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Looking for any information on Ann Harriet Upton last known of 16 Evelina Road Penge in 1921. I am the Great Granddaughter of this person and would love to know more about her.I believe she was originally Ann Harriet Trout and that she re-married a Joseph Upton and that she have had another child. Please email me at  Mail-me 

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Penge codell driving school and off licence in green lane  

Anyone have any memories of the driving school and off licence in green lane, in the 60 s to 80 s ?

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Penge  

Does anyone have any recollection of my mother Alice Mabel Palmer/Heasman. She was living in Evelina Road Penge in the 1920's/30's. She later joined the ATS.
Please email me if you remember her.
email is  Mail-me .
Many thanks

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Penge For Mrs J Upton  

Mrs J Upton would love to hear more about your father-in-law who was possibly related to my grandmother Mabel Heasman who run over and killed in Penge in 1939. I wondered if Mabel's mother had remarried as I know Mabel had a brother called Percy who went off to Australia. I know so little about my maternal family and am trying to research a family tree which is proving extremely difficult. I would be so grateful for any information at all and you can email me on  Mail-me . Thank you Barbara

Post reply -->London Penge Barbara 19 Nov
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Penge General  

I would love to hear how a lovely girl from Penge is. I haven't seen her in years but I hope she's ok. Her name is Sarah Bates and she had a sister called Emily. Just love to hear from her that's all. It could be to her benefit.

Post reply -->London Penge daniel.mcneil@hotmail.co.uk 4 Oct
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Penge looking for my dad  

morning i am looking for my dad his name is earnest Kemp aka sunny kemp . i think he had a brother who worked owned a stall atL ewisham market .i know my dad lived worked on Thicket road i think he had a car garage . i guess he must be 80 now or may have passed away . if anyone has any info on him or his family ? please email me  Mail-me  thank you

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Penge Oakleys Bar and Cafe  

Recently in Penge High St.a shop sign for Oakley was uncovered ,does anybody know anything about the Bar/Cafe?
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Penge South London School (Tower House)  

I lived at 32 Croydon Rd, Penge from 1940 -1947. I attended the South London School (Tower House) at 57 Croydon Rd, Anerly, SE 20. The school and my house are gone but does anyone have any knowledge or memory of the school?
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Post reply -->London Penge Bryan Stovell 13 Sep
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Penge Oakleys Bar and Cafe  

Does anybody know anything about Oakley's ? The sign above 159 High St has been removed and the Oakley's name has now been revealed .

Post reply -->London Penge Brian. 15 Jul
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Penge Anthony Godly, true Penge-ite  

Three People have said That the Penge Empire was on the corner of Arpley Road, one even said that it was on the corner of Maple Road too. It was on the corner of Clarina Road. In the lower High Street next door to Waltons Chemist there was a Duponts Department Store that later became Olbys. On the other side down from the Co-op, there was a toyshop, Irene Stockwell, then a Turners Sweetshop and about four more before John Collier. There was no Dance Studio above John Collier as has been suggested either, there were only flats. There was a snooker hall above Burtons that may have been a dance studio once however. Would anybody care to comment on anything I have written so far? Some of you out there may know some stuff that I don't too, but we cannot discuss things if you don't comment about them, can we?

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Penge Irene Stockwell  

If I remember rightly, it was a pram shop. My old school-friend, Wendy Heyburn, said that her aunt had owned the shop.

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Penge  

Thanks for that - I thought I must have dreamt there was a Duponts in Penge!


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Penge  

Burton Tailors had the Snooker Club over it from at least 1945.
Beside on the side road ? Arpley? was a range of villas with the front door straight onto the street.

These were owned by Burtons and rented out to employees.
A school friend Graham Butcher had a father employed in the Regent St Burtons flagship branch where I ordered my first three City suits at staff prices,

We met again in Coventry in about 1990 and he has returned to his family roots near the Huddersfield Canal at Burnley
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Penge Burtons High St Penge  

There was a dance hall of sorts above Burtons in the 60s.
They used to have groups play there. On one occasion I remember going to see "The pretty Things"?? with my mate Eric Webb. There were only about ten people there, and I remember Tony Heasman? doing some sort of dance on his own.

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Penge  

I know your dad. I knew him as Curly Jones and many a time I used to look after the hall for him whilst he went for a drink with his mates.

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Penge Anthony Godly, True Penge-ite  

How do I log into ''in and around Penge''?

Post reply -->London Penge Anthony Godly, True Penge-ite 1 Jul
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Penge Mark, looking for The Ives Family,Clifford Grove Penge.  

Hello
My Name is Anthony Godly and I lived in Wordsworth Road, Penge, from about 1949 until 1966, when I got married. You were asking about a Family by the name of Ives that you say had lived in Clifford Grove. I don't know of a Family in that street - the one that led to Penge Rec' from Maple road - but I do remember the Ives Family from Laurel Grove though. There were Mister and Mrs Ives, their Daughter Carol and two Sons, Cyril and Raymond. I went to St. Johns School with Raymond from 1950 until 1956, and from there we went to The Boys' School in Oakfield Road until 1960. Would this be The Family you seek? Raymond is now 70, about three months older than me and we are still fairly well in touch. If you could leave your Surname I will contact Ray and ask Him if He remembers you. Is that okay with you? I myself have had two letters about ''my early life in Penge'' printed in ''The Francis Frith Memories'', you may find interesting too, You can write into it at Francisfrith.com

Post reply -->London Penge Anthony Godly 25 Jun
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Penge Rogers Store  

In the High Street close to where Woolworths was was a large store called "Rogers". I remember as a kid, they had these containers flying across the store on wires, taking the money from the counter to the office then back again for the change for the customer. They fascinated me.
I also remember a second hand shop in Southey Road that up was run by a Jim Howard. Dressed in tight trousers and a waistcoat, typically 1920's. he sold all sorts of rubbish. I bought old one valve radios form him for parts to make crystal sets, as a kid.


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Penge Mr Jim Howard, Junk Shop, Southey STREET. pENGE  

That Junk Shop of Mr Jim Howard's was in Southey STREET. It was by an alley that had a large shed where The Browns used to put their market stalls away. He had a daughter named Minnie who ran the Logs round on her horse and cart. Minnie and her Husband, Frank, lived in Arpley Road. I know that because I delivered their milk for two years. Minnie and Frank also drank at ''The Alec'' Pub in Penge Lane on Saturday nights. I also delivered Bill Wyman's Mum's milk too. I lived in Wordsworth Road at the end of Southey Street for 20 years

Post reply -->London Penge Anthony Godly 25 Jun
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Penge  

Does anyone have any information on a family by the name of Heasman who lived in Evelina Road Penge in the 1930's and of the family called Palmer I am related to these people but know very little about them. Mabel Heasman was knocked down and killed by a bus on 3rd September 1939. She was living with a Frederick Palmer whose family lived in another road in Penge. Mable was originally married to Edward Heasman who is listed as a market trader but by 1939 he was already deceased. Mable had two daughters one called Annie and one Called Mable but she was known as Alice. Any information would be appreciated.

Post reply -->London Penge Barbara 14 Aug
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Penge  

I believe Mabel Heasman is my Father-in-laws sister. I know nothing of her other than she was killed by a bus.

Post reply -->London Penge Mrs J Upton 17 Nov
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Penge  

Does anyone have any information on family by the name of Heasman who lived in Evelina Road Penge in the 1930's or of a family called Palmer. I am related to these people but know very little about them. Mabel Annie Heasman was knocked down and killed by a tram bus on 3rd Sept 1939. She was living with Frederick Palmer whose family lived in another road in Penge. Mable was originally married to Edward Heasman who is listed as a market trader but by 1939 he was already deceased. Mabel had two daughters Alice and Annie. Mable's mother was Ann Harriet Upton who died in 1921. Please email me if you have any information,  Mail-me 

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Penge  

Thank you so much do you know any other family members, was your father in law named Percy, I think Mabel mother may have remarried and had further children so maybe your father-in-law could be related that way.
If you know anything at all I would so much like any information regardless of how small. I know nothing of my family apart from she was supposed to be my grandmother. Please email me on  Mail-me  thank you so much.

Post reply -->London Penge Barbara 18 Nov
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Penge Penge Gas Showroom  

Anybody remember the Gas showroom on the High Street?
The manager in the 1960s was Fred Dawe.
His staff were Ruth Thompson and Helen Day. The cleaner was a Mrs Williamson.
On Saturdays us reps used to work alongside the staff for extra help.
When the accounts were sent out by the Gas Board it got very busy.
Peolpe also came in for "shillinnnziss" for their meters.
The black men would say for their "punch meters".

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Post reply -->London Penge R Day 9 Apr
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Penge Moving to Avington Grove  

Hi,
I'm thinking of moving to Avington Grove and was wondering if anybody could let me know if the area is safe etc.
I have checked the crime stas and there seem to be a hot spot in nearby Malcolm Road.
Would it b safe to came back late at night from the stations (Penge East and West) by myself (female)?
If anyone can offer any advice it would be greatly appreciated.
Many thanks

Post reply -->London Penge Liz 29 Aug
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Penge  

same as anywhere else in LONDON

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Penge Penge Rockhills  

Would love to see those pics you have Phil of the demolition of Rockhills school,although probably a sad moment for some of us but I'm sure was a great joy for the residents living nearby lol  Mail-me 

Post reply -->London Penge Tracy 23 Feb
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Penge Photos of past Penge Mayors  

Does anyone have photos of Penge Mayors between 1940 and 1955, please?
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Post reply -->London Penge Joy Dean 24 May
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Penge  

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Hello, Anthony (Tony) Godly, speaking. I am a former inhabitant of Penge for over 20-odd years. Would someone or more of you from Penge like to contact me. I promise to reply too.

Post reply -->London Penge Tony Godly, true Penge-ite) 1 May
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