As a resource intended to be of interest to both old and new residents and as a reference for the future, we have provided a history section to be expanded with more material as the web site develops. A rough chronological framework is used here to structure the information we have to date on Ruston Mews.






Ruston Mews in the 1960s


The post-war regeneration of London started to affect the Notting Hill area in the 1960s when it became fashionable to live in a mews house. At the time Ruston Mews was a rough cobbled street with a collapsing wall bordering the rough ground leading up to the underground railway. A series of photos have been collected that show the mews at that time.

Ruston Mews looking west c1968
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Ruston Mews looking east c1968
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Ladbroke Grove Station from Ruston Mews c1968
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Ladbroke Grove Station Signal Box c1968
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Underground Train at Station c1968
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Modifying a house in Ruston Mews c1968

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