The ‘moon’ part of this Wetherspoon pub’s name links it with the ideal pub described by George Orwell. The well-known writer called his fictitious pub ‘Moon Under Water’. The Moon on the Hill opened here, on Station Road, in 1991. The building was previously a general store. Until 1979, it had been Wheatlands Furniture Shop for over 60 years. Station Road is the centuries-old Greenhill Lane, first recorded in AD1273.
A collection of old adverts from businesses in the local area.
Prints of Kenton.
Top: Lord Northwick, 1811-88, Lord of the Manor of Harrow Centre: Kenton Lane Farm, 1811
Above: London-Birmingham train approaching Kenton, 1837.
A photograph of The ‘Rest’ Hotel, Harrow.
A photograph of St Leonards Church, Kenton.
External photograph of the building – main entrance.
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