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FEBRUARY
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2001
Cole House is a block on Tanswell Street.





CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE LOCALITY

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Bruce McTavish   
Added: 11 Mar 2021 11:37 GMT   

Kennington Road
Lambeth North station was opened as Kennington Road and then Westminster Bridge Road before settling on its final name. It has a wonderful Leslie Green design.

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Born here
sam   
Added: 31 Dec 2021 00:54 GMT   

Burdett Street, SE1
I was on 2nd July 1952, in Burdett chambers (which is also known as Burdett buildings)on Burdett street

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LATEST LONDON-WIDE CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE PROJECT

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Tony Whipple   
Added: 16 Apr 2024 21:35 GMT   

Frank Whipple Place, E14
Frank was my great-uncle, I’d often be ’babysat’ by Peggy while Nan and Dad went to the pub. Peggy was a marvel, so full of life. My Dad and Frank didn’t agree on most politics but everyone in the family is proud of him. A genuinely nice, knowledgable bloke. One of a kind.

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Theresa Penney   
Added: 16 Apr 2024 18:08 GMT   

1 Whites Row
My 2 x great grandparents and his family lived here according to the 1841 census. They were Dutch Ashkenazi Jews born in Amsterdam at the beginning of the 19th century but all their children were born in Spitalfields.

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Wendy    
Added: 22 Mar 2024 15:33 GMT   

Polygon Buildings
Following the demolition of the Polygon, and prior to the construction of Oakshott Court in 1974, 4 tenement type blocks of flats were built on the site at Clarendon Sq/Phoenix Rd called Polygon Buildings. These were primarily for people working for the Midland Railway and subsequently British Rail. My family lived for 5 years in Block C in the 1950s. It seems that very few photos exist of these buildings.

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Steve   
Added: 19 Mar 2024 08:42 GMT   

Road construction and houses completed
New Charleville Circus road layout shown on Stanford’s Library Map Of London And Its Suburbs 1879 with access via West Hill only.

Plans showing street numbering were recorded in 1888 so we can concluded the houses in Charleville Circus were built by this date.

Source: Charleville Circus, Sydenham, London

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Steve   
Added: 19 Mar 2024 08:04 GMT   

Charleville Circus, Sydenham: One Place Study (OPS)
One Place Study’s (OPS) are a recent innovation to research and record historical facts/events/people focused on a single place �’ building, street, town etc.

I have created an open access OPS of Charleville Circus on WikiTree that has over a million members across the globe working on a single family tree for everyone to enjoy, for free, forever.

Source: Charleville Circus, Sydenham, London

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Charles   
Added: 8 Mar 2024 20:45 GMT   

My House
I want to know who lived in my house in the 1860’s.

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NH   
Added: 7 Mar 2024 11:41 GMT   

Telephone House
Donald Hunter House, formerly Telephone House, was the BT Offices closed in 2000

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Paul Cox   
Added: 5 Mar 2024 22:18 GMT   

War damage reinstatement plans of No’s 11 & 13 Aldine Street
Whilst clearing my elderly Mothers house of general detritus, I’ve come across original plans (one on acetate) of No’s 11 & 13 Aldine Street. Might they be of interest or should I just dispose of them? There are 4 copies seemingly from the one single acetate example. Seems a shame to just junk them as the level of detail is exquisite. No worries if of no interest, but thought I’d put it out there.

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Lower Marsh Market Lower Marsh Market is in the Waterloo area of London.
Lower Marsh Market
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NEARBY STREETS
Addington Street, SE1 Addington Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Addington Street, SE1
Alaska Street, SE1 Alaska Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Alaska Street, SE1
Aquinas Street, SE1 Aquinas Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (South Bank)
Aquinas Street, SE1
Barons Place, SE1 Barons Place is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Barons Place, SE1
Baylis Road, SE1 Baylis Road runs between Westminster Bridge Road and Waterloo Road (Waterloo)
Baylis Road, SE1
Becket House, SE1 Becket House is located on Lambeth Palace Road (Lambeth)
Becket House, SE1
Belvedere Crescent, SE1 Belvedere Crescent used to run off Belvedere Road (South Bank)
Belvedere Crescent, SE1
Belvedere Road, SE1 Belvedere Road was laid out between 1814 and 1827 (South Bank)
Belvedere Road, SE1
Benson House, SE1 Benson House is located on Hatfields (Southwark)
Benson House, SE1
Blackfriars Foundry 154-156, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode
Blackfriars Foundry 154-156, SE1
Blenheim Business Centre, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Lambeth North)
Blenheim Business Centre, SE1
Boundary Row, SE1 Boundary Row is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area
Boundary Row, SE1
Boyce Street, SE1 Anne Street was renamed Boyce Street in 1911 (Waterloo)
Boyce Street, SE1
Brad Street, SE1 Brad Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Brad Street, SE1
Buckley Street, SE1 Frances Street was renamed Buckley Street in 1937 but disappeared from the map in the 1950s (Waterloo)
Buckley Street, SE1
Burrows Mews, SE1 Burrows Mews is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area
Burrows Mews, SE1
Casson Square, SE1 Casson Square is a square of South Bank buildings (South Bank)
Casson Square, SE1
Chaplin Close, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Chaplin Close, SE1
Chicheley Street, SE1 Henry Chichele was a 15th-century Archbishop of Canterbury. (Waterloo)
Chicheley Street, SE1
Climsland House, SE1 Climsland House is a block on Duchy Street (South Bank)
Climsland House, SE1
Coin Street, SE1 Coin Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Coin Street, SE1
Cole House, SE1 Cole House is a block on Tanswell Street (Waterloo)
Cole House, SE1
Concert Hall Approach, SE1 Concert Hall Approach ’does what it says on the tin’ (South Bank)
Concert Hall Approach, SE1
Cons Street, SE1 Emma Cons was the founder of the Royal Victoria Coffee Music Hall, that later became known as the Old Vic (Waterloo)
Cons Street, SE1
Cooper Close, SE1 Cooper Close is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Cooper Close, SE1
Coral Street, SE1 Coral Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Coral Street, SE1
Cornwall Flats, SE1 Cornwall Flats is a block on Cornwall Road (Waterloo)
Cornwall Flats, SE1
Cornwall Road, SE1 According to John Norden’s description in 1615, there was a lane running northwest towards the Thames, following the approximate path of the modern Cornwall Road (South Bank)
Cornwall Road, SE1
Dodson Street, SE1 Dodson Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Dodson Street, SE1
Doon Street, SE1 Doon Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (South Bank)
Doon Street, SE1
Doreen Ramsey Court, SE1 Doreen Ramsey Court is a block on The Cut (Waterloo)
Doreen Ramsey Court, SE1
Dorset House, SE1 Dorset House is a block on Stamford Street (Southwark)
Dorset House, SE1
Duchy Street, SE1 Duchy Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Duchy Street, SE1
Edward Henry House, SE1 Edward Henry House is a block on Cornwall Road (South Bank)
Edward Henry House, SE1
Elizabeth House, SE1 Elizabeth House is a block on York Road (Waterloo)
Elizabeth House, SE1
Ethelm House, SE1 Ethelm House is a block on Cornwall Road (Waterloo)
Ethelm House, SE1
Exton Street, SE1 Exton Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Exton Street, SE1
Fifth Floor Valentine Place, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode
Fifth Floor Valentine Place, SE1
Forum Magnum Square, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (South Bank)
Forum Magnum Square, SE1
FranklinWilkins Building, SE1 FranklinWilkins Building is sited on Stamford Street (South Bank)
FranklinWilkins Building, SE1
Frazier Street, SE1 Frazier Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Frazier Street, SE1
Friars House, SE1 Friars House is a block on Blackfriars Road
Friars House, SE1
Gerridge Street, SE1 Gerridge Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Gerridge Street, SE1
Golden Jubilee Bridge, WC2N Golden Jubilee Bridge is a road in the WC2N postcode area (River Thames)
Golden Jubilee Bridge, WC2N
Granby Place, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Granby Place, SE1
Gray Street, SE1 Gray Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Gray Street, SE1
Greenham Close, SE1 Greenham Close is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Lambeth North)
Greenham Close, SE1
Greet Street, SE1 Greet Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Greet Street, SE1
Griffin Street, SE1 Griffin Street was marked on maps between the 1820s and the 1950s (Waterloo)
Griffin Street, SE1
Harlington Street, SE1 Harlington Street was built in the 1820s but swept away by the building of Waterloo station (Waterloo)
Harlington Street, SE1
Hatfields, SE1 The name "Hatfields" is believed to originate from a time when the area was used for drying animal skins, which were then used in various industries, including hat-making. (Southwark)
Hatfields, SE1
Henry House, SE1 Henry House is a building on Coin Street (South Bank)
Henry House, SE1
Hermes House, SE1 Hermes House is a block on Blackfriars Road
Hermes House, SE1
Holmes Terrace, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Holmes Terrace, SE1
Howley Street, SE1 Howley Street ran between Tenison Street and Sutton Street (Waterloo)
Howley Street, SE1
Howley Terrace, SE1 Howley Place was renamed as Howley Terrace in 1939 (South Bank)
Howley Terrace, SE1
James Clerk Maxwell Building, SE1 James Clerk Maxwell Building is a block on Waterloo Road (South Bank)
James Clerk Maxwell Building, SE1
Johanna Street, SE1 Johanna Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Johanna Street, SE1
Larch House, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Larch House, SE1
Launcelot Street, SE1 Launcelot Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Launcelot Street, SE1
Leake Street, SE1 Leake Street is a road and a road tunnel where graffiti is tolerated (Waterloo)
Leake Street, SE1
Lower Marsh, SE1 Lower Marsh is an 18th century street in the Waterloo neighbourhood (Waterloo)
Lower Marsh, SE1
Manners Street, SE1 Manners Street ran northeast off Vine Street (South Bank)
Manners Street, SE1
Mepham Street, SE1 Mepham Street is one of many streets in the area named after Archbishops of Canterbury (Waterloo)
Mepham Street, SE1
Merrow Street, SE1 Merrow Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area
Merrow Street, SE1
Miller Walk, SE1 Miller Walk is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Miller Walk, SE1
Mitre Road, SE1 Mitre Road is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Mitre Road, SE1
Morley Street, SE1 Morley Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Morley Street, SE1
Munro House, SE1 Munro House can be found on Murphy Street (Waterloo)
Munro House, SE1
Murphy Street, SE1 Murphy Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Murphy Street, SE1
Narrow Wall, SE1 Narrow Wall was, by the Tudor period, a road on the line of the old earth embankment of the River Thames (South Bank)
Narrow Wall, SE1
National Film Theatre, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (South Bank)
National Film Theatre, SE1
Oakley Street, SE1 Gibson Street was called Oakley Street after 1877 (Waterloo)
Oakley Street, SE1
Oreilly Street, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Oreilly Street, SE1
Paris Garden, SE1 Paris Garden is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Southwark)
Paris Garden, SE1
Pear Place, SE1 Pear Place was formerly Peartree Street (Waterloo)
Pear Place, SE1
Pearman Street, SE1 Pearman Street is one of the centres of London (Lambeth North)
Pearman Street, SE1
Pontypool Place, SE1 Pontypool Place is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Pontypool Place, SE1
Railway Arch 213, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Lambeth North)
Railway Arch 213, SE1
Reeves House, SE1 Reeves House is a block on Baylis Road (Waterloo)
Reeves House, SE1
Roupell Street, SE1 Roupell Street was developed by John Palmer Roupell during the 1820s. (South Bank)
Roupell Street, SE1
Samford Street, SE1 Samford Street is a road in the NW8 postcode area (South Bank)
Samford Street, SE1
Sandell Street, SE1 Sandell Street is named after a Mr Sandell, who owned warehouses here in the 1860s (Waterloo)
Sandell Street, SE1
Santley House, SE1 Santley House can be found on Frazier Street (Waterloo)
Santley House, SE1
Secker Street, SE1 Secker Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Secker Street, SE1
Short Street, SE1 Short Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Short Street, SE1
South Bank, SE1 South Bank is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
South Bank, SE1
Southbank Centre Square, SE1 Southbank Centre Square is a road in the SE1 postcode area (South Bank)
Southbank Centre Square, SE1
Southbank, SE1 Southbank is a road in the SE9 postcode area (South Bank)
Southbank, SE1
Spur Road, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Spur Road, SE1
Stamford Street Apartments, SE1 This block stands on Stamford Street (South Bank)
Stamford Street Apartments, SE1
Stamford Street, SE1 Stamford Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Stamford Street, SE1
Stangate House, SE1 Stangate House is a block on Upper Marsh (Lambeth)
Stangate House, SE1
Station Approach, SE1 Station Approach serves Waterloo station (Waterloo)
Station Approach, SE1
Sutton Walk, SE1 Sutton Walk - formerly Sutton Street until 1939 - was redeveloped as part of Concert Hall Approach (South Bank)
Sutton Walk, SE1
Tanswell Street, SE1 Tanswell Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Tanswell Street, SE1
Tenison Street, SE1 Tenison Street was lost during the construction of the Shell buildings (South Bank)
Tenison Street, SE1
The Balcony, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
The Balcony, SE1
The Colonnade, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
The Colonnade, SE1
The Cut, SE1 Lower Marsh and The Cut, with its street market, formed the commercial heart of the area from the early 19th century (Waterloo)
The Cut, SE1
The Foundry, SE1 The Foundry is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area
The Foundry, SE1
The Queen’s Steps, SE1 The Queen’s Steps is a road in the SE1 postcode area (South Bank)
The Queen’s Steps, SE1
The Queen’s Walk, SE1 The Queen’s Walk is a road in the SE1 postcode area (South Bank)
The Queen’s Walk, SE1
The Tower Building, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
The Tower Building, SE1
Theed Street, SE1 Theed Street was one of the local streets developed by John Roupell (South Bank)
Theed Street, SE1
Ufford Street, SE1 Ufford Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area
Ufford Street, SE1
Upper Marsh Street, SE1 Upper Marsh Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Lambeth)
Upper Marsh Street, SE1
Upper Marsh, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Lambeth)
Upper Marsh, SE1
Valentine Place, SE1 Valentine Place is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Valentine Place, SE1
Valentine Row, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (Waterloo)
Valentine Row, SE1
Vine Street, SE1 Vine Street roughly followed the route of the contemporary pathway between York Road and the South Bank, beside Waterloo underground station (South Bank)
Vine Street, SE1
Waterloo Centre, SE1 Waterloo Centre is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Waterloo Centre, SE1
Waterloo Court, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (South Bank)
Waterloo Court, SE1
Waterloo Road, SE1 Waterloo Road is the main road in the Waterloo area straddling the boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark. (Waterloo)
Waterloo Road, SE1
Wayerloo Court, SE1 A street within the SE1 postcode (South Bank)
Wayerloo Court, SE1
Webber Row, SE1 Webber Row is a road in the SE1 postcode area (Waterloo)
Webber Row, SE1
Wellington House, SE1 Wellington House is a building on Waterloo Road (Waterloo)
Wellington House, SE1
Westminster Bridge, SE1 Westminster Bridge links Westminster on the west side with Lambeth on the east side (River Thames)
Westminster Bridge, SE1
Whichcote Street, SE1 In the first years of the 19th century three streets of stock brick, terraced houses were laid out and named Anne Street, Agnes Street and Frances Street (Waterloo)
Whichcote Street, SE1
Whitehouse Apartments, SE1 Whitehouse Apartments is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (South Bank)
Whitehouse Apartments, SE1
Whittlesey Street, SE1 Whittlesey Street dates from the 1830s (South Bank)
Whittlesey Street, SE1
Windmill House, SE1 Windmill House is a block on Wootton Street (Waterloo)
Windmill House, SE1
Windmill Walk, SE1 Windmill Walk stretches north and south of the Roupell Street Conservation Area (Waterloo)
Windmill Walk, SE1
Wootton Street, SE1 Wootton Street is one of the streets of London in the SE1 postal area (Waterloo)
Wootton Street, SE1
York Road Curve, SE1 York Road Curve is a road in the N1C postcode area (Waterloo)
York Road Curve, SE1
York Road, SE1 York Road skirts the western edge of Waterloo station (Waterloo)
York Road, SE1

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Hole In the Wall The Hole In The Wall is a local Waterloo institution.
Hole In the Wall
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The Angel
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