Publisher: Amberley Publishing (November 1, 2010)
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An inter-war suburb of North West London, Kingsbury - now a part of the Borough of Brent - has past due Saxon origins. that includes over a hundred and seventy interesting photos and illustrations, a few hardly ever noticeable, Kingsbury via Time charts the area's improvement. writer Geoffrey Hewlett takes in Fryent, The Hyde, Roe eco-friendly, Grove Park and Queensbury, which jointly create the suburb we all know this day. We see the effect of the 1st global battle and the development of the Stanmore extension to the Metropolitan line on what had hitherto been a rural region. photos of individuals, locations, shipping, relaxation and recreation hide the previous hundred years and extra. making plans schemes promoted new roads and polo pitches gave strategy to airfields. This learn of Kingsbury compares for the 1st time what the world might have been to what it has develop into.