Photos with tag: General Views

General Views

Black and white Photograph of View from the top of the Old Fire Station looking south-westwards, with St. Mary’s Church shown.

View From St Mary’s Church Over Ladywell Road to Hilly Fields

Black and White photograph showing Drake Plaque presentation at Pepys Library/Foreshore 4/4/81 by American delegation. Platform party L to R : Mr Marsden, Mrs Aker, Mr Aker, Mr Brooks-Partridge (Chairman GLC) Mr Birch, Mayor, Mayoress


Deptford, The Old Pier From A Watercolour Dated 1841 (Thankful Sturdee Collection)

View From One Tree Hill Across To Honor Oak & Forest Hill Golf Course Towards St Hilda’s Church

When this view from what is now the Devonshire Road area was published to mark the opening of the London and Croydon Railway in 1839, the tracks were cutting through open country in Forest Hill. Dartmouth Arms was the original … Continue reading


Lewisham Stocks & Whipping Post

The houses in Ladywell Road, then called Baines Villas, had probably been built in 1858 as a response to the railway’s arrival. On the left is Ladywell Road and the bridge over the Ravensbourne. The line of fence-posts shows the … Continue reading

Black and white Photograph of View from from the tower of St. Mary’s Church, looking westwards towards Ladywell.


The Lady Well