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by kiwi
Sat May 16, 2020 4:12 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 69
Views: 39193

Re: Living in the Blitz

Southwark Street bomb damage  WW2.   X.png
Southwark Street bomb damage WW2
Southwark Street on fire. London Blitz, Dec 1940, WW2.  X.png
Southwark Street on fire. London Blitz, Dec 1940, WW2.
by kiwi
Sat May 16, 2020 3:43 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Marlborough Road/Grove
Replies: 7
Views: 2780

Re: Marlborough Road/Grove

Marlborough Grove, Bermondsey c1963.  Rolls Road left, Longland  Court now Avondale Square bottom left.   X.png
Marlborough Grove, Bermondsey c1963, Rolls Road left, Longland Court now Avondale Square bottom left.
by kiwi
Fri May 15, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
Replies: 84
Views: 30207

Re: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?

I appreciate fireworks can be dangerous, but did we have fun. :lol: Penny for the Guy, weeks collecting firewood on the bomb sites.Then putting the Guy on the top of the fire with a mask on of someone you did'nt like. 8-) BONFIRE NIGHT 1. X.png BONFIRE NIGHT 2.png BONFIRE NIGHT 3. X.png BONFIRE NIGH...
by kiwi
Fri May 15, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: BOROUGH MARKET
Replies: 15
Views: 6119

Re: BOROUGH MARKET

Borough Market Southwark c1907.  X.png
Borough Market Southwark c1907.
by kiwi
Fri May 15, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
Replies: 84
Views: 30207

Re: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?

Hi David, I remember the green grocers shop but the shop I'm on about was back along the same side as the library. I have'nt found anyone else who can remember this shop, I'm sure I've not got Alzheimer’s :?: but I can't remember. ;)
by kiwi
Thu May 14, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: Bermondsey People
Topic: Jack Goldswain. British Lightweight Champion
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: Jack Goldswain. British Lightweight Champion

Hi David, great story and pictures of your Great Great uncle Jack Goldswain. Not only were these men boxers they were also brave soldiers who done their bit for the country and us. Jack Goldswain 1915, Bermondsey born boxer, 1st Surrey Rifles. Sergeant Taylor, Dick Burge, Dai Roberts, Duke Lynch, W....
by kiwi
Thu May 14, 2020 4:17 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Trafalgar Road
Replies: 4
Views: 1792

Re: Trafalgar Road

TRAFALGAR AVENUE C1976.  X.png
TRAFALGAR AVENUE c1976. FORMALLY TRAFALGAR ROAD.
Trafalgar Avenue, Camberwell. c1968.   X.png
Trafalgar Avenue c1968,
by kiwi
Wed May 13, 2020 3:28 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
Replies: 84
Views: 30207

Re: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?

I remember getting this at the Ice Cream shop in Great Dover Street, just down from the Library at the Bricklayers Arms, in the 1950s. Also, ice cream and Tizer.
ICE CREAM, GREAT DOVER STREET.   X.png
Ice Cream and Tizer, Great Dover Street.   X.png
:D
by kiwi
Wed May 13, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: ALVEY STREET
Replies: 1
Views: 826

Re: ALVEY STREET

Alvey Street, Nos 3-7, Innis Place on the right c1955, East Street to the left.   X.png
3-7 Alvey Street, Innis Place on the right.
Surrey Grove c1937, ran off Alvey Street and near to Kinglake Street.  X.jpg
Surrey Grove c1937, ran off Alvey Street.
Alvey Street left, Surrey Grove right. White building was The Gloucester Arms PUB.  X.png
Alvey Street left, Surrey Grove right. White building was The Gloucester Arms Pub.
Not much left of Surrey Grove 2019.
by kiwi
Tue May 12, 2020 3:20 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Lant Street
Replies: 10
Views: 4415

Re: Lant Street

Lant Street, Southwark c1930.   X.png
Lant Street, Southwark c1930.

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