Tag Archives: 1980

Susan – Hairdressers, Monarch Parade

Hairdressers that was at 70 Monarch Parade, London Road, from 1950s to early 1980s.

Photo taken around 1980

Norwood News – Friday 27 March 1953
Image © Reach PLC. Image created courtesy of THE BRITISH LIBRARY BOARD.

Text of ad:


Mitcham’s Modern Hairdressing Salon

Madison Wireless type Perms from 17/6
Latest Method of Cold Wave from £1 1s.
Callian from £1 5s.

Open till 7 p.m. Fridays

‘Phone Mitcham 4280 for your next appointment

Qualified Staff in Attendance

Fry’s Metal Foundries, Ltd.

Factory that was listed in the 1963 Borough of Mitcham List of Factories as

Bridge Road, SW19

Flux Manufacturers

Prince Georges Road

Metal Work

Rear of 24 Willow Lane

Leadstrip and Casting

My father worked there as a security guard from 1980, and the address was shown as Tandem Works, as shown in his job offer letter: