- 1960 (Creation)
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47 Coombe Road was vacated by the British Red Cross in 2010. The building was renovated and is now divided into flats
The collection was held at 47 Coombe Road Croydon until the building was vacated in summer 2010.
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A collection of ephemera relating to various Red Cross activities in Croydon from 1960s onwards: centres at 47 Coombe Road and Spring Park Road in Shirley together with a Red Cross shop on Robert Street.
The Collection contains loose photographs, photograph albums, newspaper cuttings, directories, certificates etc.