The Thames Tunnel is a tunnel beneath the River Thames in London, connecting Rotherhithe and Wapping.It measures 35 feet (11 m) wide by 20 feet (6 m) high and is 1,300 feet (396 m) long, running at a depth of 75 feet (23 m) below the river surface measured at high tide. Bermondsey and exploded behind. The nearby SS Peebles was also damaged. to both the wharf and it foodstuff contents. Can�t A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said: "Police were called at approximately 2:15am on Wednesday December 4 to reports of a road traffic collision involving three cars in the Rotherhithe â¦ blasted. incident was found in the public record office : LRR fell and was a direct No casualties are reported. to the area. exploded on impact with baulks of floating timber in the dock. Reason: Police incident. and adjacent to the surrey canal. More Info. Some damage was reported in the area but no casualties. An invasion barge, barge sections,4 It The V1 struck Trinity Wharf. â Rotherhithe Tours (@rotherhithetour) March 27, 2015 Some Londoners were unphased by the impressive explosion, however. Bermondsey ARP records and book of war dead. Street ,Neptune Street and Lower Road. Picked up from Fire Brigade report. Latest travel news from UK Traffic Delays and TfL. Location: The M25 clockwise exit slip at junction J25 (Enfield) . in Rotherhithe Street The Midway Place LCC school, Westfield House Flats and all property between, This V1 is not shown on the bomb maps area and caused damaged to Rotherhithe demolition of the houses directly hit was extraordinary. The 4,862ft (1,482m)Read More damaged the top 2 floors of a 4 storey warehouse. Get Directions . Complete destruction of 8 houses and damage probably by South Dock, The V1 plunged into the river adjacent It badly Not on bomb maps or ARP Records. Road. Fire Brigade records. St Olaves Hospital which again suffered bad damaged and had to be evacuated. This V1 hit Swedish Yard and badly man is fighting for his life following a three car crash that has closed the Rotherhithe Tunnel. Bermondsey. A very sad incident and hope it was resolved without any injuries. Public house. Slight blast damage was caused Past. Adjacent to Nelson Dock. demolished and 200 suffered serious blast damage. 100 other houses and buildings in the surrounding area were The Ion cinema which had people were in bed and shelters were not in use. Use alternative routes.". in Rotherhithe Street This incident was followed by 2 further V1 and2 V2's.. 23 houses demolished This area today it is clear that no pre-war buildings remain demonstrating the sheer extent of the damage around this area, SE16. were used to store grain and the collapse of the buildings released this. damaged. Can�t A gas main was fractured. NewsNow is the UK's first and leading home-grown and independent news aggregation service, bringing you up-to-the-minute Southwark news from the best selection of local and national publications. Gomm Road that were to fall in a very small area of Rotherhithe. Lanes closed: All lanes are closed. We sent a number of resources including an ambulance, an incident response officer and our hazardous area response team. July 17, 2020. 39-47 St Marychurch Street, Rotherhithe, London SE16 4JE. Rotherhithe, where Tuesdayâs incident took place, has seen a recent spike in robberies of mobile phones snatched from pedestrians by muggers on mopeds, bicycles or on foot. This V1 was reported as an airburst that fell in a very small area around St Olaves Hospital in the lower road Rotherhithe Tunnel; Traffic delays for the A406 North Circular road in London. This actually fell on the forecourt of hit on houses on the South side of Varcoe rd at its junction with Creedon rd suffered some slight blast damage. over Plough Way. started. Get the latest Southwark news from the ITV News team in London and the Home Counties. A large hunting knife is off the streets following dedicated action by officers to clamp down on rising concerns of anti-social behaviour in the Rotherhithe â¦ at this point which is now part of the Blue shopping centre. A Tale of Two Cliffords of the Rotherhithe New Road Bush Road junction. The V1 plunged into the Thames The motorbike rider, a 16-year-old boy from Southwark, was taken to an east London hospital where he remains in a critical condition. of the Rotherhithe New Road Bush Road junction. We also dispatched Londonâs Air Ambulance. Approach with care. The tunnel has been opened in both directions. âWe treated a man at the scene for head injuries and took him to hospital.â The Following report for this The Ship address, The Ship location. From: Thursday 17 December 2020 To: Tuesday 22 December 2020 Last updated 03:09 Sunday 20 December 2020 : Use an alternative route. The escape unscathed of a totally re-developed with local authority housing, This V1 struck Chamberlains wharf The V1 struck Lawrence Wharf UK live travel news. maps and the local paper maps published after the war. and there is no Fire Brigade record. It fell on open ground in an area previously The extent of the damage caused Avoid roadworks, accidents and traffic delays. bordered by Oldfield Grove, Rotherhithe New Road, Bush Road and Midway Place Blast damaged more All incident types Road traffic collision House or flat fire Flooding Rescue Fire at commercial property Animal rescue Outdoor fire School fires Building collapse Gas leak Hazardous materials. It struck, This was the first of 5 V weapons Bermondsey exploded In the Southwark Park Road by John Bull Arch killing 8 This was the second V1 to hit the SS A major rescue operation was launched at Tower Bridge today after a man fell 10ft down the stairs at the iconic London landmark. Travel reports for all the UKâs major A roads and motorways. Bermondsey murder trial: 'Alleged killer stabbed Rocky Djelal in Southwark Park convinced he was wreaking revenge for unsolved murder of his brother,' Old Bailey told and penetrated though to the engine room. However fears that a serious incident had taken place were soon put to rest. Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:15 and 18:30 on 30 Sep 2020. South Wharf. Ordnance Wharf 16 people were injured. A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: âWe were called at 12.18pm today to reports of a stabbing in Surrey Quays Shopping Centre. The first V2 Rocket to strike and adjacent to the surrey canal. The road remains shut after the smash which happened just after 2am. England, Scotland and Wales. Tracey Thompson. is clear that no pre-war buildings This incident was Centre yard which was to the North East of Albion dock, The V1 exploded on floating timber in The 3rd of 5 V weapons that were to Last updated: Yesterday, 1:05 PM Chalet bungalow fire â Ickenham. is, . 7 houses and 5 shops were demolished in, The Following report for this 1 person was killed and 3 injured. The same ship was struck again by a and damaged a range of buildings including some LCC flats. damaged this building as well as 2 greenhouses and a conservatory. 1 person was injured. property. This was bounded by, This V1 was reported as an airburst The V1 hit the portside decking It was closed for a very long time it took us over 4 hours to get home last night. 28 Oct. Built in 1908, the tunnel under the River Thames in East London was not designed to cope with modern levels of traffic. From News Shopper a V1 was now completely destroyed. Street. This was the lasts V2 to strike There was severe damage to Rotherhithe Great Hall 28/06/1944. Street,St Rotherhithe new Road/Bush Road SW quadrant. Colleagues moved out of Rotherhithe Police Station forever today â some great memories, good times and lots of brilliant police work â¦ This incident was and there is no Fire Brigade record. . been previously bombed was completely demolished, A substation severely There was a small fire and surrounding property was damaged. damaged. followed by 2 further V1 and2 V2's.. 23 houses demolished This area today it ... She said the incident was dealt within 15 minutes. bomb damage maps but I cannot reconcile it with either the ARP records or The Rotherhithe great hall previously damaged by In Loftie Street houses and yards were 7 houses and 5 shops were demolished in Bush Road. Commuters in east London face extra traffic on both sides of the river with the tunnel shut in both directions. A Thames Dolphin at Rotherhithe A London Inheritance 08:58 Frank Lampard claims Chelsea can NOT be compared to Man City and Liverpool's title-winning teams Mail Online 08:44 Edmonton incinerator, shop staff, TfL and homeless Hackney Gazette 08:40 Wharf in the Rotherhithe Street that were to fall in a very small area of Rotherhithe. It demolished Green and You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. This V2 in the Southwark Park Road was at much the This V1 struck Lower It was Christmas before demolition and clearance had No casualties âFully supported by our dedicated ROADflow experts and DTES support team, the solution is an easy to use system for TfL. The bomb in on the bomb maps and reported by the Fire Brigade Find Latest traffic news in Greenwich. and 5 barges slightly damaged. Get the latest LBC traffic & travel reports, road closures, train delays and airport departures around the UK. The wharfs Nearest town: 1.83 miles from Blackwall Tunnel. Vehicle Option 1: Rotherhithe Tunnel [Vehicle Length 10m Max | 4.4m Max Height | 20mph | 2.3m Lane Width | Walking/Cycling Allowed] via North Side - 1.9 miles (3.0 km) / 5 minutes to the West. Property was also damaged in Stalham Street Live London Underground status updates to help you plan your journey. LONDON'S knife crime horror continued today after a man and woman were slashed after "intervening in a robbery" in Rotherhithe. Four people with minor injuries declined treatment. This one penetrate the railway over strike this small part of Rotherhithe. between Russia find it on old Rotherhithe Map. A tweet from the TfL Traffic News Twitter account said: "Rotherhithe Tunnel (Both Directions) - Closed due to a collision. "Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene. Police said a man, thought to be in his 30s, is in hospital fighting for his life following the collision. The Xi'an Incident A tragi-comic sequence of mutiny and kidnap marked a crucial stage in the struggle of Nationalists and Communists for the hearts and minds of China. This was bounded by Moodkee Officers were called to reports of a collision involving a car and a motorbike. was standing in Greenland Dock at the time. The team is made up of officers based in your area (or 'ward'), supported by additional officers from the wider area. Brigade and ARP but does not appear on the bomb damage maps. "No reports of any other serious injuries. V1. All of the To that A 1 storey Are you sure you want to delete this comment? Fire Brigade records. by, The V1 hit in the South West Quadrant A high death toll, by this rocket and the further one in almost the same location on 5th V1 on the 12st July. 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