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by kiwi
Sun Apr 18, 2021 4:17 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Leroy Street
Replies: 23
Views: 15372

Re: Leroy Street

Toby’s so many memories, yes things went on in there but in those days, (50s & 60s) there was respect for the elderly, family or not you hurt one and you would pay the price. Along the Tower Bridge Road, we all knew each other, for me a better and safer world. ;) Leroy Street. Toby's Gym Club at...
by kiwi
Sat Apr 17, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: VERNEY ROAD, ROTHERHITHE
Replies: 0
Views: 22

VERNEY ROAD, ROTHERHITHE

Those were the days :D.
Verney Road, Rotherhithe, c1970.   X.png
Verney Road, Rotherhithe, c1970.
by kiwi
Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: Bermondsey Trams & Buses
Replies: 92
Views: 63611

Re: Bermondsey Trams & Buses

Notice Nettlefold & Moser Ltd in background.
Marshalsea Road c1940, roughly the same location.  X.png
Marshalsea Road c1940, roughly the same location.
Marshalsea Road, turning into Borough High Street, last day of route 48, 5 January 1952.   X.png
Marshalsea Road, turning into Borough High Street, last day of route 48, 5 January 1952.
by kiwi
Sat Apr 17, 2021 12:34 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: The Boy and the Bridge (1959) - Film locations
Replies: 10
Views: 5938

Re: The Boy and the Bridge (1959) - Film locations

ducati dad wrote:Coxson place is off Fair street and Neptune street is off Lower road.


Coxson Place,Fair Street and Neptune Street Topics are all on site.
by kiwi
Sat Apr 17, 2021 12:12 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: New kent Road
Replies: 35
Views: 21136

Re: New kent Road

New Kent Road. Sandow’s cocoa store & factory in 1912, closed by 1916. The building was next to The Rockingham Arms pub and where the Trocodero Cinema would eventually be built in 1930. New Kent Road. Sandow’s cocoa store & factory in 1912, closed by 1916. The building was next to The Ro...
by kiwi
Sat Apr 17, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: EUGENIA ROAD
Replies: 4
Views: 2821

Re: EUGENIA ROAD

Eugenia Road, Bermondsey 1959, Billiards room 4Y's Club. Princess Margaret, club leader Sydney Jones (With the cue on his shoulder) and 17-year-old club member John Regan next to him. Eugenia Road, Bermondsey 1959, Billiards room 4Y's Club. Princess Margaret, club leader Sydney Jones (With the cue o...
by kiwi
Fri Apr 16, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: LONDON ROAD
Replies: 15
Views: 8881

Re: LONDON ROAD

London Road, c1953, left is Conquest Street  which is no longer there.  The pub to the left is Old Queens Head.  X.png
London Road, c1953, left is Conquest Street which is no longer there. The pub to the left is the Old Queens Head.
by kiwi
Fri Apr 16, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: NEW CHURCH ROAD.
Replies: 8
Views: 5302

Re: NEW CHURCH ROAD.

The Anchor & Hope was situated at 83 New Church Road. This pub was renamed, The Leprechaun in 1989 and closed in 1998. It was converted to flats in 1999. Left of pub is Addington Square, this part now ends just here, but at one time run all the way to Camberwell Road. New Church Road, The Leprec...
by kiwi
Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: LION STREET/CHATTERIS ROAD.
Replies: 2
Views: 561

Re: LION STREET/CHATTERIS ROAD.

Lion Street, c1890. St Matthews's National School for Boys & Girls, built in 1870. Destroyed by German bombing in 1941 along with the flats to the right side. Deacon Street was to the left, New Kent Road right, opposite Meadow Row. Lion Street, c1890. St Matthews's National School for Boys &...
by kiwi
Fri Apr 16, 2021 1:20 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Lower Road Rotherhithe
Replies: 63
Views: 35294

Re: Lower Road Rotherhithe

I think the building on the corner was the Royal Oak pub until 1932 and in later years a London Electricity board showroom. Not sure what the police are doing maybe an early speed trap? Cos that begs the question, how many police does it take to catch a speeding Vehicle. :?: ;) 1 Lower Road junction...

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