Tag Archives: Loughborough Junction

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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Hanging Basket Display, Milkwood Road

On my usual walk home today, I noticed this fabulous hanging basket display on Milkwood Road.

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Painting by Paul Ashurst

Richard Serra and Malevich Attempt a Happy Face at Loughborough Junction by Paul Ashurst, 2015 http://www.paul-ashurst.co.uk Added post 20 July 2015 The ongoing graffiti on the hoarding surrounding Loughborough House now  with added hearts.

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Mariusz Drabarek and Loughborow Junction

This painting by Mariusz Drabarek is titled Loughborow Junction. It was painted between 2004-2007. His website link is http://www.mariuszdrabarek.com

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Herne Arms / The Harriers Pub

Just finished on the corner of Wanless Road and Herne Hill Road is a new Apartment Block. Photo taken from the Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward website, 2015 The site had been derelict and empty for many years following the demolition … Continue reading

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The Room of Lost Things

Set in Loughborough Junction and a very fine read. A review from The Guardian Isobel Montgomery , 21st February 2009, The Guardian I have also read and enjoyed Theodora, Actress,Empress,Whore  also by Stella Duffy.

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Loughborough Junction S.E. by Karen Baker

http://www.kamb.co.uk I came across this painting a few months ago. You should check out Karen’s work. It’s great.

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Extraordinary Bus Accident on Cambria Road

This is a pretty gory newspaper report of an accident at Cambria Road Railway Bridge. Do not read  it if you are squeamish. From the Illustrated Police News, 1st May 1897 British Newspaper Archive, British Library

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Loughborough Park Congregational Church

In 1859, The Reverend David Abraham Herschell, while an assistant to his brother , Rev Ridley Herschell at John Street, Edgware Road decided he should seek his own congregation away from his brother. David Herschell was originally born into a Jewish … Continue reading

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