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Kensington, Middlesex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Kensington and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Family History

After I foumd out that my family lived at 3 Canning Place in 1838 and attended the Holland Street Catholic Chapel, I discovered the RC baptisms of John Rogers Herbert RA artist ...Read full memory

A memory of Kensington by John Dedmsn

Barkers Department Store

I remember my father-in-law taking me to Barkers to look at a commerative board of the employees of Barkers who fought in either the South African campaign or the First ...Read full memory

A memory of Kensington by Jennifer Cook


I grew up in Kensington and have so many fond memories of it from the early 1980's. I remember the video shop that used to be in the Odeon cinema, which is now a Hagaan Dazs cafe. I ...Read full memory

A memory of Kensington by Zianna Mccormick