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by kiwi
Sun Jul 15, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 135
Views: 15731

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

Doe's anyone remember the Astoria when it was like this :?:
Old Kent Road. The former Astoria Cinema, whilst in the guise of the Mad Dog Bowl skating park and Squash Courts in May 1978..jpg
The former Astoria Cinema, whilst in the guise of the Mad Dog Bowl skating park and Squash Courts in May 1978.
by kiwi
Sun Jul 15, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 65
Views: 7553

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Tower Bridge Road, Pagoda Pub up on right, Swan Mead to the right.  X.png
Tower Bridge Road, Pagoda Pub up on the right, Swan Mead to the right. Notice the tram-lines are still there. Foxes veggie shop would have been just out of the picture to the left.
Tower Bridge Road 1906.  X.jpg
1906. I’m a bit confused with this picture, only that looks like the Trocette in the distance and if so, then the stalls are on the opposite side of the road from my time living there. So, could the building in the distance be Bells, Hills & Lucas or have I got this completely wrong. ??
by kiwi
Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 29
Views: 6110

Re: Hop Picking

Goudhurst High Street. Who remembers the mobile fish shop.  X.jpg
Goudhurst High Street. Who remembers the mobile fish shop
by kiwi
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Rotherhithe Tunnel
Replies: 11
Views: 1624

Re: Rotherhithe Tunnel

The construction of the Rotherhithe road tunnel under the River Thames between Rotherhithe and Shadwell was begun in 1904 and completed in 1908. It was excavated using a Greathead-Moir shield. Air locks allowed the work to proceed under pressure October 1906. Rotherhithe Tunnel under construction 19...
by kiwi
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 27
Views: 2071

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

Limping Man, The 1953. Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Moira Lister, Alan Wheatley, Leslie Phillips. Film The Limping Man 1953,Rotherhithe Street, Church Stairs at the side of The Spread Eagle and Crown, Rotherhithe X.jpg Film, The Limping Man 1953, Same location 2018, now known as The Mayflower..jpg Film, Th...
by kiwi
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: The Grange
Replies: 4
Views: 617

Re: The Grange

The Grange, Grange Tannery, Bermondsey, c 1962.jpg
Grange Tannery, Bermondsey, c 1962
by kiwi
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Spa Road
Replies: 45
Views: 4674

Re: Spa Road

Original post by Fosney 2011. Spa Road Lipton’s Sausage Factory later Richmond Sausages ,late 1950s.jpg Picture outside of the former Liptons Sausage Factory later Richmond Sausages in Spa Road which was opposite the Salvation Army in Spa Road now demolished as is this factory. Picture taken before ...
by kiwi
Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SOUTHWARK PARK.
Replies: 21
Views: 3077

Re: SOUTHWARK PARK.

Southwark Park, Rotherhithe, 1907  X.png
c1907.
SOUTHWARK PARK 10 X.jpg
by kiwi
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Adam Street
Replies: 5
Views: 622

Re: Adam Street

Adam Street, by Oran Place, Rotherhithe, 1904 X.jpg
Adam Street, by Oran Place, Rotherhithe, 1904
by kiwi
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 27
Views: 2071

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

Last of the Blonde Bombshells, 2000.Stars: Judi Dench, Ian Holm, Cleo Laine, Leslie Caron, Joan Sims, Billie Whitelaw, June Whitfield. FILM Last of the Blonde Bombshells, 2000,The junction of Lynton Road and Camilla Road, Bermondsey. X.jpg FILM Last of the Blonde Bombshells, 2000, The junction of Ly...

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