Roxby Place, SW6

Road in/near Fulham

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Roxby Place is in an area of Fulham





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Admin   
Added: 26 Aug 2022 12:17 GMT   

TV comes to Olympia
Over 7000 people queued to see the first high definition television pictures on sets at the Olympia Radio Show. The pictures were transmitted by the BBC from Alexandra Palace, introduced by Leslie Mitchell, their first announcer.

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Born here
Joyce Taylor   
Added: 5 Apr 2021 21:05 GMT   

Lavender Road, SW11
MyFather and Grand father lived at 100 Lavender Road many years .I was born here.

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Lived here
Former Philbeach Gardens Resident   
Added: 14 Jul 2021 00:44 GMT   

Philbeach Gardens Resident (Al Stewart)
Al Stewart, who had huts in the 70s with the sings ’Year of the Cat’ and ’On The Borders’, lived in Philbeach Gdns for a while and referenced Earl’s Court in a couple of his songs.
I lived in Philbeach Gardens from a child until my late teens. For a few years, on one evening in the midst of Summer, you could hear Al Stewart songs ringing out across Philbeach Gardens, particularly from his album ’Time Passages". I don’t think Al was living there at the time but perhaps he came back to see some pals. Or perhaps the broadcasters were just his fans,like me.
Either way, it was a wonderful treat to hear!

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Scott Hatton   
Added: 30 Jan 2023 11:28 GMT   

The Beatles on a London rooftop
The Beatles’ rooftop concert took place on the rooftop of the Apple Corps building in London. It was their final public performance as a band and was unannounced, attracting a crowd of onlookers. The concert lasted for 42 minutes and included nine songs. The concert is remembered as a seminal moment in the history of rock music and remains one of the most famous rock performances of all time.

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Michael Upham   
Added: 16 Jan 2023 21:16 GMT   

Bala Place, SE16
My grandfather was born at 2 Bala Place.

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Added: 15 Jan 2023 09:49 GMT   

The Bombing of Nant Street WW2
My uncle with his young son and baby daughter were killed in the bombing of Nant Street in WW2. His wife had gone to be with her mother whilst the bombing of the area was taking place, and so survived. Cannot imagine how she felt when she returned to see her home flattened and to be told of the death of her husband and children.


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Lived here
Brian J MacIntyre   
Added: 8 Jan 2023 17:27 GMT   

Malcolm Davey at Raleigh House, Dolphin Square
My former partner, actor Malcolm Davey, lived at Raleigh House, Dolphin Square, for many years until his death. He was a wonderful human being and an even better friend. A somewhat underrated actor, but loved by many, including myself. I miss you terribly, Malcolm. Here’s to you and to History, our favourite subject.
Love Always - Brian J MacIntyre
Minnesota, USA

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Robert Burns   
Added: 5 Jan 2023 17:46 GMT   

1 Abourne Street
My mother, and my Aunt and my Aunt’s family lived at number 1 Abourne Street.
I remember visitingn my aunt Win Housego, and the Housego family there. If I remember correctly virtually opposite number 1, onthe corner was the Lord Amberley pub.

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Comment
   
Added: 30 Dec 2022 21:41 GMT   

Southam Street, W10
do any one remember J&A DEMOLITON at harrow rd kensal green my dad work for them in a aec 6 wheel tipper got a photo of him in it

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Fumblina   
Added: 26 Dec 2022 18:59 GMT   

Detailed history of Red Lion
I’m not the author but this blog by Dick Weindling and Marianne Colloms has loads of really clear information about the history of the Red Lion which people might appreciate.


Source: ‘Professor Morris’ and the Red Lion, Kilburn

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BG   
Added: 20 Dec 2022 02:58 GMT   

Lancing Street, NW1
LANCING STREET

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NEARBY LOCATIONS OF NOTE
Coleherne House Coleherne House once stood on the corner of Brompton Lane (later Brompton Road) and Walnut Tree Lane (now Redcliffe Gardens).
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NEARBY STREETS
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Armadale Road, SW6 This is a street in the SW6 postcode area
Barbara Castle Close, SW6 Barbara Castle Close is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Beaufort Court, SW6 Beaufort Court is a block on Lillie Road.
Bellamy Close, W14 Bellamy Close is a road in the W14 postcode area
Boltons Court, SW5 Boltons Court is a block on Old Brompton Road.
Bramber Court, SW6 Bramber Court is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Brompton Park Crescent, SW6 Brompton Park Crescent is in the Fulham area
Chestnut Alley, SW6 Chestnut Alley lies within the SW6 postal area
Chuter Ede House, SW6 Chuter Ede House is a block on North End Road
Coleherne Mews, SW10 Coleherne Mews is a road in the SW10 postcode area
Coleherne Road, SW10 Coleherne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Crowther Close, SW6 Crowther Close is in Fulham
Eardley Crescent, SW5 Eardley Crescent is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Earls Court Square, SW5 Earls Court Square is a residential square
Empress Place, SW6 Empress Place is in an area of Fulham
Empress State Building, W14 Empress State Building is a block on Marchbank Road.
Euro House, SW5 Euro House is a block on Warwick Road.
Fane Street, W14 Fane Street is a road in the W14 postcode area
Farnell Mews, SW5 Farnell Mews is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Finborough Road, SW10 Finborough Road derives its name from the country seat in Suffolk of the local landowning Pettiward family.
Haldane Road, SW6 Haldane Road, forms part of the London suburb of Fulham
Halford Road, SW6 Halford Road is a location in Fulham
Hildyard Road, SW6 Hildyard Road is part of Fulham
Hunter House, SW5 Hunter House is sited on Old Brompton Road.
Ifield Road, SW10 Ifield Road is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Ivatt Place, W14 Ivatt Place is a road in the W14 postcode area
Kempsford Gardens, SW5 Kempsford Gardens is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Knivet Road, SW6 Knivet Road lies in Fulham
Kramer Mews, SW5 Kramer Mews is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Langham Mansions, SW5 Langham Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Lille Square, SW6 Lille Square is part of Fulham
Lillie Square, SW6 Lillie Square is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Lillie Yard, SW6 Sir John Scott Lillie laid out the yard on his estate in 1826.
Marchbank Road, SW6 Marchbank Road is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Micklethwaite Road, SW6 Micklethwaite Road is in an area of Fulham
Mund Street, W14 Mund Street is a street in West Kensington.
North End Road, SW6 North End Road is named after the former hamlet of North End.
Old Brompton Road, SW5 Old Brompton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Ongar Road, SW6 Ongar Road is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Penywern Road, SW5 Penywern Road is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Racton Road, SW6 Racton Road is in the Fulham part of the SW6 area
Redcliffe Close, SW5 Redcliffe Close is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Redcliffe Square, SW10 Redcliffe Square was built as part of the Gunter estate in the 1860s.
Redcliffe Street, SW10 Redcliffe Street is one of the streets of London in the SW10 postal area.
Rickett Street, SW6 Rickett Street is in Fulham
Seagrave Road, SW6 Seagrave Road is a location in Fulham
Sedlescombe Road, SW6 Sedlescombe Road is a location in Fulham
Tamworth Street, SW6 Tamworth Street is part of Fulham
The Mansions, SW5 The Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Warwick Road, SW5 Warwick Road is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Weir Road, SW5 Weir Road is a road in the SW17 postcode area
Westgate Terrace, SW10 Westgate Terrace is a road in the SW10 postcode area
Wetherby Mansions, SW5 Wetherby Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW5 postal area.
Wetherby Mews, SW5 Wetherby Mews is a road in the SW5 postcode area
Wharfedale Street, SW10 This is a street in the SW10 postcode area

NEARBY PUBS


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Fulham

Fulham is an area in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, SW6 (the successor to the Metropolitan Borough of Fulham).

Fulham lies on the north bank of the Thames, between Putney and Chelsea. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London. It was formerly the seat of the diocese of Fulham and Gibraltar, and Fulham Palace served as the former official home of the Bishop of London (now a museum), the grounds of which are now divided between public allotments and an elegant botanical garden.

The area is home to the Fulham Football Club stadium Craven Cottage and the Chelsea Football Club stadium Stamford Bridge and the various flats and entertainment centres built into it.

Famously exclusive sports club, the Hurlingham Club, is also located within Fulham. With members having included British monarchs, the waiting list for membership currently averages over fifteen years.

Fulham Broadway has undergone considerable pedestrianisation and is home to a number of cafes, bars and salons.

Fulham has several parks and open spaces of which Bishop’s Park, Fulham Palace Gardens, Hurlingham Park, South Park, Eel Brook Common and Parsons Green are the largest. Many of the residential roads in Fulham are tree-lined, in some cases by houses painted in different pastel shades.

Fulham has appeared in a number of films, including The Omen and The L-Shaped Room. Fulham Broadway tube station was used in Sliding Doors.

Fulham is home to several schools, including independent pre-preparatory and preparatory schools.


LOCAL PHOTOS
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Walham Green station platform (1939)
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Earl’s Court, District Line
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Map of the Kensington Canal area.
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St Cuthbert’s, Philbeach Gardens is a Grade I listed Anglican church in Earls Court. It was built between 1884 and 1887, designed by the architect Hugh Roumieu Gough (1843–1904) and hailed as a jewel of the Arts and Crafts movement of the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
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Finborough Road, Chelsea
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Walham Green Station (1907) This later became Fulham Broadway station.
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Walham Green station platform (1939)
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Earl’s Court, District Line
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