Childhood Walk - a Memory of Tooting Bec Common.
This could be my mother and me! I was 5 in 1951 and remember visiting the pond to 'feed the ducks'. The common became a wonderful playground durig my childhood, everything from 'the wild west' to 'army battlefields'. It was safe, we would spend all day playing without fears or worries. The important thing was to avoid the 'Parkie' (Park Keeper), what a memorable age.
A memory shared by on Aug 22nd, 2008. Send Martin Foulser a message
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