Carew Road

Road that runs from south west end with Feltham Road, to north east end with Locks Lane.

2nd August, 1951

Labour councillor Tom RUFF … said that the POLE-CAREW family once owned land in Mitcham and Carew Road was named after them.

1950s map of Carew Road

1950s map of Carew Road


From the minutes of the
Croydon Rural District Council
Roads and Buildings Committee
Volume VIII 1902 – 1903
15th May 1902
page 111

2. Deposited Plans. – The Buildings Sub-Committee reported that they had carefully examined al the plans of new streets and buildings deposited since the last meeting, and on their recommendation, it was Resolved:-
(a) That the undermentioned be approved:

No. 2140, Mizen Bros., 6 cottages, Carew Road, Mitcham

Occupants in the 1911 street directory

1,Martin ADAMS
2,Herbert S HUTT
3,Frank Charles FOLGER
4,William RINGROVE
5,Charles HIGGS
6,George TOWERS
7,Thomas WHITE
8,Albert FULLER
9,George KEEN
10,William WHITE


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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