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HISTORY

Alaska Factory

 

Opened in 1869 for processing fur seal.

It had, according to Mary Boast's 'The Story of Bermondsey' 'shavers, blubberers, fleshers, dyers, tubbers and top-hatted wing-collared aproned craftsmen'

Grange Road, Bermondsey

Architectural Walk

 
 
Page updated 10 July 2006
 
Prehistory
Roman
Medieval
Tudor
Ind. Rev.
Modern
Post-Modern
Panoramas
WALKS
Bermondsey
Rotherhithe
Blackfriars
LINKS
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The Lost Industry of Southwark Project is supported by:

the Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs

Project Director- Kevin Flude

Email Kevin Flude. Cultural Heritage Resources

To find out more on Southwark visit the SOUTHWARK LOCAL STUDIES LIBRARY
& buy the excellent book by Leonard Riley entitled 'Southwark - an illustrated guide.'

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