EPW062146 ENGLAND (1939).  Balham High Road and the surrounding residential area, Balham, from the north-east, 1939


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    Title [EPW062146] Balham High Road and the surrounding residential area, Balham, from the north-east, 1939
    Reference EPW062146
    Date 2 July 1939
    Place name BALHAM
    Parish
    District
    Region
    Country ENGLAND
    Easting / Northing 528466,  173456
    Longitude / Latitude -0.15121948029911,  51.445014350228
    National Grid Reference TQ285735
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     Baptist Chapel. They ran the Boys Life Brigade.

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    ladyceecee
    Saturday 13th of January 2018 08:08:41 PM
     St.James Hospital, 2018, now demolished. Had been St James Westminster Industrial School.

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    ladyceecee
    Saturday 13th of January 2018 07:59:37 PM
     Ritz cinema. Locally known as 'The flea pit.' Went to Saturday morning pictures there in the 1950's - was a mad house!

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    Rob
    Wednesday 3rd of June 2015 05:40:58 PM
     Du Cane Court. Was very popular with performers and the like as has good transport links to West End, Believe are the largest brick built private flat complex in Europe !(not a lot of people know that )

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    Rob
    Wednesday 3rd of June 2015 05:36:38 PM
     St Marys Balham

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    Richard Watson
    Monday 16th of February 2015 08:19:17 AM
     the old Tram sheds?

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    Richard Watson
    Sunday 25th of January 2015 10:06:09 AM
     A bomb dropped here in the middle of the road by the United Dairies shop in 1940 causing a bus to dive into the large crater. The subsequent photos of the incident became famous.

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    brianbeckett
    Tuesday 30th of September 2014 08:20:11 PM
    Also many (60-70 )killed in subsequent flooding of the tube station due to burst sewer, water & gas mains.

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    Rob
    Friday 14th of November 2014 11:24:05 AM