In 1997 Gilbeys Yard, was awarded the Evening Standard Award for the Best New Development by a Housing Association

W&A Gilbey Ltd, formed in 1857 was associated with Camden Goods Depot for about 100 years and became the largest drinks firm in the world. 20 acres storing 800,000 gallons. Daily a whole train, the Gilbeys Special, left for the docks to supply distant markets around the world