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City of Westminster

Previous Authorities: Westminster, Marylebone, Paddington
Location:
207-209 Harrow Road, Paddington
Built:
As a Hospital for the Guards Division
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
14 Battery 5th London Brigade RFA 3rd (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)
1936
3rd (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) 256 (17th London) Field Battery (H)
1938
10th (3rd City of London Battalion RF) 64th Field Regiment RA
1947
625 LAA Regiment RA (RE) TA 625 LAA Regiment LAD REME (TA) Last Known Unit
Location:
Drill Hall, Rochester Row
Built:
As a Hospital for the Guards Division
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1923
27th (LEE) AA Battalion RE 304-306 AA Companies
1947
16 Airborne Division Defence and Employment BHQ 10th Battalion The Parachute Regiment (TA)
2010
HQ First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (Princess Royal's Volunteer Corps
Location:
51 Calthorpe Street
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Industrial complex
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
London Mounted Brigade Transport and Supply Column Last Known Unit
Location:
90 Allitsen Road (Formerly Henry Street)
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Residential
Timeline of Resident Units
1920
5th Armoured Car Company Tank Corps
1936
3rd County of London Yeomanry Last Known Unit
Location:
Drill Hall, 17 Dukes Road, Euston Road
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Dance Studio
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ and A-H Company The London Regiment (Artists Rifles)
1936
28th Battalion The London Regiment (Artists Rifles)
1947
21 Special Air Service Signal Squadron 21 Special Air Service Regiment (Artists) (TA) Last Known Unit
Location:
43 Russell Square
Built:
Pre-1914
Status 2014:
Chalmers House – private accommodation
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ South Eastern Mounted Brigade (Kent and Sussex Yeomanry) Last Known Unit
Location:
Yeomanry House/Artillery House, Handel Street, Bloomsbury
Built:
1913 as Territorial Force Association Offices
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ A, B, C, F, G, H Company 1st (City of London Battalion The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)) HQ and 1-3 Battery and Ammunition Column London Brigade RFA
1936
1st City of London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) HQ 90th Field Brigade RA 357th (1st City of London) Field Battery RA 358th (2nd City of London) Field Battery RA 359th (3rd City of London) Field Battery RA 360th (4th City of London) Battery (H)
1947
1st City of London Yeomanry/Rough Riders (TA) (in Yeomanry House) 240 Field Regiment (City of London) RA (TA) (in Artillery House) 290 Field Regiment LAD REME (TA) 1st City of London Yeomanry (Rough Riders) LAD REME (TA)
1965
3 Military Intelligence Battalion
1992
University of London Officers Training Corps
Location:
Drill Hall, 3 Henry Street, Holborn
Built:
Pre-1908 Volunteer HQ

Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ and A, B Sections London Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance

3 London General Hospital RA Medical Corps

Last Known Unit

Location:
10 Stone Buildings, Lincoln’s Inn
Built:
Pre-1908
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
A, B and C Company and Cavalry Squadron, Officers Training Corps
1932
Inns of Court Regiment (Officers Training Corps)
1947
Inns of Court Regiment – Royal Armoured Corps) Inns of Court LAD REME (TA)
1961
Inns of Court and City Yeomanry Royal Armoured Corps
1967
A Company (Inns of Court and City Yeomanry) The London Yeomanry and Territorials
1969
68th (Inns of Court and City Yeomanry) Signal Squadron 71st Signal Regiment (V)
1994
68th (Inns of Court and City Yeomanry) Signal Squadron
2014
68 (Inns of Court City and Essex Yeomanry) Signal Squadron
Location:
Somerset House, The Strand
Built:
1775
Status 2014:
Art Gallery and Cultural Centre
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
15th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) Last Known Unit
Location:
Drill Hall, 2 Duke Street, Charing Cross
Built:
Pre-1908
Status 2014:
Unknown
Timeline of Resident Units
1910
18th (County of London) Battalion (London Irish Rifles)
Location:
Albany Street, Regent's Park Barracks
Built:
Rebuilt 1930s
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1936
33 (St Pancras) AA Battalion RE
1947
568 (M) LAA SL Regiment RA (TA)
1955
AAA Command Disbanded
1992
21 SAS
Location:
58 Buckingham Gate
Built:
Pre-1908
Status 2014:
Office block
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ 16th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Queen’s Westminster Rifles)
1921
16th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment Queen’s Westminster and Civil Service Rifles Last Known Unit
Location:
59 Buckingham Gate
Built:
Pre-1908 Volunteer Force HQ
Status 2014:
Used by Metropolitan Police
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
14th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment (London Scottish)
1936
14th Battalion The London Regiment (London Scottish)
1947
1st Battalion The London Scottish (TA) Last Known Unit
Location:
56 Davies Street, Mayfair
Built:
Pre-1908 HQ Queen Victoria’s Rifles
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
9th (County of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s)
1922
9th London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s Rifles)
1937
Queen Victoria’s Rifles The King’s Royal Rifle Corps
1947
7th Battalion The King’s Royal Rifle Corps (Queen Victoria’s Rifles)
1967
4th (Volunteer) Battalion The Royal Green Jackets
1999
F (Royal Green Jackets) Company The London Regiment
2001
F Company 7th Battalion The Rifles
Location:
95 Horseferry Road, Westminster
Built:
1980
Status 2014:
Active, see last unit on timeline
Timeline of Resident Units
1989
G Company 51st Highland Volunteers
1992
A (London Scottish) Company
2014
A (London Scottish) Company The London Regiment
Location:
15 Deans Yard, Westminster
Built:
Pre-1908
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQs and Engineer Railway Staff Corps Last Known Unit
Location:
Palmer Street, Westminster
Built:
Pre-1908
Status 2014:
Demolished
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
Royal Engineer Signal Companies Army Troops Last Known Unit
Location:
Drill Hall, 1 Everton Road
Built:
1907
Status 2014:
Demolished for Housing and Office Complex
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ and 1st/2nd County of London Yeomanry (Westminster Dragoons) D Squadron East Kent Yeomanry D Squadron West Kent Yeomanry
4th (London) Armoured Car Company (Westminster Dragoons) Royal Tank Regiment
1923
22nd (London) Armoured Car Company (Westminster Dragoons) Royal Tank Regiment
22nd Battalion (Westminster Dragoons) Royal Armoured Corps
1951
The Westminster Dragoons (2nd County of London) Yeomanry
HQ The Berkshire Westminster Dragoons Royal Armoured Corps
1971
HQ (Berkshire and Westminster Dragoons) Squadron The Royal Yeomanry Volunteers
1980
Vacated
Location:
56 Regency Street, Westminster
Built:
Unknown

Status 2014:
Converted to flats
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
HQ and 6 Company Electrical Engineers, RE
1939
6th AA Division Signals

AA Battalion RE

Last Known Unit

Location:
Drill Hall, Tufton Street
Built:
Unknown
Status 2014:
Converted to offices
Timeline of Resident Units
1914
2nd (City of London) Battalion The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)
1922
2nd City of London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)
1937
9th (2nd City of London) Battalion The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) Last Known Unit
Location:
Divisional Engineers Office, Great Western Railway, Paddington
Built:
Leased from Great Western Railway
Status 2014:
Not available
Timeline of Resident Units
1936
151st (Great Western) Railway Construction Company RE (Transportation) Not reactivated
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