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by kiwi
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: CRANHAM ROAD
Replies: 1
Views: 2

Re: CRANHAM ROAD

CRANHAM ROAD 1.jpg
CRANHAM ROAD
by kiwi
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:30 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: CRANHAM ROAD
Replies: 1
Views: 2

CRANHAM ROAD

Cranham Road.jpg
Cranham Road, was off Rotherhihte New Road, now/was Rennie Estate?
by kiwi
Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Webb Street
Replies: 2
Views: 7

Re: Webb Street

Nice picture of Webb Streets Joe (Fosney) that brings back a lot of memories. I started at Webb Street in 1947 & the one thing I remember was the first day there, the first bell went, I think it was for the milk break plus a spoonful of malt. Well nobody told me so off I went home, thinking that...
by kiwi
Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:01 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Blackfriars Road
Replies: 1
Views: 20

Re: Blackfriars Road

In the distance the Ring pub 2009..jpg
In the distance the Ring pub 2009.
by kiwi
Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: FREDRIC HOLMES VC.
Replies: 0
Views: 7

FREDRIC HOLMES VC.

Frederick Holmes was born in Abbey Street, Bermondsey on 27th September 1889 and baptised at the nearby St Mary Magdalene church. After attending a London Board School he joined the British Army in 1907. He served for seven years but within two weeks of leaving the First World War started and he was...
by kiwi
Mon Mar 27, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: BOSS STREET.
Replies: 0
Views: 6

BOSS STREET.

boss street.jpg
Boss Street, off Tooley Street.
by kiwi
Mon Mar 27, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Jamaica Road/Union Road
Replies: 52
Views: 460

Re: Jamaica Road/Union Road

JAMAICA ROAD, ROTHERHITHE..jpg
Tram heading towards Rotherhithe Tunnel. I hope that’s the conductor sitting in the tram & not the driver, if not then the tram is on the wrong side of the road & that horse is going to have one hell of an headache.
;)
by kiwi
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Jamaica Road/Union Road
Replies: 52
Views: 460

Re: Jamaica Road/Union Road

JAMAICA ROAD..jpg
The Scout House in Jamaica Road by Southwark Park Rotherhithe .
by kiwi
Mon Mar 27, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Bermondsey Trams
Replies: 21
Views: 374

Re: Bermondsey Trams

Tram in Jamaica Road Southwark park road is in the right had side and west lane is on the left. The tram is coming from Rotherhithe Tunnel way..jpg
Tram in Jamaica Road Southwark park road is on the right had side and west lane is on the left. The tram is coming from Rotherhithe Tunnel way
Jamaica Road. I think the street to the right is Neckinger St.jpg
Jamaica Road. I think the street to the right is Neckinger St ?
by kiwi
Mon Mar 27, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 19
Views: 465

Re: Living in the Blitz

Hi Paperboy, you were on the right track. They were used basically for ordnance survey use. They were positioned by the war department (or the Ministry of Defence as they are now known) and will have distances from each point to the boundary of their land. As you say they carry the Ordnance Survey b...

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