Ridley Road Postcards Blog


TRADING ORAL HISTORY & POSTCARDS, 2017






Postcards designes by Katharina Tewes. More about these postcards on the Ridley Road Postcards Online Blog



Ridley Road Market, just off Kingsland High Street in the 1970s. Photograph by Alan Denney.



Looking at Ridley Road Market from Dalston Lane in the 1960s. Photographer unknown.

Ridley Road around NYE, 2009. Photograph by Miguel Echeverria.


’The Meat Palace’ at the corner of Ridley Road and Kingsland High Street. Photographer unknown.


Kossoff’s Bakery on Ridley Road, 1979. Photograph by Alan Denney.


Shop on Ridley Road, 1982. Photograph by Alan Denney.




Ridley Road fruitmonger Buster Cain became the youngest person to be awarded the George Medal for saving people’s lives in teh Bltiz on 1st November 1940. Photographer unknown.
Comedian Bob Monkhouse visits Ridley Road, 1957. Photographer unknown.

Reggae Shack Ridley Road Market East London, 2015. Photograph by Payfone.

Trader Leigh Mayo with her Dad George, Ridley Road, 1980s. Photographer unknown.


Record Stall, Ridley Road Market, 1982. Photograph by Val Wilmer. *
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