Monthly Archives: September 2007

River Wandle – Croydon

My first attempt at some sort of drains. The River Wandle has been redirected under the streets of Croydon using a big concrete tunnel. I found it surprisingly difficult to take photos in these conditions. Nowhere to put bags down … Continue reading

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Coulsdon Air Raid Shelter – Surrey

One of Surrey’s many underground sites…

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Great Tattenhams Methodist Church

Great Tattenhams Methodist Church was built in 1953. At around the same time, another church was built nearby – St Mark’s. Both were extended in the 1960s to cope with increased need. In 2000 it was proposed to unite the … Continue reading

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Mansfield General Hospital

Mansfield General Hospital closed during the 1990s. It was bought by a local businessman who intends to do something with the site, but hasn’t yet. The hospital is also situated bang in the middle of a housing estate – the … Continue reading

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RAF Bodney – Norfolk

One of the great things about this website (that sounds egotistical, but I shall continue) is the amount of feedback I receive from visitors. Most leave memories of their times at the places I visit. Some leave compliments. And very … Continue reading

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ROC posts – Beaconsfield, Mundford, Sandy & Kentford

A few more ROC posts visited in August. Most were locked, but are included for completeness.

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