Dodson Street, SE1

Road which has existed since the nineteenth century or before

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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

Evelyn Johnson
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Added: 8 Dec 2017 23:23 GMT   
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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

Johnshort
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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: Borough
London Mayor Sadiq Khan to seek second term
The Labour politician confirmed his intention to stand again for mayor in 2020.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44550845

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Post by LDNnews: Bank
Rashan Charles: Police restraint death ’accidental’
Rashan Charles, 20, died in hospital after police chased him into a shop in east London in July 2017.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44551132

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Post by LDNnews: Covent Garden
Rebel MPs targeted with Westminster's 'dark arts' ahead of crunch Brexit vote
Rebel MPs were targeted with the "dark arts of Westminster" ahead of a crunch vote on whether Parliament gets a "meaningful" say on Brexit, a former minister claimed today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/rebel-mps-targeted-with-westminsters-dark-arts-ahead-of-crunch-brexit-vote-a3867611.html

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Post by LDNnews: Charing Cross
Plans for electric charging points revised

Brent Council is set to adopt a new approach to electric car charging as it looks to improve the borough’s environment.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16300753.Plans_for_electric_charging_points_revised/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Chancery Lane
Expect delays on the Piccadilly line and Overground this morning
You’re already half way through the week and the sun is showing no sign of disappearing.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16301807.Expect_delays_on_the_Piccadilly_line_and_Overground_this_morning/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Cannon Street
Pioneering Tooting Jazz musician historic plaque unveiled
A jazz musician from Tooting was honoured with a historic blue plaque to recognise her contribution to music.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16301899.Pioneering_Tooting_Jazz_musician_historic_plaque_unveiled/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: St Pauls
Wandsworth residents invited to free yoga event at Decathlon
Decathlon at Southside Shopping Centre is inviting Wandsworth residents to its free Hatha yoga event.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16301933.Wandsworth_residents_invited_to_free_yoga_event_at_Decathlon/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Southwark
Sidcup library set to be relocated to Blockbuster site despite objectors being ’mystified’
Contentious plans to relocate a library are set to be accepted by councillors despite a public campaign.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16301999.Sidcup_library_set_to_be_relocated_to_Blockbuster_site_despite_objectors_being___39_mystified__39_/?ref=rss

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Post by LDNnews: Blackfriars
England World Cup fixtures and news LIVE: Dele Alli injury latest plus the rest from Russia 2018
Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE news blog of the World Cup 2018 in Russia.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/fifa-world-cup-2018-live-latest-news-and-updates-with-cristiano-ronaldo-set-to-face-morocco-a3867246.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bank
NHS at 70
The London hospital has transformed eye care and saved the sight of millions since the start of the NHS.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44471097

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Water firms failed customers during ’Beast from the East’
The water industry regulator says firms did not support customers properly during the "Beast from the East".

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44522004

VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1860s
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Lambeth

The ’Lamb’ in Lambeth really means just that.

The name is recorded in 1062 as Lambehitha, meaning ’landing place for lambs’, and in 1255 as Lambeth. The name refers to a harbour where lambs were either shipped from or to. It is formed from the Old English ’lamb’ and ’hythe.

South Lambeth is recorded as Sutlamehethe in 1241 and North Lambeth is recorded in 1319 as North Lamhuth. The marshland in the area, known as Lambeth Marshe, was drained in the 18th century but is remembered in the Lower Marsh street name. Sometime after the opening of Waterloo railway station in 1848 the locality around the station and Lower Marsh became known as Waterloo.

Lambeth Palace is located opposite the Palace of Westminster. The two were linked by a horse ferry across the Thames.

Until the mid-18th Century the north of Lambeth was marshland, crossed by a number of roads raised against floods.

With the opening of Westminster Bridge in 1750, followed by the Blackfriars Bridge and Vauxhall Bridge, a number of major thoroughfares were developed through Lambeth, such as Westminster Bridge Road, Kennington Road and Camberwell New Road.

In William Blake’s epic Milton a Poem, the poet John Milton leaves Heaven and travels to Lambeth, in the form of a falling comet, and enters Blake’s foot. This allows Blake to treat the ordinary world as perceived by the five senses as a sandal formed of "precious stones and gold" that he can now wear. Blake ties the sandal and, guided by Los, walks with it into the City of Art, inspired by the spirit of poetic creativity. The poem was written between 1804 and 1810.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Canterbury Music Hall:   The Canterbury Music Hall was established in 1852 by Charles Morton on the site of a former skittle alley adjacent to the Canterbury Tavern at 143 Westminster Bridge Road.
Charlotte Sharman Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Christ Church, Lambeth:   Christ Church was founded by the Rev Dr Christopher Newman Hall in 1876 as a Congregational chapel on Westminster Bridge Road.
Ethelred Nursery School & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Evelina Hospital School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 19.
Friars Primary Foundation School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Garden Museum:   The first museum in the world dedicated to the history of gardening.
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park:   Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park is a public park in Kennington.
Jubilee Gardens:   
King’s College London Maths School:   Free schools 16 to 19 (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 19. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Lambeth:   The ’Lamb’ in Lambeth really means just that.
Morley College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
Necropolis Station:   The London Necropolis Railway was opened in 1854 as a reaction to severe overcrowding in London’s existing graveyards and cemeteries.
Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls’ School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Oasis Academy Johanna:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Oasis Academy South Bank:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Octavia House Schools:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Old Vic:   The Old Vic, one of the most reknowned theatres in London, was established in 1818 as the Royal Coburg Theatre.
Southwark:   Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.
St George’s Cathedral Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Jude’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
The Autism Project - CareTrade:   Special post 16 institution which accepts students between the ages of 17 and 25.
The Marine Society College of the Sea:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
The Ring:   The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.
Walnut Tree Walk Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Young Vic:   The Young Vic is a theatre on the Cut, located near the South Bank.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Chartist meeting, Kennington Common (1848):   On 10 April 1848, William Kilburn took daguerrotypes of the Great Chartist Meeting on Kennington Common – taken from the top of The Horns tavern were the first ever photos of a crowd scene.
Gunner's Cottages (1910):   Gunner’s Cottages, off Salamanca Street, Lambeth 1910.
Lambeth Bridge (1865):   Lambeth Bridge is on the site of a horse ferry between the Palace of Westminster and Lambeth Palace on the south bank.
Lambeth High Street (1860):   This photograph of the Windmill inn, Lambeth High Street, dates from 1860
Wake Street:   Wake Street (King Street before the 1880s) was featured in photos from the Picture Post edition of 31 December 1938.
Waterloo Air Terminal (1953):   Officially known as the British European Airways Waterloo Air Terminal, the building was officially opened on the Festival of Britain site on 19 May 1953 by the then Minister of Aviation.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Alaska Street, SE1 · Applegarth House, SE1 · Barbel Street, SE1 · Barons Place, SE1 · Baylis Road, SE1 · Beaufoy Walk, SE11 · Bedlam Mews, SE11 · Belvedere Road, SE1 · Black Friars Road, SE1 · Black Prince Road, SE1 · Blackfriars Road, SE1 · Boundary Row, SE1 · Boyfield Street, SE1 · Burdett Street, SE1 · Burrows Mews, SE1 · Carlisle Lane, SE1 · Centaur Street, SE1 · China Walk, SE11 · Colnbrook Street, SE1 · Cooper Close, SE1 · Coral Street, SE1 · Cosser Street, SE1 · Distin Street, SE11 · Dodson Street, SE1 · Elliott’s Row, SE11 · Fitzalan Street, SE11 · Frazier Street, SE1 · Garden Row, SE1 · Gaywood Street, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE11 · Gerridge Street, SE1 · Gibson Road, SE11 · Gladstone Street, SE1 · Gray Street, SE1 · Greenham Close, SE1 · Greet Street, SE1 · Hayles Street, SE11 · Hercules Road, SE1 · Hornbeam Close, SE11 · Hotspur Street, SE11 · Hurley Road, SE11 · Isabella Street, SE1 · Joan Street, SE1 · Johanna Street, SE1 · Jonathan Street, SE11 · Juxon Street, SE11 · Kennington Lane, SE11 · Kennington Lane, SW8 · Kennington Road, SE1 · Kennington Road, SE11 · Kennington Road, SW95 · Keyworth Street, SE1 · King Edward Walk, SE1 · Lagare Apartments, SE1 · Lambeth Bridge, SE1 · Lambeth High Street, SE1 · Lambeth Palace Road, SE1 · Lambeth Palace Road, SW1 · Lambeth Pier, SE1 · Lambeth Road, SE1 · Lambeth Road, SE11 · Lambeth Walk, SE1 · Lambeth Walk, SE11 · Lancaster Street, SE1 · Launcelot Street, SE1 · Leake Street, SE1 · Library Street, SE1 · Lilac Place, SE11 · Lollard Street, SE11 · London Road, RM4 · London Road, SE1 · Lower Marsh, SE1 · Marylee Way, SE11 · Merrow Street, SE1 · Milcote Street, SE1 · Milverton Street, SE11 · Mitre Road, SE1 · Morley Street, SE1 · Nelson Square, SE1 · Newnham Terrace, SE1 · Newport Street, SE11 · Norfolk Row, SE1 · Oakey Lane, SE1 · Old Paradise Street, SE1 · Old Paradise Street, SE11 · Orient Street, SE11 · Oswin Street, SE11 · Peabody Square, SE1 · Pear Place, SE1 · Pearman Street, SE1 · Pontypool Place, SE1 · Pratt Walk, SE1 · Pratt Walk, SE11 · Princess Street, SE1 · Randall Road, SE11 · Rowland Hill House, SE1 · Royal Street, SE1 · Sail Street, SE11 · Saint George’s Road, SE1 · Salamanca Place, SE1 · Salamanca Street, SE1 · Sandell Street, SE1 · Saunders Street, SE11 · Short Street, SE1 · Silex Street, SE1 · South Street, SE11 · St Alphege House, SE1 · St Georges Circus, SE1 · St Georges Road, SE1 · St George’s Road, SE1 · St. Georges Mews, SE1 · Steam Pump Lane, W4 · Surrey Row, SE1 · Surrey Rowe, SE1 · Suthwark Bridge Road, SE1 · Tanswell Street, SE1 · The Chandlery, SE1 · The Cut, SE1 · The Foundry, SE1 · The Tunnel, SE1 · Thomas Doyle Street, SE1 · Ufford Street, SE1 · Valentine Place, SE1 · Vauxhall Walk, SE11 · Virgil Street, SE1 · Walnut Tree Walk, SE11 · Waterloo Bridge, SE1 · Waterloo Bridge, WC2R · Waterloo Centre, SE1 · Waterloo Road, SE1 · Webber Row, SE1 · Webber Street, SE1 · West Square, SE11 · Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 · Whitehorse Mews, SE1 · Whitehouse Apartments, SE1 · Whitgift Street, SE1 · Whitgift Street, SE11 · Wincott Parade, SE11 · Windmill Row, SE11 · Windmill Walk, SE1 · Wootton Street, SE1 ·

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Central London, south east (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south east.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
G. F. Cruchley

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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