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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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Building works on the Corner of Wingmore road and Hinton Road

After many, many years as an empty lot building work has finally started on the corner of Wingmore Road and Hinton Road. Image taken from Google Street view from a few years ago.  Below work underway. Photo: Loughborough Junction Blog … Continue reading

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They’ve renamed the Mahatma Gandhi Industrial Estate…

Whilst strolling down Milkwood Road today I noticed they had renamed one half of the Mahatma Ghandi Industrial Estate. It is now known rather boringly as Stone Trading Estate. I’m assuming Lambeth Council sold it to Capital Industrial. Talking about … Continue reading

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