Clock House District

Famous Beckenham people and the Clock House District

No.ForenameSurnameProfession etc.SexLocations within Clock House District *
1Dame JulieAndrewsSingerFCromwell Road, Hayne Road, Woodbrook School
2Dr F ABartonScientist/BalloonistMBeckenham Road, Croydon Road Rec
3HughBean CBEMusicianMCroydon Road, BCSB
4Dame FloellaBenjaminTV Presenter and Life PeerFMackenzie Road
5EnidBlytonAuthorFFive Roads, Four Schools, One Church
6CareyBlytonComposerMElm Road, Sidney Road, Library, BCSB
7RobBonnetTV & Radio Sports ReporterMHayne Road, Woodbrook School
8RobertBorrowmanHistorian 1910MAll over Beckenham
9Col Sgt FrankBourneSoldierMKings Hall Road
10SydneyBoxDramatist/Film MakerMBalgowan Road and Technical School
11BettyBoxFilm MakerFRavenscroft Road
12Sir PeircyBrettAdmiralMThe Clock House
13HaroldBrideTitanic Radio OperatorMTechnical School
14AdrianBrineActorMBCSB
15Lady AnnabellaByronPhilanthropistFThe Clock House
16GordonCarrComposerMBeckenham Road
17WesleyCarrDean of Westminster AbbeyMBeckenham Road
18ArthurCarrSalvation Army Chief of StaffMBeckenham Road
19HenryCarrArtist and tutorMBeckenham Schol of Art
20PatriciaCarrollMusician - PianistFBCSG
21DavidCaseAir CommodoreMBCSB
22AlbemarleCatorLandownerMThe Clock House
23PhyllisChaseArtistFQueens Road, St Christophers School
24GrahamClarkeArtist and authorMBCSB, BSA
25PaulCreswickAuthorMKings Hall Road
26CharlesDarwinScientistMBeckenham Road
27WalterDe La MarePoetMMackenzie Road
28Syme &DuncanBuildersMBeckenham Road
29WilliamEdenLand ownerMWest Beckenham area
30Edith MargeryFoxHeadmistressFBCSG
31PeterFramptonRock StarMBCSB
32ThomasFreethArtistMBSA
33JohnFrostSingerMCromwell Road, Sidney Road
34MonicaFurlongWomen's RightsFLennard Road, Holy Trinity Church
35EllenGandySwimmerFBSC
36DuncanGoodhewOlympic Swimmer - BronzeMBSC
37EdwinGreenfieldArtistMTech and BSA
38L/Cpl JohnHarman VCSoldierMShrewsbury Road
39C. WalterHodgesArtistMCromwell Road
40SheilaHodgsonAuthorFCroydon Road,
41EricInmanHistorianMCroydon Road Rec
42Captain O PJonesAirline PilotMTechnical School
43WolfeKassemoffArtistMBSA
44JohnMannActor -Dick Barton's #2MCromwell Road
45JohnMantleFilm MakerMCroydon Road, Broomfield Road
46CatherineMarshPhilanthropistFAll of Beckenham
47JefferyMatthewsStamp DesignerMKings Hall Road
48JohnMilesGraphic DesignerMBSA
49BobMonkhouseActorMb. Bromley Road, performed many places
50DavidMunroImpresarioMBCSB, Village Way,
51MaryPotterArtistFBeckenham Road, St Christopher's School
52AlisonPrinceArtistFBCSG
53MrsRichardsRestaurateurFBeckenham Road
54MollieRussell-SmithArtist and poetFCromwell Road, BSA
55GeoffryRussell-SmithComposerMClock House Road
56LionelSawkinsMusic EditorMAldersmead Road
57Frank & PeggySpencerBallroom DancerMRoyston Road
58VictorThorntonTheatrical Director and BJ ownerMTechnical School
59NancyTonkinAuthor & AnglerFBlandford Road
60SusanTonkinRAF Group CaptainFBlandford Road, BCSG
61GeorgeUnderwoodArtistMBSA
62DerekUnderwoodCricketerMBCSB
63FrancisWeissAuthorMLibrary
64MargaretWellingtonSwimmerFBSC
65L.W. 'Jumbo'WhiteHeadmasterMBCSB
66T. W. 'Tom'WilliamsCreator of Top of the FormMTech and BCSB
67NancyWisemanEducationalistFBCSG
68GarnetFrostArtist + Save the Studio/LibraryMCromwell Road and Clock House Parade

 

Abbreviations BCSB Beckenham County School for Boys
  BCSG Beckenham County School for Girls
  BSA Beckenham School of Art
  BSC Beckenham Swimming Club