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Streatham Action @streathamaction Kapitanleutnant Heinrich Mathy and his crew's luck did not last. L31 was shot down over Potters Bar on 1 Oct 1916 https://t.co/QpaviNsZ9C 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction Prince, the dog shown here, suffered from canine equivalent of shellshock after the Zeppelin raid and was put to sleep. 4 years 2 months ago
Simon Hemsley @Simon_Hemsley Thank you, good news for the club but sad news for the donkey. When did Streatham CC move to/merge with Marlborough CC? 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction More images from relating to the Streatham Zeppelin Raid of 100 years ago. https://t.co/lPKd0ZmFi2 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction L31 dropped further bombs over South London that night notably Baytree Rd Brixton, which brought the overall toll to 14 dead and 43 injured 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction In the space of 15 minutes, Zeppelin L31 dropped 10 explosive & 22 incendiary bombs on Streatham, killing 7 people & seriously injuring 27. 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction A few minutes later an explosion was heard in Tierney Rd where a bomb destroyed nos 25-27. A whole family feared dead but dug out of cellar. 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction On clambering down Sgt Fenton was confronted by headless corpse. Keeping his nerve he continued rescue work for four hours. He received OBE. 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction The only person on tram not killed or seiously injured was John Fenton a Special Constable. He was protected from blast by the stairs. 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction The school was empty, but a London County Council tram standing outside took full force of blast. Driver, conductor and 3 passengers killed. 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction An explosive bomb landed in the garden of Streatham Hill Modern School for Girls at the corner of https://t.co/wGbS1aWYsj 4 years 2 months ago
Streatham Action @streathamaction The final stage of Zeppelin L31's passage over Streatham was to have far more tragic consequences... 4 years 2 months ago
DAVID STIMPSON @StimpsonDavid Very good. In my experience cyclists dont take much notice of traffic lights. I am a pedestrian not a motorist 4 years 2 months ago
Elephant Bakehouse @ElephantBakes The market will continue at least this week. We just won't be there 4 years 2 months ago
Robert Doyle @RJDoyleSW2 Tunnels for "virtual tube" (Streatham Hill to Streatham stations) would be west of Valley Rd 4 years 2 months ago
Robert Hill @RobertMHill A new market will return. Watch this space! 4 years 2 months ago
Malcolm Clark @MalcolmClark77 never come across it and know of no plans, esp for near Common. Maybe friends or know history? 4 years 2 months ago
Amelie Treppass @AmelieTreppass don't forget consultation & meet next Weds 28 Pls take part https://t.co/CtMRiu0DK8 4 years 2 months ago
Amelie Treppass @AmelieTreppass Thanks we had a lovely time talking about key issues in Wells with you! 4 years 2 months ago
StreathamFunpalace @FunpalaceSW16 https://t.co/KqjxV50v4B 4 years 2 months ago

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