- New Kent Road. 950 sailor boys arriving at the Elephant and Castle Theatre, to see Dick Whittington.1928
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A view looking Westwards up Tooley Street from Tower Bridge Road, the Grammar school building of St.Olave's is immediately off camera to the right. The building to be seen here on the right hand corner of Tooley Street and Potter's Field was St.Olave's Library. Tooley Street from Tower Bridge Road. ...
- Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:17 am
- Forum: Buildings & Streets
- Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
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Wellington Baths, Old Kent Road. This building was erected in 1905 at the Old Kent Road junction with Marlborough Grove. The baths had two swimming pools, slipper baths, Turkish baths, Russian vapour baths and a public wash house. The building was destroyed by bombing during WW2. Old Kent Road, Well...
- Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:39 pm
- Forum: Docklands and Waterways
- Topic: Tooley Street area Wharfs
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Butlers Wharf, a simple but effective counterbalance system is used for checking the weight of boxes. The warehouse staff wear flat-caps while the office workers stand out in their bowlers. The two uniformed men in peaked caps appear to be security staff .c 1910. DOCK WORKERS CHECKING THE WEIGHT OF ...