Postal area E1

Postcode zone in/near Shadwell, existing between 1917 and now

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The streets of E1W: Agatha Close · Alderman Stairs · Alley · Artichoke Hill · Asher Way · Balkan Walk · Benson Quay · Breezer’s Hill · Brewhouse Lane · Brodlove Lane · Burr Close · Butcher Row · Cable Street · Cavell Street · Chandler Street · Chigwell Hill · Cinnamon Street · Clave Street · Columbus House · Cranford Street · Dundee Street · East Smithfield · Garnet Street · Glamis Place · Glamis Road · Glasshouse Fields · Green Bank · Greenbank · Heckford St Business Centre · Heckford Street · Hermitage Court · Hermitage Wall · Hilliards Court · Ivory House · Jardine Road · Kennet Street · King Charles Terrace · King Henry Terrace · King Henry’s Stairs · Knighten Street · Knighton Street · Marble Quay · Maynards Quay · Merchant Court · Metropolitan Wharf · Mews Street · Milk Yard · Monza Street · Nesham Street · New Crane Place · New Crane Stairs · New Crane Wharf · Nightingale House · Orton Street · Peartree Lane · Pelican Stairs · Penang Street · Pennington Street · Pier Head · Porters Walk · Portland Square · Princes Court · Prospect Place · Prusom Street · Queen Victoria Terrace · Raine Street · Ratcliffe Cross Street · Reardon Path · Reardon Street · Riverside Mansions · Rotherhithe Street · Rotherhithe Tunnel · Saint Katharine’s Way · Saint Katherine’s Way · Sampson Street · Schoolhouse Lane · Shad Thames · Shadwell Basin · Shadwell Pierhead · Smeaton Street · Sovereign Close · Spirit Quay · St Anthony’s Close · St Katharine By The Tower · St Katharines Way · St Katharine’s Way · St Katherines By The Tower · Star Place · Stockholm Way · Stone Stairs · Sun Walk · Telfords Yard · Tench Street · The Highway · Thomas More Square · Thomas More Street · Tower Bridge Approach · Tower Bridge · Tower Walk · Trafalgar Court · Vaughan Way · Virginia Street · Wapping High Street · Wapping Lane · Wapping New Stairs · Wapping Old Stairs East · Wapping Wall · Waterman Way · Watts Street · West Gardens · Wine Close
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Brian Bigwood
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Post by Brian Bigwood: Odessa Street, SE16

My mother Doris Bigwood and her family lived in Odessa Street until they were bombed out and moved to Sidcup. My grandfather worked as lighterman in the local docks and was named Walter Edward Bigwood. I believe there were 13 children and their motherâ??s surname was Hunt.
I would love to know if anyone is related or even knew the family. If so, please get in touch.

Jan
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Post by Jan: Kerbela Street, E2

My grandparents lived in Kerbela Street many years ago when they were terraced houses. My memory of the street is one long street with these strange wrought iron things outside - which I now know as boot scrapers. The house inside was fairly large, but I was a child. Loo was outside. Shame they knocked the terraces down and build a huge housing estate, but that?s progress I suppose. Does anyone know the origin of the name Kerbela?

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Post by Melissa London: Trafalgar Avenue, SE15

The ARP Report giving details of the damage caused by a V2 Rocket on the 14 February 1945:- This very serious Rocket Attack occurred when the V2 struck Waite Street and the junction of Trafalgar Avenue Following details obtained from Camberwell ARP records : A LRR penetrated a 3 storey houses at the SW angle of Trafalgar Av with Waite Street, forming a crater at ground level about 40 feet across by 10 foot deep. Blast caused the complete demolishing of 12 4 storey ’neo Greek’ type of terrace houses of poor construction erected about 90 years previously. Damage beyond repair to about 25 similar properties adjoining the crater and damage calling for first aid repairs to properties within a s radius of about 200 yards of the crater. Rescue operations were concerned with the release of 10 trapped casualties which were found by dogs. Initial

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Tube station renamed after Gareth Southgate

Gareth Southgate’s inspiring campaign with England at the World Cup in Russia is being celebrated with an Underground station being renamed after him.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16356488.world-cup-2018-tube-station-renamed-after-gareth-southgate/?ref=rss

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France penalty decision '100 per cent wrong' in World Cup Final, says former referee Dermot Gallagher
Former professional referee Dermot Gallagher has claimed the decision to award France a penalty in the World Cup Final was ’100 per cent wrong’.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/france-penalty-decision-100-per-cent-wrong-in-world-cup-final-says-former-referee-dermot-gallagher-a3887821.html

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'Paul Pogba was immense': Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho must unlock France's World Cup star - Rio Ferdinand
Jose Mourinho must find a way to unlock Paul Pogba’s potential for Manchester United after the midfielder’s star turn to help France win the World Cup, says Rio Ferdinand.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/paul-pogba-immense-manchester-united-jose-mourinho-unlock-france-world-cup-star-rio-ferdinand-a3887751.html

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World Cup 2018: Paris Metro stations renamed in celebration of World Cup win
Six Paris Metro station have been renamed in honour of the French football team’s World Cup victory.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/world-cup-2018-paris-metro-stations-renamed-in-celebration-of-world-cup-win-a3887891.html

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A history teacher has published her first book, all about the trials and tribulations of dating.


A history teacher has published her first book, all about the trials and tribulations of dating.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16349723.new-book-on-what-they-dont-tell-you-about-being-single/?ref=rss

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Eden Hazard ready to leave Chelsea with Real Madrid his 'preferred' new club
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has admitted he is ready to leave Stamford Bridge this summer, with Real Madrid his preferred destination.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/eden-hazard-ready-to-leave-chelsea-with-real-madrid-his-preferred-new-club-a3887446.html

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France vs Croatia: World Cup 2018 Final prediction, betting tips, odds, how to watch live stream online, kick-off time, team news, line-ups, what TV channel, head to head history
The biggest match in world football

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/france-vs-croatia-world-cup-final-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-lineups-a3887511.html

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France vs Croatia: World Cup Final 2018 prediction, betting tips, odds, how to watch live stream online, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, what TV channel, head to head history
The biggest match in world football

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/france-vs-croatia-world-cup-final-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-lineups-a3887436.html

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Politician says next mayor must "really respresent the people"
Politician says next mayor must "really respresent the people"

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16353569.politician-says-next-mayor-must-really-respresent-the-people/?ref=rss

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England vs Belgium line ups: Team predictions ahead of World Cup third place play-off
England vs Belgium line ups: Team predictions ahead of World Cup third place play-off

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/england-vs-belgium-line-ups-team-predictions-ahead-of-world-cup-third-place-playoff-a3887016.html

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Chelsea confirm Maurizio Sarri as new manager following Antonio Conte sacking
Chelsea have confirmed the appointment of Maurizio Sarri following the departure of Antonio Conte.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-confirm-maurizio-sarri-as-new-manager-following-antonio-conte-sacking-a3867126.html

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Waterloo to Finchley: ’Inky’ Stephens remembered 100 years on
The centenary of the death of of Waterloo-born ’Inky’ Stephens is being marked by a garden party this weekend at his Finchley home.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/5Ep7QNmKoMY/9675

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Donald Trump 'blood on walls' claim about Royal London Hospital rubbished by medics
Senior medics hit back over the US President’s claim that a central London hospital has "blood all over the walls and floors".

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/trump-blood-on-walls-claim-about-london-hospital-rubbished-by-medics-a3886471.html

VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE SHADWELL AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Shadwell

Shadwell is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and located on the north bank of the Thames between Wapping and Ratcliff.

In the 13th century, the area was known as Scadflet and Shatfliet – derived from the Anglo-Saxon fleot, meaning a shallow creek or bay – the land was a low lying marsh, until drained (by order of Act of Parliament, after 1587) by Cornelius Vanderdelf. A spring, issuing from near the south wall of the churchyard was dedicated to St Chad, and filled a nearby well. The origin of the name is therefore confused, being associated with both the earlier use and the later well.

In the 17th century, Thomas Neale became a local landowner, and built a mill and established a waterworks on large ponds, left by the draining of the marsh. The area had been virtually uninhabited and he developed the waterfront, with houses behind as a speculation. Shadwell became a maritime hamlet with roperies, tanneries, breweries, wharves, smiths, and numerous taverns, built around the chapel of St Paul's. Seventy-five sea captains are buried in its churchyard; Captain James Cook had his son baptised there.

By the mid-eighteenth century, Shadwell Spa was established, producing sulphurous waters, in Sun Tavern fields. As well as medicinal purposes, salts were extracted from the waters; and used by local calicoprinters to fix their dyes.

In the 19th century, Shadwell was home to a large community of foreign South Asian lascar seamen, brought over from British India by the East India Company. There were also Anglo-Indians, from intermarriage and cohabitation between lascar seamen and local girls. There were also smaller communities of Chinese and Greek seamen, who also intermarried and cohabited with locals.

The modern area is dominated by the enclosed former dock, Shadwell Basin, whose construction destroyed much of the earlier settlement – by this time degenerated into slums. The basin once formed the eastern entrance to the then London Docks, with a channel leading west to St Katharine Docks. It is actually two dock basins - the south basin was constructed in 1828-32 and the north basin in 1854-8.

Unlike nearby Limehouse Basin, few craft larger than canoes can be seen on Shadwell Basin, which is largely used for fishing and watersports - and as a scenic backdrop to the modern residential developments that line it. The basin, however, is still connected to the Thames and the channel is spanned by a bascule bridge.

The original Shadwell station was one of the oldest on the network, and was built over a spring. First opened by the East London Railway on 10 April 1876, it was first served by the Metropolitan District Railway and Metropolitan Railway on 1 October 1884. It was renamed Shadwell & St. George-in-the-East on 1 July 1900 but reverted to its original name in 1918. In 1983, a new ticket hall was built on Cable Street, replacing the original building in Watney Street.

Shadwell DLR station opened on 31 August 1987 as part of the first tranche of DLR stations. Initially designed for one-car DLR trains, Shadwell's platform underwent extension to two-car operation in 1991. The station underwent further refurbishment in 2009, which extended the platforms to accommodate three-car trains, revamped the station entrance at ground level, and added an emergency exit at the east end of the platforms.

Shadwell station closed on 22 December 2007, reopened on 27 April 2010 for a preview service to New Cross and New Cross Gate, and from 23 May 2010, the latter service extended to West Croydon / Crystal Palace operated within the London Overground network.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albion Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Alfred Salter Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Alice Model Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Bigland Green Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bishop Challoner Boys’ School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Blue Gate Fields Infants’ School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Blue Gate Fields Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Buttercup Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Canada Water:   Canada Water is a freshwater lake and wildlife refuge in Rotherhithe. Canada Water tube, Overground and bus station is named after the lake.
Collingwood Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Date Palm Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Green Gables Montessori Primary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Jamiatul Ummah School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
John Scurr Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
John Smith Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
King Edward VII Memorial Park:   King Edward Memorial Park was opened in 1922.
London Enterprise Academy:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
London Islamic School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Marion Richardson Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Mazahirul Uloom London School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Mulberry School for Girls:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Ocean Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Old Church Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Redlands Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Rotherhithe:   Rotherhithe is located on a peninsula on the south bank of the Thames, facing Wapping and the Isle of Dogs.
Shadwell:   Shadwell is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, and located on the north bank of the Thames between Wapping and Ratcliff.
Smithy Street School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Mary and St Michael Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Peter’s London Docks CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Stepney Green:   Stepney Green tube station lies on the corner of Mile End Road and Globe Road in the Stepney neighbourhood of east London.
The Pier Head Preparatory Montessori School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 7.
Wapping:   Wapping's proximity to the Thames has given the area a strong maritime character, which it retains through its riverside public houses and steps.
Wapping High School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Lydia Street bomb (1940):   Salvaging belongings after being bombed - 1940.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbotshade Road, SE16 · Adams Gardens Estate, SE16 · Adelina Grove, E1 · Agatha Close, E1W · Albatross Way, SE16 · Albert Gardens, E1 · Albion Street, SE16 · Alderney Road, E1 · Ann Moss Way, SE16 · Anthony Street, E1 · Antill Terrace, E1 · Arbour Square, E1 · Argyle Road, E1 · Ashfield Street, E1 · Assam Street, E1 · Assembly Passage, E1 · Avis Square, E1 · Aylward Street, E1 · Barnado Street, E1 · Barnardo Gardens, E1 · Barnardo Street, E1 · Basque Court, SE16 · Beaumont Grove, E1 · Beaumont Square, E1 · Benson Quay, E1W · Bigland Street, E1 · Boulcott Street, E1 · Bower Street, E1 · Boyton Close, E1 · Bray Crescent, SE16 · Brodlove Lane, E1W · Brunel Road, SE16 · Buckhurst Street, E1 · Burnside Close, SE16 · Burwell Close, E1 · Butcher Row, E14 · Butcher Row, E1W · Cable Street, E1 · Cable Street, E1W · Cambridge Heath Road, E1 · Canada Street, SE16 · Cannon St Road, E1 · Cannon Street Road, E1 · Canon Beck Road, SE16 · Caroline Street, E1 · Cavell Street, E1 · Cephas Avenue, E1 · Cephas Street, E1 · Chapman Street, E1 · Chudleigh Street, E1 · Cinnamon Street, E1W · City Business Centre, SE16 · Clack Street, SE16 · Clark Street, E1 · Clave Street, E1W · Clearbrook Way, E1 · Cleveland Grove, E1 · Cleveland Way, E1 · Coburg Dwellings, E1 · Commercial Road, E1 · Coopers Close, E1 · Copley Street, E1 · Cornwood Drive, E1 · Cottle Lane, SE16 · Cranford Street, E1W · Cressy Place, E1 · Culling Road, SE16 · Damien Street, E1 · Darling Row, E1 · Deal Porters Walk, SE16 · Deancross Street, E1 · Deck Close, SE16 · Dellow Street, E1 · Devonport Street, E1 · Diggon Street, E1 · Dock Hill Avenue, SE16 · Dock Offices, SE16 · Downy House, E1 · Dunch Street, E1 · East Arbour Street, E1 · East Cross Centre, E15 · Edwin Street, E1 · Eleanor Close, SE16 · Elephant Lane, SE16 · Ford Square, E1 · Garnet Street, E1W · Garter Way, SE16 · Glamis Place, E1W · Glamis Road, E1W · Glasshouse Fields, E1W · Globe Stairs, SE16 · Godward Square, E1 · Gun Wharf, E3 · Gun Wharf, E9 · Gwent Court, SE16 · Hainton Close, E1 · Hannibal Road, E1 · Hardinge Lane, E1 · Hardinge Street, E1 · Hatteraick Road, SE16 · Havering Street, E1 · Headlam Street, E1 · Heckford St Business Centre, E1W · Heckford Street, E1W · Henley Close, SE16 · Hessel Street, E1 · Hilliards Court, E1W · Ironside Close, SE16 · Jamaica Street, E1 · Jane Street, E1 · Jardine Road, E14 · Jardine Road, E1W · Jarman House, E1 · Johnson Street, E1 · Jubilee Street, E1 · Katherine Close, SE16 · Kenning Street, SE16 · Key Close, E1 · Kinburn Street, SE16 · King Charles Terrace, E1W · King David Lane, E1 · King Henry Terrace, E1W · King John Street, E1 · King Stairs Close, SE16 · Lady Micos Almshouses, E1 · Lagado Mews, SE16 · Leydon Close, SE16 · Lindley Street, E1 · Louisa Street, E1 · Lower Road, SE16 · Lowood Street, E1 · Lukin Street, E1 · Malcolm Road, E1 · Manningtree Street, E1 · Martha Street, E1 · Mayflower Street, SE16 · Metropolitan Wharf, E1W · Mile End Place, E1 · Mile End Road, E1 · Milk Yard, E1W · Milward Street, E1 · Montpelier Place, E1 · Monza Street, E1W · Moodkee Street, SE16 · Morecambe Close, E1 · Morris Street, E1 · Morton Close, E1 · Mount Terrace, E1 · Nelson Street, E1 · Neptune Street, SE16 · New Crane Place, E1W · New Crane Stairs, E1W · New Crane Wharf, E1W · New Loom House, E1 · New Road, E1 · Newark Street, E1 · Newbold Cottages, E1 · Nicholas Road, E1 · O’Leary Square, E1 · Old Church Road, E1 · Osier Street, E1 · Pace Place, E1 · Peartree Lane, E1W · Pelican Stairs, E1W · Penang Street, E1W · Philpot Street, E1 · Pinchin Johnsons Yard, E1 · Pitsea Street, E1 · Poolmans Street, SE16 · Princes Riverside Road, SE16 · Prospect Place, E1W · Province Drive, SE16 · Prusom Street, E1W · Queen Victoria Terrace, E1W · Railway Arches, E1 · Railway Avenue, SE16 · Raine Street, E1W · Rampart Street, E1 · Ratcliffe Cross Street, E1 · Ratcliffe Cross Street, E1W · Raven Row, E1 · Rectory Square, E1 · Rectory, E1 · Redcastle Close, E1 · Redmans Road, E1 · Renforth Street, SE16 · Richard Street, E1 · Risdon Street, SE16 · Riverside Mansions, E1W · Roland Mews, E1 · Ronald Street, E1 · Rotherhith Street, SE16 · Rotherhithe Street, E1W · Rotherhithe Street, SE16 · Rotherhithe Tunnel Approach Road, SE16 · Rotherhithe Tunnel, E1W · Rotherhithe Tunnel, SE16 · Rupack Street, SE16 · Sage Street, E1 · Saint Marychurch Street, SE16 · Saint Olav’s Square, SE16 · Salter Road, SE16 · Schoolhouse Lane, E1W · Senrab Street, E1 · Shadwell Basin, E1W · Shadwell Pierhead, E1W · Shadwell Place, E1 · Sidney Square, E1 · Sidney Street, E1 · Sly Street, E1 · Smith Close, SE16 · Smithy Street, E1 · Sovereign Close, E1W · St Marychurch Street, SE16 · St Olaves Court, SE16 · St Olavs Square, SE16 · Stanhope Close, SE16 · Stayners Road, E1 · Stepney Causeway, E1 · Stepney Way, E1 · Summercourt Road, E1 · Surrey Quays Retail Park, SE16 · Surrey Quays Road, SE16 · Surrey Water Road, SE16 · Surrey water, SE16 · Sutton Street, E1 · Swan Road, SE16 · Tarling Street, E1 · Telfords Yard, E1W · Temeraire Street, SE16 · Teredo Street, SE16 · Thames Path, SE16 · The Highway, E1W · Timber Pond Road, SE16 · Timberland Road, E1 · Tollet Street, E1 · Trafalgar Court, E1W · Trafalgar Gardens, E1 · Tudor Court, SE16 · Turner Street, E1 · Twine Court, E1 · Varden Street, E1 · Vawdrey Close, E1 · Virginia Street, E1W · Walden Street, E1 · Walter Terrace, E1 · Wapping New Stairs, E1W · Wapping Wall, E1W · Watney Market, E1 · Watney Street, E1 · West Arbour Street, E1 · West Gardens, E1W · Western Place, SE16 · Westport Street, E1 · White Horse Lane, E1 · Wickford Street, E1 · Wickham Close, E1 · Windrose Close, SE16 · Wine Close, E1W · Wolfe Crescent, SE16 · Wolsey Street, E1 · Woodland Crescent, SE16 · Wyllen Close, E1 · XX Place, E1 ·
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Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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