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by milton
16 May 2018 18:40
Forum: Town Museum & Gallery
Topic: Montie Garrard, Kirkdale
Replies: 4
Views: 4463

Re: Montie Garrard, Kirkdale

I knew this chap when I lived nearby in the 1950s/early sixties. His shop was like a film set of musty dusty stuff that never seemed to change. How he paid his way I have no idea. You are correct about him being the organist at CP and I recall the organ pipes at the back of the shop although I can't...
by milton
16 May 2018 18:10
Forum: Town Cafe
Topic: Building work by Penge east station
Replies: 15
Views: 10830

Re: Building work by Penge east station

In the 1970s a guy had a florist barrow on the sydenham side friday and thurs evenings,I believe he did quite well out of it.me especially and if I recall correctly opened a florist in one of the shops in that row
by milton
28 Feb 2018 11:22
Forum: Town Museum & Gallery
Topic: Sydenham and District motor club
Replies: 1
Views: 2844

Sydenham and District motor club

This was a very active club between the wars which , organised and partook in all sorts of events for two and four wheels.

Has anyone any info on it?

I would particularly like to find one JC Thyne who rode, and was quite successful with, a Grindlay Peerless sidecar in a lot of events.
TIA