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Tooke Street, Millwall, Isle of Dogs, 1956. Harry Wright (b.1946), Peter Wright (b.1948) and John Nichols (b.1946), outside No 4, which was a pre-fab. In 1946 Peter Wright recalled: No 4 stood on the site of two Victorian houses, Nos 6 and 8, which were bombed. Looking back one can imagine a string of bombs dropping in a line, starting from the missing house behind ours in Malibar Street, right across Tooke Street to ‘The Islanders' public house and a couple of shops in Westferry Road. The road surface at this point consisted of concreted sections instead of the usual tar-covered cobbles; many a time I tripped up the joins in my skates, and now realise it was to fill in the bomb craters. My Dad always had a car and this one was his Austin A30. There were only about three other cars in our street. One belonged to Mr Bullock who lived in the pre-fab on the left. He had a garage for his alongside his pre-fab. Another car in the street was a Ford V8 pilot. Donated by P. Wright