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by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS
Replies: 2
Views: 813

Re: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS

There are no local memorials that we know of, but Frank's name is recorded on the roll of honour held by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and in the WW2 Roll of Honour.
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by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: WILLIAM COOPER LTD
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: WILLIAM COOPER LTD

COOPERS 3.jpg
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by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tooley Street
Replies: 32
Views: 3193

Re: Tooley Street

The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street in Bermondsey, painted in 1827. Stoney Lane is now Abbotts Lane which is next to the old Fire Station. The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street. Painting 1827..jpg Abbotts Lane, Tooley Stre...
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Dockhead
Replies: 15
Views: 1395

Re: Dockhead

Dockhead RC Church in Dockhead Bermondsey, all damaged in WW2.jpg
Dockhead RC Church in Dockhead Bermondsey, all damaged in WW2.
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:11 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Grange Road
Replies: 68
Views: 6800

Re: Grange Road

Samsons Castle, 210 Grange Road,.jpg
Samsons Castle, 210 Grange Road
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 27
Views: 4937

Re: Hop Picking

Hop-picking in Yalding, Kent,1944. A view of a campsite on a hop farm in Yalding, Kent. Women work at cooking on the camp fires provided outside the row of huts, which are named after bomber aircraft. A washing line has been strung up outside one of the huts, the clothes flapping in the breeze. line...
by kiwi
Fri May 18, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: BOBBY ABEL (CRICKET)
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Re: BOBBY ABEL (CRICKET)

Thank you for the information Dina Bobby was married to Sarah Reffell (1861–1923) at St Martin in the Fields on 31 January 1881, the daughter of Henry William Reffell (1833-1891) and Ann Bull (1836-1902) from the Bermondsey branch of the Reffell family. Both newly-weds were local with the marriages ...
by kiwi
Fri May 18, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: St Georges Circus
Replies: 2
Views: 339

Re: St Georges Circus

St George's Circus, 1945, The Royal Eye Hospital which was almost completely destroyed , Heavy German bombing of the area destroyed many of the buildings shown here.
St George's Circus, 1945,Elephant & Castle,.jpg
by kiwi
Fri May 18, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Jamaica Road/Union Road
Replies: 71
Views: 7439

Re: Jamaica Road/Union Road

The church was built in 1839. It was latterly known as Bermondsey Christ Church, Jamaica Road and is easily confused with the original Bermondsey Christ Church, but not the same! The last registers are from 1950 although burials ceased in the early 1850s. This was with the exception of Sir William G...
by kiwi
Thu May 17, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: MARINE STREET.
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: MARINE STREET.

MARINE STREET.jpg
MARINE STREET 2017

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