Search found 226 matches

by Sean.Byrne
Wed Jan 15, 2020 3:10 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: KNATCHBULL ROAD
Replies: 2
Views: 286

Re: KNATCHBULL ROAD

The Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart is a Roman Catholic church on 2 Knatchbull Road and Camberwell New Road in Camberwell, south east London, SE5. The first church on this site was destroyed by enemy action during The Blitz between 8–9 October 1941 The church was built between 1952 and 195...
by Sean.Byrne
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: CAMBERWELL GROVE
Replies: 10
Views: 1093

Re: CAMBERWELL GROVE

Mary Datchelor School was founded out of an endowment originally intended for the upkeep of the 18th-century Datchelor family's family tomb. A board of trustees was established in 1871, with £20,000 to found a girls' school. The school opened in 1877 with thirty girls, and had grown to over 400 by 1...
by Sean.Byrne
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:19 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: PICTON STREET
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: PICTON STREET

THE DUALIT COMPANY Max Gort-Barten the founder of Dualit was born in Germany in 1914. Max found himself in England as WWII broke out. After 5 years in the army, he bought a factory on Picton Street in Camberwell with the intention of manufacturing one of his many inventions, the first of which was a...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: SUMNER ROAD
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: SUMNER ROAD

The Alliance, Sumner road, Opened: 1867 Closed: sometime between 2002-2007

zzzzzz.jpg
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: COLDHARBOUR LANE
Replies: 7
Views: 452

Re: COLDHARBOUR LANE

The Plough Inn, 66 Coldharbour Lane, Camberwell Opened: 1856 Closed: 2018 Small local pub between Camberwell and Loughborough Junction. Known as Amaryllis Bar and Kitchen between 2007-2018
zzzzzz.jpg
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: IVANHOE ROAD
Replies: 0
Views: 611

IVANHOE ROAD

The Ivanhoe was situated at 28 Ivanhoe Road. This pub was known as Hoopers at time of closure in 2012. The building still exists. z1ivan.JPG This was a street party to celebrate the end of WW2. The residents of Ivanhoe Road and Grove Hill road joined together. Many had harrowing stories of the bombi...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: BERMONDSEY WALL EAST
Replies: 13
Views: 4728

Re: BERMONDSEY WALL EAST

I found a blog with a wealth of historical information about The Angel (Kiwi has posted some pics already)……….. The Angel has a history going back to at least the 17th Century. At the very end of Bermondsey Wall East, it used to be flanked by a variety of buildings, all crowded together to make the ...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: SWAN ROAD ROTHERHITHE
Replies: 2
Views: 1474

Re: SWAN ROAD ROTHERHITHE

Adam & Eve, 47 Swan Lane, Rotherhithe, Surrey SE16 at 33 Swan Lane in 1899. The address is at 47 Swan Lane in 1921 and earlier, prior to street renaming to Swan road. The pub was rebuilt after being damaged by subsidence caused by the building of the Rotherhithe Tunnel (opened 1908)

zzzzzz.jpg
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:53 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: De Crespigny Park
Replies: 0
Views: 671

De Crespigny Park

There is an amazing amount of history around Camberwell. So many streets have their roots going back several hundred years and associated with historical figures. The De Crespignys, who came from France, as Protestant refugees, in the reign of William III., though they did not settle in Camberwell u...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:36 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: SOUTHWELL ROAD
Replies: 1
Views: 212

Re: SOUTHWELL ROAD

zzzz1.jpg
52-54 Southwell Road 1970
zzzzzz2.jpg
56-58 Southwell Road 1970

Go to advanced search