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Chiny


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Joined: May 2011
Post: #1
30-05-2011 11:08 AM

Greetings... I left the area in 1969, although made frequent visits up until about 1975. I will be making a visit to the area in the summer - will I notice any changes Confused ISTR that Cobbs closed down a while back, although that was perhaps SE26.

Still, I shall expect to find a decent pint somewhere; maybe that place across from the railway station. Maybe my old school is still standing, known usually as "Dacres Road" although I am not sure it was actually on Dacres Road, and that was not its proper name.

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brian


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Joined: Apr 2005
Post: #2
30-05-2011 01:43 PM

Yes old school still there but rebuilt. I went there from 60 to 66. Were you there then?

Pub opposite station was then called Railway Signal . Now Hob abd Beer not bad.
The Old Forresters , other side of the railway has good beer so does Dartmouth Arms and Capitol ( old ABC Cinema ). Avoid The Bird in Hand.

Hope you enjoy your return

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