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This is a list of chairmen of Walthamstow Urban District Council, Essex.The office was created when the urban district came into being on 1 January 1895 under the terms of the Local Government Act 1894.

  • 1895-1896 John Charles Compton (23 May 1826 - 4 February 1908)
  • 1896-1897 F. Challis
  • 1897-1898 John Anderson
  • 1898-1899 C. James
  • 1899-1900 C.J. Geary
  • 1900-1901 F.J. Trice
  • 1901-1902 D. Ogilvie
  • 1902-1903 Edward Good
  • 1903-1904 C. Day
  • 1904-1905 Charles James Wilkes
  • 1905-1906 W. Roberts
  • 1906-1907 Richard Groves Woolley [1]
  • 1907-1908 William Greenshields
  • 1908-1909 Harry Brown
  • 1909-1910 Harry Brown (second term)
  • 1910-1911 Frederick T.C. Bristow [2]
  • 1911-1912 Charles Hubert Pollard [3]
  • 1912-1913 Charles William Fisher
  • 1913-1914 T. How
  • 1914-1915 Henry Pearce Martin
  • 1915-1916 Adolphus Attwell (1854- 30 January 1926)[4]
  • 1916-1917 John Carpenter Hammond
  • 1917-1918 Charles Watkins
  • 1918-1919 J.W. West
  • 1919-1920 Alfred Eve
  • 1920-1921 Jabez Lyne
  • 1921-1922 William James McGuffie [5]
  • 1922-1923 D.J. Quinn
  • 1923-1924 A.J.D. Llewellyn
  • 1924-1925 W.H. Shaw
  • 1925-1926 G. Gibbons
  • 1926-1927 Mrs. Catherine McEntee,
  • 1927-1927 Henry Frost
  • 1928-1927 Montague Frank Watcham [6]
  • 1929 William James McGuffie (second term)

See List of Mayors of Walthamstow

Walthamstow received its charter [1] in 1929, and became a municipal borough, with a mayor replacing the office of chairman.

Based on [2]

  1. Born 1853
  2. Died 1938 aged 66
  3. Born 1869
  4. Builder and contractor. Also a county alderman. Obituary with photograph in Chelmsford Chronicle 5 February 1926.
  5. School named after him, and mentionedhere
  6. Born 1886, died 1967
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