17th May 2007

Southwark Park, London SE16 2TL

As mentioned before, Southwark Park in Rotherhithe (or Bermondsey if you believe the accuracy of tube station names) is a large and cherished green space near the river that would have been a popular respite for the thousands of dockworkers who lived, often in fairly squalid conditions, in the packed terraced streets of the neighbourhood.…