Pub History in the UK

London Street Directory in 1938 street name changes.

London Street Listings Index in 1921.

The London Street directory for 1938 list some street name changes

London Street renaming - about 1938

In addition to over seven hundred cases of renamed streets , the following is a list of further streets it is proposed to rename shortly.

Old name - new name
Abbey Street, Bethnal Green Road E2 - Buckfast Street
Abingdon Street, Three Colts Lane E2 - Herald Street
Acorn Street, Woolwich SE18 - Corn Street
Adam Street, Potman Square W1 - Robert Adam Street
Adelaide Road, Shepherds Bush W12 - Adelaide Grove
Albert Street, Paddington Green W2 - Consort Street
Albion Place, Portobello Road W11 - Alba Place
Albion Road, Woolwich SE18 - to be incorporated with George Street, Church Street & Dock Yard Rails as Woolwich High Street
Albion Street, Caledonian Road N1 - Balfe Street
Alexabndra Street, West Kensington W14 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Milson Road
Alfred Mews, Notting Hill W11 - Ladbroke Mews
Alfred Place, Bethnal Green E2 - Russia Place
Alfred Street, City Road N1 - Elia Stret
Allen Street, Little Cross Street, Islington N1 - Hawes Street
Alma Road, Canonbury N1 - Harecourt Road
Alma Road, Old Ford Road E2 - Doric Road
Alpha Place, Caledonian Road N1 - Omega Place
Angel Road, Hammersmith W6 - Angel Walk
Arthur Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Cyprus Place
Arundel Street, Stoke Newington N16 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Arundel Grove
Ashby Road, Essex Road N1 - Ashby Grove
Auckland Road, Roman Road E3 - Zealand Road
Avenue (The), Brixtin Hill SW2 - Jebb Avenue
Baker Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Bacton Street
Bartletts Buildings, Earl Street EC2 - Bartletts Place
Belgrave Street, Kings Cross WC1 - Belgrave Street
Bendall Street, Lisson Grove NW1 - to be incorporated with Bury Place & Bell Street under the name of Bell Street
Bishops Road, Bayswater W2 - Bishops Bridge Road
Bishops Road, Cambridge Road E2 - Bishops Way
Blake Road, Fulham SW6 - Blake Gardens
Bond Street, Vauxhall Cross SW8 - Bondway
Bonneville Road, Clapham SW4 - Bonneville Gardens
Brewers Yard, Islington Green - Collins Yard
Bridge STreet, Greenwich SE10 - to be incorporated under the name of Creek Road
Broad Yard, Essex Road N1 - Quick Place
Broadway, Hammersmith W6 - Hammersmith Broadway
Brooklands Road, Blackheath SE3 - Brooklands Park
Brownspring Road, New Eltham SE9 - Brownspring Drive
Brunswick Road, Upper Holloway N19 - Macdonald Road
Brunswick Street, Barnsbury N1 - Reid Street
Buckingham Mews, Portobello Road W11 - to be incorporated with Portobello Road
Bulstrode Mews, Marylebone Lane W1 - Bulstrode Place
Burgoyne Road, Bow E3 - to be incorporated with Lawfrnac Road as Lanfranc Road
Burlington Road, Westbourne Park W2 - to be incorporated with St Atephens Square & St Stephens Road as St Stephens Gardens
Bury Place, Edgware Road NW1 - to be incorporated with Bendall Street & Bell Street under the name of Bell Street
Bury Street, Bloomsbury WC1 - Bury Place
Butcher Row, Deptford Green SE8 - Borthwick Street
Cambridge Circus, Hackney Road E2 - Cambridge Crescent
Cambridge Place, Paddington W2 - Norfolk Place
Cambridge Road, Hammersmith W6 - Cambridge Grove
Cambridge Street, Bethnal Green Road E2 - Jersey Terrace
Camden Street, Bethnal Green Road E2 - Ellsworth Street
Camden Street, Islington Green N1 - Whadcoat Street
Canterbury Road, Old Kent Road SE15 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Ilderton Road
Canterbury Terrace, Balls Pond N1 - Kingsbury Terrace
Cardigan Street, Islington N1 - Bagford Street
Carlisle Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Stenhouse Street
Caroline Street, Bedford Square WC1 - Adeline Place
Cedar Road, Fulham SW6 - Cedarne Road
Chancellor Road, Dulwich SE21 - Chancello Grove
Chapel Street, Hackney Road E2 - Arline Terrace
Chapel STreet, Hammersmith W6 - School Street
Charles Street, Barnsbury N7 - Corrall Road
Charles Street, Somers Town NW1 - to be incorporated with the south side of Clarendon Square & Phoenix Street under the name of Phoenix Road
Charlotte Place, Clapham SW4 - Charlotte Row
Charlotte Place, Plumstead SE18 - Evins Place
Charlotte Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Helston Street
Charlotte Street, Caledonian Road N1 - Carnegie Street
Charlotte Street, Plumstead SE18 - Perrott Street
Chartham Road, West Norwood SE27 - Chartham Grove
Chestnut Road, Plumstead SE18 - Chestnut Rise
Chester Mews, Regents Park NW1 - Chester Terrace Mews
Chester Place, Plumstead SE18 - Chester Grove
Chester Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Burnham Street
Chester Terrace, Hammersmith W6 - Rowan Terrace
Chichester Street, Harrow Road W2 - Kinnaird Street
Christchurch Road, Hampstead NW3 - Christchurch Hill
Christ Church Street, Greenwich SE10 - Christchurch Way
Church Lane, Islington N1 - St Marys Path
Church Passage, Greenwich SE10 - St Alfege Passage
Church Place, Queens Park W10 - to be incorporated with & under the name of St Johns Terrace
Church Street, Greenwich SE10 - Greenwich Church Street
Church Street, Woolwich SE18 - to be incorporated with Albion Road, George Street & Dock Yard Rails as Woolwich Church Street
Circus (The), Greenwich SE10 - to be incorporated with Gloucester Place as Gloucester Circus
Claremont Street, Hackney Road E2 - Claredale Street
Clarence Lane, Islington N1 - Clare Lane
Clarence Street, Islington N1 - Burgh Street
Clarence Street, Whitechapel E1 - Cranberry Street
Clarendon Square, Somers Town NW1 - the north side to be incorporated with Gee Street & Hampden Street under the name of Ploygon Toad; the south side to be incorporated with Charles Street & Phoenix Street under the name of Phoenix Road
Clarendon Street, Harrow Road W2 - Clarendon Crescent
Clifton Road, Shepherds Bush W12 - Clifton Avenue
Clifton Street, Notting Hill W11 - Poynter Street
Colemans buildings, Shepherds Bush W12 - Askew Buildings
College Street, Putney SW15 - Wadham Road
Compton Street, Regent Square WC1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Tavistock Place
Cornwall Street, Fulham SW6 - Rumbold Road
Cottage Place, Statewell Rents E2 - Darsham Place
Coventry Street, Bethnal Green E1 & E2 - Coventry Road
Cranbrook Road, Green Street E2 - Cranbrook Terrace
Cromwell Road, Upper Holloway N19 - Ireton Road
Cross Court, Graham Street N1 - Graham Court
Cross Street, St Peter Street E2 - Bempton Street
Cross Keys Mews, Marylebone Lane W1 - Cross Keys Close
Crown Yard, Temple Street E2 - Crown Works
Culmore Road, Balham SW12 - Culmore Cross
Cumberland Mews, Regents Park NW1 - Cumberland Terrace
Cumberland Street, Barnsbury N7 - Ponder Street
Denbigh Mews, Notting Hill W11 - Denbigh Close
Denmark Road, Barnsbury Road N1 - Dewey Road
Denmark Street, Islington N1 - Dignum Street
Devonport Mews, Radnor Place W2 - Radnor Mews
Devonport Street, Hyde Park W2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Sussex Place
Devonshire Street, Bloomsbury WC1 - Boswell Street
Dorset Mews, East Road N1 - Dorset Works
Dorset Mews, Islington N1 - Dove Road
Dorville Road, Hammersmith W6 - Dorville Crescent
Douglas Place, Bayswater W2 - Redan Place
Down Place, Plumstead SE18 - to be incorporated with Down Place under the name of Foreland Street
Earl Street, Lisson Grove NW8 - Broadley Street
East Street, Caledonian Road N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Gifford Street
East STreet, Charlton SE7 - Eastmoor Street
East Chapel Street, Curzon Street W1 - Trebeck Street
Edith Road, Peckham SE15 - Gautrey Road
Edward Street, City Road N1 - Micawber Street
Elizabeth Place, Bayswater W2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Poplar Place
Elm Gardens, Hammersmith W9 - to be incorporated with Elm Grove as Bute Gardens
Elm Grove, Hammersmith Road W6 - to be incorporated with Elm Gardens as Bute Gardens
Eton Street, Regents Park NW1 - Edis Street
Fairfield Road, Charlton SE7 - Fairfield Grove
Foxs Buildings, Peter Street E2 - Foxs Yard
Francis Street, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with & under Charlotte Terrace
Francis Street, Gower Street WC1 - to be incorporated with Torrington Place as Torrington Place
Francis Street, Weymouth Terrace E2 - Weymouth Place
Frederick Place, Ampton Street WC1 - Ampton Place
Gee Street, St Pancras NW1 - to be incorporated with Hampden Street & north side of Clarendon Square as Polygon Road
George Street, Hanover Square W1 - St George Street
George Street, Woolwich SE18 - to be incorporated withAlbion Road & Church Street & Dock Yard rails as Woolwich Church Street
Gerrard Street, Islington N1 - Gerrard Road
Gladstone Street, Upper Hollloway N19 - Christie Street
Glengall Road, Millwall E14 - Glengall Grove
Gloucester Place, Greenwich SE10 - to be incorporated with The Circus as Gloucester Circus
Gordon Place, Tavistock Square WC1 - Endsleigh Place
Gordon Street, City Road N1 - Quick Street
Grace Street, Barnsbury N1 - Shirley Street
Grafton Road, Holloway N7 - Eburne Road
Grafton Street, Tottenham Court Road WC1 & W1 - Grafton Way
Great Earl Street, Seven Dials WC2 - to be incorporated with Little Earl Street as Earlham Street
Great White Lion Street, Seven Dials WC2 - to be incorporated with Little White Lion Street under the name of Mercer Street
Green Street, Paddington Green W2 - to be incorporated with North Wharf Road
Grosvenor Street, Grosvenor Park SE5 - Urlwin Street
Grove (The), Hammersmith W6 - Hammersmith Grove
Grove (The), Hampstead NW3 - Hampstead Grove
Grove Mews, Portobello Road W11 - Name to be abolished & entrance numbered 221 Portobello Road
Grove Road, Abbey Wood SE2 - Abbey Terrace
Hale Street, Islington N1 - Rees Street
Hamilton Road, Grove Road E3 - Haverfield Road
Hampden Street, Harrow Road W2 - Hampden Crescent
Hampden Street, Somers Town NW1 - to be incorporated with Gee Street & the north side of Clarendon Square as Polygon Road
Hanover Street, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with Noel Street as Noel Road
Hardings Street, Islington N! - Battishill Street
Hare Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Cheshire Street
Havelock Place, Bethnal Green E2 - Gathorne Street
Havelock Road, West Kensington W14 - Irving Road
Henrietta Street, Hackney Road E2 - Allgood Street
Henry Street, Woolwich SE18 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Frances Street
Hereford Buildings, Cheshire Street E2 - Cheshire Buildings
Hill Street, Woolwich SE18 - Hillreach
Hope Street, Holloway Road N7 - Geary Street
James Street, Paddington W2 - to be incorporated with & under Cleveland Terrace
Joseph Street, Woolwich SE18 - Glenalvon Place
Kent House Lane, Sydenham SE26 - Bell Green Lane
Keppel Street, Great Guildford Street SE1 - Keppel Row
King Edward Street, Islington N1 - Bromfield Street
Landor Road, Shepherds Bush W12 - Landor Walk
Lawfranc Road, Romas Road E3 - to be incorporated with Burgoyne Road as Lanfranc Road
Little Camden Street, Camden Town NW1 - Selous Street
Little Charles Place, Kentish Town NW1 - Charles Close
Little Cross Street, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with Spencer Street as Shillingford Street
Little Cumming Street, Kings Cross N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Fife Terrace
Little Drummond Street, Euston Square NW1 - Crace Street
Little Duke Street, Stamford Street SE1 - Duchy Place
Little Earl Street, Seven Dials WC2 - to be incorporated with Great Earl Street as Earlham Street
Little Howland Street, Tottenham Court Road W1 - Cypress Place
Little King Street, Camden Town NW1 - Kings Terrace
Little Pierrepont Row, High Street N1 - Pierrepont Row
Little Pulteney Street, Wardour Street W1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Brewer Street
Little Randolph Street, Camden Town NW1 - Rousden Street
Little White Lion Street, Seven Dials WC2 - to be incorporated with Great White Lion Street & under the name of Mercer Street
Liverpool Street, Islington N1 - Layton Road
London Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with Winchester Street as Dunbridge Street
Long Lane, Abbey Wood SE2 - Longleigh Lane
Manchester Buildings, Menotti Street E2 - Menotti Buildings
Market Street, Barnsbury N7 - Wheelwright Street
Marlborough Road, Dalston E8 - Marlborough Avenue
Mary Ann Street, North Woolwich E16 - Mary Rose Street
Masons Avenue, Plumstead SE18 - Ashlar Place
Miles Street, Hammersmith W6 - Theresa Road
Mitre Street, Webber Street SE1 - Mitre Road
Montagu Mews, Hammersmith W6 - Shortlands Mews
Montagu Street, Hammersmith W6 - to be incorporated with & under the name of shortlands
Montpelier Road, Hammersmith W6 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Worlidge Street
Montpelier Road, Upper Holloway N19 - Rickthorne Road
Moreland Street, Finsbury Park N4 - Woodfall Road
Morris Street, Woolwich SE18 - Morris Walk
Mortimer Road, Notting Hill W11 - Mortimer Square
Mount Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Swanfield Street
Mount Street, Charlton SE7 - to be incorporated with & under Maryon Road
Murray Street, Hoxton N1 - Murray Grove
Myrtle Street, Woolwich SE18 - Bunton Street
Nelson Street, St Peter Street E2 - Nelson Gardens
New Road, Woolwich SE18 - Woolwich New Road
New Street, Hammersmith W6 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Hampshire Hog Lane
New Inn Yard, Tottenham Court Road W1 - Inn Yard
Newton Street, Hoxon N1 - Newton Grove
Nightingale Lane, Greenwich SE10 - Westgrove Lane
Noel Street, Bermondsey SE1 - Christmas Street
Noel Street, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with Hanover Street as Noel Road
Norfolk Mews west, London Street W2 - London Mews
Norfolk Road, Bayswater W11 - Needham Road
Norland Road north, Notting Hill W11 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Norland Road
North Street, Charlton SE7 - Heringham Road
Northampton Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with Satchwell Rents as Satchwell Road
Orange Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with Satchwell Rents as Satchwell Road
Ormiston Road, Shepherds Bush W12 - Ormiston Grove
Paddington Street, Finsbury Park N4 - Biggerstaff Street
Palmerston Road, Wandsworth SW18- Avening Road
Paradise Road, Wandsworth SW18 - Avening Road
Paradise Road, Highbury New Park N5 - Collins Road
Paradise Row, Hammersmith W6 - Eden Row
Paradise Street, Marylebone W1 - Moxon Street
Park Place, Sale Street E2 - Welwyn Street
Park Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Welwyn Street
Park Street, Islington N1 - Islington Park Street
Park Street, Latimer Road W10 - Latimer Place
Park Street, Stoke Newington N16 - Yoakley Road
Parliament Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Witan Street
Payne Street, Islington N1 - Cave Street
Peter Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Rhoda Street
Phoenix Street, Somers Town NW1 - to be incorporated with Charles Street & south side of Clarendon Square as Phoenix Road
Plough Road, Rotherhithe SE16 - Plough Way
Pratt Street, Lambeth Road SE11 - Pratt Walk
Princes Court, Bethnal Green E2 - Padbury Court
Princes Place, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Fountain Street
Prospect Place, Bethnal Green E2 - Prospet Walk
Providence Place, Russia Lane E2 - Poulton Street
Providence Place, Shepherds Bush W12 - Shepherds Bush Place
Queens Place, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Raynor Place
Queens Road, Bayswater W2 - Queensway
Queens Road, St Johns Wood NW8 - Queens Grove
Ralph Street, Holloway N7 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Kinloch Street
Red Lion Street, Woolwich SE18 - Leon Street
Richard Street, Liverpool Road N1 - Ritchie Street
Richmond Place, Fulham SW6 - Empress Place
Richmond Road, Barnsbury N1 - Richmond Avenue
Richmond Street, Barnsbury N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Matilda Street
River Street, Putney SW15 - Waterman Street
Robert Street, Gosset Street E2 - Roberta Street
Russell Road, Hammersmith W6 - Rutland Grove
St Albans Road, Victoria Road W8 - portion eastward of Victoria Road incorporated with & under the name of Victoria Grove; portion westward of Victoria Road renamed St Albans Grove
St Albans Road north, Kensington W8 - Ansdell Terrace
St Andrews Road, Stoke Newington N16 - St Andrews Grove
St Andrews Street, Bethnal Green E2 - St Andrews Walk
St James Road, Victoria Park E2 - St James Avenue
St Judes Street, Old Bethnal Green Road E2 - St Judes Road
St Marys Road, Canonbury N1 - St Marys Grove
St Pauls Road, Camden Town NW1 - Agar Grove
St Peters Square, St Peter Street E2 - St Peters Close
St Stephens Road, Westbourne Park W2 - to be incorporated with Burlington Road & St Stephens Square as St Stephens Gardens
St Thomas Road, Fulham SW6 - St Thomas Way
Salisbury Street, Hoxton N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Grange Street
Satchwell Rents, Bethnal Green Road E2 - to be incorporated with Orange Street as Satchwell Road
Seaton Street, Hampstead Road NW1 - Seaton Place
Shaftesbury Road east, Hammersmith W6 - Ravenscourt Place
Shepherds Place, Kennington SE11 - Harold Place
Short Street, Hoxton N1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Aske Street
Short Street, Plumstead SE18 - Short Place
Shrubbery Road, Lewisham SE13 - Sundermead Road
Sidney Street, Victoria Park E2 - Longman Street
Smiths Cottages, Holloway N7 - Alsen Cottages
Somers Place, Cambridge Square W2 - Somers Crescent
Southampton Street, Pentonville Road N1 - Calshot Street
Spencer Road, Holloway N7 - Caedmon Road
Spencer Street, Islington N1 - to be incorporated with Little Cross Street & Shillingford Street
Spring Street, Canonbury N1 - Braes Street
Stamford Road, Fulham SW6 - Holmead Road
Stanhope Street, Hyde Park W2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Stanhope Terrace
Stanley Road, Balls Pond N1 - Burder Road
Stanley Road, Fulham SW6 - Michael Road
Station Road, Shepherds Bush W12 - Starfield Road
Sutton Place, Sutton Street W1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Falconberg Mews
Tavistock Street, Bethnal Green E2 - Saltash Street
Theresa Mews, Hammersmith W6 - Theresa Street
Thurlow Place, Bethnal Green E2 - Globe Terrace
Trinity Street, Islington N1 - Batchelor Street
Trinity Street, Woolwich SE18 - Warspite Road
Union Buildings, Long Street E2 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Union Walk
Union Court, Hammersmith W6 - Foreman Court
Union Mews, Orleston Road N7 - Orleton Mews
Union Mews, Ridinghouse Street W1 - Bourlet Close
Union Street, Woolwich SE18 - Macbean Street
Victoria Mews, Old Ford Road E2 - Elsden Mews
Victoria Place, Bayswater W2 - Bridstow Place
Victoria Road, Charlton SE7 - Victoria Way
Victoria Road, Holloway Road N7 - Chillingworth Road
Walmer Road, Plumstead SE18 - Walmer Terrace
Warner Street, Barnsbury N7 - Oldershaw Road
Waterloo Road, Bishops Road E2 - Waterloo Gardens
Waterloo Street, Hammersmith W6 - Macbeth Street
Waverley Road, Harrow Road W2 - Waverley Walk
Wellesley Street, City Road N1 - Wellesley Terrace
Wellington Road, Hammersmith W6 - Wellington Walk
Wells Mews, Shepherds Bush W12 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Wells Road
West Place, Putney SW15 - to be incorporated with Myrtle Cottages & Glegg Place
West Street, Charlton SE7 - Westmoor Street
West Chapel Street, Curzon Street W1 - to be incorporated with & under the name of Hertford Street
Weymouth Mews, Weymouth Terrace E2 - to be redescribed as 1a Weymouth Terrace
Wharf Road, Latimer Road W10 - Bard Road
Wharf Road, Uxbridge Road W12 - Coal Wharf Road
White Horse Yard, Essex Road N1 - Horse Yard
William Street, Woolwich SE18 - Calderwood Street
Wilton Street, Islington N1 - Wilton Villas
Winchester Place, Winchester Street E2 - Dunbridge Place
Winchester Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with London Street as Dunbridge Street
Winchester Street, Pentonville Road N1 - Killick Street
Wood Street, Bethnal Green E2 - to be incorporated with Woods Close as Wood Close
Woods Cottages, Bloomfield Road SE18 - to be redescribed as 85 & 87 Bloomfield Road
York Place, Battersea SW11 - to be redescribed as 114 York Road
York Place, Hammersmith W6 - to be incorporated with Fulham Palace Road
York Road N1 & N7 - York Way
York Terrace, Clapham SW4 - Lendal Terrace

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