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Deptford, its anchor and regeneration

  In the name of urban regeneration the ship’s anchor which was at the bottom of Deptford High Street was removed by the ‘regenerators’ but this act seems to have become a focus for a people’s resistance movement.   Some … Continue reading

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Convoys Wharf proposals- disappointing; depressing but actually irrelevant?

  This weekend we visited Convoys Wharf, in Deptford, which was open as part of the London 2012 Open House.     For those who don’t know, this was once the site of The Royal Dockyard, Deptford; then has had … Continue reading

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Deptford – ‘The History of Our Streets’, and Housing Market Renewal Pathfinder Programme

The episode on Deptford High Street of the BBC series ‘The Secret History of our Streets’ was a brilliantly interesting piece of television. One theme it dealt with was the large scale demolition and development of the area in the1950s … Continue reading

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