Kilburn Bridge

Bridge in/near Kilburn Park, existing until now

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Kilburn Bridge once marked the spot where the Edgware Road crossed the River Westbourne.

Kilburn Bridge, which was recorded in 1398 and thought to have been built in the mid 13th century by the prior of Kilburn, carried Edgware Road across the Kilburn brook (the Westbourne River).

In 1826 the original stone bridge with a Gothic arch survived, flanked by brick portions added at two different periods. By that date repair was shared between the trustees of Marylebone turnpike and of the Kilburn Road.

In more modern times, as the river has been culverted and sent underground, there is no trace of the structure.


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My Gt Gt grandparents lived at 83 Pembroke Road before it became Granville Road, They were married in 1874, John Tarrant and Maryann Tarrant nee Williamson.
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VIEW THE KILBURN PARK AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE KILBURN PARK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE KILBURN PARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE KILBURN PARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE KILBURN PARK AREA IN THE 1900s
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Kilburn High Road

What was Watling Street in earlier times, became Edgware Road and finally Kilburn High Road.

It is a varied street. AA Milne lived at one end of the High Road and WH Smith at the other. Dickens once drank in The Black Lion. Ella Fitzgerald once sang in The Gaumont State Theatre, later a bingo hall, later still, a church. Ian Dury's original band was called "Kilburn And The High Roads".

Kilburn High Road railway station opened in 1852 as Kilburn & Maida Vale station by the LNWR. The current footbridge and street-level buildings are not so much the result of modernisation but of three or four major fires which have occurred here since the early 1970s. It is now part of the London Overground.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ark Atwood Primary Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bayswater Rivulet:   The Bayswater Rivulet was the original name for the Westbourne River
Billy Fury Way, NW6:   Billy Fury Way is a path which runs alongside the railway in NW6.
Bridge House:   Canal side house in Westbourne Park
Broadhurst Gardens Meadow:   Broadhurst Gardens Community Meadow is a private area open only to the residents of the houses which surround it.
Cannon Stream:   The Cannon Stream was, before it was sent underground, a tributary of the Westbourne River.
Canterbury House:   In the last half of the nineteenth century, a white house called Canterbury was built on the then southern fringes of West End.
Carlton Vale Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Corner of Kilburn Park Road and Shirland Road:   Kilburn Park Road and Shirland Road meet at a junction in the north of Maida Vale.
Decca Studios:   Decca Studios was a recording facility in Broadhurst Gardens.
Edward Wilson Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Essendine Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Granville Plus Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Jacksfield:   Jacksfield was one of the smaller but well-documented copyhold estates in the West Hampstead area.
Kilburn Aqueduct:   Some way from the area now called Kilburn, the Kilburn Aqueduct of the Grand Union Canal spanned the River Westbourne.
Kilburn Bridge Farm:   Kilburn Bridge Farm stood beside Watling Street until the late 1830s.
Kilburn Grange School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Kilburn High Road:   What was Watling Street in earlier times, became Edgware Road and finally Kilburn High Road.
Kilburn Park:   Kilburn Park station was opened on 31 January 1915 as the temporary terminus of the Bakerloo line’s extension from Paddington.
Kilburn Park Farm:   Kilburn Park Farm was situated almost opposite the Red Lion along the Edgware Road.
Kilburn Wells:   Kilburn Wells. a medicinal spring, existed between 1714 and the 1860s.
Kingsgate Community Centre:   Kingsgate Community Association was set up in 1982 by a group of local people who wished to establish a community centre in what was then a derelict building.
Kingsgate Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Maida Vale:   Maida Vale took its name from a public house named after John Stuart, Count of Maida, which opened on the Edgware Road soon after the Battle of Maida, 1806.
Maida Vale Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Naima Jewish Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Oaklands Hall:   On the west side of West End Lane, Charles Spain bought 5 acres and between 1829 and 1838 built York Villa.
Our Lady of Dolours RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Paddington Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Rainbow Montessori School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 12. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Red Lion:   The Red Lion was situated at 34 Kilburn High Road.
Sandwell House:   Sandwell House was owned by three generations of the Wachter family.
Spotted Dog:   The Spotted Dog public house was one of the earliest buildings in Westbourne Green.
St Augustine’s CofE High School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
St Augustine’s Church of England High School:   St Augustine’s Church of England High School is a Voluntary Aided Church of England comprehensive school in the West London borough of Westminster, Kilburn.
St Augustine’s, Kilburn:   St Augustine’s was founded by Richard Carr Kirkpatrick in the Anglo-Catholic tradition in 1870 and listed as a Grade I building by Historic England.
St Eugene de Mazenod Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St George’s Catholic School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
St Mary Magdalene CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary’s Harrow Road:   St Mary’s Harrow Road was built as the infirmary for the Paddington Workhouse.
St Mary’s Kilburn Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary’s RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Peter’s CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
St Peter’s Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Saviour’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Kilburn Park School Foundation:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
The Railway:   The Railway pub is a standard Victorian pub with a musical secret.
The School of the Islamic Republic of Iran:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 6 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Warwick Avenue:   Warwick Avenue tube station is a London Underground station near Little Venice in north-west London. The station is on the Bakerloo Line, between Paddington and Maida Vale stations.
West End House:   West End House, once in open countryside, became surrounded by railways.
West End Park:   West End Park was created from fields known as the 'Little Estate'.
West Hampstead:   The name "West Hampstead" was a 19th century invention - the original name was West End.
West Hampstead (Overground) station:   Wesr Hampstead overground station was known as West End Lane until its name was changed in 1975.
Westbourne Farm:   An old farm with a theatrical connection.
Westbourne Manor:   The Manor of Westbourne


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Road, NW6 · Abbey Road, NW8 · Abbots Place, NW6 · Aberdare Gardens, NW6 · Acol Road, NW6 · Addison Court, NW6 · Admiral Walk, W9 · Ainsworth Way, NW8 · Albert Road, NW6 · Aldsworth Close, W9 · Alpha Place, NW6 · Amberley Road, W9 · Andover Place, NW6 · Andover Place, W9 · Ashworth Road, W9 · B505, NW6 · Banister Mews, NW6 · Barnard Lodge, W9 · Barnwood Close, W9 · Belgrave Gardens, NW8 · Belsise Road, NW6 · Belsize Road, NW8 · Biddulph Mansions, W9 · Biddulph Road, W9 · Billy Fury Way, NW3 · Billy Fury Way, NW6 · Birchington Road, NW6 · Blackburn Road, NW6 · Bolton Road, NW8 · Bransdale Close, NW6 · Bristol Gardens, W9 · Broadhurst Close, NW6 · Broadwell Parade, NW6 · Cambridge Avenue, NW6 · Cambridge Court, NW6 · Cambridge Gardens, NW6 · Cambridge Road, NW6 · Canterbury Road, NW6 · Canterbury Terrace, NW6 · Canterbury Works, NW6 · Carlton Vale, NW6 · Carlton Vale, W9 · Castellain Mansions, W9 · Castellain Road, W9 · Cathedral Walk, NW6 · Charfield Court, W9 · Chichester Road, NW6 · Chippenham Gardens, NW6 · Chippenham Mews, W9 · Clearwell Drive, W9 · Cleve Road, NW6 · Clifton Villas, W9 · Colas Mews, NW6 · Compayne Gardens, NW6 · Cotleigh Road, NW6 · Coventry Close, NW6 · Crown Close, NW6 · Daynor House, NW6 · Delamere Terrace, W2 · Delaware Road, W9 · Denmark Road, NW6 · Desborough Close, W2 · Dibdin House, W9 · Douglas Court, NW6 · Doulton Mews, NW6 · Downfield Close, W9 · Dynham Road, NW6 · Edbrooke Road, W9 · Elgin Avenue, W9 · Elgin Mansions, W9 · Elgin Mews South, W9 · Elmfield Way, W9 · Elnathan Mews, W9 · Essendine Mansions, W9 · Essendine Road, W9 · Formosa Street, W9 · Foscote Mews, W9 · Gascony Avenue, NW6 · Gladys Road, NW6 · Godson Yard, NW6 · Goldney Road, W9 · Goldsmith Place, NW6 · Gorefield Place, NW6 · Grange Place, NW6 · Grantully Road, W9 · Granville Road, NW6 · Greville Mews, NW6 · Greville Place, NW6 · Greville Place, W9 · Greville Road, NW6 · Grittleton Road, W9 · Hansel Road, NW6 · Helmsdale House, NW6 · Hemstal Road, NW6 · Hermit Place, NW6 · Highfield Mews, NW6 · Hillside Close, NW6 · Hillside Close, W9 · Hilltop Road, NW6 · Hunter Lodge, W9 · Iverson Road, NW6 · Kilburn Bridge, NW6 · Kilburn High Road, NW6 · Kilburn Park Road, NW6 · Kilburn Park Road, W9 · Kilburn Place, NW6 · Kilburn Priory, NW6 · Kilburn Priory, NW8 · Kilburn Square, NW6 · Kilburn Vale, NW6 · Kings Gardens, NW6 · Kingsgate Place, NW6 · Kingsgate Road, NW6 · Kylemore Road, NW6 · Lanark Mews, W9 · Lanark Road, W9 · Langtry Road, NW8 · Langtry Walk, NW8 · Lanhill Road, W9 · Lauderdale Mansions South, W9 · Lauderdale Parade, W9 · Lauderdale Road, W9 · Leith Mansions, W9 · Liddell Road, NW6 · Linstead Street, NW6 · Lister Lodge, W9 · Lord Hills Road, W2 · Lowfield Road, NW6 · Lymington Road, NW6 · Maida Vale, W9 · Mallard Close, NW6 · Malvern Mews, NW6 · Malvern Road, NW6 · Manor Mews, NW6 · Maple Mews, NW6 · Marylands Road, W9 · Masefield House, NW6 · Maygrove Road, NW6 · Mazenod Avenue, NW6 · Medley Road, NW6 · Messina Avenue, NW6 · Metropolitan/Jubilee Lines, NW6 · Minton Mews, NW6 · Morshead Road, W9 · Mortimer Crescent, NW6 · Mortimer Crescent, NW6 · Mortimer Place, NW6 · Mutrix Road, NW6 · Nelson Close, NW6 · Neville Close, NW6 · Neville Road, NW6 · O2 Centre Car Park, NW3 · Oakington Road, W9 · Oxford Road, NW6 · Peel Precinct, NW6 · Pentland Road, NW6 · Pindock Mews, W9 · Plaza Parade, NW6 · Princess Road, NW6 · Princethorpe House, W2 · Priory Road, NW6 · Priory Terrace, NW6 · Quex Mews, NW6 · Quex Road, NW6 · Randolph Avenue, W9 · Randolph Gardens, NW6 · Regents Plaza, NW6 · Rosedene, NW6 · Rowington Close, W2 · Rowntree Close, NW6 · Rudolph Road, NW6 · Rupert Road, NW6 · Senior Street, W2 · Sevington Street, W9 · Sherriff Road, NW6 · Shirland Road, W9 · Smyrna Road, NW6 · Springfield Lane, NW6 · Springfield Walk, NW6 · St Marys Mews, NW6 · Stafford Close, NW6 · Stafford Road, NW6 · Stuart Road, NW6 · Sumatra Road, NW6 · Surrendale Place, W9 · Sutherland Avenue, W9 · Swiss Terrace, NW6 · The Lane, NW8 · The Terrace, NW6 · Thorngate Road, W9 · Torridon House, NW6 · Warrington Crescent, W9 · Warwick Avenue, W9 · Warwick Court, W9 · Warwick Place, W9 · Wavel Mews, NW6 · Wellesley Court, W9 · Wells Court, NW6 · West End Lane, NW6 · West Hampstead Mews, NW6 · Widley Road, W9 · Woodchester Square, W2 · Woodchurch Road, NW6 · Wymering Mansions, W9 · Wymering Road, W9 ·
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