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by Gilliantrelease
1 Feb 2018 15:32
Forum: Town Museum & Gallery
Topic: Town Boundaries
Replies: 16
Views: 19898

Re: Town Boundaries

There was a Toll Gate at the junction of Newlands Park (which was Penge Lane) and Tannsfeld road just by the shops. The boundary line was between London and Kent -today on the north side of Tannsfeld road you are in Lewisham and on the south side where the houses are you are in Bromley. Both now Lon...
by Gilliantrelease
1 Feb 2018 10:23
Forum: Town Museum & Gallery
Topic: Newlands Park shops
Replies: 10
Views: 10957

Re: Newlands Park shops

I lived all my life in Tannsfeld road and can name all the shops which were collectively No. 44 Newlands Park. Firstly I will tell you of the history of the site of those shops. There was a toll booth at the end of Tannsfeld road - in Newlands Park which was once Penge Lane - because the border betw...