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The Harrow Club – Alan Bateman’s early memories

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My association with the Harrow Club started almost sixty years ago when I was ten years old  and lasted for over forty years. I lived in Calverley Street and joined the club in 1958 following in the footsteps of my … Continue reading

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All change for the houses on the St Quintin Estate

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For those of us who have lived for many years in the Edwardian terraces of the St Quintin Estate in North Kensington i.e. Wallingford Avenue, Kelfield and Oxford Gardens, Kingsbridge, Balliol, Finstock and Highlever Roads, we may be the last … Continue reading

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Kelfield Gardens – Formerly the Lancaster Road Wesleyan Church War Memorial Athletic Club

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On 29 April 1907 an agreement was made between William Herbert St Quintin of Scampston Hall, Yorkshire Esquire and 2 builders, Daley and Franklin of 1 Wallingford Avenue and also with the LCC. This was for buildings to be erected … Continue reading

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