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by fosney
Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Southwark Park Road
Replies: 82
Views: 3186

Re: Southwark Park Road

Picture of the Blue in the days when the stalls were both side of the road. Looking at the picture in detail it looks as though it was taken looking towards the railway arch, just before Blue Anchor Lane. Quite possibly outside the old Midland Bank THE bLUE WITH STALLS.jpg Shops in 1921 Shops on the...
by fosney
Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Southwark Park Road
Replies: 82
Views: 3186

Re: Southwark Park Road

Details for the previous picture from right to left 148 Queen Victoria corner of Monnow Road 150-152 Thomas Leach Ironmonger 154 Imperial Cash store 156 Louis Bernstein Ladies Tailor 158 Henry Griesbach Bakers 160 Francis and Champion Oilmen 162 Walter Ewing Green grocer 164 William Lead Confectione...
by fosney
Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Villa Street
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Villa Street

Although its not actually in Bermondsey but part of Walworth I am sure many of us did walk down the street in the on the way to East Street market. The actual site of Villa Street is half way down Albany Road on the right and is now forms part of the Aylesbury Estate. The original Yates estate befor...
by fosney
Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Borough High Street
Replies: 38
Views: 1522

Re: Borough High Street

Once again we return to the Borough High Street looking at long lost landmarks seen by those on their way to the city. I am sure most of us will remember the Stuart Surridge factory home of the cricket bat in South London. The factory stood in the Borough High Street, established in 1867 untill bein...
by fosney
Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Clarence Street
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Clarence Street

Clarence Street Rotherhithe or Canon Beck Road as it is known today ran from the back of the Albion Yard Surrey Docks to Rotherhithe Street opposite Cumberland Wharf. The picture shows Clarence Street adjacent to York Place. To the right of the picture we can see the top of the old school house. In ...
by fosney
Wed Apr 12, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Risdon Street
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Risdon Street

Risdon Street lies on the Albion Street end of Neptune Street


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by fosney
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Skipton Street
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Skipton Street

Skipton Street was the first turning on the right after passing over The Elephant and Castle junction into London Road it was at a position where the Bakerloo Line entrance was and ran parallel to Newington Causeway. The area has changed in recent years and Skipton Street no longer exists the area b...
by fosney
Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Laytons Grove
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Laytons Grove

Laytons Grove was off the Borough High Street just before you get to Long Lane between Mermaid Court and Angel Place and was on the site of the new Southwark Library
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Southwark Library
by fosney
Sun Apr 09, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Beatrice Road
Replies: 0
Views: 111

Beatrice Road

Beatrice Road has changed since the early picture was taken all the old houses have gone and you can no longer access Southwark Park Road going north

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by fosney
Sat Apr 08, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Loftie Street
Replies: 1
Views: 136

Loftie Street

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