ALBANY ROAD.

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Thu Apr 01, 2021 2:38 am

Albany Road, c1986, the tyre shop on the corner of Calmington Road, not long before closing and demolition to make way for Burgess park. Note the Banfield coach parked outside.
Albany Road c1986, this shop was a post office long before it was a tyre depot.   X.png
c1986, this shop was a post office long before it was a tyre depot.
Albany Road, c1986, the tyre shop on the corner of Calmington Road.  X.png
Albany Road,1981. Looking down at the start of the Burgess park lake project with Cobourg school facing on to it.  X.png
Albany Road,1981. Looking down at the start of the Burgess park lake project with Cobourg school facing on to it. The tyre shop on the corner and across the road to the left is The Duke of Edinburgh pub.

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:57 pm

All demolished in c.1979 and now all under Burgess Park.
Albany Road, Mick's Hairdressers on the corner with Odell Street, all demolished in c.1979 and now all under Burgess Park.   X.png
Albany Road, Mick's Hairdressers on the corner with Odell Street. From the 1962 Walworth School film "Two Bob's Worth of Trouble."
Albany Road corner with Odell Street, c1970, Mick's the Hairdressers.  X.png
Mick's the Hairdressers on the corner of Albany Road, c1970.

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Fri Apr 30, 2021 2:38 am

Albany Road c1983, Bagshot Street right, Dyer’s newsagent left and Silcote Road down on the left.   X.png
Albany Road c1983, Bagshot Street right, Dyer’s newsagent left and Silcote Road down on the left.

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Thu May 19, 2022 3:40 am

Albany Road area. c1985. Ideal Café.  X..jpg
Albany Road area. c1985. Ideal Café.
BURGESS PARK.  X..png
BURGESS PARK.

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Thu Jul 28, 2022 11:55 pm

I have tried to check this location, no luck, so have gone with what is on the picture but I do have my doubts.
Albany Road.  X..png

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Re: ALBANY ROAD.

Postby kiwi » Sun Aug 07, 2022 8:41 am

Albany Road, J W Simpson Funeral Directors. X..png
Albany Road, J W Simpson Funeral Directors.
Albany Road, same location 2022, now permanently closed.   X..png
Albany Road, same location 2022, now permanently closed.


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