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Photos via Clapham Model Yacht Club © of Francis Firth Pond yachts are model wooden sailboats built for racing. They were popularised b. Model Sailing Ships, Model Ships, Wooden Sailboat, Boat Fashion, Water Pond, Small Boats, Tall Ships, Boat Building, Old Photos

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Photos via Clapham Model Yacht Club © of Francis Firth Pond yachts are model wooden sailboats built for racing. They were popularised by small clubs in London in the 19th and 20thC. During the 1820’s a group of [sailing] enthusiasts – including Cooper the Gunsmith, shoemakers and other mechanics – met on Sundays to sail small boats, up to 2’6’’, on the Green Park Pond; finishing in time for a glass of ale at the White Horse Cellar in Piccadilly before public houses closed for Church Time at…

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Two stations on the London Underground still retain island platforms at tube level; a train of northbound Northern Line 1959 stock runs into the station, previously known as Clapham Road, in November Pentax Kodak T-MAX 3200 rated @ Vintage London, Old London, London Transport, Public Transport, London Underground Tube, Paris Metro, Vanishing Point, Loft Room, London Calling

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Two stations on the London Underground still retain island platforms at tube level; a train of northbound Northern Line 1959 stock runs into the station, previously known as Clapham Road, in November 1988. Pentax SP1000/50mm Kodak T-MAX 3200 rated @ 1600ASA

Clapham High Street, Clapham, 1908 Clapham High Street, looking north-east with a horse-drawn Clapham Omnibus in the foreground. The high street today is a patchwork of old and new: Georgian cottages, Victorian terraces and century office blocks. Victorian London, Victorian Terrace, Vintage London, Old London, London Pictures, London Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Clapham High Street, Clapham, 1908

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C for "Clapham", but also C for "Community"! #Clapham rules! #clapham #pub #bar #london www.facebook.com/theclaphamnorth www.twitter.com/theclaphamnorth

#Clapham Junction has come a long way since 1970! #claphamjunction #vintage  #pub #bar #london  www.facebook.com/theclaphamnorth www.twitter.com/theclaphamnorth Funny Feeling, Pub Bar, Old London, Capital City, Old Photos, Trains, 1970s, Muse, The Past

Clapham Junction, 1970.

We are here on the cusp of one of those periodic reversals in the level of women's hemlines. There was bound to be a reaction against the miniskirt sooner or later, and it came in 1970. The young woman right of centre in the "maxi" coat is the very acme of fashion, whereas her miniskirted counterpart, seated left, is a little passé. The maxi was all the rage for a year or two, but the mini has proved more enduring. Nowadays there doesn't seem to be so much of a prevailing "look" and styles…

The Clock Tower, Clapham Common, South London by J. The tower is still there. View Larger Map In this magnificent view . London Pictures, London Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage London, Old London, London Clock, Clapham Common, London History

Clapham Common c1912

The Clock Tower, Clapham Common, South London by J. M. of Vauxhall. The tower is still there. View Larger Map In this magnificent view of the same area by Card House (probably taken from the roof of the Alexandra Hotel) you can see the Plough Inn (now part of the O'Briens chain) and an early cinema. It is interesting to see from the Google Streetview that the pub now has a mock-tudor exterior.

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Clapham Library by Studio Egret West Architecture Wallpaper, Architecture Images, Amazing Architecture, Wallpaper Magazine, Private Sector, London Life, Dezeen, Staircase Design, Studio

Clapham Library by Studio Egret West

There aren't many libraries like #Clapham #Library #pub #bar #london www.facebook.com/theclaphamnorth www.twitter.com/theclaphamnorth

Good customer service, and good service by customers always makes for a nice atmosphere. #manners #etiquette #clapham #pub #bar #london  www.facebook.com/theclaphamnorth www.twitter.com/theclaphamnorth Pub Bar, Good Customer Service, Be A Better Person, Manners, Etiquette, London, Facebook, Nice, Twitter

Good customer service, and good service by customers always makes for a nice atmosphere. #manners #etiquette #clapham #pub #bar #london www.facebook.com/theclaphamnorth www.twitter.com/theclaphamnorth