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Bob Marley mural inside Loughborough Junction furniture warehouse

Following the closure of the Furniture warehouse on the corner of Coldharbour Lane and Hinton Road, work is being undertaken in the warehouse section behind the shop. This mural of Bob Marley is high up on the dividing wall.

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Herne Hill Road graffiti by The Artful Dodger

A new piece of graffiti has appeared on Herne Hill Road on the Railway Arches at the Coldharbour Lane end. 02/12/2021 This piece of street art has now been painted over. Not surprised. It had a rather unsavoury dubious message. … Continue reading

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Loughborough Park Congregational Church – part two

Thanks to a couple of people who got in touch with Loughborough-Junction.org  Blog we have some more information about the Chapel. Cal posted in offering three new ministers: Rev W.M. Carrington from 1912, below is a photo of the Rev … Continue reading

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Lord Stanley

When developers started building the mass housing in Loughbourough Junction they often included Public Houses in their plans and one such was the Lord Stanley at 31 Hinton Road. Extract from the OS map 1894-96 It was taken on by … Continue reading

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Coldharbour Lane in the 1860’s

In a contribution taken from The South London Press series entitled South London Sketches published in 1869, there is this article :  Down Coldharbour Lane. As a reference I include this extract from Edward Stanford’s Library Map of London and … Continue reading

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Disappeared Loughborough Junction – a totter on Flaxman Road

Photo: Nick Stevens around 1980-81 Looks to be taken from outside the Wickwood Tavern with the entrance to Gordon Grove on the right.

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Loughborough Junction by Stephen G Bird

A painting by Stephen G Bird titled Loughborough Junction and dated 2010. https://www.sgbirdart.uk/work    

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A Pictorial Stroll down Coldharbour Lane in the 19th Century

In this post I have put together a number of drawings, paintings and photos that represent scenes of Coldharbour Lane throughout the 19th Century. With some of the earlier dated drawings it is impossible to precisely pinpoint the location. With others … Continue reading

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Paramount Metals sign, Coldharbour Lane

Photo taken by Nick Stevens, April 2015

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Farewell Ulupica…. and hello to The Junction

So it’s farewell to the Bolivian influenced cafe Ulupica – it wasn’t open for very long but I did enjoy their coffee. Apologies for the terrible photo…taken in a hurry by Loughborough-Junction Blog,  August 2015. And hello to The Junction … Continue reading

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