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The Avenue in 1974 with a wonky speed limit sign!

The Avenue in 1974 with a wonky speed limit sign! Bevois Mount History Southampton ts1d nNSovpieeonctgmsiobSenari atc 1rreo6ed:tt4m1  · The Avenue in 1974. Students (?) with long hair in bell bottoms …… memories …… and a wonky speed limit sign.
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On this day in 2017, Francis Benali opened the Common Play Park

Remembering this. We were there! Bevois Mount History Southampton t1Sapuon7sohsrted  · On this day in 2017 Francis Benaly opened the Common Play Park. #francesbenali
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The Southampton Cemetery Act passed in 1843, enabled the Corporation to establish one of England’s first municipally owned cemeteries – now Southampton Old Cemetery on the Common

By 1833, the population of Southampton had reached approximately 29,000 and burial spaces were a major problem. The Southampton Cemetery Act was passed in 1843, enabling the Corporation to establish one of England’s first municipally owned cemeteries (now Southampton Old Cemetery on the Common). By 1846, a large part of the landscaping had been completed and the first burial took place on...
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The existing Hartley Library. One of the original University of Southampton buildings

The existing Hartley Library. One of the original University of Southampton buildings. SEE Southampton i1t9n OctSlnpotnobselr auuarSecot omrre06:se51adi  · An interesting photograph of the original University of Southampton buildings.
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The tea-room inside the Cowherds; many decades ago!

Definitely a few decades ago! Bevois Mount History Southampton 2i9t ntSiScepstmpteonlsnmuberr ooafrrt emi16mS:2hid8ee  · The tea room inside the Cowherds.
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John Nettles – one of the well-known people who attended the University of Southampton

One of the well known people who attended the University of Southampton! BBC Archive YidefrigsttrSerdayponseiordg Sfatm g09se:fd30mds   · #OnThisDay 1981 : The first episode of Bergerac aired. John Nettles played the eponymous Jim Bergerac.
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The Hartley Institute, which became the University of Southampton, was declared open 158 years ago tomorrow

158 years tomorrow, The Hartley Institute, which eventually became the University of Southampton, was declared open. SEE Southampton 20htSeSnpnonsotred   · Instagram  · The Hartley Institution in the High Street– the predecessor of the University of Southampton – was declared open 158 years ago by Viscount Palmerston on 15 October 1862. Comprising of a library, museum, and reading room, together...
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The WW1 troop area on Southampton Common

The WW1 troop area on Southampton Common. SEE Southampton tSpu5onsohgrned   · Southampton Common showing WW1 troop area.
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