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Heritage

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History in SE16

The Watch House and Old Mortuary

March 22nd, 2015|

Linda Kemp - local resident - writes about a special aspect of Rotherhithe history. During a wander through historic Rotherhithe you may have stopped a while in a lovely little café, nestled next to the [...]

Rotherhithe 1800-1825

February 4th, 2015|

Surrey Commercial Docks 1876 Andie Byrnes has written extensively about the history of Rotherhithe. Her pieces give a marvellous insight into what has mostly now been swept away. Surrey Commercial Docks were a huge [...]

Peek Frean’s Museum

January 21st, 2015|

The Biscuit Factory is now a thriving commercial and business complex on the junction of Drummond Road and Clements Road in Bermondsey SE16. It is formed of a variety of buildings now converted to serve modern [...]

Southwark Park

January 18th, 2015|

Southwark Park sits between Jamaica Road, Lower Road, Hawkstone Road and Southwark Park Road. Mostly gently rolling but with a large ornamental lake at its centre, it is one of the keystones of the SE16 [...]

Ada Salter – Sister of the People

December 15th, 2014|

The unveiling of 'Dr Salter's Daydream' by Diane Gorvin on 30 November 2014 brought the contribution of Ada Salter to the attention of many who had previously only heard her name. The statue of Ada Salter [...]

Holy Trinity Church – Fun Day 13 Dec

December 12th, 2014|

Many people know St Mary the Virgin Rotherhithe, the historic parish church for the area but at the other end of Rotherhithe Street lies another - Holy Trinity. Ed Aldred the Church Warden gives us [...]

Russia Dock Woodland

November 27th, 2014|

We are pleased to welcome Steph Henderson (@proimpactfitnes) as a guest writer for this post. Many people who know Canada Water and perhaps Rotherhithe have never ventured into the central open spaces of the area [...]

The Thames Tunnel

November 16th, 2014|

In a day when Rotherhithe was still mostly unattractive bog and marshland, the village of that name (or similar) - whilst having a distinguished history reaching back to beyond the Normans - was still a [...]

John Bull Arch

November 13th, 2014|

At the junction of Drummond Road and Southwark Park Road, the railway bridge is set at a slight angle to the road requiring traffic to slow and take the bends with care. The main bridge [...]

The Biscuit Factory

November 4th, 2014|

In Clements Road, Bermondsey SE16 lies a multi-purpose business complex known today as the Biscuit Factory. Amongst it's many resident organisations there are plumbers, arts and dance organisations, production companies and publishers; the TriSpace Bar and Gallery [...]

The Angel Pub – 27 November

October 29th, 2014|

The next SE16Hour MeetUp is happening on Thursday 27 November at 19:30 at The Angel SE16 4NB. Please let us know you are coming (or not) by using the Facebook event page here: SE16 Hour [...]

Rotherhithe Yesterday and Today

October 23rd, 2014|

1930s Deal Porters piling softwood planks at the Surrey Docks The developments that have taken place over the last thirty years in Rotherhithe have left only traces of the dockland history of the [...]