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London Borough of Islington

Previous Authorities: Islington, Finsbury
Location:
Drill Hall, 17 Penton Street, Pentonville
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Demolished and now Public Carriage Office
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
11th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Finsbury Rifles)
1939
12th (Finsbury Rifles) Light AA Regiment RA

Last Known Unit

Location:
39 Finsbury Square
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Now an office complex
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ and A-D Squadron City of London Yeomanry (Rough Riders)

Last Known Unit

Location:
Ashford House, Worship Street
Built:
1952
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1953
39 Signal Regiment
1996
144 Parachute Medical Sqadron
2002
3 (V) Military Intelligence Battalion
2004
3 Military Intelligence Battalion
Location:
112 Shaftesbury Street, City Road
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
4th (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment
1938
4th (City of London) Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Last Known Unit

Location:
Armoury House, Finsbury Barracks, City Road
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HAC

4 x Companies Infantry

2 x Horse Artillery Batteries

1933
HAC Infantry Battalion

167 Field Ambulance

11th (HAC and City of London Yeomanry) Brigade RHA A Battery and B Battery

600 (City of London) Squadron Royal Auxiliary Air Force

2014
Honourable Artillery Company
Location:
Drill Hall, Barnsley Park, Islington
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
1st and 2nd London Royal Garrison Artillery

Last Known Unit

Location:
130 Bunhill Row, Finsbury
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
5th (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment

8th (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment

1936
(City of London) Yeomanry Battery RHA The London Rifle Brigade, The Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own)

Last Known Unit

Location:
Drill Hall, Offord Road
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ Battery and Ammunition Column 1 & 2 London RGA
1947

353 HAA Regiment RA (TA)

353 HAA Wk/shop REME (TA)

Location:
363 Liverpool Road
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1939
64th Medium Regiment RA

Last Known Unit

Location:
Parkhurst Road, Holloway
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Empty awaiting re-development
Timeline of Resident Units
1947

114 Army Engineer Regiment RE

217 Engineer Squadron

56 (Armoured) Division Provost Company

1960
217 (London) Field Squadron RE (V)
1992
217 Field Squadron (EOD) RE (V)

Last Known Unit

Location:
Wenlock Street
Built:
1930s
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1992
144 Parachute Medical Squadron RAMC

Last Known Unit

Location:
Holderness House, Clifton Street
Built:
New building 1990
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1990
C Company 4th Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
2002
RY Band
2014
Council of RFCAs

Royal Yeomanry Band

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