Wilson Grove was a renaming of Salisbury Street.
East Lane – formerly a single street – has been split postwar into two sections.
Bermondsey Street was named for the Abbey of St Saviour’s.
Jamaica Road was named after a house which sold limes, oranges and rum.
Bolina Road was developed with workers’ terraced housing in the late 19th century.
Jacob’s Island was a notorious slum in Bermondsey during the 19th century.
The name Bermondsey first appears in a letter from Pope Constantine during the 8th century.
Christmas Street ran north from Tower Bridge Road, west of Green Walk.