Pokesdown Southbourne Road

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Taken in 1988 this is large Victorian house made way for a block of flats. Courtesy of Ken Mantock - taken when Bournemouth Civic Society was fighting the demolition of Douglas House Hospital and highlighting the loss of other local landmarks.

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These properties are still here and hopefully part of Pokesdown for some time to come. 

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Taken in 1990 this scene hasn't changed except for the cars (or lack of:)). Mead Court was once the old Pokesdown Brewery (Wattons Brewery). On the right is a much older pic of the brewery.


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