The Victoria underground line extension to Brixton opened in 1971 ...
Overgound on lattice bridge 1950s OR
a little different today!
Notable residents have included Winston Churchill, designer Laura Ashley, philosopher Swami Vivekananda, actor Laurence Olivier, illustrator and author Aubrey Beardsley, Kenyan nationalist Jomo Kenyatta and inventor of lawn tennis Major Walter Wingfield.
Nevertheless there still remains a smattering of real (well blessed) people occupying private residences and possibly travelling by the 100 year old route 24.
We conclude our 24 theme in a few days. with a look at the variety of bus types that have plied the roads between South End Green and Pimlico - almost a potted history of London Transport rolling stock.