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by kiwi
Sun Feb 26, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: ABBEYFIELD ROAD.
Replies: 2
Views: 639

ABBEYFIELD ROAD.

Maydew House, Abbeyfield Estate, Southwark, London, Bermondsey 1965/67.The Abbeyfield Estate, in Abbeyfield Rd, built between ’65 and ’67, reached 26 storeys. The future of Maydew House was the subject of a big campaign back in 2010 when the council – faced with a big bill for asbestos removal – con...
by kiwi
Sun Feb 26, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: FULFORD STREET
Replies: 1
Views: 471

FULFORD STREET

The Leaning Tower of Rotherhithe. 1 Fulford Street, Bermondsey was owned by Braithwaite & Dean, a barge company. Lord Snowdon lived along this row in a former coal store and is said to have met with Princess Margaret here, as well as hosting celebrities such as Marlene Dietrich and Noel Coward (...
by kiwi
Sun Feb 26, 2017 1:10 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: CROSSE & BLACKWELLS/LAZENBY'S.
Replies: 6
Views: 970

Re: CROSSE & BLACKWELLS/LAZENBY'S.

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Bottling Salad Cream, Crosse and Blackwell, Bermondsey, London, 1951
by kiwi
Sun Feb 26, 2017 12:57 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Rouel Road
Replies: 22
Views: 2502

Re: Rouel Road

Thomas Lipton opened a jam factory at Rouel Road in 1892, producing jam and preservatives from 1894. The factory in Rouel Road itself was closed after a fire in the 1960s. Liptons was part of the Allied Suppliers Group along with T W Beach & Sons who took over the factory in Rouel Road in 1960. ...
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: East Lane Bermondsey
Replies: 2
Views: 517

Re: East Lane Bermondsey

This might not be the Rope Walk you have mentioned, only there was a number of places called Rope Walk in & around this area including Pages Walk at one time. It doe's give you an idea of what it could have looked like.
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Rope Walk Bermondsey 1908.
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: CHAPEL PLACE/HANKEY PLACE.
Replies: 2
Views: 606

CHAPEL PLACE/HANKEY PLACE.

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Hankey Place.2015
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CHAPEL PLACE 1915. Now called Hankey Place,Long Lane.



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Hankey Place,2016.
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It really as changed.
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 141
Views: 18263

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

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BRICKLAYERS ARMS, Looking from Great Dover Street.
The Old Kent Road in S.E. London c.1931.
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 67
Views: 8986

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Bermondsey New Road before it changed to Tower Bridge Road.
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Bermondsey New Road 1900, before it changed to Tower bridge Road.
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Leroy Street
Replies: 10
Views: 1862

Re: Leroy Street

The Terrace Houses are on the left, I can only remember this as a bomb site from 1946 on-wards, was these houses bombed & destroyed in WW2.? Kiwi.
by kiwi
Sat Feb 25, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Southwark Park Road
Replies: 107
Views: 13521

Re: Southwark Park Road

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223 Southwark Park Road

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