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by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: St Marychurch Street
Replies: 5
Views: 760

Re: St Marychurch Street

In 1980, Time and Talents took over the Old Mortuary in Rotherhithe that had not been in use since 1965. After suitable renovation, a community centre was established and where an active programme is run that includes an Over 60s Club, an Arts and Crafts Group for the Over 50s, children’s drama, Bro...
by kiwi
Wed May 23, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.
Replies: 18
Views: 1320

Re: FILMS/TV IN PLACES WE KNOW.

Film Georgy Girl,1966, Stars: James Mason, Lynn Redgrave, Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates, Bill Owen.
Film Georgy Girl 1966 Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside.jpg
Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside 1966
Film Georgy Girl, Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside and the Tate Modern, pity about that tree..jpg
Same Location 2017,Cardinal's Wharf aka Bankside and the Tate Modern, pity about that tree.
by kiwi
Tue May 22, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: New kent Road
Replies: 18
Views: 2205

Re: New kent Road

Turnpike in the New Kent Road near the Bricklayers' Arms Inn, Southwark,.jpg
Turnpike in the New Kent Road near the Bricklayers' Arms Inn, Southwark,
by kiwi
Tue May 22, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: Living in the Blitz
Replies: 41
Views: 7955

Re: Living in the Blitz

These are some of the things children wrote in their school books in South London during WW2. The innocence of children during such a dangerous and sad time in their lives can still make you smile. :) childen1.jpg children.jpg “In Wartime Children Who Lived In Big Cities Had to Be Evaporated Because...
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: History & War Years
Topic: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS
Replies: 2
Views: 816

Re: FRANK DAVIS, BRONZE CROSS

There are no local memorials that we know of, but Frank's name is recorded on the roll of honour held by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and in the WW2 Roll of Honour.
FRANK DAVIS.jpg
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: WILLIAM COOPER LTD
Replies: 5
Views: 471

Re: WILLIAM COOPER LTD

COOPERS 3.jpg
COOPERS 4.jpg
by kiwi
Sun May 20, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tooley Street
Replies: 32
Views: 3204

Re: Tooley Street

The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street in Bermondsey, painted in 1827. Stoney Lane is now Abbotts Lane which is next to the old Fire Station. The brewery of Clowes, Newbury and Maddox sat on Stoney Lane, Tooley Street. Painting 1827..jpg Abbotts Lane, Tooley Stre...
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Dockhead
Replies: 15
Views: 1399

Re: Dockhead

Dockhead RC Church in Dockhead Bermondsey, all damaged in WW2.jpg
Dockhead RC Church in Dockhead Bermondsey, all damaged in WW2.
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:11 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Grange Road
Replies: 68
Views: 6824

Re: Grange Road

Samsons Castle, 210 Grange Road,.jpg
Samsons Castle, 210 Grange Road
by kiwi
Sat May 19, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Hopping
Topic: Hop Picking
Replies: 27
Views: 4977

Re: Hop Picking

Hop-picking in Yalding, Kent,1944. A view of a campsite on a hop farm in Yalding, Kent. Women work at cooking on the camp fires provided outside the row of huts, which are named after bomber aircraft. A washing line has been strung up outside one of the huts, the clothes flapping in the breeze. line...

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