Turn right out of the courtyard and at the traffic lights take the road which veers off to the left. After the Sainsbury’s car park, at the next set of lights, on the corner diagonal from the car park is our next stop.
And it is hard to work out what is going on in each panel.
No doubt there is all sorts of local significance, but I can’t work it out!
v=8RTWk9QIKS0 (may need to be reloaded but should work if you do that) Stop 1: Balham Post Office Unusually I am making the Post Office itself the first stop on this walk.
Not because it is particularly beautiful or historic but because of its odd situation. This is afterall one of the main radial routes out of London.
It was originally a hotel and back in 1876, the building housed the coroner’s inquest into the unsolved murder of local man Charles Bravo who was poisoned, possibly by his wife, although that was never proved.