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by bermondseyboy
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:46 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Alice Street
Replies: 9
Views: 3688

Re: Alice Street

Alice street.jpg This view is taken from the factory of one of Bermondsey's most prominent employers, Hartley's Jams in Rothsay Street. The photograph looks north over typical flat-fronted valley-roofed houses of the 1850s. Prominent in the middle distance is the Central Hall of the Methodist South...
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: How To - Posting Tips
Topic: Posting a Photo
Replies: 3
Views: 4300

Re: Posting a Photo

If you drag and drop a photo, this is what you will see.
Although this is fine the word ATTACHMENT is listed over the photo and does not look to good?
Click on attachments at bottom and you will see your file name.
Try clicking place in line.
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:05 pm
Forum: How To - Posting Tips
Topic: Posting a Photo
Replies: 3
Views: 4300

Re: Posting a Photo

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CLICK ON PICTURE TO ENLARGE
Just in case you haven't tried this.

The circle left, if red means unread post
The small square on the right, if you click this it will take you to the last post made.
Saves time rather than scroll through all postings.
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: How To - Posting Tips
Topic: Posting a Photo
Replies: 3
Views: 4300

Posting a Photo

Placing a photo in post. 1. click on attachments at bottom 2. click on add files 3. choose a photo from your computer 4. underneath add files you will see your photo file name you can add a file comment if you wish which will appear below your photo 5. click place in line 6. preview C0004 regal old ...
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Message from Bermondseyboy
Topic: Topics
Replies: 5
Views: 11259

Topics

Please could you make sure that any new Topics created do not already exist. We are also experiencing the same Photos being used in Posts, although on occasions this may be OK! if we can avoid this the better? If you spot any Topics that have been duplicated or should be merged with another please ...
by bermondseyboy
Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: New Forum
Replies: 6
Views: 5862

Re: New Forum

Thanks Ken

Yes something had to be done and i could not let all the hard work all Members put in, lost.
Also the thought of loosing all that history and Memories
Hopefully this site although in it's early stages will be better. :D

Steve.
by bermondseyboy
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 179
Views: 71973

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

OKR Library.jpg
Old Kent Road Library
OKR 1950.jpg
Old Kent Road 1950
by bermondseyboy
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 179
Views: 71973

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

Berts Pie Shop OKR.jpg
Berts Pie Shop - Old Kent Road

Photo sent in by Jan and Paul - Thank you

Does anyone know the history of Berts?
When did it open, and when did it close?
What has become of Berts?
by bermondseyboy
Wed Mar 08, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Bermondsey People
Topic: Mary Ripper
Replies: 4
Views: 5434

Re: Mary Ripper

As many of you will know - my Mum, Mary Ripper (she'll be 95 years of age in May 2017), still lives independently in Bermondsey. Here's our latest anecdote in this indomitable lady. She was out shopping down the Blue a week or two back and popped into Thorogoods (furniture, carpets etc). There she ...
by bermondseyboy
Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Videos
Topic: Old Kent Road 1985
Replies: 0
Views: 3396

Old Kent Road 1985



About 5.05 mins. in George Carter raising his hat.
It was raised daily at 1'o'clock to signal lunch time.

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