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by kiwi
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

Defence of the Realm 1985 Stars: Gabriel Byrne, Greta Scacchi, Denholm Elliott, Ian Bannen, Fulton Mackay, Bill Paterson. Film Defence of the Realm 1985 White Grounds Bermondsey.jpg Film Defence of the Realm 1985 White Grounds, Bermondsey, same place 2017.jpg Film Defence of the Realm White's Gr...
by kiwi
Wed Feb 21, 2018 1:51 am
Forum: Member's Short Stories
Topic: Growing up in Bermondsey.
Replies: 6
Views: 1213

Re: Growing up in Bermondsey.

POST BY denise101 Hi I lived at 20 Ilderton Rd and went to Ilderton Road then the Aylwin school. My dad was born in the house and my nan lived upstairs. I remember most of the shops near my house. The dr's then Welchs, there was O'Briens - one shop sold cooked meat & next door sold dried goods a...
by kiwi
Wed Feb 21, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Southwark Park Road
Replies: 94
Views: 6910

Re: Southwark Park Road

Original Post by Bill Winter 2012. Re-Alma School. Hi everyone. My name is Bill Wnter. Perhaps I could throw a little light with regards to Alma School (which in 1940 was the School next to Alwyn School) The main entrance was in Cadbury Road off Yalding Road it had large double gate entrance into th...
by kiwi
Tue Feb 20, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

CALLAN. 1974 Stars: Edward Woodward, Eric Porter, Russell Hunter, Kenneth Griffith. Film, Callan Edward Woodward Shad Thames 1974. X.jpg Film Callan Shad Thames 2008.jpg Film Callan, Queen Elizabeth Street, Bernomdsey,1974.jpg Film Callan, Queen Elizabeth Street (2017) Bermondsey S E 1 Some redevelo...
by kiwi
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:11 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: MINT STREET.
Replies: 6
Views: 550

Re: MINT STREET.

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Mint Street 1872
by kiwi
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 17
Views: 2845

Re: Hop Picking

Post by delwhite1 2011. Great reading your postings, Kiwi, and of course all the others. Yes, "Pull no more bines," was the cry that went up just before the measurer came in to the field. Followed by, "Get your hops ready," I can remember us kids following the measurer and his te...
by kiwi
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 17
Views: 2845

Re: Hop Picking

Original posts by delwhite1. I could chat for hours about 'opping down in Kent,' they were the happiest days of my life. To escape from the grey and grimey back streets of south-east London for three weeks every year was sheer magic. I was a bird let out of a cage. Scrumping apples, blackberrying, k...
by kiwi
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 17
Views: 2845

Re: Hop Picking

Back again Rod, hope you don’t mind me re-posting these, memories too good to lose. Posts & Pictures by rodebdon 2009. Down-Oppin', the Bermondsey boys in the Garden of England. We would get the train from London Bridge Station to Paddock Wood, Some of our relatives and friends would have gone d...
by kiwi
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 17
Views: 2845

Re: Hop Picking

Hi Rod. This just might help you & me remember the those lyrics.? Originally posted by delwhite1 2011. Most of the hopping songs I heard were sung on the way back from the pub on Friday/Saturday nights. The pickers would stroll up Castle Hill to the Castle pub, and then roll down again at closin...
by kiwi
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SOUTHWARK PARK.
Replies: 18
Views: 1497

Re: SOUTHWARK PARK.

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SOLDIERS IN SOUTHWARK PARK 1912

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