Wilcox Road, SW8

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Wilcox Road is one of the streets of London in the SW8 postal area.



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Christobel Warren-Jones
Christobel Warren-Jones   
Added: 26 Feb 2018 13:50 GMT   
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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

KC Alexander
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Added: 23 Jan 2018 15:07 GMT   
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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   
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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
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Added: 16 Oct 2017 19:04 GMT   
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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
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Added: 7 Oct 2017 21:07 GMT   
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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
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Added: 13 Sep 2017 11:07 GMT   
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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   
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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.

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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
Do you wake up every morning for work, wishing you could spend a few extra hours in bed?
Do you wake up every morning for work, wishing you could spend a few extra hours in bed?

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Do you wake up every morning for work, wishing you could spend a few extra hours in bed?
Do you wake up every morning for work, wishing you could spend a few extra hours in bed?

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Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
A 20mph speed limit could be rolled out in the next four years

A 20mph speed limit could be rolled out across Merton in the next four years, but campaigners say that it is still a long time to wait.


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Post by LDNnews: Stockwell
MERTON: Restaurant not granted 5am alcohol licence
A restaurant in Morden was not granted its wish to serve alcohol until 5am on Saturdays.

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Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets for Tuesday’s UCL tie
Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets for Tuesday’s UCL tie

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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
London experts join forces in 'grand coalition' to transform cancer treatment
London’s leading medical research institutions today formed a "grand coalition" in the war on cancer.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-experts-join-forces-in-grand-coalition-to-transform-cancer-treatment-a3937591.html

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Meghan Markle rolls up her sleeves in support of cookbook to raise money for Grenfell victims
The Duchess of Sussex’s first solo project as a member of the royal family was revealed today - supporting the publication of a community cookbook helping Grenfell families.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/meghan-markle-rolls-up-her-sleeves-in-support-of-cookbook-for-grenfell-victims-a3937511.html

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A Wimbledon school has been recognised for its "fantastic" cultural work.
A Wimbledon school has been recognised for its "fantastic" cultural work.

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Widow appeals for help from late husband’s co-workers at Hmp Wandsworth
A widow is calling on her late husband’s former colleagues to come forward with information about working conditions at HM Prison Wandsworth.

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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SOUTH LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1900s
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South Lambeth






LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Allen Edwards Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Archbishop Tenison’s School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Archbishop Tenison’s School:   Archbishop Tenison’s School moved to The Oval in 1928
Ashmole Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Fairley House School:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Herbert Morrison Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lark Hall Primary School (Including Lark Hall Centre for Pupils with Autism):   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lark Hall Primary School and Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Marsham Street Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Millbank Academy:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Nine Elms:   Nine Elms is a planned London Underground station to be built in Nine Elms, Battersea.
Pimlico:   Pimlico is known for its garden squares and Regency architecture.
St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Stephen’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Stockwell:   Stockwell is a district situated a couple of miles south-east of Charing Cross.
Tachbrook Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Tate Britain:   Tate Britain (known from 1897 to 1932 as the National Gallery of British Art and from 1932 to 2000 as the Tate Gallery) is an art gallery situated on Millbank in London.
Vauxhall:   Vauxhall is an inner city area of Central London in the London Borough of Lambeth.
Vauxhall Gardens:   Vauxhall Gardens was a pleasure garden, one of the leading venues for public entertainment from the mid 17th century to the mid 19th century.
Westminster Cathedral RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Westminster Under School:   Westminster Under School is an independent school and preparatory school for boys aged 7 to 13 and is attached to Westminster School.
Westminster Under School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 14. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Wyvil Primary School and Centres for Children With Speech and Language Impairment and Autism:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Beet Court (1910):   Photograph of Beet Court aka Lemon Court, in 1910.
Gunner's Cottages (1910):   Gunner’s Cottages, off Salamanca Street, Lambeth 1910.
Lambeth High Street (1860):   This photograph of the Windmill inn, Lambeth High Street, dates from 1860
Old Red Cow:   The Old Red Cow (right of picture)
Stockwell station (1930):   Clapham Road in 1930, showing Stockwell station. Binfield Road runs off to the right.
Vauxhall Station early 1900s.:   Vauxhall at the turn of the twentieth century.
York Wharf:   York Wharf, photographed in 1866.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Close, SW8 · Abbot Court, SW8 · Albert Embankment, SE1 · Albert Embankment, SE11 · Albert Embankment, SW8 · Albert Embarkment, SE1 · Albert Enbankment, SE1 · Albert Square, SW8 · Albion Avenue, SW8 · Aldebert Terrace, SW8 · Allen Edwards Drive, SW8 · Andrew Place, SW8 · Arches Miles Street, SW8 · Arlesford Road, SW9 · Ashmole Place, SW8 · Ashmole Street, SW8 · Aston House, SW8 · Atherfold Road, SW9 · Atterbury Street, SW1P · Auckland Street, SE11 · Aylesford Street, SW1V · Balvaird Place, SW1V · Belmore Street, SW8 · Bessborough Gardens, SW1V · Bessborough Place, SW1V · Bessborough Street, SW1V · Binfield Road, SW4 · Bondway, SW8 · Bonnington Square, SW8 · Bramley Crescent, SW8 · Bridgefoot, SW8 · Bromfelde Road, SW4 · Bromfelde Walk, SW4 · Brooklands Passage, SW8 · Brough Close, SW8 · Buxton Mews, SW4 · Carey Place, SW1V · Carroun Road, SW8 · Causton Street, SW1P · Chapter Chambers, SW1P · Chapter Street, SW1P · Chelsham Road, SW4 · Citadel Place, SE11 · Clapham Road, SW4 · Clapham Road, SW8 · Clapham Road, SW9 · Clarence Walk, SW4 · Claylands Place, SW8 · Claylands Road, SW8 · Clitheroe Road, SW9 · Cobbett Street, SW8 · Cottingham Road, SW8 · Courland Grove, SW8 · Courland Street, SW8 · Cowthorpe Road, SW8 · Crimsworth Road, SW8 · Crossford Street, SW9 · Crown Reach Riverside Walk, SW1V · Dalkeith Court, SW1P · Darsley Drive, SW8 · Davidson Gardens, SW8 · Dorset Road, SW8 · Douglas Street, SW1P · Drummond Gate, SW1V · Ebbisham Drive, SW8 · Edithna Street, SW9 · Elm Lane, SW8 · Erasmus Street, SW1P · Esterbrooke Street, SW1P · Fellmongers Path, SE1 · Fentiman Road, SW8 · Flower Market, SW8 · Fount Street, SW8 · Gaskell Street, SW4 · Gauden Road, SW4 · Glasshouse Walk, SE11 · Glyn Street, SE11 · Goding Street, SE11 · Goldsboro Road, SW8 · Goldsborough House, SW8 · Grantham Road, SW9 · Guildford Road, KT16 · Guildford Road, SW8 · Hampson Way, SW8 · Hartington Road, SW8 · Hemans Street, SW8 · Hemberton Road, SW9 · Herrick Street, SW1P · Heyford Avenue, SW8 · Hide Place, SW1P · Hookham Court, SW8 · Irving Grove, SW9 · Jeffrey’s Road, SW9 · Jeffreys Road, SW4 · John Islip Street, SW1P · Kay Road, SW9 · Kelman Close, SW4 · Kenchester Close, SW8 · Kennington Oval, SW8 · Kibworth Street, SW8 · Killyon Road, SW8 · Kimberley Road, SW9 · Kings House, SW8 · Knight’s Walk, SE11 · Landor Road, SW4 · Landor Road, SW9 · Langley Lane, SW8 · Lansdowne Gardens, SW8 · Lansdowne Green, SW8 · Lansdowne Way, SW4 · Lansdowne Way, SW8 · Larkhall Lane, SW4 · Lawn Lane, SE11 · Lawn Lane, SW8 · Lindsay Square, SW1V · Lingham Street, SW9 · Market Towers, SW8 · Mawbey Street, SW8 · Mayflower Road, SW9 · Mccall Close, SW4 · Meadow Road, SW8 · Miles Street, SW8 · Millbank Tower, SW1P · Millbank, SW1P · Nealden Street, SW9 · Nine Elms Lane, SW8 · Old South Lambeth Road, SW8 · One Kelman Close, SW4 · Oval Place, SW8 · Palfrey Place, SW8 · Paradise Road, SW4 · Paradise Road, SW9 · Park Place, SW8 · Parry Street, SW8 · Pascal Street, SW8 · Path to hotel entrance, SW1P · Ponsonby Place, SW1P · Ponsonby Terrace, SW1P · Ponton Road, SW8 · Portland Grove, SW8 · Post Office Way, SW8 · Prideaux Road, SW9 · Priory Court, SW8 · Priory Grove, SW8 · Priory Mews, SW8 · Rampayne Street, SW1V · Randall Road, SE11 · Regency Street, SW1P · Rhodesia Road, SW9 · Richborne Terrace, SW8 · Richborne Terrace, SW9 · Rita Road, SW8 · Riverside Walk East, EC3R · Riverside Walk, SW1V · Riverside Walk, SW8 · Rootstein Hopkins Parade Ground: Chelsea College of Art and Desi, SW1P · Saddlers Way, SW8 · Saint Stephen’s Terrace, SW8 · Salamanca Place, SE1 · Salamanca Street, SE1 · Savoy Mews, SW9 · Sheldon Court, SW8 · Sherborne House, SW8 · Sibella Road, SW4 · Smedley Street, SW4 · Smedley Street, SW8 · South Lambeth Place, SW8 · South Lambeth Road, SE11 · South Lambeth Road, SW8 · South Lambeth Road, SW9 · Southville, SW8 · St George Wharf, SW8 · St Stephens Terrace, SW8 · St. Stephen’s Terrace, SW8 · Stanley Close, SW8 · Stirling Road, SW9 · Stockwell Gardens, SW9 · Studley Road, SW4 · Terrace Walk, SW8 · Teversham Lane, SW8 · The Studios, SW8 · Thorne Road, SW8 · Thorparch Road, SW8 · Timber Mill Way, SW4 · Tinworth Street, SE11 · Tradescant Road, SW8 · Tregothnan Road, SW9 · Trenchold Street, SW8 · Trigon Road, SW8 · Union Court, SW4 · Union Grove, SW8 · Union Road, SW4 · Union Road, SW8 · Union Road, SW9 · Usborne Mews, SW8 · Vauxhall Bridge, SE1 · Vauxhall Bridge, SW1P · Vauxhall Bridge, SW1V · Vauxhall Bridge, SW8 · Vauxhall Cross, SW8 · Vauxhall Grove, SW8 · Viceroy Road, SW8 · Victoria House, SW8 · Victoria Mansions, SW8 · Vincent Street, SW1P · Walton Close, SW8 · Wandsworth Road, SW4 · West Bridge, SW8 · Wheatsheaf Lane, SW8 · Wilcox Close, SW8 · Wilcox Road, SW8 · Wilkinson Street, SW8 · Wyvil Estate, SW8 · Wyvil Road, SW8 ·
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