Minutes of meetings held by the Mitcham Borough Council are available on request from the Merton Heritage and Local Studies Centre at Morden Library.
From the minutes of the
General Purposes Committee
October 15, 1946
13. “The Canons”
– Read letter from the Mitcham Athletic Club enquiring whether electric light could be installed in the bathroom, dressing room and stairs of “The Canons,” the use of which had been granted to then.
Resolved, That such electric lighting be installed at the cost of the Council.
Source: Proceedings of the Council and committees, Mitcham Borough Council, Volume 12 1945-46, page 1014