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by bermondseyboy
Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Drummond Road
Replies: 6
Views: 35

Re: Drummond Road

Drummond Road 1964-1.jpg
Drummond Road 1964 Between Tranton Road and Jamaica Road
by bermondseyboy
Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: Tubby Isaacs
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Tubby Isaacs

Tubby Isaacs1.jpg Tubby Isaacs - Photo from Pie and Mash Thanks. I Remember when my Mum and Dad would be drinking in the Pagoda and at chucking out time would all jump in there cars, those that had one and head of to Tubby Isaacs or Barney's, Aldgate for some Eels or cockles etc. Of Course the driv...
by bermondseyboy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Snowsfields
Replies: 9
Views: 68

Re: Snowsfields

Snowfields 1935.jpg
Snowfields 1935 News Agent and Housing
Looking from number 28 down the street to number 18
by bermondseyboy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 87
Views: 878

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

Posted by johnoj Bermondsey Boy I can only remember the Globe as a cinema and never as a pub It must have been converted pretty late in the day. Can anyone remember the the shop next to the other cinema SPO, Sausages Potato and Onion, as I remember, it was a wonderful place to go for a feed on a ver...
by bermondseyboy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 87
Views: 878

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

Route 36 tram [21] at Bricklayers Arms.jpg Route 36 tram [21] at Bricklayers Arms/Old Kent Road junction.The area is now the Bricklayers Arms flyover. The tram is entering the Bricklayers arms junction. The building on the right is the Old Kent Picture house (the billboards for "Coming Attract...
by bermondseyboy
Sun Mar 26, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: PAGES WALK.
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: PAGES WALK.

Harold Estate 1932-1.jpg Harold Estate 1934 Under Construction.jpg Harold Estate kitchen.jpg The Bermondsey Borough Council carried out an active programme of slum clearance and council house and flat building in the 1920s and 1930s. The Harold Estate was unusual in that much of the site had previo...
by bermondseyboy
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SOUTHWARK PARK.
Replies: 7
Views: 62

Re: SOUTHWARK PARK.

Rotherhithe Caraytids A big thanks to Bermondseybeat (Phil) for sending them to me. All credits go to GaryMagold (Friends of Southwark Park) B0524Caryatides1.jpg B0525Caryatides2.jpg B0530RotherhtiheCaryatidesSouthwarkPark18052011-4.jpg B0531RotherhtiheCaryatidesSouthwarkPark18052011-5.jpg B0533Rot...
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 23, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 49
Views: 407

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Haddon Hall Harvest Festival 1921
haddon hall enlarged.jpg
Haddon Hall Baptist Church1.jpg
Haddon Hall 1921
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 49
Views: 407

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Hi Fosney Another great find, Thanks. I'm with you on this one, it's not the building I remember. Ive had a look at the photo of the OKR with Haddon Hall in background, trying to see any similarities, ie bell tower? I suppose over the years the building could have been subject to many changes. Bermo...
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge
Replies: 21
Views: 276

Re: Tower Bridge

Hi Rick Tell your Kids your not mad, nearly every Bermondsey Boy at one time or another stood on the center of the bridge waiting for that Bus or lorry, the bigger the better, go past. It was the strangest feeling. My Father in Law worked in the control tower for the bridge some 40 odd years ago mai...

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