Gladstone Street, SE1

Road in/near Elephant and Castle, existing between 1845 and now

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Gladstone Street showing Albert Terrace in the background (1977)

Gladstone Street was built in the 1840s.

The street was originally named in two sections - Albert Street led off of Garden Row with Gladstone Street being only the section leading north off of St George’s Road.

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Post by Evelyn Johnson: Sturgeon Road, SE17

I lived at 105 Sturgeon Road in 1956 went to st Paul’s church Lorrimore sqN8DvL
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Post by Johnshort: Hurley Road, SE11

There were stables in the road mid way also Danny reading had coal delivery lorry.n
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what is the history of tresco house 2 sancroft street ,it looks older than a 1990s site
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I was born in a prefab on Saunders street SE11 in the 60’s, when I lived there, the road consisted of a few prefab houses, the road originally ran from Lollard street all the way thru to Fitzalan street. I went back there to have a look back in the early 90’s but all that is left of the road is about 20m of road and the road sign.
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VIEW THE ELEPHANT AND CASTLE AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE ELEPHANT AND CASTLE AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE ELEPHANT AND CASTLE AREA IN THE 1830s
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Elephant and Castle

Elephant and Castle is one of five London tube stations named after a pub.

One thing Elephant and Castle is not named after is 'La Infanta de Castilla', seemingly referring to a series of Spanish princesses such as Eleanor of Castile and María, the daughter of Philip III of Spain. However, Eleanor of Castile was not an infanta - the term only appeared in English about 1600. María has a strong British connection because she was once controversially engaged to Charles I, but she had no connection with Castile. Infanta de Castilla therefore seems to be a conflation of two Iberian royals separated by 300 years.

Regardless, the pub of that name gave its name to the station, and in turn the station to the nearby area - originally called Newington.

Elephant & Castle tube station is on the Bank branch of the Northern Line between Kennington and Borough, and is the southern terminus of the Bakerloo Line.

The station was built in two stages. The Northern Line station opened on 18 December 1890 as part of the first deep-level tube, the City & South London Railway (C&SLR). The Baker Street & Waterloo Railway (BS&WR) station opened on 5 August 1906, five months after the rest of the line. Although belonging to separate companies, the platforms were connected below ground from 10 August 1906.

The first baby to be born on the underground was born at the station in 1924. Press reports claimed that she had been named Thelma Ursula Beatrice Eleanor (so that her initials would have read T.U.B.E.) but this story later proved false, and she was named Marie Cordery. Elephant and Castle seems to specialise in names which prove false!


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Elephant and Castle:   Elephant and Castle is one of five London tube stations named after a pub.
Elephant and Castle tavern:   The name Elephant and Castle which now gives its name to this whole area of London was is derived from a coaching inn.
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park:   Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park is a public park in Kennington.
Old Vic:   The Old Vic, one of the most reknowned theatres in London, was established in 1818 as the Royal Coburg Theatre.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Elephant & Castle (1910):   The Elephant and Castle is a major road junction and the name of the surrounding area, largely superseding the name Newington.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
America Street, SE1 · Avon Place, SE1 · Avonmouth Street, SE1 · Ayres Street, SE1 · Baden Place, SE1 · Balfour Street, SE17 · Barbel Street, SE1 · Barlow Street, SE17 · Barons Place, SE1 · Bath Terrace, SE1 · Bear Lane, SE1 · Beckway Street, SE17 · Belvedere Buildings, SE1 · Bird In Bush Road, SE15 · Bishops Terrace, SE11 · Borough High Street, SE1 · Borough Road, SE1 · Boundary Row, SE1 · Boyfield Street, SE1 · Brandon Street, SE17 · Brook Drive, SE1 · Brook Drive, SE11 · Burrell Street, SE1 · Castlebrook Close, SE11 · Catesby Street, SE17 · Chaloner Court, SE1 · Chancel Street, SE1 · Chapel Court, SE1 · Chatham Street, SE17 · Churchyard Row, SE1 · Churchyard Row, SE11 · Clennam Street, SE1 · Collingwood Street, SE1 · Collinson Walk, SE1 · Colnbrook Street, SE1 · Comus Place, SE17 · Congreve Street, SE17 · Cooper Close, SE1 · Copperfield Street, SE1 · Coral Street, SE1 · County Street, SE1 · Crail Row, SE17 · Crosby Row, SE1 · Crosslet Street, SE17 · Dante Road, SE11 · Darwin Street, SE17 · Deacon Way, SE17 · Dean’s Buildings, SE17 · Devon Street, SE15 · Disney Place, SE1 · Dodson Street, SE1 · Doyce Street, SE1 · Dugard Way, SE11 · East Street, SE17 · Elba Place, SE17 · Elephant and Castle, SE1 · Elephant Castle Shopping Centre, SE1 · Elephant Castle, SE1 · Elephant Road, SE17 · Elliott’s Row, SE11 · Elsted Street, SE17 · Ethel Street, SE17 · Ewer Street, SE1 · Falmouth Road, SE1 · Flint Street, SE17 · Freda Corbett Close, SE15 · Garden Row, SE1 · Gaunt Street, SE1 · Gay Street, SW15 · Gaywood Street, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE11 · Gerridge Street, SE1 · Gilbert Road, SE11 · Gladstone Street, SE1 · Glasshill Street, SE1 · Gray Street, SE1 · Great Guildf, SE1 · Great Guildford Street, SE1 · Great Guildford, SE1 · Great Maze Pond, SE1 · Great Suffolk Street, SE1 · Gt Suffold Street, SE1 · Harper Road, SE1 · Hatcham Road, SE15 · Hayles Street, SE11 · Hedger Street, SE11 · Henshaw Street, SE17 · Heralds Place, SE11 · Heygate Street, SE17 · Hillery Close, SE17 · Hornshay Street, SE15 · Howell Walk, SE1 · Hulme Place, SE1 · Ilderton Road, SE15 · John Maurice Close, SE17 · Kell Street, SE1 · Kentish Buildings, SE1 · Keyworth Street, SE1 · King and Queen Street, SE17 · King Edward Walk, SE1 · King James Court, SE1 · King James Street, SE1 · King Queen Street, SE17 · King’s Place, SE1 · Kings Bench Street, SE1 · Lagare Apartments, SE1 · Lamlash Street, SE11 · Lancaster Street, SE1 · Lant Street, SE1 · Larcom Street, SE17 · Lavington Street, SE1 · Leontine Close, SE15 · Library Street, SE1 · Loman Street, SE1 · London Road, RM4 · London Road, SE1 · Lympstone Gardens, SE15 · Maidstone Buildings Mews, SE1 · Manor Grove, SE15 · Marshalsea Road, SE1 · Meadow Row, SE1 · Mermaid Court, SE1 · Merrow Street, SE1 · Milcote Street, SE1 · Mint Street, SE1 · Monkton Street, SE11 · Morley Street, SE1 · Nelson Square, SE1 · New Kent Road, SE1 · New Kent Road, SE17 · Newcomen Street, SE1 · Newington Butts, SE1 · Newington Causewa, SE1 · Newington Causeway, SE1 · Nightingale Mews, SE11 · Oakden Street, SE11 · Old Kent Road, SE15 · Omeara Street, SE1 · Ontario Street, SE1 · Orb Street, SE17 · Orient Street, SE11 · Ormside Street, SE15 · Oswin Street, SE11 · Pastor Street, SE1 · Peabody Square, SE1 · Pearman Street, SE1 · Peckham High Street, SE1 · Penarth Street, SE15 · Pepper Street, SE1 · Pickwick Street, SE1 · Plantain Place, SE1 · Pocock Street, SE1 · Pontypool Place, SE1 · Price’s Street, SE1 · Princess Street, SE1 · Queen’s Head Yard, SE1 · Record Street, SE15 · Redcross Way, SE1 · Risborough Street, SE1 · Rockingham Street, SE1 · Rodney Place, SE17 · Rodney Road, SE17 · Rushworth Street, SE1 · Saint George’s Road, SE1 · Sanctuary Street, SE1 · Sandgate Street, SE15 · Sawyer Street, SE1 · Scovell Crescent, SE1 · Scovell Road, SE1 · Searles Road, SE1 · Sharratt Street, SE15 · Shopping Centre Elephant Castle, SE1 · Sidmouth House Lindley Estate, SE15 · Silex Street, SE1 · Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 · St Alphege House, SE1 · St Georges Circus, SE1 · St Georges Road, SE1 · St George’s Road, SE1 · St Marys Gardens, SE11 · St Marys Walk, SE11 · St. Georges Mews, SE1 · Stanford Place, SE17 · Stead Street, SE17 · Stopher House, SE1 · Sudrey Street, SE1 · Surrey Row, SE1 · Surrey Rowe, SE1 · Sylvan Grove, SE15 · Talbot Yard, SE1 · Tarn Street, SE1 · Tatum Street, SE17 · Tennis Street, SE1 · The Chandlery, SE1 · The Foundry, SE1 · The Mews, SE1 · Theobald Street, SE1 · Thomas Doyle Street, SE1 · Tisdall Place, SE17 · Tiverton Street, SE1 · Toulmin Street, SE1 · Townley Street, SE17 · Townsend Street, SE17 · Trundle Street, SE1 · Union Street, SE1 · Valentine Place, SE1 · Victory Place, SE17 · Vine Yard, SE1 · Wadding Street, SE17 · Wagner Street, SE15 · Walcot Square, SE11 · Walworth Road, SE1 · Walworth Road, SE17 · Wansey Street, SE17 · Waterloo Road, SE1 · Webber Row, SE1 · Webber Street, SE1 · Weller Street, SE1 · West Square, SE11 · Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 · Whitehorse Mews, SE1 · Wingrave, SE17 ·


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