St Rule Street, SW8

Road in/near Clapham Common

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Ann Fraser
Ann Fraser   
Added: 19 Apr 2018 13:26 GMT   
IP: 88.98.205.32
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Post by Ann Fraser: Broughton Street, SW8

I have been doing some family research and have found 4 plus addresses family lived in from 1901 onwards, 43 Broughton Street 1901 census, Edward P Pritchard, Wife Harriet and children Helen, Frederick, Alice & Albert. Also in 1920 Edward & Harriet Pritchard also registered Alfred & Alice Mantell. 60 Broughton St 1920 Helen Harriet and Alfred De La Porte (Helen Pritchard). Also Alice Pritchard shown born 1888 in Montifore Street and later at No. 40 Broughton Street. Plus 1A Emu Road Emily & Frederick Pritchard and daughter Peggy (Margaret Helen Pritchard). Emily was there until 1977 when she died. The area was known as Park Town. I used to live in North Street, SW4 in the 1980s, now over in Wandsworth.


Christobel Warren-Jones
Christobel Warren-Jones   
Added: 26 Feb 2018 13:50 GMT   
IP: 143.159.49.39
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Post by Christobel Warren-Jones: Hurley Road, SE11

Hurley Road was off Kennington Lane, just west of Renfrew Raod, not where indicated on this map. My Dad was born at number 4 in 1912. It no longer exists but the name is remembered in Hurley House, Hurley Clinic and Hurley Pre-School

Gerry m lee
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Added: 10 Feb 2018 17:39 GMT   
IP: 50.64.178.175
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Post by Gerry m lee: Stormont Road, SW4

I lived iin 6 Stormont Road Lavender Hill Battersea from 1939 to 1964. My mother was a widow. I have one brother. The rent in 1939 would have been ten shillings a week. If ant one reads this, I now live in Vancouver Canada and my e-mail address is gerry-lee@shaw.ca and I went on line to try and find out what 6 Stormont sold for when it was built. The houses Nos. 6 4 8 12 etc to the corner where Marney Road starts were in my opinion protected during the war years, by a very large spiral church next door but one to number 4 and I am no religious. I went to school from five years old to Wix?s Lane. If this is read, please send a reply, and thank you.


KC Alexander
KC Alexander   
Added: 23 Jan 2018 15:07 GMT   
IP: 90.195.148.140
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Post by KC Alexander: Priory Grove, SW8

Lived in a two up two down until the age of 13.
Played on the bombsites (no health and safety then)
A Coal man Mr Bells lived in the road and kept his horse in a stable across the road from where he lived.
Fibre glass factory which made large figures etc for fairgrounds was down a mews which no longer exists.
Prefabs on the bend where Doreen, a friend of my mums lived with her two daughters.
Alan and Alex who?s mum and dad were also friends of my parents lived near the priory pub. the pub is now residential flats.
Alex was another boy who lived just a couple of doors along from me as was Colin.
The house was knocked down in 1964 and the site is now an adventure playground.
The only thing left I recognise is my old sycamore tree which grew in my garden which I could often be found climbing.

Never fell out of it !

Allen Waters
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Added: 18 Jan 2018 23:19 GMT   
IP: 151.224.33.53
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Post by Allen Waters: Lansdowne Gardens, SW8

I used to live at no. 27 from 1950-1961. My family had the large room on the ground floor a bedroom on the 2nd floor and a room in the attic. There were several other families who came and went over the years, as well as landlords. We had a landlord for a time called ?Gethin?. I used to play with my friends in the road as there were few cars then. We used to use the lamppost next to house as a cricket wicket and it?s still there. I can remember swings in the green and a parkeeper there with a coal brazier in the winter. I was a choirboy at St Barnaby?s, I remember a bagwash near the church when the houses were demolished to build the estate. There used to be a row of shops and I particularly remember one called ?gallies? a sweet shop where you could get a penny drink and they put gas in it for you. Schools I went to were Priory Grove, then Al

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Pauline jones
Pauline jones   
Added: 16 Oct 2017 19:04 GMT   
IP: 86.136.68.202
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Post by Pauline jones: Bessborough Place, SW1V

I grew up in bessborough place at the back of our house and Grosvenor road and bessborough gardens was a fantastic playground called trinity mews it had a paddling pool sandpit football area and various things to climb on, such as a train , slide also as Wendy house. There were plants surrounding this wonderful play area, two playground attendants ,also a shelter for when it rained. The children were constantly told off by the playground keepers for touching the plants or kicking the ball out of the permitted area, there was hopscotch as well, all these play items were brick apart from the slide. Pollock was the centre of my universe and I felt sorry and still do for anyone not being born there. To this day I miss it and constantly look for images of the streets around there, my sister and me often go back to take a clumped of our beloved L

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Johnshort
Johnshort   
Added: 7 Oct 2017 21:07 GMT   
IP: 10.9.55.126
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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

peter hiller
peter hiller   
Added: 13 Sep 2017 11:07 GMT   
IP: 81.141.12.149
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Post by peter hiller: Sancroft Street, SE11

what is the history of tresco house 2 sancroft street ,it looks older than a 1990s site

Robert smitherman
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Added: 23 Aug 2017 11:01 GMT   
IP: 2.220.194.137
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Post by Robert smitherman: Saunders Street, SE11

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.

LDNnews
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Added: 18 Jul 2018 05:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Kensington
Sir John Major warns 'fanatical' Tory Brexiteers 'will trigger early General Election'
Sir John Major has warned hardline "fanatical" Tory Brexiteers are putting their desire to leave the European Union ahead of the national interest and could bring down the Government.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/sir-john-major-warns-fanatical-tory-brexiteers-will-trigger-early-general-election-a3889721.html

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Added: 18 Jul 2018 05:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Sloane Square
Ex-Ukip councillor Stephen Searle convicted of murder after strangling his wife to death
A former Ukip councillor who murdered his wife months after he had an affair with their son’s partner is facing a life prison sentence.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/exukip-councillor-stephen-searle-convicted-of-murder-after-strangling-his-wife-to-death-a3889646.html

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Added: 17 Jul 2018 23:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Green Park
Appeal to find arsonists who attacked children’s playground in Lesnes Abbey Wood park
An appeal has been launched by Bexley Council after Lesnes Abbey Wood children’s playground was burnt out in a suspected arson attack.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16360007.lesnes-abbey-wood-park-appeal-to-find-arsonists/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Tooting Bec

The Swan in West Wickham will be getting a new beer garden after being named the loudest pub in the country to watch this summer’s thrilling World Cup.


The Swan in West Wickham will be getting a new beer garden after being named the loudest pub in the country to watch this summer’s thrilling World Cup.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16359907.the-swan-in-west-wickham-crowned-the-king-of-pubs-after-world-cup/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Embankment
International Champions Cup fixtures 2018: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham's schedule this summer
Arsenal will face Chelsea in early August as part of their pre-season programme in the 2018 International Champions Cup.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/international-champions-cup-fixtures-2018-arsenal-chelsea-liverpool-manchester-united-manchester-a3889561.html

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Added: 17 Jul 2018 10:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham South
Annabelle Neilson dies aged 49: Top London socialite and best friend of Alexander McQueen found dead at multi-million pound London home
Top London socialite Annabelle Neilson who counted Alexander McQueen and Kate Moss among her best friends has died aged 49.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/annabelle-neilson-dead-former-model-and-ladies-of-london-star-dies-aged-49-a3888726.html

LDNnews
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Added: 17 Jul 2018 10:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
More than half of Londoners planning to ditch plastic bottles for reusable flasks
More than half of Londoners plan to buy fewer disposable plastic drinks bottles this year and switch to reusable flasks, according to a survey.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/more-than-half-of-londoners-planning-to-ditch-plastic-bottles-for-reusable-flasks-a3888866.html

VIEW THE CLAPHAM COMMON AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE CLAPHAM COMMON AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE CLAPHAM COMMON AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE CLAPHAM COMMON AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE CLAPHAM COMMON AREA IN THE 1900s
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Clapham Common

Clapham Common is a triangular area of grassland of about 200 acres in size, situated between Clapham, Battersea and Balham.

It was featured in the Squeeze song Up the Junction, and was connected with the famous Ron Davies "moment of madness" incident in 1998. It has also been the venue for a number of annual Gay pride concerts.

It has been the site of one of the Colourscape Music Festival structures since 1995.

Clapham Common tube station and Clapham South tube station are on the edge of the park.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Anthony de Grey:   
Battersea Park:   Battersea Park station was named after the nearby park.
Battersea Power Station:   Battersea Power Station is a future Underground station on the Northern Line.
Bonneville Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Clapham Common:   
Clapham Manor Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Clapham Manor Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Griffin Primary School:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Heathbrook Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Heathbrook Primary School & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Lambeth Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Lambeth College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
Macaulay Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Newton Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 13.
Oliver House Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Sleaford Street School:   Sleaford Street School opened in 1874.
St George’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary’s RC Voluntary Aided Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Wandsworth Road:   In December 2012, Wandsworth Road railway station transferred to the London Overground from National Rail, this joining the Transport for London family.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abberley Mews, SW4 · Abbeville Road, SW4 · Abbey Business Centre, SW8 · Allnutt Way, SW4 · Arches, SW8 · Arden Street, SW8 · Ascalon House, SW8 · Ascalon Street, SW8 · Avro House, SW8 · Battersea Park Road, SW8 · Belmont Close, SW4 · Belmont Road, SW4 · Bewick Street, SW8 · Bonneville Gardens, SW4 · Bradfield House, SW8 · Bradmead, SW8 · Brayburne Avenue, SW8 · Briarwood Road, SW4 · Broadhinton Road, SW4 · Bromells Road, SW4 · Brooks Court, SW8 · Caldervale Road, SW4 · Carriage Drive East, · Carriage Drive East, SW11 · Carriage Drive East, SW3 · Carriage Drive North, SW8 · Cautley Avenue, SW4 · Cavendish Road, SW4 · Cedars Mews, SW4 · Cedars Road, SW4 · Ceylon Street, SW8 · Charles Barry Close, SW4 · Chaseclapham, SW4 · Chelsea Bridge, SW8 · Cherwell Street, SW8 · Christchurch Vicarage, SW8 · Clapham Common South Side, SW4 · Clapham Common West Side Southwest, SW4 · Clapham Common West Side, SW11 · Clapham Common West Side, SW4 · Clapham Common Westside, SW4 · Clapham Common, SW4 · Clapham Manor Street, SW4 · Clapham Street, SW4 · Cloisters House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Clyston Street, SW8 · Condell Road, SW8 · Corunna Road, SW8 · Crescent Grove, SW4 · Crescent Lane, SW4 · Crichton Street, SW8 · Cringle Street, SW1V · Cringle Street, SW8 · Cubitt Terrace, SW4 · Daley Thompson Way, SW8 · Dickens Street, SW8 · Durrington Tower, SW8 · Elms Road Southwest, SW4 · Elms Road, SW4 · Fitzwilliam Road, SW4 · Franconia Road, SW4 · Froude Street, SW8 · Garden House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Goldsborough House Springfield Estate, SW8 · Gower Close, SW4 · Grafton Square, SW4 · Haines Street, SW8 · Hambalt Road, SW4 · Hannington Road, SW4 · Havelock Terrace Arches, SW8 · Havelock Terrace, SW8 · Heath Road, SW8 · Heather Close, SW8 · Heswall Close, SW4 · Hewer House, SW4 · Hewlett House, SW8 · Imex Business Centre, SW8 · Imex Centre, SW8 · Ingate Place, SW8 · Iveley Road, SW4 · Keith Connor Close, SW8 · Killyon Road, SW4 · Killyon Road, SW8 · Kirtling Street, SW8 · Klea Avenue, SW4 · Lambourn Road, SW4 · Larkhall Rise, SW4 · Larkhall Rise, SW8 · Leppoc Road, SW4 · Lessar Avenue, SW4 · Lessar Court, SW4 · Lillieshall Road, SW4 · Linford Street, SW8 · Link House, SW8 · Lion Yard, SW4 · Liston Road, SW4 · Lockington Road, SW8 · Long Road, SW4 · Lydon Road, SW4 · Lynette Avenue, SW4 · Macaulay Road, SW4 · Mackay Road, SW4 · Mandalay Road, SW4 · Matrimony Place, SW4 · Montefiore Street, SW8 · Motley Street, SW8 · Narbonne Avenue, SW4 · Netherford Road, SW4 · New Covent Garden Centre, SW8 · Newby Street, SW8 · Newtown Court, SW11 · Nightingale Lane, SW4 · Nightingale Walk, SW4 · North Side, SW4 · North Street, SW4 · Offerton Road, SW4 · Okeover Manor, SW4 · Old Town, SW4 · Orlando Road, SW4 · Pagden Street, SW8 · Palmerston Way, SW8 · Park Hill, SW4 · Parkhill, SW4 · Patcham Terrace, SW8 · Patmore Street, SW8 · Pensbury Place, SW8 · Pensbury Street, SW8 · Porteus Place, SW4 · Portslade Road, SW8 · Prince Of Wales Drive, SW8 · Princes Close, SW4 · Queens Circus, SW11 · Queens Circus, SW8 · Queenstown Mews, SW8 · Queenstown Road, SW8 · Ravenet Street, SW8 · Rectory Gardens, SW4 · Rectory Grove, SW4 · Redwood Mews, SW4 · Robertson Street, SW8 · Rookery Road, SW4 · Rozel Road, SW4 · Rudolf Place, SW8 · Saint Alphonsus Road, SW4 · Savona Street, SW8 · Shaftesbury Mews, SW4 · Shandon Road, SW4 · Silverthorne Road, SW8 · Sleaford Industrial Estate, SW8 · Sleaford Street, SW8 · Sopwith Way, SW8 · Southolm Street Southwest, SW11 · Southolm Street, SW11 · Spaces Business Centre, SW8 · Spencer House, SW8 · St Alphonsus Road, SW4 · St Annes Hall Venn Street, SW4 · St Gerards Close, SW4 · St Pauls Community Hall, SW4 · St Philip Square, SW8 · St Philip Street, SW8 · St Rule Street, SW8 · St. Georges Close, SW8 · St. Philip Square, SW8 · St. Philip Street, SW8 · St. Rule Street, SW8 · Statham House, SW8 · Stewart Court, SW8 · Stewart’s Road, SW8 · Stewarts Road, SW8 · Stonhouse Street, SW4 · Stuarts Lane, SW8 · Sutherland House, SW8 · Sycamore Mews, SW4 · Tennyson Street, SW8 · Tessa Sanderson Place, SW8 · Thackeray Road, SW8 · The Arches, SW8 · The Avenue, SW4 · The Chase, SW4 · The Pavement, SW4 · The Pavilion, SW8 · The Polygon, SW4 · The Woodlands, SW4 · Thessaly Road, SW8 · Trinity Close, SW4 · Tun Yard, SW8 · Turnchapel Mews, SW4 · Turnchapel Mews, SW8 · Turpin House, SW11 · Turret Grove, SW4 · Tweed Street, SW8 · Venn Street, SW4 · Victoria Rise, SW4 · Wadhurst Road, SW8 · Wakeford Close, SW4 · Waldo Close, SW4 · Wandsworth Road, SW8 · Wardell Mews, SW4 · Welmar Mews, SW4 · Wenham House, SW8 · Wilberforce Mews, SW4 · Wilderness Mews, SW4 · Windmill Drive, SW4 · Windmill Ride, SW15 · Windsor Court, SW4 · Wingate Square, SW4 · Worsopp Drive, SW4 ·
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TRANSPORTATION
Good
DAILY LIFE
Good
SAFETY
Good
HEALTH
Average
SPORTS AND LEISURE
Good
ENTERTAINMENT
Good
DEMOGRAPHICS
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London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
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The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
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London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
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Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

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