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This is a list of people who held the office of Mayor of the Municipal Borough of Beckenham, Kent. The office was created in 1935 when Beckenham Urban District was granted a charter of incorporation, and abolished in 1965 when the area was included in the larger London Borough of Bromley.

  • Charter Mayor: Sir Josiah Stamp
  • 1935-36: Dr. James Henry Bennett (died 27 January 1963 aged 96)
  • 1936-37: Reginald Thomas Parker (born 2 November 1881)[1]
  • 1937-38: Dr Reginald Percival S Edden OBE - mention here [1] 1893/May 1894-1971
  • 1938-39: Frank Healey
  • 1939-40: Robert William Jeff (9 February 1878-1954)[2]
  • 1940-41: William Joseph Sampson
  • 1941-42: William Joseph Sampson (second term) - unveiled Beckenham war memorial [file:///C:/Users/Jackie/Downloads/War_Memorials%20(3).pdf]
  • 1942-43: William Joseph Sampson (third term)
  • 1943-44: William Joseph Sampson (fourth term)
  • 1944-45: R S Jackson
  • 1945-46: Conrad Guy Brook 21 May 1892-1976
  • 1946-47: James H Atkins
  • 1947-49: Thomas Boyd Boyd[3] [4]
  • 1949-50: Thomas William Mallett [2]
  • 1950-51: Edward Charles Dixon
  • 1951-52: Charles Percy Christie 1895-1959
  • 1952-53: George Charles William White -
  • 1953-54: William Joseph Sampson (fifth term)
  • 1954-55: Christopher Benjamin Curtis
  • 1955-56: William Duncan[5]
  • 1956-57: David Robert Knox-Johnston 11 April 1910-1970 [3]
  • 1957-58: David Robert Knox-Johnston (second term)
  • 1958-59: Kathleen Agnes Moore [4]
  • 1959-60: William Sidney Robbins
  • 1960-61: Henry T Parkin [5]
  • 1961-62: Alfred William Waller [6]
  • 1962-63: Alfred William Waller (second term)
  • 1963-64: Mrs Daisy E L West MBE
  • 1964-65: Alfred T Johnson
  1. Surveyor and engineer.
  2. Retired civil servant, HM Customs.
  3. Born 21 September 1888 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, died 2 May 1970 in Bromley Registration District
  4. Under the Representation of the People Act 1948 the date of election of mayors was changed from November to May: all mayors elected in November 1947 had their term of office extended until May 1949
  5. "The founder’s grandson, William Duncan, became a director of the firm (Syme & Duncan) in 1925 and was Mayor of Beckenham for 1955/56. During this time, poliomyelitis was the scourge of young adults and William Duncan was President of the National Fund for Polio Research. He was made Alderman in 1959." Copers Cope Farm.
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Lewisham
Paddington
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Shoreditch
Southwark
Stepney
Stoke Newington
Wandsworth
Westminster
Woolwich
Mayors of Municipal and County Boroughs before 1965
Acton

Barking
Barnes
Beckenham
Beddington and Wallington
Bexley
Brentford and Chiswick
Bromley
Chingford
Croydon

Dagenham
Ealing
East Ham
Edmonton
Enfield
Erith
Finchley
Harrow
Hendon
Heston and Isleworth
Hornsey
Ilford
Kingston-upon-Thames
Leyton
Malden and Coombe
Mitcham
Richmond
Romford
Southall
Southgate
Surbiton
Sutton and Cheam
Tottenham
Twickenham
Uxbridge
Walthamstow
Wanstead and Woodford
Wembley
West Ham
Willesden
Wimbledon
Wood Green

Mayors of London Boroughs from 1965
Barking and Dagenham
Barnet
Bexley
Brent
Bromley
Camden
Croydon
Ealing
Enfield
Greenwich
Hackney
Hammersmith and Fulham
Haringey
Harrow
Havering
Hillingdon
Hounslow
Islington
Kensington and Chelsea
Kingston upon Thames
Lambeth
Lewisham
Merton
Newham
Redbridge
Richmond upon Thames
Southwark
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Tower Hamlets
Waltham Forest
Wandsworth
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