'South London and Negro Emancipation' - 1863 anti-Slavery meeting at the Elephant & Castle - Events in the last few years have reminded us that there is still a lot of unfinished business from the American Civil War. The flag of the defeated Southe...
Thursday, 25 June 2009
It's the final concert of the season for St. Paul's Sinfonia on Sunday, and the first away from Deptford - at the Broadway Theatre, Catford. Culminating in Beethoven's ninth symphony, it's an event no Lewisham based music lover should miss!
Recently I've been seeking out more of London's old air raid shelter signs that haven't quite faded into history. To start with thanks to Caroline for finding this small one at the south end of Deptford High Street back in January. The inscribed stone above reads "Elizabeth Place 1811" - follow this link for a close up. For other old shelter signs around the High Street, see my original post. More from central London to follow.