Century Road

So named as it was built at the turn of the 19th to 20th century.
From Council minutes, on 12th October 1899 building approved by Geo. Pitt for a new road called Century Road with 22 cottages.

This road no longer exists and the site now has flats on the Belgrave Walk estate.

1953 OS map

1953 OS map

1910 OS Map

1910 OS Map

Occupants in the 1915 street directory:

from Belgrave Walk

1 John E. Hilliard, shopkeeper
2 Edward Kennett
3 John Hornegold
4 George Knight
5 Richard Abrehart
6 James Payn
7 George Palmer
8 F. Wolton
9 Francis Prendergast
10 Cornelius Parker
11 James Wood
12 James Jones
13 James Bryant
14 Edward Field

World War 1 Connections
Lance Sergeant Frederick Parker

Minutes of meetings held by the Croydon Rural District Council are available on request from the Merton Heritage and Local Studies Centre at Morden Library.


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