line.
Lads of the Village:   One of the signature public houses along Kensal Road.
Lancefield Coachworks:   Lancefield Coachworks was a builder of bespoke bodies for expensive car chassis always introducing sporting elements into designs.
Lee Valley Regional Park Authority:   
Lee Valley White Water Centre:   
Lily Hill Park:   
Lower Green:   
Lower Park:   
M25 Junction 30:   Junction 30 (J30) of the M25 motorway is the junction to the north of the Dartford River Crossing.
Malorees Junior School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Mary Paterson Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Marylebone Boys’ School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Mertsham:   Merstham is a largely residential dispersed village in four sections in the borough of Reigate and Banstead, and lying near to the M23 and M25 motorways.
Middle Row Bus Garage:   Middle Row Bus Garage was situated on the corner of Conlan Street and Middle Row, W10.
Middle Row School:   Middle Row School was established in the late 19th century to provide education to the children of Kensal New Town.
Moneyhole Lane Park:   
North West Locality Hub Lead -Queen’s Park Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
North West London Jewish Day School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Northfleet Urban Country Park:   
Northlands Park:   
Odney Club:   
Portobello Arms:   The Portobello Arms was a former pub in Kensal Town, established in 1842.
Preston Recreation Ground:   
Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19.
Queen Victoria/Narrow Boat:   The 'Vic' was the first building on the right when crossing the canal going north along Ladbroke Grove.
Queen’s Park Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Queen's Park:   Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.
Queens Park Estate:   The part of Queen's Park which is in the W10 postcode and City of Westminster, is known as the Queens Park Estate.
Queen’s Park:   
Queen’s Park Library:   Queen’s Park Library was built to improve the minds of the new Queen’s Park Estate residents.
River Gardens:   
Runnymede:   
Saint John the Evangelist:   Saint John’s Church stands on the busy crossroads of Harrow Road, Kilburn Lane and Ladbroke Grove and on the boundaries of the London Boroughs of Brent, Kensington and the City of Westminster, in which it stands.
Saint Mary’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Salusbury Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Selby Square, W10:   Selby Square is a walkway in the Queen’s Park Estate
Shrub End Playing Field:   
Silwood Park:   
St Albans Centurians Rugby League Club:   
Stoke Park:   
Tesco Sports Ground:   
The Brocas:   
The Flora:   The Flora is situated on Harrow Road, W10.
The Foresters:   A lost pub of London W10
The Home Park:   
The Mulberry House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 7. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Plough:   From the sixteenth century onwards, the Plough stood beside the Harrow Road.
The Prince of Wales (Chilled Eskimo):   A pub in Kensal Town
The Rough Park:   
The Royal Pavillion:   
The Rye:   
The St Marylebone Church of England Bridge School:   Free schools special which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
The Underground Map:   The Underground Map is a project which is creating a history website for the areas of London and surrounding counties lying inside the M25.
The Whites:   
Theobold Park:   
Tidemills:   
Titness Park:   
Town Mead:   
Upper Park:   
Weald Country Park:   
Wedlake Street Baths:   In a time when most had somewhere to live but few had somewhere to wash at home, public baths were the place to go...
West End Sports Ground:   
Western Arms:   The Western Arms was a pub situated on the corner of Ladbroke Grove and Kensal Road.
Wilberforce Primary:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Wombwell Park:   


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Corner of Caird Street and Lancefield Street (1910):   2015
Harrow Road (1920s):   Harrow Road in the 1920s, looking south east towards the Prince of Wales pub and the Emmanuel Church spire.
Hudson's the chemist (1906):   Hudson's, a chemist shop, stood on the corner of Ilbert Street and Third Avenue in the Queen's Park estate.
Lothrop Street (1907):   2015
Rural Brondesbury (1894):   This photo says that it depicts the field where Mapesbury, Dartmouth, Teignmouth and Exeter Roads are now situated.
The Victoria (1920s):   The Victoria later became the Narrow Boat before it ’conveniently burned down’.
Western Dwellings from below (1960s):   This photo was taken from the bottom of Southern Row steps.
William Miller's Yard:   William Miller's Yard stood in Chapel Place, West Row.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adela Street, W10 · Alderson Street, W10 · Allington Road, NW6 · Allington Road, W10 · Alperton Street, W10 · Ashmore Road, W9 · Athelstan Gardens, NW6 · Banister Road, W10 · Barfett Street, W10 · Beethoven Street, W10 · Bembridge Close, NW6 · Bosworth Road, W10 · Bravington Road, W9 · Briar Walk, W10 · Brondesbury Park, NW6 · Brooklands Court, NW6 · Brooksville Avenue, NW6 · Bruckner Street, W10 · Brunel Mews, W10 · Bunny Lane, TW13 · Caird Street, W10 · Callcott Road, NW6 · Canal Close, W10 · Carlisle Road, NW6 · Cavendish Close, NW6 · Cavendish Place, NW2 · Cavendish Place, W1 · Cavendish Road, NW6 · Chatsworth Road, NW2 · Chatsworth Road, NW6 · Chevening Road, NW6 · Christchurch Avenue, NW2 · Christchurch Avenue, NW6 · Christchurch Court, NW6 · Claremont Road, W10 · Claremont Road, W9 · Clarence Road, NW6 · College Parade, NW6 · College Yard, NW6 · Conlan Street, W10 · Coomassie Road, W9 · Coverdale Road, NW2 · Coverdale Road, NW6 · Creighton Road, NW6 · Dart Street, W10 · Dartmouth Road, NW2 · Deerhurst Road, NW6 · Douglas Road, NW6 · Dowland Street, W10 · Drayford Close, W9 · Droop Street, W10 · Dudley Road, NW6 · Dunmore Road, NW6 · Dyne Road, NW6 · East Row, W10 · Embrook Street, W10 · Enbrook Street, W10 · Esher Common NT, KT22 · Exeter Parade, NW2 · Exeter Road, NW2 · Exeter Road, NW6 · Farrant Street, W10 · Fifth Avenue, W10 · First Avenue, W10 · Fordwych Road, NW2 · Forest Close, NW6 · Fourth Avenue, W10 · Galton Street, W10 · Garlinge Road, NW2 · Gladstone Mews, NW6 · Golborne Gardens, W10 · Harrow Road, W10 · Hartland Road, NW6 · Harvist Road, NW10 · Harvist Road, NW6 · Hawthorn Walk, W10 · Hazlewood Crescent, W10 · Heather Walk, W10 · Herries Street, W10 · Honiton Road, NW6 · Hopefield Avenue, NW6 · Horton Road, SL3 · Huxley Street, W10 · Ilbert Street, W10 · James Collins Close, W9 · John Fearon Walk, W10 · Kempe Road, NW10 · Kempe Road, NW6 · Kendal Court, NW2 · Kensal House, W10 · Kensal Road, W10 · Keslake Road, NW6 · Keslake Road, NW6 · Kilburn Lane, NW6 · Kilburn Lane, W10 · Kilburn Lane, W9 · Kilravock Street, W10 · Kimberley Road, NW6 · Kingscroft Road, NW2 · Kingswood Avenue, NW6 · Lancefield Street, W10 · Landau House, NW2 · Linburn House, NW6 · Lincoln Mews, NW6 · Lonsdale Road, NW6 · Lothrop Street, W10 · Loveridge Mews, NW6 · Manor House Drive, NW6 · Mapesbury Road, NW2 · Mapesbury Road, NW6 · Maple Walk, W10 · Marban Road, W9 · Marne Street, W10 · Middle Row, W10 · Mill Lane, NW2 · Milman Road, NW6 · Minster Road, NW2 · Montrose Avenue, NW6 · Mowbray Road, NW2 · Mowbray Road, NW6 · Mozart Street, W10 · Nutbourne Street, W10 · Oliphant Street, W10 · Onslow Close, W10 · Park Mews, W10 · Parry Road, W10 · Peach Road, W10 · Pennymore Walk, W9 · Peploe Road, NW6 · Petrie Close, NW2 · Plympton Avenue, NW6 · Plympton Road, NW6 · Portnall Road, W9 · Post Office Way, SW95 · Radnor Road, NW6 · Riverton Close, W9 · Ronan Walk, W10 · Saint Cuthberts Road, NW2 · Salusbury Road, NW6 · Second Avenue, W10 · Severn Avenue, W10 · Shoot Up Hill, NW2 · Shoot-up Hill, NW2 · Sixth Avenue, W10 · Southern Row, W10 · St Cuthbert?s Road, NW2 · St Gabriels Road, NW2 · St Hildas Close, NW6 · St Johns Terrace, W10 · St Laurence Close, NW6 · St Laurences Close, NW6 · St. Gabriel’s Road, NW2 · Stansbury Square, W10 · Station Terrace, NW10 · Summerfield Avenue, NW6 · Summit Court, NW2 · Sycamore Walk, W10 · Symphony Mews, W10 · Teignmouth Road, NW2 · Tennyson Road, NW6 · The Arches, NW6 · The Avenue, NW6 · The Quadrant, NW6 · The Quadrant, W10 · The Ridge, RH8 · Third Avenue, W10 · Tolhurst Drive, W10 · Tollbridge Close, W10 · Torbay Road, NW6 · Wayne Kirkum Way, NW6 · Wedlake Street, W10 · West Row, W10 · Western Dwellings · Willesden Lane, NW6 · William Dunbar House, NW6 · William Saville House, NW6 · Winchester Avenue, NW6 · Windermere Avenue, NW6 ·
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Maps


Land ownership in Willesden (1823) FREE DOWNLOAD
Map of land ownership in the Willesden area in 1823
City of London Corporation

John Rocque Map of Hampstead (1762).
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map of Hampstead covers an area stretching from the edge in the northwest of present-day Dollis Hill to Islington in the southeast.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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