Stockwell School Squat - around 1990

Discussion in 'Brixton' started by Neil-NewX, Feb 25, 2010.

  1. Neil-NewX

    Neil-NewX Transpontine

    I went to a few big parties in around 1990 (I think) in a squatted school in Stockwell. I can't remember much else about them, including where exactly they were. Anybody else remember more?!
  2. gregk

    gregk Well-Known Member

    I remember the school when it was squatted. It was by Larkhall Park & the Go Kart Track. There were regular parties there most weekends. It was mainly travelers living there.

    Good parties, if I recall. Long time ago now...
  3. boohoo

    boohoo No.

    Then it might be Priory Grove school? now posh flats
  4. gregk

    gregk Well-Known Member

    That was the one :). When did it "develop" into flats?
  5. wemakeyousoundb

    wemakeyousoundb and calm again

    The redevelopment started shortly after the eviction, I used to live in the main building until shortly after the last party got busted and we lost electricity.
    Some great parties there, winter of 1991/2.
    Rave on the ground floor
    Bands on the first floor
    fairshare reggae sound system on the top floor

    I'll scan the flyers I have left from that and link to them later.
  6. Neil-NewX

    Neil-NewX Transpontine

    Thanks all, look forward to seeing the flyers.
  7. ChrisThePoet

    ChrisThePoet New Member

    I was an organizer and head of security at the priory grove parties, they were a right laugh. we used to park up in the netball court. I've got a few photos from back then, how do you post pictures on here?
  8. ChrisThePoet

    ChrisThePoet New Member

  9. wemakeyousoundb

    wemakeyousoundb and calm again

    You won't be able to post them here.

    upload them to flickr/photobucket/whateveryouprefer and then link to them here.

    We probably know each other, I was living in the main building for a while till the lecky got cut off.
  10. TruXta

    TruXta tired

    Just use attachments in order to post photos.
  11. Onket

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  12. Neil-NewX

    Neil-NewX Transpontine

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    Gramsci Well-Known Member

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    wemakeyousoundb and calm again

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    wemakeyousoundb and calm again

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