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by kiwi
Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: OLD KENT ROAD.
Replies: 122
Views: 8102

Re: OLD KENT ROAD.

Old Kent Road Picture House, Bricklayers Arms.jpg 42-44 OLD KENT ROAD.jpg The Old Kent Picture House opened in February 1910, with 1,450 seats, all on a single floor. In 1918, it was enlarged by adding a balcony and a Hill pipe organ with 2Manuals had been installed. Further rebuilding raised the r...
by kiwi
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:48 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Tower Bridge Road
Replies: 56
Views: 3681

Re: Tower Bridge Road

Mods day out? :| Sooner have one of Rossi’s Ice Creams. :D.
Tower Bridge Road..jpg
Original posting by bermondseygal
by kiwi
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:21 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Lynton Road
Replies: 6
Views: 524

Re: Lynton Road

LYNTON ROAD BERMONDSEY 2017.jpg
LYNTON ROAD, MONNOW ROAD (RIGHT) 2017, coming from St James Road.
by kiwi
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: PARK STREET
Replies: 0
Views: 29

PARK STREET

Never realised how long Park Street was, Sumner Street Bankside, to Stoney Street, Borough, hence picture in Bankside :?
Park St, heading towards Bankend..jpg
Park Street, heading towards Bankend.
PARK STREET.jpg
PARK STREET.2016
Park St, Borough Market to the right. 2016.jpg
Park Street, Borough Market to the right. 2016
PARK STREET,BOROUGH 1.jpg
BOROUGH MARKET FAR END. LITTLE DORRIT CAFÉ, (Red front) I REMEMBER WHEN THIS WAS CALLED THE BOROUGH CAFÉ.
by kiwi
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Bermondsey Street
Replies: 21
Views: 1835

Re: Bermondsey Street

THE WOOLPACK, 98 BERMONDSEY STREET..jpg
THE WOOLPACK, 98 BERMONDSEY STREET
THE WOOLPACK INTERIOR, BERMONDSEY STRET.jpg
THE WOOLPACK INTERIOR >>>>>>
by kiwi
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Dunton Road
Replies: 13
Views: 921

Re: Dunton Road

DUNTON ROAD..jpg
I remember it well, 1950s on that is.
;)
by kiwi
Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Docklands and Waterways
Topic: Grand Surrey Canal
Replies: 13
Views: 1667

Re: Grand Surrey Canal

Newby’s Ice Store stood on the north bank of the canal in the 1860s, between what’s now the football pitch and the canal walk. Ice was used to keep food fresh during transport and in shops. Imported mainly from Norway, it was delivered along the canal by horse-drawn barges to Newby’s store, where it...
by kiwi
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: Shad Thames
Replies: 19
Views: 1220

Re: Shad Thames

MAGUIRE STREET,SHAD THAMES..jpg
Maguire Street was named after the Reverend Robert Maguire, Rector of St. Olave’s Parish from 1875 until his death in 1890.
by kiwi
Tue Dec 05, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: QUEEN ELIZABETH STREET
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: QUEEN ELIZABETH STREET

The Flag Store was built in 1899 by Benjamin Edgington, flag and tent manufacturers, now converted into offices and flats (2016) There seem to have been several Edgington’s recorded as tent makers. Benjamin Edgington advertised in the Alpine Journal of 1960 claiming they were “established before 179...
by kiwi
Mon Dec 04, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Transport
Topic: 202 Bus Clifton Rise to Canal Bridge
Replies: 3
Views: 423

Re: 202 Bus Clifton Rise to Canal Bridge

The Canal Bridge terminal working was changed for the RFs, to turn using Verney Road - previously the Qs did a loop in the road at the St James's Road junction - but it wasn't until June 1954 that the stand moved from Rotherhithe New Road into Verney Road.
Verney Road Bermondsey c1950.jpg
VERNEY ROAD BERMONDSEY.

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