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by bermondseyboy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:57 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Old Kent Road & Hatcham Railway Station
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: Old Kent Road & Hatcham Railway Station

Old Kent Road & Hatcham Station pictured in 1982.jpg
Old Kent Road and Hatcham Station pictured in 1982



Street level remains of Old Kent Road & Hatcham Station pictured in 1982.
Opened in 1866. Closed 1917. Demolished 2002 due to arch refurb
by bermondseyboy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Old Kent Road & Hatcham Railway Station
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: Old Kent Road & Hatcham Railway Station

Hi Brian This was taken from wikipedia. Old Kent Road was a railway station on the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway line in south London which took its name from the Old Kent Road on which it was located. The station opened on 13 August 1866[1][2] on a viaduct and bridge crossing the road at...
by bermondseyboy
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: Harriett Cottages
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Re: Harriett Cottages

Hi Negie

There is a topic on here for Fair Street
http://www.bermondseyboy.net/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=428
by bermondseyboy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Ilderton Road
Replies: 29
Views: 740

Re: Ilderton Road

Barnaby Pub 224 Ilderton Road formerly Canterbury Tavern.jpg
The Barnaby 224 Ilderton Road, closing in 2006. Previously known as The Canterbury Tavern
by bermondseyboy
Sun May 28, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: Back Once Again....
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Re: Back Once Again....

Hi Brian Good to see you back No problem with your post The reason why i have started this site is because Lefora had lost many of our Posts but luckily not all, most of our members were getting fed up with the problems that were arising, so here we are, a proper site. We are still in early stages b...
by bermondseyboy
Mon May 22, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge
Replies: 27
Views: 1211

Re: Tower Bridge

Great bit of film Bermondseyboy, I can't remember the series. Am I right in thinking that the chase was on our manor & when they come onto the Tower Bridge Approach they are coming from East London? Hi Kiwi Parts of this video look familiar especially the railway bridges but i cannot be sure, i...
by bermondseyboy
Fri May 19, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge
Replies: 27
Views: 1211

Re: Tower Bridge

This was taken from funlondontours, link below https://www.funlondontours.com/news/double-decker-bus-jumps-tower-bridge On 30th December 1952, an incident described as ‘1 in 150,000’ by the Daily Mail occurred when Tower Bridge began to open with a no.78 double decker bus on it. The bus in question ...
by bermondseyboy
Wed May 03, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SHAND STREET
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: SHAND STREET

Kiwi's picture of Shand Street was taken when "The great flood of Tooley street"was in full flow due to a burst water main 2008. shand street flood.jpg Sandbags had been placed in front of the doors of Magdalen restaurant in Tooley Street as water flowed down Shand Street..jpg https://yout...
by bermondseyboy
Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:41 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: John Henry Tyler
Replies: 2
Views: 278

Re: John Henry Tyler

Posted by simonw Hi All I am researching my family history and came across a couple of pubs in the Bermondsey area that were run by my wifes ancestors. The first was the Blue Anchor Pub on Southwark Park Road. In the 1860s/70s my wifes g.g.g.grandfather John Henry Tyler was the landlord (http://pubs...
by bermondseyboy
Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: John Henry Tyler
Replies: 2
Views: 278

Re: John Henry Tyler

Hi David

Unfortunately simonw has not re-joined this site and i do not have his email address.
However i have sent him a message through the old site in the hope that he will receive it?
Fingers crossed :D

Steve.

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