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Photo taken in a southeasterly direction · West Kilburn · W9 · Contributed by The Underground Map
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2015
Harrow Road, near the junction of Bravington Road in the 1920s.

   Contemporary view of the area - viewing direction is appoximate

Harrow Road in the 1920s, looking south east towards the Prince of Wales pub and the Emmanuel Church spire.

On the right of the image can be seen the pre-war Harrow Road Market. Beyond the market is North Paddington School.

The market, almost opposite Benjamins furniture shop, later became a wood yard.

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West Kilburn

West Kilburn is the westernmost slice of London W9, centered around Fernhead Road.

West Kilburn is a rather small part of London. Bravington Road forms the boundary of West Kilburn with its neighbour to the west - the Queens Park Estate.

To the north is Queen's Park station itself. Walterton Road and Saltram Crescent forms the eastern boundary with Harrow Road to the south.

Tall 19th century houses are the predominant feature in this area. Many have now been converted to flats.

The area houses two hitherto notorious estates - the Mozart and the South Kilburn in Brent.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Beethoven Street School:   Beethoven Street School was opened in 1881 to serve the community of the newly-built Queen's Park Estate.
Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance:   Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance is the traditional starting point for the Notting Hill Carnival.
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.
Kensal Town:   Soapsuds Island
Lancefield Coachworks:   Lancefield Coachworks was a builder of bespoke bodies for expensive car chassis always introducing sporting elements into designs.
Portobello Arms:   The Portobello Arms was a former pub in Kensal Town, established in 1842.
The Earl Derby:   The Earl Derby stood on the corner of Southern Row and Bosworth Road.
The Mitre:   The Mitre was situated at 62 Golborne Road.
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 Kilburn:   West Kilburn is the westernmost slice of London W9, centered around Fernhead Road.
Weston’s Cider House:   In 1930 Weston’s opened their first and only cider mill on the Harrow Road.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Adair Road junction with Southam Street (1932):   A wet day in London W10.
Adair Road, W10:   Adair Road junction with Appleford Road, March 1964
Adair Road, W10:   Adair Road is a street on the Kensal Town/North Kensington borders.
Corner of Caird Street and Lancefield Street (1910):   2015
Golborne Road bridge (1960s):   We think that this photo dates from the late 1960s, according to fashions and car registrations.
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


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adair Road, W10 · Adair Tower, W10 · Alderson Street, W10 · Alperton Street, W10 · Appleford House, W10 · Appleford Road, W10 · Ashmore Road, W9 · Barfett Street, W10 · Barnsdale Road, W9 · Bosworth Road, W10 · Bradiston Road, W9 · Bravington Road, W10 · Bravington Road, W9 · Briar Walk, W10 · Bruckner Street, W10 · Caird Street, W10 · Caird Street, W9 · Coomassie Road, W9 · Croxley Road, W9 · Dart Street, W10 · Denholme Road, W9 · Drayford Close, W9 · Edenham Way, W10 · Elkstone Road, W10 · Elkstone Road, W9 · Embrook Street, W10 · Enbrook Street, W10 · Farrant Street, W10 · Fermoy Road, W9 · Fernhead Road, W9 · First Avenue, W10 · Fordingley Road, W9 · Galton Street, W10 · Golborne Gardens, W10 · Great Western Road, W9 · Great Western Studios, W9 · Hazlewood Crescent, W10 · Hazlewood Tower, W10 · Heather Walk, W10 · Heather Walk, W10 · Hormead Road, W9 · James Collins Close, W9 · Kensal Road, W10 · Kilburn Lane, NW6 · Kilburn Lane, W9 · Lancefield Street, W10 · Lapford Close, W9 · Lothrop Street, W10 · Lydford Road, W9 · Macroom Road, W9 · Malvern Mews, W9 · Malvern Place, NW6 · Marban Road, W9 · Marne Street, W10 · Morgan Road, W10 · Mozart Street, W10 · Munro Mews, W10 · Orchard Close, W10 · Parry Road, W10 · Portnall Road, W9 · Riverton Close, W9 · Saltram Crescent, W9 · Saltram Cresent, W9 · Second Avenue, W10 · Shirland Mews, W9 · Southam Street, W10 · St Ervans Road, W10 · Symphony Mews, W10 · The Arches, W10 · Third Avenue, W10 · Trellick Tower · Verdi Crescent, W10 · Walterton Road, W9 · Warlock Road, W9 · Wedlake Street, W10 · Western Mews, W9 · Woodfield Place, W9 · Wornington Road, W10 ·


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