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by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: SOUTHWELL ROAD
Replies: 1
Views: 212

SOUTHWELL ROAD

Clockwork Studios at 38 Southwell Road has metamorphosed several times, accommodating comedians, then clock makers and now artists. At the turn of the 20th century the “Fun Factory”, as it was then known, was home to Fred Karno’s Vaudeville theatre group. Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel, two of Karn...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:49 am
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: SEDGMOOR PLACE
Replies: 1
Views: 323

SEDGMOOR PLACE

Lying in the shadows of the 1960s Southampton Estate development in Camberwell, South London, is a 19th century building that at first glance resembles a mock Tudor castle. Now private flats, this was built in the 1830s as the Aged Pilgrims’ Asylum, the first almshouses built by The Aged Pilgrims’ F...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Buildings & Streets
Topic: RUST SQUARE
Replies: 0
Views: 594

RUST SQUARE

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8-10 Rust Square 1972
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6-10 Rust Square today


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Rust Square
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
Replies: 74
Views: 21054

Re: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?

Panic when the postie arrived on one of these with a message,always seemed to be bad news. :shock: GPO telegram messenger bike.jpg I was in Canada when this happened. Mom tells us her heart sank when one of these guys appeared at the door. She says she just knew something had happened to one of her...
by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
Replies: 74
Views: 21054

Re: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?

Black and White TV anyone?

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by Sean.Byrne
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:21 am
Forum: General Postings
Topic: Discussion everything Bermondsey
Replies: 11
Views: 6650

Re: Discussion everything Bermondsey

This is great, thanks for posting it. I few personal notes: Back in the days of tanners and bobs,***I remember farthings And T.V gave only two channels to choose.***And I recall one channel and the night that ITV became the second channel and all of your jumpers were warm and hand knitted.***My aunt...
by Sean.Byrne
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: CHAMPION GROVE
Replies: 0
Views: 703

CHAMPION GROVE

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13-17 Champion Grove 1973
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27-29 Champion Grove 1972


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7 Champion Grove 1964
by Sean.Byrne
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: BRIEF STREET
Replies: 0
Views: 648

BRIEF STREET

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Burton House on Brief Street 1979
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Burton House today


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Brief Street at the corner of Cormont 1979
by Sean.Byrne
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: CALAIS STREET
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Re: CALAIS STREET

Patrick de Nangle's garden at 8 Calais Street in London's Camberwell, has been open for the National Gardens Scheme. He has created a unique garden of exotic giant ferns that has garnered national fame.
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8 Calais Street today
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His magic garden of ferns
by Sean.Byrne
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Camberwell (info. only)
Topic: CALAIS STREET
Replies: 1
Views: 204

CALAIS STREET

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13-21 Calais Street 1979
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1-4 Calais Street 1979

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