The Past and Present of Croydon's London Road

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People

Alexander Caldcleugh
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 1)
Alfred George Roper
156 London Road: E Shop General Store
Annie Wood
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
Arthur Henry Batley
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
Benjamin Culpeck
13–15 London Road: Cash Converters
Brian Seamer Allen
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 1)
Charles Chatfield
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 1)
Charles Frederick Allbon
204 London Road: Vacant
Charles Samuel Bowman
60–62 London Road: White Sands
Charles Woodley Whitaker
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 2)
Clarence Paget
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 3)
Edward Hulse Willock
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 3)
Eliza Cox
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
Elizabeth Panton
82–142 London Road: the old General Hospital Site
George Newman
95 London Road: Stonemead House
Henry Horsley
76 London Road: Barnes Harrild & Dyer
156 London Road: E Shop General Store
158–162 London Road: G T Stewart
Henry Overton
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 3)
Jabez Spencer Balfour
95 London Road: Stonemead House
Jack and Anne Ritoff
188 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 1)
James Cox
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
Jesse Wilmot Jones
186 London Road: A long-vacant property
John Brookes
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
John Pelton
169 London Road: The old Cinatra’s nightclub space
John Thrift
144–150 London Road: Panton Close
Jonathan Barrett
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 1)
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 1)
Levi Young
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 2)
Marvin Hart
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 3)
Napoleon Dulis
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 2)
Percy Holt
51–53 London Road: MBM Halal Meat
Richard Sterry
82–142 London Road: the old General Hospital Site
Samuel Lee Rymer
99–101 London Road: Lidl, easyGym, and the South London Employment Tribunal
Sarah Wyatt
37 London Road: Kerr Eyecare
Sydney Edridge
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 2)
Thomas Farrow
222 London Road: Supreme Butchers
Willoughby Mullins
67–71 London Road: Savemore Spicy Foods

Buildings, estates, and commons

Bedford House
Slight postponement of November 2016 article
Bowman’s Buildings
60–62 London Road: White Sands
Broad Green House
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 1)
Broad Green Place
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
North End Lodge
95 London Road: Stonemead House
Oakfield Estate
76 London Road: Barnes Harrild & Dyer
82–142 London Road: the old General Hospital Site
152 London Road: Adam’s Cafe
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 1)
Parson’s Mead
9–11 London Road: The Ship of Fools
21 London Road, part 1: In the beginning
31 London Road: Euro Fruiterers
79 London Road: Shadi Bakery
95 London Road: Stonemead House
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 1)
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
Praise House
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
Royal Parade
206–272 London Road: Before Royal Parade: Broad Green Place
206 London Road: The Codfather
Vistec House
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 3)
West Croydon Methodist Church
93 London Road: West Croydon Methodist Church
West Croydon Station
2–8 London Road, part 2: West Croydon Station in the 1800s
2–8 London Road, part 3: West Croydon Station in the 1900s
2–8 London Road, part 4: West Croydon Station today
Zodiac Court
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 3)

Pubs and clubs

Cinatra’s
169 London Road: The old Cinatra’s nightclub space
Duke of Cornwall
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 1)
Half Moon
Slight postponement of November 2016 article
Old Fox & Hounds
1 London Road: The Old Fox & Hounds
The Cartoon
171–183 London Road: A block of small businesses
The Hungry i
79 London Road: Shadi Bakery
Top Rank
169 London Road: The old Cinatra’s nightclub space

Businesses and organisations

A & P Stallion
78 London Road: Oliver Gold
188 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 1)
Achille Serre
87 London Road: Croydon Community Centre
Age UK
158–162 London Road: G T Stewart
Ainslie Bros
51–53 London Road: MBM Halal Meat
Albemarle Bond
5 London Road: Albemarle Bond
60–62 London Road: White Sands
Andress Printing Company
18 London Road: Golden Chef’s Grill
Argos
9–11 London Road: The Ship of Fools
Austen Associates
190 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 2)
Batchelder Bros
144–150 London Road: Panton Close
Bell & Shayler
72 London Road: Bakhan Restaurant
Black & Decker
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
Blakey, Morris & Co
64–66 London Road: African Food Centre and AFG Barber
Bonza Home Made Cakes
51–53 London Road: MBM Halal Meat
Boots
7 London Road: KFC
Bowditch & Grant
51–53 London Road: MBM Halal Meat
Bowman’s
60–62 London Road: White Sands
Broad Green College
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 2)
C H Baber
81 London Road: Mazi
Carphone Warehouse
206 London Road: The Codfather
Cash Converters
9–11 London Road: The Ship of Fools
13–15 London Road: Cash Converters
Causeway Autos
65 London Road: Savemore World of Frozen Foods
Clark’s College
95 London Road: Stonemead House
Co-operative Society
64–66 London Road: African Food Centre and AFG Barber
154 London Road: Croydon Funeralcare
Coughlans
21 London Road, part 2: Brixton
Postponement of November 2019 article
Co‑operative Society
99–101 London Road: Lidl, easyGym, and the South London Employment Tribunal
Croydon Angling Centre
65 London Road: Savemore World of Frozen Foods
Croydon General Hospital
82–142 London Road: the old General Hospital Site
Slight postponement of November 2016 article
156 London Road: E Shop General Store
Croydon Islamic Community Trust
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
Croydon Provident Dispensary
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 1)
Croydon Sanitary Steam Laundry
224 London Road: Gucio Express
Croydon Voluntary Action
82–142 London Road: the old General Hospital Site
Davies Baby Carriages
5 London Road: Albemarle Bond
29 London Road: Snow Nails & Beauty
Diamond Records
20 London Road: A-Z Pharmacy
Don Richardson
78 London Road: Oliver Gold
188 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 1)
Dr Scholl’s
28 London Road: First Choice Bakers
Edward Moore & Sons
190 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 2)
192–200 London Road: Behind Kidderminster Terrace
Egleton Bros
5 London Road: Albemarle Bond
7 London Road: KFC
67–71 London Road: Savemore Spicy Foods
81 London Road: Mazi
Evans Cycles
5 London Road: Albemarle Bond
Express Dairy Company
28 London Road: First Choice Bakers
Farrow’s Bank
222 London Road: Supreme Butchers
Finlays
10a London Road: Davis of Croydon and N Tapper Shoe Repairs
Fitness First
99–101 London Road: Lidl, easyGym, and the South London Employment Tribunal
Freeman, Hardy & Willis
3 London Road: Scope
G T Stewart
158–162 London Road: G T Stewart
Godfrey Davis
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 3)
Good Listening
76 London Road: Barnes Harrild & Dyer
Green Car Repairs
192–200 London Road: Behind Kidderminster Terrace
Gregg School
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 2)
Greggs
10 London Road: Greggs
H & T Pawnbrokers
12–14 London Road: H & T Pawnbrokers and Ladbrokes
H J Searle & Son
87 London Road: Croydon Community Centre
Halfords
40 London Road: Ideal Beauty (part 1)
Home and Colonial Stores
31 London Road: Euro Fruiterers
James Chiltern
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 2)
Jay’s Furnishing Stores
5 London Road: Albemarle Bond
John Bennett Coaches
23 London Road: Prestige Barber
John Hawkins & Sons
32 London Road: Sun Travels
K J Leisuresound
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
KFC
7 London Road: KFC
Ketts
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
Labour Exchange
63 London Road: ABM Electrical & Lighting
Ladbrokes
12–14 London Road: H & T Pawnbrokers and Ladbrokes
Leach Bros
25 London Road: West Croydon Post Office/Posh Afro Cosmetics
Lidl
99–101 London Road: Lidl, easyGym, and the South London Employment Tribunal
Liverpool Victoria
83–85 London Road: Beydağı Food Centre
Lobo Seafood
190 London Road: Lobo Seafood (part 2)
Mac Fisheries
17 London Road: Croydon Kebab Centre
Maloney’s
63 London Road: ABM Electrical & Lighting
Marks & Spencer
7 London Road: KFC
Maypole Dairy Company
25 London Road: West Croydon Post Office/Posh Afro Cosmetics
Midland Bank
171–183 London Road: A block of small businesses
Minster Insurance
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 3)
Molbee Motors
212 London Road: Spice Land
Nalder & Collyer
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 3)
NatWest
10 London Road: Greggs
222 London Road: Supreme Butchers
Oddbins
10 London Road: Greggs
Peters Bakery
21 London Road, part 2: Brixton
Pizza Hut
30 London Road: Pizza Hut
R A P Radio
81 London Road: Mazi
Rabbits & Sons
3 London Road: Scope
Richer Sounds
42 London Road: Ideal Beauty (part 2)
Rockbottom
68–70 London Road: Rockbottom
74 London Road: Finjan
Roper’s Stores
152 London Road: Adam’s Cafe
158–162 London Road: G T Stewart
Rosan & Co
144–150 London Road: Panton Close
Royal London
83–85 London Road: Beydağı Food Centre
Royal Parade
Slight postponement of November 2016 article
Rutter Bros
13–15 London Road: Cash Converters
Sainsburys
9–11 London Road: The Ship of Fools
35 London Road: Khan Mobile, London Boyz Toyz, and Nadine Stylist
Sambal Express
Postponement of November 2019 article
Sanders Bros
57 London Road: Diva Hair and Beauty
Scope
3 London Road: Scope
23 London Road: Prestige Barber
Sisley’s
55 London Road
Sport Craft
224 London Road: Gucio Express
Stockwell Hygienic Company
210 London Road: Annys Mini Market
Sure Start
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
Swinton Insurance
29 London Road: Snow Nails & Beauty
61 London Road
The Economic League
89 London Road: Croydon Islamic Community Trust
Threshers
10 London Road: Greggs
Timber Gardens
161–165 London Road: Zodiac Court, Zodiac House, and Timber Gardens (part 3)
Postponement of November 2019 article
210 London Road: Annys Mini Market
Trustee Savings Bank
16 London Road: The Money Shop
Turkish Food Centre
73–77 London Road: Turkish Food Centre
United Association for the Protection of Trade
73–77 London Road: Turkish Food Centre
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 4)
United Friendly
169 London Road: The old Cinatra’s nightclub space
Universal Church of the Kingdom of God
12–14 London Road: H & T Pawnbrokers and Ladbrokes
V E Vandycke
59 London Road: Croydon Food Centre
Vestey Group butchers
51–53 London Road: MBM Halal Meat
154 London Road: Croydon Funeralcare
Victor Value
65 London Road: Savemore World of Frozen Foods
Victoria Wine
37 London Road: Kerr Eyecare
Viscose Development Company
185 London Road: Vistec House (part 3)
Watney’s
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 1)
182–184 London Road: James Chiltern and RB Minicabs (part 2)
Young Women’s Christian Association
145–151 London Road: Praise House (part 1)