Tag: River Effra

The River Effra’s vanishing act

Fri 4th September, 7pm at Portico Gallery.

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Jon Newman from Lambeth Archives uncovers the sorry story of the River Effra, once a sparkling stream running the length of Lambeth but long since downgraded to underground storm relief sewer, as he maps its course from the high ground of Norwood through Herne Hill and Brixton to the Thames at Vauxhall.

To book, email archives@lambeth.gov.uk or call 0207 926 6076.  Alternatively email call us at The Portico Gallery on 0208 761 7612