House clearance Kingsbury HA3, NW9
Few little facts about Kingsbury
Kingsbury is a town in the London Borough of Brent. Its name means 'The King's Manor'. Kingsbury was historically a small parish in the Hundred of Gore and county of Middlesex. Until the 19th century, it was largely rural with only scattered settlements. Oliver Goldsmith lived at Hyde Farm in the Kingsbury from 1771 to 1774. David William Murray, 3rd Earl of Mansfield was buried at St Andrew's Churchyard in 1840.
John Logiebairds experimental transmissions from England to Berlin, Germany, were transmitted from the stable block of Kingsbury Manor, now the Veterans Club in Roe Green Park. Footballer Stuart Pearce although born in Shepherds Bush, grew up in Kingsbury before he signed professional terms with Coventry City.