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Open Meeting: ‘Made in (or very near) Lewisham’ talk by David Perrett

Tuesday April 20, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Coca Cola Plant, Loampit Vale, 1974. [Photo courtesy of Lewisham Local History Archives]

Warships, ship propellers, unusual railway locomotives, plate cameras, Garibaldi biscuits, micro-aerometers (for coalmines)… and Coca Cola!

For many years Lewisham had a thriving industrial base. Sadly now mostly gone, join us via Zoom for a fascinating overview of our local industrial heritage presented by local resident David Perrett – who also happens to be Chair of the Association for Industrial Archaeology (AIA)! (and also Professor Emeritus of of BioAnalytical Science, Barts Medical School, QMUL). We couldn’t hope for a more eminently qualified guide…

Please register via Ticketsource. The Zoom access code will be emailed out shortly before the meeting begins.




Tuesday April 20, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Brockley Society