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"Joey" the Clapham Old Town Fire Brigade's Mascot
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"Joey" the Clapham Old Town Fire Brigade's Mascot
London Fire Brigade officer number E537 poses outside Clapham Old Town Fire Station in 1924.
George Ellis, the photographer, didn't note the officer's name. It seems that the station mascot 'Joey' (the pigeon) was the star attraction.
1924
London Metropolitan Archives
George W F Ellis Collection
Ellis, George W.F. (1900 - 1985)
This image was used for the LMA exhibition 'The Londoners' in 2017.
photograph
SC_PHL_CL_02_E1395
Exact