Carriage Drive East, SW3

Road in/near Battersea Park

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Ann Fraser
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Added: 19 Apr 2018 13:26 GMT   
IP: 88.98.205.32
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Post by Ann Fraser: Broughton Street, SW8

I have been doing some family research and have found 4 plus addresses family lived in from 1901 onwards, 43 Broughton Street 1901 census, Edward P Pritchard, Wife Harriet and children Helen, Frederick, Alice & Albert. Also in 1920 Edward & Harriet Pritchard also registered Alfred & Alice Mantell. 60 Broughton St 1920 Helen Harriet and Alfred De La Porte (Helen Pritchard). Also Alice Pritchard shown born 1888 in Montifore Street and later at No. 40 Broughton Street. Plus 1A Emu Road Emily & Frederick Pritchard and daughter Peggy (Margaret Helen Pritchard). Emily was there until 1977 when she died. The area was known as Park Town. I used to live in North Street, SW4 in the 1980s, now over in Wandsworth.


Gerry m lee
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Added: 10 Feb 2018 17:39 GMT   
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Post by Gerry m lee: Stormont Road, SW4

I lived iin 6 Stormont Road Lavender Hill Battersea from 1939 to 1964. My mother was a widow. I have one brother. The rent in 1939 would have been ten shillings a week. If ant one reads this, I now live in Vancouver Canada and my e-mail address is gerry-lee@shaw.ca and I went on line to try and find out what 6 Stormont sold for when it was built. The houses Nos. 6 4 8 12 etc to the corner where Marney Road starts were in my opinion protected during the war years, by a very large spiral church next door but one to number 4 and I am no religious. I went to school from five years old to Wix?s Lane. If this is read, please send a reply, and thank you.


KC Alexander
KC Alexander   
Added: 23 Jan 2018 15:07 GMT   
IP: 90.195.148.140
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Post by KC Alexander: Priory Grove, SW8

Lived in a two up two down until the age of 13.
Played on the bombsites (no health and safety then)
A Coal man Mr Bells lived in the road and kept his horse in a stable across the road from where he lived.
Fibre glass factory which made large figures etc for fairgrounds was down a mews which no longer exists.
Prefabs on the bend where Doreen, a friend of my mums lived with her two daughters.
Alan and Alex who?s mum and dad were also friends of my parents lived near the priory pub. the pub is now residential flats.
Alex was another boy who lived just a couple of doors along from me as was Colin.
The house was knocked down in 1964 and the site is now an adventure playground.
The only thing left I recognise is my old sycamore tree which grew in my garden which I could often be found climbing.

Never fell out of it !

Allen Waters
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Added: 18 Jan 2018 23:19 GMT   
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Post by Allen Waters: Lansdowne Gardens, SW8

I used to live at no. 27 from 1950-1961. My family had the large room on the ground floor a bedroom on the 2nd floor and a room in the attic. There were several other families who came and went over the years, as well as landlords. We had a landlord for a time called ?Gethin?. I used to play with my friends in the road as there were few cars then. We used to use the lamppost next to house as a cricket wicket and it?s still there. I can remember swings in the green and a parkeeper there with a coal brazier in the winter. I was a choirboy at St Barnaby?s, I remember a bagwash near the church when the houses were demolished to build the estate. There used to be a row of shops and I particularly remember one called ?gallies? a sweet shop where you could get a penny drink and they put gas in it for you. Schools I went to were Priory Grove, then Al

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Pauline jones
Pauline jones   
Added: 16 Oct 2017 19:04 GMT   
IP: 86.136.68.202
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Post by Pauline jones: Bessborough Place, SW1V

I grew up in bessborough place at the back of our house and Grosvenor road and bessborough gardens was a fantastic playground called trinity mews it had a paddling pool sandpit football area and various things to climb on, such as a train , slide also as Wendy house. There were plants surrounding this wonderful play area, two playground attendants ,also a shelter for when it rained. The children were constantly told off by the playground keepers for touching the plants or kicking the ball out of the permitted area, there was hopscotch as well, all these play items were brick apart from the slide. Pollock was the centre of my universe and I felt sorry and still do for anyone not being born there. To this day I miss it and constantly look for images of the streets around there, my sister and me often go back to take a clumped of our beloved L

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LDNnews
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Added: 20 Oct 2018 04:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Kensington
Jailed: killer driver who boasted of doing 146mph and sent bragging videos of dodging ban on WhatsApp
A "boy-racer" who killed a student just a few months after boasting he had dodged a driving ban for knocking down another pedestrian has been jailed for more than six years.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/jailed-killer-driver-who-boasted-of-doing-146mph-and-sent-bragging-videos-of-dodging-ban-on-whatsapp-a3966506.html

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Added: 20 Oct 2018 01:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Sloane Square

Love Island’s Tyla Carr attends annual Baby Show in London


On Friday, the 25-year-old was seen perusing some last-minute items ahead of her bundle of joy’s arrival as she attended the annual show, held at west London’s Kensington Olympia.


https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-6294829/Love-Islands-Tyla-Carr-cradles-growing-bump-attends-annual-Baby-London.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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LDNnews
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Added: 19 Oct 2018 10:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham Common
Some tips to get you home safely and speedily this evening
It is Thursday, the weekend is close and the roads are quite clear. Get home safely.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16992921.traffic-tube-and-weather-update/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Oct 2018 10:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
Some tips to get you home safely and speedily this evening
It is Thursday, the weekend is close and the roads are quite clear. Get home safely.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16992920.traffic-tube-and-weather-update/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Oct 2018 10:20 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park



https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16994184.croydon-council-commits-further-166m-to-town-centre-regeneration/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Oct 2018 03:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Kensington
City boss who hurled racist slurs at couple after work leaving do banned from every pub in central London
A City finance boss who drunkenly hurled racist slurs at a couple has been banned from all central London pubs.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/city-boss-who-hurled-racist-slurs-at-couple-after-work-leaving-do-banned-from-every-pub-in-central-a3965346.html

LDNnews
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Added: 19 Oct 2018 01:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Sloane Square

Man who fell from top floor of Westfield Stratford City survives


Footage posted online showed onlookers screaming after the man fell at the Westfield Stratford City shopping complex in east London at around 4pm yesterday.


https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6289675/Man-plunged-120ft-floor-Westfield-Stratford-City-shopping-centre-survives.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
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LDNnews
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Added: 18 Oct 2018 12:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham North
Emergency services could lose vital phone signal in critical situations
Emergency services could lose vital phone signal in parts of London if a new communications system costing over a billion pounds is rolled out, it is feared.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16991887.emergency-services-could-lose-vital-phone-signal-in-critical-situations/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 18 Oct 2018 12:40 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: Clapham Common
Richmond fireworks display returns for another year
The Richmond fireworks display returns for another year of family fun, at the Richmond Athletic Ground on Twickenham Road.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16991898.richmond-fireworks-display-returns-for-another-year/?ref=rss

LDNnews
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Added: 18 Oct 2018 12:30 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
Fulham academy director Huw Jennings: Getting stars into first team is a complex jigsaw... they get frustrated
They have run out of space on the board on the wall at Fulham’s training ground that lists the academy players who have made their first-team debut.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/fulham-academy-director-huw-jennings-getting-stars-into-first-team-is-a-complex-jigsaw-they-get-a3965126.html

LDNnews
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Added: 18 Oct 2018 06:00 GMT   
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Post by LDNnews: South Kensington
Brexit latest: Theresa May calls for 'courage, trust and leadership' in address to European leaders in Brussels
Securing a Brexit deal for both sides will require "courage, trust and leadership", Theresa May told European leaders ahead of a dinner in Brussels on Wednesday.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/brexit-latest-theresa-may-calls-for-courage-trust-and-leadership-in-address-to-european-leaders-in-a3964771.html

VIEW THE BATTERSEA PARK AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BATTERSEA PARK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BATTERSEA PARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BATTERSEA PARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BATTERSEA PARK AREA IN THE 1900s
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Battersea Park

Battersea Park station was named after the nearby park.

Battersea Park is a 200 acre green space situated on the south bank of the River Thames opposite Chelsea.

Battersea Park station named after the park, and at first called York Road, opened in 1867.

The first station to carry the name Battersea Park had been opened by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway as Battersea in 1860 and was located at the southern end of what is now Grosvenor Bridge.

It was named Battersea Park on 1 July 1862 but was sometimes called Battersea Park and Steamboat Pier. It closed on 1 November 1870 concurrently with the opening of Grosvenor Road station situated at the north end of Grosvenor Bridge.

The London Brighton and South Coast Railway opened a high-level line between Pouparts Junction and Battersea Pier Junction on 1 May 1867 as a means of reducing congestion at Stewarts Lane.

York Road (Battersea) station opened at this time. The station was renamed Battersea Park and York Road 1 January 1877 and Battersea Park on 1 June 1885.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Anthony de Grey:   
Battersea Park:   Battersea Park station was named after the nearby park.
Battersea Park:   
Battersea Park Children’s Zoo:   
Blandel Bridge:   The bridge over the Westbourne at Sloane Square was called Blandel Bridge and was later renamed Grosvenor Bridge.
Eaton Square School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Ebury Farm:   Ebury Farm was a simple marshy farm whose lands later became the richest real estate in London.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 18.
Heathbrook Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Heathbrook Primary School & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
John Burns Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Knightsbridge and Belgravia Children’s Centre Information Point:   This is a children’s centre.
Metropolitan Borough of Battersea:   Battersea was a civil parish and metropolitan borough in the County of London.
Newton Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 13.
Ranelagh Gardens:   
River Westbourne outflow:   The River Westbourne flowed into the Thames at this point.
Shaftesbury Park Estate:   The 42 and a half acre Shaftesbury Park Estate was promoted as the Workmen’s City - widely seen as demonstrating a credible solution to the urban housing problem.
Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College:   University technical college (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
Sloane Square:   Sloane Square station was opened on 24 December 1868 by the Metropolitan District Railway when the company opened the first section of its line.
St Barnabas’ CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Mary’s RC Voluntary Aided Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Fascination of Chelsea: Ranelagh Gardens:   By G. E. MITTON (1902). Edited by Sir Walter Besant.
The Prince Albert:   Originally called the Albert Tavern, the Prince Albert public house is a three storey building dating from 1866-68.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abberley Mews, SW4 · Abbey Business Centre, SW8 · Albert Bridge Road, SW11 · Albert Palace Mansions, SW11 · Alderney Street, SW1V · Alexandra Avenue, SW11 · Alfreda Street, SW11 · Ashley Crescent, SW11 · Ashley Cresent, SW11 · Austin Road, SW11 · Avro House, SW8 · Battersea Business Centre, SW11 · Battersea Park Road, SW8 · Battersea Park, SW11 · Bewick Street, SW8 · Bloomfield Terrace, SW1W · Bourne Street, SW1W · Bradmead, SW8 · Broadhinton Road, SW4 · Broughton Street, SW11 · Broughton Street, SW8 · Buckland House, SW1V · Bulleid Way, SW1W · Bunhouse Place, SW1W · Burton Mews, SW1W · Cambridge Street, SW1V · Cantate Centre Parkfield Industrial Estate, SW11 · Carriage Drive East, · Carriage Drive East, SW11 · Carriage Drive East, SW3 · Carriage Drive East, SW8 · Carriage Drive North, SW11 · Carriage Drive North, SW3 · Carriage Drive North, SW8 · Carriage Drive South, SW11 · Carriage Drive West, SW11 · Charlotte Despard Avenue, SW11 · Chelsea Bridge Road, SW1W · Chelsea Bridge, SW1W · Chelsea Bridge, SW8 · Chelsea Embankment, SW1W · Chester Row, SW1W · Cheylesmore House, SW1W · Clapham Street, SW4 · Clarendon Street, SW1V · Cloisters House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Colonnade Walk, SW1W · Conduit Street, SW1W · Culvert Place, SW11 · Cumberland Street, SW1V · Cupar Road, SW11 · Daley Thompson Way, SW8 · Dickens Street, SW8 · Dove Walk, SW1W · Drca Business Centre Charlotte Despard Avenue, SW11 · Duke of York Square, SW1W · Eaton Close, SW1W · Ebury Bridge Road, SW1W · Ebury Bridge, SW1V · Ebury Bridge, SW1W · Ebury Square, SW1W · Eccleston Square Mews, SW1V · Eccleston Square, SW1V · Elizabeth Bridge, SW1V · Emu Road, SW8 · Eversleigh Road, SW11 · Evesham Way, SW11 · Fountain Square, SW1W · Francis Chichester Way, SW11 · Froude Street, SW8 · Garden House Cloisters Business Centre, SW8 · Garfield Mews, SW11 · Garfield Road, SW11 · Gatliff Road, SW1W · Gideon Road, SW11 · Glasgow Terrace, SW1V · Graham Terrace, SW1W · Grosvenor Road, SW1W · Hannington Road, SW4 · Harpsden Street, SW11 · Havelock Terrace Arches, SW8 · Havelock Terrace, SW8 · Heath Road, SW8 · Heather Close, SW8 · Hewlett House, SW8 · Holbein Mews, SW1W · Holbein Place, SW1W · Hugh Street, SW1V · Ingate Place, SW8 · Ingelow Road, SW8 · Keith Connor Close, SW8 · Kennard Street, SW11 · Lambourn Road, SW4 · Lillieshall Road, SW4 · Lockington Road, SW8 · London Stone Business Estate, SW8 · Longhedge Street, SW11 · Lucas Court, SW11 · Lurline Gardens, SW11 · Lutyens House, SW1V · Macduff Road, SW11 · Mackay Road, SW4 · Montefiore Street, SW8 · Morrison Street, SW11 · Motley Street, SW8 · Mozart Terrace, SW1W · Newby Street, SW8 · Newtown Court, SW11 · North Street, SW4 · Ormonde Place, SW1W · Pagden Street, SW8 · Palmerston House, SW11 · Palmerston Way, SW8 · Parkfield Industrial Estate, SW11 · Passmore Street, SW1W · Patcham Terrace, SW8 · Paxton Terrace, SW1V · Peabody Avenue, SW1V · Peabody Avenue, SW1W · Pimilco Walk, N1 · Pimlico Road, SW1W · Prairie Street, SW8 · Prince Of Wales Drive, SW8 · Prince Of Wales Mansions, SW11 · Queens Circus, SW11 · Queens Circus, SW8 · Queenstown Mews, SW8 · Queenstown Road, SW8 · Ranelagh Grove, SW1W · Ravenet Street, SW8 · Rawson Street, SW8 · Redwood Mews, SW4 · Robertson Street, SW8 · Rowditch Lane, SW11 · Rush Hill Mews, SW11 · Rush Hill Road, SW11 · Semley Place, SW1W · Shirley Grove, SW11 · Silverthorne Road, SW8 · Sloane Court East, SW1W · Sloane Gardens, SW1W · Sloane Square House, SW1W · Sopwith Way, SW8 · Southolm Street Southwest, SW11 · Southolm Street, SW11 · Spaces Business Centre, SW8 · St Barnabas Mews, SW1W · St Barnabas Street, SW1W · St Philip Square, SW8 · St Philip Street, SW8 · St Rule Street, SW8 · St. Philip Square, SW8 · St. Philip Street, SW8 · St. Rule Street, SW8 · Stanley Grove, SW8 · Strasburg Road, SW11 · Stuarts Lane, SW8 · Sussex Street, SW1V · Sutherland House, SW8 · Sutherland Street, SW1V · Tennyson Street, SW8 · Tessa Sanderson Place, SW8 · Thackeray Road, SW8 · The Pavilion, SW8 · Tintern House, SW1V · Tipthorpe Road, SW11 · Turnchapel Mews, SW4 · Turnchapel Mews, SW8 · Turpentine Lane, SW1V · Turpin House, SW11 · Tyneham Road, SW11 · Walden House, SW1W · Wardell Mews, SW4 · Warriner Gardens, SW11 · Warwick Place North, SW1V · Warwick Way, SW1V · Wellington Buildings, SW1W · West Mews, SW1V · Westmoreland Terrace, SW1V · Whittaker Street, SW1W · Wickersley Road, SW11 · Winchester Street, SW1V · Wycliffe Road, SW11 · Wycliffe Road, SW8 · York Mansions, SW11 ·
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