Debnams Road

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fosney
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Debnams Road

Postby fosney » Wed Jan 25, 2017 1:10 pm

(Yesterday & Today)

Milkman Debnams Road.jpg
UD milkman delivering the pinta in Debnams Road to the terraced houses
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Debnams Road Today is it the same road you may ask

kiwi
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Re: Debnams Road

Postby kiwi » Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:48 am

A Roman Catholic church built in 1902 and said to have been built to cater for the vast number of Irish labourers who came to the area to assist in the building of the railway on the nearby viaduct. That said, the viaduct was built or started about 1832ish.
St Gertrudes Church. 1, Debnams Road, Rotherhithe. c 2010.  X.jpg
St Gertrudes Church. 1, Debnams Road, Rotherhithe. c 2010.


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