The Albany, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey
Buildings in this area date from the nineteenth century or before
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The Albany is a road in the KT2 postcode area
Broom Close, TW11 Broom Close is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district. Broom Park, TW11 Broom Park is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district. Clarence Street, KT1 Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen opened the street in 1828, when she was Duchess of Clarence. Marina Way, TW11 Marina Way is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district. Parkleys, TW10 The Parkleys estate was built in the mid-1950s and was Grade-II listed in 1998. Sopwith Way, KT2 Sopwith Way commemorates Thomas Sopwith, aviation pioneer, who set up a factory near the east end of the road and where his earliest aircraft were made.
The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is the oldest of the Royal Boroughs in England and Wales, with great historical interest.
The main town in the borough, Kingston upon Thames, has existed on the banks of the River Thames in south-west London for thousands of years, with the oldest relics being aged at around 300 000 years old. Many Roman relics have also been found in the surrounding areas.