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London SW12 was hit by 19 V1 and No V2's killing 74 people
V1 & V2 logs SW12 Balham
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PostCode

Borough

Type

Area

Position

Deaths

Date

Time

Notes

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Mayford Road at NE of sharp bend. Site of current school

0

 

 

This V1 is clearly show on bomb damage maps but no corresponding Fire Brigade or CWG report can be found to verify it.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Nightingale lane at corner of Hendrick Avenue

12

18/06/1944

05:15

The first V1 in SW12 demolished a 3 storey building used as a nurses home. It was the Jewish Home of Rest.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Caistor road

1

19/06/1944

10:18

V1 in Caistor Road demolished 10 houses and damaged 50 more. Small fire in Debris

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Rinaldo Street

3

19/06/1944

12:55

This V1 fell in Rinaldo Street very close to the one in Caistor Road 2 hours before. It demolished a number of houses and extended the damage area further.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Gaskrth Road at junction with Westland terrace NW quadrant

13

19/06/1944

22:40

Serious V1 attack in Gaskarth Road which demolished 10 houses and damaged 20 more.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Nightingale Lane

5

26/06/1944

12:55

V1 stuck around 102 Nightingale Lane. Severe damage to 102-116 and 127-137 Nightingale Lane. Blast damage to surrounding property

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Sarsfeld Road

6

27/06/1944

22:01

V1 struck Sarsfeld Road. It demolished 5 houses and damaged 20 more. Boiler houses. Engineers shops laundry damaged at St James Hospital. A number of wards were also damaged.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Clapham

Atkins Road/Kings Avenue Junction

1

29/06/1944

03:15

V1 in Atkins Road. Roadway badly damaged. Surrounding property partly demolished.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Ravenslea Road At end of Gosberton Road

6

30/06/1944

14:57

V1 in Ravenslea Road. 89,91 and 93 Ravenslea Road were demolished and 20 houses severely damaged by Blast and fire.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Emanuel Road nr Pentney Road

3

01/07/1944

14:42

V1 struck Emmanuel Road. 12 inch gas main fractured on footway.^ houses demolished and 20 severely damaged by blast.

SW12

Lambeth

V1

Clapham

Atkins Road Weir Road

0

01/07/1944

20:06

2nd V1 in Atkins Road. Roadway severely damaged and watermain fractured. Surrounding property damaged by blast.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Culmore cross At junction with Station Road

2

05/07/1944

12:59

V1 in Culmore Cross demolished 7-13 Culmore Cross and caused sever blast damage to 40 more. Number of small fire and transformer station severely damaged.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Mayford Road (to north of junction with Calbourne Road)

4

06/07/1944

13:15

V1 in Mayford Road demolished 6 houses and caused severe blast damage to 50 more.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Balham High Road Sw quadrant of Trinity Crescent junction

9

12/07/1944

15:20

V1 in Balham High Road . Demolished workshops and damaged surrounding property.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Wandsworth

Sarsfeld and Boundaries Road

2

21/07/1944

10:20

V1 in Sarsfeld Road demolished 10 houses and caused severe fire and blast damage to 30 more. Porters lodge to St james Hospital damaged by blast.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Brierly Road Half way up Brierly Road

2

27/07/1944

16:12

V1 in Brierly Road demolished 6 houses , 20 more damaged and small fire in debris.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

NE quad of junction of Blandfield and Temperley Road

3

03/08/1944

00:00

V1 in Blandfield road. No further details available.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Balham

Fernlea Road NE quadrant junction with Ethelbert st

2

03/08/1944

00:45

V1 in Fernlea Road demolished 4 houses and damaged 30 more small fire in debris.

SW12

Wandsworth

V1

Wandsworth

Bloomfield Road Nightingale Lane

0

03/08/1944

04:19

V1 in Bloomfield Road demolished houses and Damaged 40more. Small fire in debris. Workshop damaged in Nightingale Lane.