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by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Southwark Park Road
Replies: 93
Views: 6815

Re: Southwark Park Road

The Queen Victoria Pub, Southwark Park Road Bermondsey, Billy Burnham playing the piano, and he really looks like he is enjoying it. Nice if someone could give us some information on Billy and maybe the people in the background. The Queen Victoria Pub, Southwark Park Road Bermondsey, Billy Burnham p...
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Docklands and Waterways
Topic: Pool of London
Replies: 8
Views: 918

Re: Pool of London

The midget submarine XE8 arriving at the Pool of London. Oct 1st, 1952.  X.jpg
The midget submarine XE8 arriving at the Pool of London. Oct 1st 1952.
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: ALBION STREET,ROTHERHITHE.
Replies: 10
Views: 774

Re: ALBION STREET,ROTHERHITHE.

Hi abc, welcome to the site. Like your story and pictures, just trying to work out each road/street. Is that the Boatman Pub, Jamaica Road (formerly Royal George)? If so am I right in thinking its on the corner of Clarks Orchard? I know Paradise Street at one time emerged from there somewhere. Brune...
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Member's Short Stories
Topic: Abbey Buildings Boy!
Replies: 3
Views: 293

Re: Abbey Buildings Boy!

Hi Merv, welcome to the site. Like your story and memories, especially coming from that area myself.
Think the pub you mentioned could have been The White Bear? There is a picture in the Long Walk Topic.
Cheers Kiwi.
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 58
Views: 4360

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Original post by paperboy 2010.
Compasses Court (off Tower Bridge Road) in the 1930s..jpg
Compasses Court (off Tower Bridge Road) in the 1930s.
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Shad Thames
Replies: 22
Views: 1461

Re: Shad Thames

Horsleydown lane, Courages Brewery.  More pictures in Horsleydown Topic. X.jpg
Horsleydown lane, Courages Brewery. More pictures in Horsleydown Topic.
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:51 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 35
Views: 5146

Re: Living in the Blitz

Schooling was disrupted not only by the evacuations and frequent moves, but also by the threat of bombs. Here, students and teachers from a school in Bermondsey in South London strive for a sense of normalcy. The photo, taken on March 29, 1941, shows students participating in a reading and discussio...
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SLIPPERS PLACE.
Replies: 3
Views: 353

Re: SLIPPERS PLACE.

White Swan pub (site of) 1, Slippers Place (late), Rotherhithe, London, SE16 A largish three storied pub at the junction with Cornick Street (no longer there) and Southwark Park Road, opened in 1787 and demolished in 1959 for the building of the Slippers Place Estate. Image shows a section of Moreto...
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: PEEK FREAN.
Replies: 9
Views: 892

Re: PEEK FREAN.

PEEK FREANS, Vital suppliers are shipped from Bermondsey.  X.jpg
PEEK FREANS, Vital suppliers are shipped from Bermondsey.
by kiwi
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: CHAPEL PLACE/HANKEY PLACE.
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: CHAPEL PLACE/HANKEY PLACE.

Gallery Court, Hankey Place 2017..jpg
Gallery Court, Hankey Place 2017.

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