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by kiwi
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Villa Street
Replies: 2
Views: 638

Re: Villa Street

Villa Street. St Pauls Tavern was situated at number 72.jpg
St Pauls Tavern was situated at 72 Villa Street. This pub has now been demolished.
by kiwi
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Elephant and Castle
Replies: 21
Views: 3441

Re: Elephant and Castle

Elephant and Castle during redevelopment, 1963.jpg
Elephant and Castle during redevelopment, 1963. Metropolitan Tabernacle Baptist Church with the Columns.
Elephant & Castle, photo from Walworth Road, 2017..jpg
Elephant & Castle, same location, photo taken from Walworth Road, 2017.
by kiwi
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: London Bridge
Replies: 18
Views: 2184

Re: London Bridge

London Bridge Station, Southwark, London, c1930.jpg
London Bridge Station, Southwark, London, c1920-c1930. Artist. George Davison
London Bridge Station, background c1930, right 2017.jpg
London Bridge Station, background c1930, right 2017. Artist. George Davison Reid.

London Bridge Station 2017..jpg
London Bridge Station 2017
by kiwi
Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Docklands and Waterways
Topic: ROTHERHITHE,WHARFS & DOCKS.
Replies: 46
Views: 7420

Re: ROTHERHITHE,WHARFS & DOCKS.

Sailing vessels where called Onkers. This picture shows short planks being unloaded from an Onker onto a lighter at the Surrey Commercial Docks. In the London docks, Onkers were the last sailing ships to compete with the reign of steam.
SURREY COMMERCIAL DOCKS.jpg
by kiwi
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: BOROUGH MARKET
Replies: 9
Views: 1139

Re: BOROUGH MARKET

Borough Market Growers' Section.jpg
Borough Market Growers' Section
by kiwi
Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SOUTHWARK PARK.
Replies: 26
Views: 3896

Re: SOUTHWARK PARK.

SOUTHWARK PARK 1926.jpg
1926
Southwark park bowling club 1908.jpg
Southwark park bowling club 1908
by kiwi
Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Jamaica Road/Union Road
Replies: 79
Views: 10419

Re: Jamaica Road/Union Road

Jamaica Road, Robinsons, 2001, moved from here to near Marigold Street..jpg Jamaica Road, near Marigold Street now closed..jpg Jamaica Road, Robinsons (left) is now Flavours Gelato – Ice Cream Shop..jpg Robinsons shop, the first picture, though it says Jamaica Road I now think it was in Old Jamaica...
by kiwi
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Bermondsey People
Topic: Put a Name to a Face - People you may know
Replies: 36
Views: 8898

Re: Put a Name to a Face - People you may know

Henry Bown took the photo of Louisa Jane Harradine, aged 22, born at 17 Paradise Street, London, in 1876. I can't quite make out what's on top of that hat, something very furry. :?
Louisa Jane Harradine, aged 22, born at 17 Paradise Street, London, in 1876. X.jpg
by kiwi
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Rotherhithe Street
Replies: 31
Views: 4828

Re: Rotherhithe Street

ROTHERHITHE STREET 3.jpg
by kiwi
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: Member's Short Stories
Topic: Layard Road
Replies: 10
Views: 2792

Re: Layard Road

Hi Tinaf, welcome to the site. The good news is Layard Road is still there though very much changed. You say you have no recollection of the area and unfortunately now we have no old pictures of Layard Road from the 1950s to 1960s or earlier. This is what Layard Road looks like today, so hope this h...

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