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by kiwi
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 54
Views: 1900

Re: Tower Bridge Road

The George Pub in Tower Bridge Road (Bricklayers Arms) on Christmas Eve 2016.jpg
The George Pub in Tower Bridge Road (Bricklayers Arms) on Christmas Eve 2016.
GEORGE PUB TOWER BRIDGE ROAD 2016.jpg
GEORGE PUB TOWER BRIDGE ROAD 2016
by kiwi
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SOUTHWARK PARK.
Replies: 11
Views: 380

Re: SOUTHWARK PARK.

SOUTHWARK PARK ON A RAINY DAY IN 1967 X.jpg
SOUTHWARK PARK ON A RAINY DAY IN 1967
by kiwi
Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 25
Views: 1631

Re: Living in the Blitz

An air raid shelter in a tube warehouse on Stanworth Street, Bermondsey.jpg
An air raid shelter in a tube warehouse on Stanworth Street, Bermondsey.
by kiwi
Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:11 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: East Lane
Replies: 16
Views: 792

Re: East Lane

EAST LANE.jpg
EAST LANE, GOOD INTENT PUB ON RIGHT.
GOOD INTENT EAST STREET..jpg
GOOD INTENT PUB, EAST STREET
by kiwi
Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:29 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 97
Views: 3488

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

PANCAKE RACE. 1965, historical, female competitors pose for a picture outside The Lord Wellington public house in the Old Kent Road, in their aprons and with their frying pans before the annual Shrove Tuesday pancake race. This was an annual race between The Lord Wellington and the Prince of Wales P...
by kiwi
Wed Jun 21, 2017 4:30 am
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 8
Views: 867

Re: Hop Picking

This brings back memories for me because this is how we loaded the railway lorries when I work at the Bricklayers Arms. I bet there are a few of you who remember seeing these lorries when you went hopping. This is a Bedford Truck, I would guess it is heading to the Hop Marketing Board at Paddock Woo...
by kiwi
Wed Jun 21, 2017 3:56 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: London Bridge
Replies: 9
Views: 324

Re: London Bridge

First for me, I never knew that there were Turkish Baths here.
Railway Approach, London Bridge  2.jpg
Railway Approach, London Bridge, late 1800s.
Railway Approach, London Bridge 1.jpg
Railway Approach.
by kiwi
Wed Jun 21, 2017 3:39 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Ilderton Road
Replies: 29
Views: 645

Re: Ilderton Road

Hi Brian,
You are right, here’s a 1908 map showing where the station was. It opened around 1866 as Old Kent Road Station, then in 1870 it changed to Old Kent Road & Hatcham. In 1917, it closed during the First World War but never reopened.
OLD KENT ROAD MAP X.jpg
OLD KENT ROAD MAP 1908.
by kiwi
Tue Jun 20, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 25
Views: 1631

Re: Living in the Blitz

Anderson Shelter in Stalham Street, off Southwark Park Road, near Slippers Place.c1940..jpg
Anderson Shelter in Stalham Street, off Southwark Park Road,near Slippers Place c 1940
by kiwi
Tue Jun 20, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Alice Street
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: Alice Street

ALICE STREET 1928.jpg
Alice Street 1928. Just an extension of the top picture but is that the Pub Rick mentioned??

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