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The Vinegar Works of old Bermondsey

The Vinegar works, off Tanner Street in Bermondsey, closed around the end of the last century after a 200 year long history, by which time it had become 'Sarsons'. Alexander Robert Cryer was the foreman/manager there for many years, certainly from before 1864. He was still working there in 1901, at the age of 70, although no longer as the manager.

The following pictures are courtesy of Southwark Local Studies Library.

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Bermondsey: Sarsons Vinegar Works Bermondsey: the rear of the the vinegar works
"Sarsons Vinegar Works", undated The rear of the works from a side street off Tanner Street
Bermondsey: Sarson's vinegar works Bermondsey: the rear of Sarsons Vinegar works
"The front of Sarsons Vinegar Works" "The rear of Sarsons Vinegar factory", dated 1988

 

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