Rushcroft Road, Brixton evicted

Rushcroft Road is an attractive street of Edwardian mansion blocks running from Tate Gardens opposite Lambeth Town Hall to Coldharbour Lane.

Squats evicted, Ruschcroft Road, Brixton, London, SW9, March 2009

The street has a long association with community squatting – read the full story here: Rushcroft Road and Clifton Mansions community.

On the 10th March, 2009, two long standing squats at Hereford House and Rosslyn House were evicted by a large number of police. These photos were taken a few hours after the squatters had been removed.

Squats evicted, Ruschcroft Road, Brixton, London, SW9, March 2009

Squats evicted, Ruschcroft Road, Brixton, London, SW9, March 2009

More here: Squats evicted, Rushcroft Road

Map picture

You can see the two blocks in this Microsoft Virtual Earth gizmo – they’re the ones to the right of the circular tower.

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