BENHILL ROAD

Yesterday & Today
How we lived then & How we live now
Sean.Byrne
Posts: 225
Joined: Sun Dec 08, 2019 1:23 pm
Location: Toronto

BENHILL ROAD

Postby Sean.Byrne » Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:03 am

If you click on the image it should enlarge enough to make out the signs. Did anyone really buy Beechams pills back then? If the little girls are still with us they would be about 90 now. Hope so!
benhill 1.JPG
Benhil Roadl at corner of Elmington Road 1938

benhill xxxxx.JPG
66-77 Benhill Road 1954 Looks like it is about to be demolished

Sean.Byrne
Posts: 225
Joined: Sun Dec 08, 2019 1:23 pm
Location: Toronto

Re: BENHILL ROAD

Postby Sean.Byrne » Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:21 am

The first image below is the Benhill Nature Garden. There is a local society that looks after it. they have a Twitter and Facebook presence. The second pic is the area that was cleared to make way for the Nature Garden. It comprised of seven prefabs that were built as a result of WW2

benhill nature.jpg

benhill prefabs.jpg

Sean.Byrne
Posts: 225
Joined: Sun Dec 08, 2019 1:23 pm
Location: Toronto

Re: BENHILL ROAD

Postby Sean.Byrne » Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:33 pm

ZZ11.JPG
The British Lion was situated at 112 Benhill Road.This pub is now used as flats.


Return to “Buildings & Streets”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests