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by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: General Postings
Topic: Bermondsey Advertisments
Replies: 42
Views: 12403

Re: Bermondsey Advertisments

London Rd & Southwark Bridge Rd c1868..jpg
Between London Rd & Southwark Bridge Rd c1868.
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: COLOMBO STREET/COLLINGWOOD STREET.
Replies: 0
Views: 35

COLOMBO STREET/COLLINGWOOD STREET.

These ancient wooden cottages were in Colombo Street, previously Collingwood Street. Ran between Great Charlotte Street (now The Cut) and Blackfriars Road.Now runs between Meymott Street and Blackfiars Road. They were demolished in 1948 after suffering wartime bomb damage. Colombo Street, was Collin...
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: GROVE STREET
Replies: 5
Views: 839

Re: GROVE STREET

Grove Street  rear elevations, number 53, 1949.png
53 Grove Street rear elevations, 1949
Grove Street, rear elevations, numbrs 51-52, 1949 X.png
51-53 Grove Street, rear elevations, 1949
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Ilderton Road
Replies: 40
Views: 8431

Re: Ilderton Road

I thought this was two narrow for Ilderton Road??
Ilderton Road near Hornshay Street in 1968.  X.jpg
Ilderton Road near Hornshay Street in 1968.
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: TANNER STREET.
Replies: 22
Views: 4625

Re: TANNER STREET.

Tanner St junction with Tower Bridge Road. During the demolition of the last functioning tannery S.O. Rowe. S.O.Rowe & Son PLC was the last working tannery in the region it closed in c1997. Sarson's chimney and vats just visible. Tanner Steet junction with Tower Bridge Road, demolition of the la...
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: The Grange
Replies: 8
Views: 1449

Re: The Grange

Hi Vossy, I think this is Diana Dors with her husband,not sure what one,only I think she was married twice in the 1950s ?, the late 50s to Dickie (Richard) Dawson. She really liked her flashy cars and at one time owned a pink Cadillac.
by kiwi
Tue May 14, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Possibly from the same family? CLEAK, A. E.,Pte.,14th London Regt.(London Scottish) He volunteered in 1914, and in the same year proceeded to France, where he saw much heavy fighting at La Bassee, Ypres, Neuve Chapelle, the Somme, Cambrai, and many other engagements until hostilities ceased. After h...
by kiwi
Mon May 13, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: ST MARY'S PLACE
Replies: 0
Views: 27

ST MARY'S PLACE

St Mary's Place, Rotherhithe, 1934. looking towards St Mary's Church and St Marychurch Street.
St Mary's Place, 1934 looking towards St Marys Church and St Marychurch Street. X.png
1934
St Mary’s Place,Rotherhithe 1934.  X.png
by kiwi
Mon May 13, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 72
Views: 17591

Re: Tower Bridge Road

TOWER BRIDGE ROAD.png
TOWER BRIDGE ROAD
Tower Bridge Road, 2017. Rick Poole, co-owner of Manze’s Pie and Mash.  X.jpg
Tower Bridge Road, 2017. Rick Poole, co-owner of Manze’s Pie and Mash.
by kiwi
Mon May 13, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Crosby Row Long Lane
Replies: 7
Views: 1750

Re: Crosby Row Long Lane

The building on the corner of Crosby Row and Porlock St was demolished in the summer of 2011. Crosby Row, St Hugh’s and in the shadow of the Guy’s Hospital Tower,the building looked more like a school or factory than a church. St Hugh's is part of Charterhouse in Southwark (C-i-S), a mission establi...

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