A trolleybus in Bradford Road. Is that Victoria Crescent in the background? Picture: Barry Cox

Readers’ help needed about Gosport station and a city street – Nostalgia

I recently received a call from Mark Heath who lives in Wales but spent his formative years in Portsmouth. He says he lived in Victoria Crescent, off Northumberland Road. I told him there was no such place but then looked at my 1948 Kelly’s and found a Victoria Crescent within Victoria Road North, opposite the Gaumont cinema which is now the Jami mosque at Bradford Road junction.
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