Delaware Road, W9

Road in/near Maida Vale .

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Delaware Road is a street in Maida Vale.





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Lady Townshend   
Added: 8 Sep 2023 16:02 GMT   

Tenant at Westbourne (1807 - 1811)
I think that the 3rd Marquess Townshend - at that time Lord Chartley - was a tenant living either at Westbourne Manor or at Bridge House. He undertook considerable building work there as well as creating gardens. I am trying to trace which house it was. Any ideas gratefully received

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PETER FAIRCLOUGH   
Added: 10 May 2021 14:46 GMT   

We once lived here
My family resided at number 53 Brindley Street Paddington.
My grandparents George and Elizabeth Jenkinson (ne Fowler) had four children with my Mother Olive Fairclough (ne Jenkinson) being born in the house on 30/09/1935.
She died on 29/04/2021 aged 85 being the last surviving of the four siblings

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Lived here
Robert Burns   
Added: 5 Jan 2023 17:46 GMT   

1 Abourne Street
My mother, and my Aunt and my Aunt’s family lived at number 1 Abourne Street.
I remember visitingn my aunt Win Housego, and the Housego family there. If I remember correctly virtually opposite number 1, onthe corner was the Lord Amberley pub.

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Diana   
Added: 28 Feb 2024 13:52 GMT   

New Inn Yard, E1
My great grandparents x 6 lived in New Inn Yard. On this date, their son was baptised in nearby St Leonard’s Church, Shoreditch

Source: BDM London, Cripplegate and Shoreditch registers written by church clerk.

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Vic Stanley   
Added: 24 Feb 2024 17:38 GMT   

Postcose
The postcode is SE15, NOT SE1

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Gillian   
Added: 17 Feb 2024 00:08 GMT   

No 36 Upper East Smithfield
My great great grandfather was born at No 36 Upper East Smithfield and spent his early years staring out at a "dead wall" of St Katharine’s Docks. His father was an outfitter and sold clothing for sailors. He describes the place as being backed by tenements in terrible condition and most of the people living there were Irish.

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Kevin Pont   
Added: 16 Feb 2024 20:32 GMT   

Name origin
Interestingly South Lambeth derives its name from the same source as Lambeth itself - a landing place for lambs.

But South Lambeth has no landing place - it is not on the River Thames

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C Hobbs   
Added: 31 Jan 2024 23:53 GMT   

George Gut (1853 - 1861)
George Gut, Master Baker lived with his family in Long Lane.
George was born in Bernbach, Hesse, Germany and came to the UK sometime in the 1840s. In 1849, George married an Englishwoman called Matilda Baker and became a nauralized Englishman. He was given the Freedom of the City of London (by Redemption in the Company of Bakers), in 1853 and was at that time, recorded as living at 3 Long Lane. In the 1861 census, George Gut was living at 11 Long Lane.

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Emma Beach   
Added: 18 Jan 2024 04:33 GMT   

William Sutton Thwaites
William Sutton Thwaites was the father of Frances Lydia Alice Knorr nee Thwaites�’�’she was executed in 1894 in Melbourne, Victoria Australia for infanticide. In the year prior to his marriage, to her mother Frances Jeanette Thwaites nee Robin, William Sutton was working as a tailor for Mr Orchard who employed four tailors in the hamlet of Mile End Old Town on at Crombies Row, Commercial Road East.

Source: 1861 England Census Class: Rg 9; Piece: 293; Folio: 20; Page: 2; GSU roll: 542608

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Simon   
Added: 15 Jan 2024 15:44 GMT   

Simon De Charmes, clockmaker
De Charmes (or Des Charmes), Simon, of French Huguenot extraction. Recorded 1688 and Free of the Clockmakers’ Company 1691-1730. In London until 1704 at least at ’his House, the Sign of the Clock, the Corner of Warwick St, Charing Cross’. See Brian Loomes The Early Clockmakers of Great Britain, NAG Press, 1981, p.188

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Born here
Jacqueline Mico   
Added: 14 Jan 2024 07:29 GMT   

Robert Bolam
This is where my grandad was born, he went on to be a beautiful man, he became a shop owner, a father, and grandfather, he lost a leg when he was a milkman and the horse kicked him, then opened a shop in New Cross and then moved to Lewisham where he had a Newsagents and tobacconists.

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NEARBY LOCATIONS OF NOTE
Bayswater Rivulet The Bayswater Rivulet was the original name for the Westbourne River
Bayswater Rivulet
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
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 Augustine’s, Kilburn

NEARBY STREETS
Abbey Gardens, NW8 Abbey Gardens is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
Abbey Gardens, NW8
Abbey House, NW8 Abbey House is a block adjacent to Abbey Road studios (St John’s Wood)
Abbey House, NW8
Abercorn Close, NW8 Abercorn Close leads off Abercorn Place (St John’s Wood)
Abercorn Close, NW8
Abercorn Mews, NW8 Abercorn Mews appears on maps between the 1860s and 1950s (St John’s Wood)
Abercorn Mews, NW8
Abercorn Place, NW8 Abercorn Place is on the Harrow School Estate and is named after James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Abercorn, a governor of the school (St John’s Wood)
Abercorn Place, NW8
Abercorn Walk, NW8 Abercorn Walk is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
Abercorn Walk, NW8
Ada Court, W9 Ada Court is a block on Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Ada Court, W9
Adelaide Court, NW8 Adelaide Court is sited on Hill Road (St John’s Wood)
Adelaide Court, NW8
Alexandra Court, W9 Alexandra Court is a street in Maida Vale (Little Venice)
Alexandra Court, W9
Alma House, NW8 Alma House is a block on Alma Square (St John’s Wood)
Alma House, NW8
Alma Square, NW8 Alma Square commemorates the River Alma on whose banks the first Anglo-French victory of the Crimean War was won (St John’s Wood)
Alma Square, NW8
Andover Place, NW6 Andover Place runs between Kilburn Park Road and Carlton Vale (Maida Vale)
Andover Place, NW6
Argo House, NW6 Argo House can be found on Kilburn Park Road (Maida Vale)
Argo House, NW6
Ashworth Road, W9 Ashworth Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Ashworth Road, W9
Aubrey Place, NW8 Aubrey Place is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
Aubrey Place, NW8
Biddulph Mansions, W9 Biddulph Mansions is a corner block on Elgin Avenue (Maida Vale)
Biddulph Mansions, W9
Biddulph Road, W9 Biddulph Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Biddulph Road, W9
Brunswick House, NW8 Brunswick House is a block on Hill Road (St John’s Wood)
Brunswick House, NW8
Cambridge Gardens, NW6 Street/road in London NW6 (Kilburn Park)
Cambridge Gardens, NW6
Carlton Vale, NW6 Carlton Vale runs from the Edgware Road to Kilburn Lane (Maida Vale)
Carlton Vale, NW6
Carlton Vale, W9 Carlton Vale is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Carlton Vale, W9
Castellain Mansions, W9 Castellain Mansions is a block on Castellain Road (Maida Vale)
Castellain Mansions, W9
Castellain Road, W9 Castellain Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Castellain Road, W9
Clive Court, W9 Clive Court is a residential block upon Maida Vale (Little Venice)
Clive Court, W9
Cropthorne Court, W9 Cropthorne Court is a block on Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Cropthorne Court, W9
Delaware Road, W9 Delaware Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Delaware Road, W9
Denning Close, NW8 Denning Close is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
Denning Close, NW8
Dundee House, W9 Dundee House is a building on Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Dundee House, W9
Elgin Avenue, W9 Elgin Avenue was proposed in an 1827 plan for the area by John Gutch (Maida Vale)
Elgin Avenue, W9
Elgin Mansions, W9 Elgin Mansions is a block on Elgin Avenue (Maida Vale)
Elgin Mansions, W9
Elgin Mews South, W9 Elgin Mews South is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Elgin Mews South, W9
Eliot Mews, NW8 Eliot Mews is a paved cul-de-sac off Abbey Gardens (St John’s Wood)
Eliot Mews, NW8
Elnathan Mews, W9 Elnathan Mews is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Elnathan Mews, W9
Essendine Mansions, W9 Essendine Mansions is a block on Essendine Road (Maida Vale)
Essendine Mansions, W9
Essendine Road, W9 Essendine Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Essendine Road, W9
Eyre Road, NW8 Eyre Road is a location in London (St John’s Wood)
Eyre Road, NW8
Falkirk House, W9 Falkirk House is a building on Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Falkirk House, W9
Florence Court, W9 Florence Court is a block on Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Florence Court, W9
Franklin House, NW6 Franklin House is a block on Carlton Vale (Maida Vale)
Franklin House, NW6
Garden House, NW8 Garden House is a block on Hamilton Gardens (St John’s Wood)
Garden House, NW8
Grantully Road, W9 Grantully Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Grantully Road, W9
Hall Road, NW8 Hall Road is named after the builder William Hall who died in either 1832 or 1833. (St John’s Wood)
Hall Road, NW8
Hamilton Court, W9 Hamilton Court is a block on Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Hamilton Court, W9
Hamilton Gardens, NW8 Hamilton Gardens is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
Hamilton Gardens, NW8
Hamilton Terrace, NW8 Hamilton Terrace is named after Charles Hamilton who was a Harrow School governor (St John’s Wood)
Hamilton Terrace, NW8
Helmsdale House, NW6 Residential block (Maida Vale)
Helmsdale House, NW6
Hill Road, NW8 Hill Road runs west from Abbey Road (St John’s Wood)
Hill Road, NW8
Hollister House, NW6 Hollister House is a block on Kilburn Park Road (Maida Vale)
Hollister House, NW6
Keith House, NW6 Keith House is a block on Carlton Vale (Maida Vale)
Keith House, NW6
Kilburn Park Road, NW6 Kilburn Park Road was built along the course of the Bayswater Rivulet (the River Westbourne), starting in 1855 (Maida Vale)
Kilburn Park Road, NW6
Lanark Mews, W9 Lanark Mews is a road in the W9 postcode area (Maida Vale)
Lanark Mews, W9
Lanark Road, W9 Lanark Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Lanark Road, W9
Langford Court, NW8 Langford Court is a building on Abbey Road (St John’s Wood)
Langford Court, NW8
Lauderdale Mansions South, W9 Lauderdale Mansions South is a block of 142 apartments in Lauderdale Road, Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Lauderdale Mansions South, W9
Lauderdale Parade, W9 Lauderdale Parade stands on Lauderdale Road (Maida Vale)
Lauderdale Parade, W9
Lauderdale Road, W9 Lauderdale Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Lauderdale Road, W9
Leith Mansions, W9 Leith Mansions is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Leith Mansions, W9
Maida Vale, W9 Maida Vale is the name of part of the A5 road running through northwest London and ultimately takes its name from a pub (Maida Vale)
Maida Vale, W9
Mews House, NW8 Mews House is a block on Hamilton Terrace (St John’s Wood)
Mews House, NW8
Morshead Road, W9 Morshead Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Morshead Road, W9
Nugent Terrace, NW8 Nugent Terrace is named after George Nugent-Greville, Baron Nugent (1789-1850) (St John’s Wood)
Nugent Terrace, NW8
Oak Tree House, W9 Oak Tree House is a block on Shirland Road (Maida Vale)
Oak Tree House, W9
Randolph Avenue, W9 Randolph Avenue was first planned in 1827 by John Gutch, surveyor to the Bishop of London (Maida Vale)
Randolph Avenue, W9
Randolph Gardens, NW6 Street/road in London NW6 (Kilburn Park)
Randolph Gardens, NW6
Regents Court, W9 Regents Court is a block on Randolph Avenue (Maida Vale)
Regents Court, W9
Renfrew House, NW6 Renfrew House is located on Carlton Vale (Maida Vale)
Renfrew House, NW6
Rodney Court, W9 Rodney Court is located on Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Rodney Court, W9
Rudolph Road, NW6 Rudolph Road is one of the streets of London in the NW6 postal area (Kilburn Park)
Rudolph Road, NW6
Sandringham Court, W9 Sandringham Court is a residential block upon Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Sandringham Court, W9
Spencer Court, NW8 Spencer Court is a block on Marlborough Place (St John’s Wood)
Spencer Court, NW8
St Mark’s Court, NW8 St Mark’s Court is a block on Abbey Road (St John’s Wood)
St Mark’s Court, NW8
Stranraer Place, W9 Stranraer Place was a former name for the eastern section of Sutherland Avenue (Maida Vale)
Stranraer Place, W9
Stuart Road, NW6 Street/road in London NW6 (Maida Vale)
Stuart Road, NW6
Sutherland Avenue, W9 Sutherland Avenue is one of the main streets of Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Sutherland Avenue, W9
The Lane, NW8 The Lane is a road in the NW8 postcode area (St John’s Wood)
The Lane, NW8
The Yoo Building, NW8 The Yoo Building is located on Hall Road (St John’s Wood)
The Yoo Building, NW8
Thurso House, NW6 Thurso House is a location in London (Kilburn Park)
Thurso House, NW6
Torridon House, NW6 Residential block (Kilburn Park)
Torridon House, NW6
Vale Close, W9 Vale Close is a street in Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Vale Close, W9
Verulam Terrace, W9 Verulam Terrace is the former name for a section of the modern Hall Road (St John’s Wood)
Verulam Terrace, W9
Violet Hill House, NW8 Violet Hill House is a block on Abercorn Place (St John’s Wood)
Violet Hill House, NW8
Violet Hill, NW8 Violet Hill leads northwest from Abercorn Place (St John’s Wood)
Violet Hill, NW8
Wellesley Court, W9 Wellesley Court is a street in Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Wellesley Court, W9
Wheatfield House, NW6 Wheatfield House is a building on Kilburn Park Road (Maida Vale)
Wheatfield House, NW6
Widley Road, W9 Widley Road is a street in Maida Vale (Maida Vale)
Widley Road, W9
William Court, NW8 William Court is a block on Hall Road (St John’s Wood)
William Court, NW8
Winterton House, W9 Winterton House is a building on Maida Vale (St John’s Wood)
Winterton House, W9
Wymering Mansions, W9 Wymering Mansions is a residential block in Wymering Road (Maida Vale)
Wymering Mansions, W9
Wymering Road, W9 Wymering Road runs west from Elgin Avenue (Maida Vale)
Wymering Road, W9


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