South Bridge Road

South Bridge Road ran parallel to the river running opposite Matthews yard. It is now covered by new housing. It was a purely industrial road

In 1964 South Bridge Road had the following premises


From Bridge St North side
Smiths timbers co south bridge wharf
Rest Assured Ltd mattress makers
Acme building co
Ritchie and Burdett Ltd motor engineers
Oxo Ltd depot
Rose Denis and co rubber Ltd
Colins R Ltd gown manufacturers
Domestos Ltd depot
Bulmer HP Ltd cider makers (stores)
Builders supply Ltd builders merchants
Rice and co Ltd iron foundry (eagle foundry)
Northampton greyhound racing association

South side
Perrett R Scrap metal merchant (Depot)