Albany Street, NW1

Road in/near Camden Town, existing between 1825 and now

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Albany Street runs from Marylebone Road to Gloucester Gate following the east side of Regent’s Park.

The street was laid out during the 1820s, and takes its name from Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, the younger brother of King George IV.

The freeholds of the west side of the street are owned by the Crown Estate, as part of Regent’s Park. The southern part of the east side of the street is part of the Regent’s Park Estate.

The building numbering system has odd numbers on the west side, and even numbers on the east. At the Marylebone Road end is the Holy Trinity Church. Next is "The White House", formerly a set of luxury flats, and now a hotel renamed "The Melia White House". Both stand on traffic islands to themselves. Numbers 31 and 33 are Grade I listed buildings, designed by John Nash. Between 35 and 55 there is an inserted street. This area was occupied by a huge construction called "The Colosseum" designed by Decimus Burton. It was demolished in 1875, and replaced by houses called "Colosseum Terrace" in 1878.

At 55 there is a blue plaque dedicated to the social researcher and reformist Henry Mayhew. On the east side is the Antiochian Orthodox St George’s Cathedral (formerly the Anglican Christ Church) which contains a stained-glass window by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. At 152-4 was an ophthalmic hospital designed by John Nash; this was replaced by the "Regents Park Manufactory" where Goldsworthy Gurney built his steam carriages, while also working as a surgeon. The site is now occupied by a pub called "The Victory". At 166, the poet Christina Rossetti lived for a couple of years. Also on the east side is the Regent’s Park Barracks. At 197 there is a blue plaque dedicated to the composer Constant Lambert, who lived and died there with his wife, the painter and designer Isabel Nicholas (later Rawsthorne). Finally there is a blue plaque for the author W. W. Jacobs. He lived at 15 Gloucester Gate, but the plaque has been placed on Albany Street, at the back entrance to his house.

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Post by Maria christou: Ossulston Street, NW1

My great aunt and uncle once lived there between 1960 and 1985. Great aunt was my grandfather?s sister so we used to visit them often.

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Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

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I am trying to find any information out about 3 Erskine Road. NW3. I have just come across an old identity card which was my Grandmothers, dated 1946 , this being where she then lived. If anyone can give me any information about this area then, or old photographs, that would be really good.

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Croydon cat killer: Outraged pet owners and animal charities insist killer is 'still out there' despite police saying no evidence of any human involvement
Outraged pet owners have rubbished police claims that the deaths of cats attributed to so-called "Croydon cat killer" are in fact down to the actions of foxes.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/croydon-cat-killer-outraged-pet-owners-and-animal-charities-rubbish-met-theory-that-foxes-carried-a3941851.html

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More than 400 violent and sexual crimes were reported to police in Merton in July
The worst parts of Merton for violent and sexual crime have been revealed.

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Brentford star Neal Maupay playing through minor injury
Brentford are nursing Neal Maupay through a minor injury to ensure the Championship’s top scorer is available while he is such good form.

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Croydon cat killer unmasked: Met Police reveal culprits after three year probe and 500 deaths... are foxes
Scotland Yard is closing a long-running investigation into the so-called Croydon cat killer, saying the most likely culprits are foxes.

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North London shooting: Gunman open fires in street leaving two injured in Islington
A gunman has open fired on a north London street, leaving two injured and reported holes in a taxi window.

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Roll up, roll up: Trading pitches available
Roll up, roll up: Trading pitches available

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Camden employers back our 21st Century Talent Pledge
Thirty-one Camden employers have signed a 21st Century Talent Pledge to help give local young people access to the very best opportunities that the borough has to offer.

World-renowned institutions and companies here in Camden have the power to inspire and support our young people to aim high and forge exciting careers.

That’s why we have launched a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and maths) programme to link employers with schools and further education colleges. The programme will create the best opportunities for all our young people, by developing the skills that will help them to access the work that is right for them in the future.

During an event at the Francis Crick Institute, in King’s Cross, on Tuesday (18 September), businesses and institution

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Parade causes delays for commuters
A parade has caused delays with heavy amounts of traffic.

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’Croydon Cat Killer’: Scavenging foxes rather than a human have mutilated pets, say police

The Croydon Cat Killer does not exist, a near three-year long police investigation has found.


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VIEW THE CAMDEN TOWN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE CAMDEN TOWN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE CAMDEN TOWN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE CAMDEN TOWN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE CAMDEN TOWN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Camden Town

Camden Town tube station is a major junction on the Northern Line and one of the busiest stations on the London Underground network. It is particularly busy at weekends with tourists visiting Camden Market and Camden High Street.

Camden is well-known for Camden Market which is a major tourist attraction, particularly busy at weekends, selling variety of fashion, antiques, lifestyle and bizarre goods; they (and the surrounding shops) are popular with young people, in particular those searching for alternative clothing.

It is an area popular with overseas students who come to Camden to learn English and find a job in one of the local bars or restaurants. The oldest established language school is Camden College of English, which is located at the Chalk Farm side of the market.

The Regent's Canal runs through the north end of Camden Town and is a popular walk in summer.

Camdem Town tube station began life as part of the original route of the Charing Cross, Euston and Hampstead Railway (CCE&HR) (now part of the Northern Line). As the line here branched into two routes, to Hampstead and to Highgate, the design of the station was rather unusual, shaped like a V. The line to Hampstead (now the Edgware Branch) is under Chalk Farm Road; the line to Highgate (now the High Barnet branch) is under Kentish Town Road. With the narrowness of the roads above, and the necessity to keep directly beneath them to avoid having to pay compensation to landowners during construction, on both lines the northbound platform is directly above the southbound one.

At the apex of the V is a junction allowing northbound trains to take either of the branches north, and likewise allow the trains south from the branches to join the single southbound track. This resulted in four connecting tunnels. When the CCE&HR and City & South London Railway lines were joined together after the City & South London Line became part of London Underground, a short extension from the Euston terminus of the City & South London was built to connect with each of the two northerly branches. This added another four tunnels to the junction, making it the most complex junction on the network.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adam and Eve:   The Adam and Eve Tearooms were a fashionable Georgian watering hole.
Agar Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
All Souls Church:   All Souls Church is an evangelical Anglican church situated at the north end of Regent Street.
All Souls CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Camden Primary Pupil Referral Unit:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Camden Road:   Camden Road is one of the few railway stations in England in which there is a police station.
Camden Town:   Camden Town tube station is a major junction on the Northern Line and one of the busiest stations on the London Underground network. It is particularly busy at weekends with tourists visiting Camden Market and Camden High Street.
Capital City College Group:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 99.
Christ Church School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Fitzrovia:   Fitzrovia is the area lying to the west of Tottenham Court Road.
Great Portland Street:   Great Portland Street is a London Underground station near Regent's Park.
Hawley Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Holy Trinity and Saint Silas CofE Primary School, NW1:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
L’Ecole Internationale Franco-Anglaise Ltd:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 18. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
London Greek Orthodox Cathedral - All Saints:   All Saints, Camden Town is a Greek Orthodox church known as the Greek Orthodox Church of All Saints.
Mornington Crescent:   Mornington Crescent is a London Underground station in Camden Town, named after the nearby street.
Mother Red Caps:   At the main junction of Camden Town is a long-established business, once known as Mother Red Caps or Mother Damnable's, more recently the World's End.
Netley Primary School & Centre for Autism:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
North Bridge House Prep School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 13.
Our Lady Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Park Square West:   
Portland Place School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 8 and 18.
Primrose Hill School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Queen’s College London:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 18.
Regent's Park:   Regent's Park - not the park itself but the tube station.
Regents Park Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Rhodes Farm:   Rhodes Farm was situated on Hampstead Road.
Richard Cobden Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
River Fleet:   The River Fleet is the largest of London’s subterranean rivers.
Royal College of Physicians:   The Royal College of Physicians is a British professional body dedicated to improving the practice of medicine, chiefly through the accreditation of physicians by examination.
Southbank International School Westminster:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
St Michael’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
The Cavendish School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Royal Parks:   
The Royal Veterinary College:   Higher education institutions
The Working Men’s College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
University of Westminster:   The University of Westminster is a public university with its antecedent institution, the Royal Polytechnic Institution, founded in 1838 being the first polytechnic institution in the UK.
University of Westminster:   Higher education institutions
Warren Street:   Warren Street tube station is a London Underground station, located at the intersection of Tottenham Court Road and Euston Road. It is the nearest tube station to University College Hospital, being opposite the newly opened main building. It is also very close to Euston Square station.
Wetherby Senior School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Camden Town (1920):   Camden Town was named after Charles Pratt, the first Earl Camden, who started its development in 1791. It began life as little more than a handful of buildings beside a main road. Camden Town’s expansion as a major centre came with the opening of the Regent’s Canal to traffic in 1820


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Agar Grove, NW1 · Agar Place, NW1 · Albany Street, NW1 · Albany Terrace, NW1 · Albert Street, NW1 · All Souls Place, W1B · All Souls’ Place, W1B · Arlington Road, NW1 · Augustus House, NW1 · Augustus Street, NW1 · Barker Drive, NW1 · Bayham Place, NW1 · Bayham Street, NW1 · Baynes Street, NW1 · Baynham Place, NW1 · Beatty Street, NW1 · Beaumont Mews, W1G · Beaumont Street, W1G · Belmont Street, NW1 · Bentinck Mansions, W1U · Bentinck Mews, W1U · Bentinck Street, W1U · Bergholt Mews, NW1 · Bolsover Street, W1W · Bonny Street, NW1 · Bourlet Close, W1W · Broadfield Lane, N1C · Broadfield Lane, NW1 · Broadwalk, NW1 · Brock Street, NW1 · Bruges Place, NW1 · Brunswick Place, NW1 · Bryanston Square, W1G · BT Tower · Buck Street, NW1 · Bulstrode Place, W1U · Bulstrode Street, W1G · Bulstrode Street, W1U · Bywell Place, W1T · Cambrdige Terrace, NW1 · Cambridge Gate Mews, NW1 · Cambridge Terrace Mews, NW1 · Cambridge Terrace, NW1 · Camden High Street, NW1 · Camden Lock Place, NW1 · Camden Lock, NW1 · Camden Mews, NW1 · Camden Park Road, NW1 · Camden Road, NW1 · Camden Square, NW1 · Camden Street, NW1 · Camley Street, NW1 · Candover Street, W1W · Carburton Street, W1W · Cardington Street, NW1 · Carol Street, NW1 · Castlehaven Road, NW1 · Cavendish Place, W1G · Cedar Way Industrial Estate, NW1 · Centric Close, NW1 · Chalk Farm Road, NW1 · Chalk Farm Road, NW3 · Chandos Street, W1B · Chandos Street, W1G · Chester Close North, NW1 · Chester Close South, NW1 · Chester Court, NW1 · Chester Gate, NW1 · Chester Road Depot, NW1 · Chester Road, NW1 · Chester Terrace, NW1 · Church Studios, NW1 · Clarence Gardens, NW1 · Clarence Way, NW1 · Clarkson Row, NW1 · Cleveland Street, W1T · Cleveland Street, W1W · Cliff Road Studios, NW1 · Cliff Road, NW1 · Clipstone Mews, W1T · Clipstone Street, W1W · Cobham Mews, NW1 · Collard Place, NW1 · College Grove, NW1 · College Place, NW1 · Collingwood House, W1W · Compton Close, NW1 · Conway Mews, W1T · Conway Street, W1T · Crofters Way, NW1 · Cross Keys Close, W1U · Crowndale Court, NW1 · Crowndale Road, NW1 · Cumberland Market, NW1 · Cumberland Terrace, NW1 · De Walden Court, W1W · Dean’s Mews, W1G · Deans Mews, W1G · Delancey Passage, NW1 · Delancey Street, NW1 · Devonshire Close, W1G · Devonshire Mews South, W1G · Devonshire Mews West, W1G · Devonshire Place Mews, W1G · Devonshire Place, W1G · Devonshire Row Mews, W1W · Devonshire Street, W1B · Devonshire Street, W1G · Devonshire Street, W1W · Duchess Mews, W1G · Duchess Street, W1B · Duchess Street, W1W · Dunstable Mews, W1G · Early Mews, NW1 · East Yard, NW1 · Elm Friars Walk, NW1 · Euston Centre, NW1 · Euston Road, W1T · Euston Station Colonnade, NW1 · Euston Tower · Everton Buildings, NW1 · Fair Road, W1B · Farrier Street, NW1 · Ferdinand Place, NW1 · Ferdinand Street, NW1 · Fitzroy Court, W1T · Fitzroy Mews, W1T · Fitzroy Square, W1T · Foley Street, W1W · Forge Place, NW1 · Foundry Mews, NW1 · George Mews, NW1 · Georgiana Street, NW1 · Gilbeys Yard, NW1 · Gloucester Avenue, NW1 · Gloucester Crescent, NW1 · Gloucester Cresent, NW1 · Gloucester Gate Mews, NW1 · Gloucester Gate, NW1 · Godwin Court, NW1 · Gosfield Street, W1W · Grafton Mews, W1T · Grafton Way, W1T · Granary Street, NW1 · Granby Terrace, NW1 · Great Portland Street, W1W · Great Titchfield Street, W1 · Great Titchfield Street, W1W · Greenland Place, NW1 · Greenland Road, NW1 · Greenland Street, NW1 · Greenwell Street, W1T · Greenwell Street, W1W · Hallam Street, W1W · Hampstead Road, NW1 · Hanson Street, W1W · Harley House, NW1 · Harley Place, W1G · Harley St Underground Car Park, W1G · Harley Street, W1 · Harley Street, W1G · Harmont House, W1G · Harmood Street, NW1 · Harrington Square, NW1 · Harrington Street, NW1 · Hartland Road, NW1 · Haven Street, NW1 · Hawley Crescent, NW1 · Hawley Cresent, NW1 · Hawley Road, NW1 · Hinde Mews, W1U · Hinde Street, W1U · Holmes Place, W1U · Hopkinsons Place, NW1 · Hurdwick Place, NW1 · Inverness Street, NW1 · Ivor Street, NW1 · James Cameron House, NW1 · Jamestown Road, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Place, NW1 · Jeffrey’s Street, NW1 · Jeffreys Place, NW1 · Juniper Crescent, NW1 · Kent House, NW1 · Kent House, W1B · Kentish Town Road, NW1 · King’s Terrace, NW1 · Kings Terrace, NW1 · Langham House, W1B · Langham Place, W1B · Langham Street, W1W · Lawfords Wharf, NW1 · Laxton Place, NW1 · Leybourne Road, NW1 · Little Albany Street, NW1 · Little Portland Street, W1W · Little Titchen Street, W1W · Little Titchfield Street, W1W · Longford Street, NW1 · Lydford, NW1 · Lyme Street, NW1 · Lyme Terrace, NW1 · Mandela Street, NW1 · Mansfield Street, W1G · Maple Street, 92103 · Maple Street, W1T · Margaret Court, W1W · Margaret Street, W1W · Mary Terrace, NW1 · Marylebone High Street, W1G · Marylebone Lane, W1U · Marylebone Mews, W1G · Marylebone Passage, W1W · Marylebone Road, W1B · Marylebone Road, W1G · Marylebone Street, W1G · Mead Close, NW1 · Middle Yard, NW1 · Middleton Buildings, W1W · Middleton Place, W1W · Milford House, W1G · Millbrook Place, NW1 · Miller Street, NW1 · Morley House, W1B · Mornington Crescent, NW1 · Mornington Cresent, NW1 · Mornington Street, NW1 · Mornington Terrace, NW1 · Mortimer Street, W1 · Mortimer Street, W1T · Mortimer Street, W1W · Munster Square, NW1 · Murray Mews, NW1 · Murray Street, NW1 · Nash Street, NW1 · Nassau Street, W1W · Netley Street, NW1 · New Cavendish Street, W1 · New Cavendish Street, W1G · New Cavendish Street, W1W · North Villas, NW1 · Ogle Street, W1W · Osnaburgh Street, NW1 · Oval Road, NW1 · Park Crescent Mews East, W1B · Park Crescent Mews West, W1G · Park Crescent, W1B · Park Cresent, W1B · Park Square East, NW1 · Park Square West, NW1 · Park Village East, NW1 · Park Village Mews, NW1 · Park Village West, NW1 · Parkway, NW1 · Peto Place, NW1 · Plender Street, NW1 · Ploughmans Close, NW1 · Portland Place, W1A · Portland Place, W1B · Pratt Mews, NW1 · Pratt Street, NW1 · Prince Of Wales Passage, NW1 · Prince Regent Mews, NW1 · Prowse Place, NW1 · Quadrant Arcade, W1B · Queen Anne Mews, W1G · Queen Anne Street, W1G · Randolph Street, NW1 · Reachview Close, NW1 · Reapers Close, NW1 · Redhill Street, NW1 · Regal Lane, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E2 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E8 · Regent’s Canal Towpath, NW1 · Regent’s Park Terrace, NW1 · Regent’s Place Plaza, NW1 · Regents Canal towpath, NW1 · Regents Park, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, NW1 · Riding House Street, W1B · Riding House Street, W1W · Robert Street, NW1 · Rochester Place, NW1 · Rochester Road, NW1 · Rochester Square, NW1 · Rochester Terrace, NW1 · Rossendale Way, NW1 · Rousden Street, NW1 · Royal College Street, NW1 · Saint Augustine’s Road North West, NW1 · Saint Pancras Way, NW1 · Saint Pauls Mews, NW1 · Signmakers Yard, NW1 · St Andrews Place, NW1 · St Annes, NW1 · St Katharines Precinct, NW1 · St Marks Crescent, NW1 · St Marks Cresent, NW1 · St Marks Square, NW1 · St Martins Almshouses, NW1 · St Martins Close, NW1 · St Mary Magdalene Church, NW1 · St Pancras Way, NW1 · St Pauls Mews, NW1 · St. Augustine’s Road, NW1 · St. Pancras Way, NW1 · Stanhope Parade, NW1 · Stanhope Street, NW1 · Stanley Buildings, NW1 · Stratford Villas, NW1 · Stucley Place, NW1 · Swallowfield, NW1 · Thayer Street, W1U · The Broadwalk, W1J · The Broadwalk, W1K · The Courtyard, NW1 · The Law Society Freepost, NW1 · The Marr, NW1 · The Stables Market, NW1 · Torbay Street, NW1 · Triton Mall, NW1 · Triton Square Mall, NW1 · Triton Square, NW1 · Triton Street, NW1 · Troutbeck, NW1 · Underhill Street, NW1 · Upper Harley Street, NW1 · Upper Wimpole Street, W1G · Varndell Street, NW1 · Walden House, W1U · Warren Court, NW1 · Warren Mews, W1T · Warren Street, W1T · Water Lane, NW1 · Waterside Place, NW1 · Waverley Court, W1G · Weavers Way, NW1 · Welbeck Street, W1G · Welbeck Way, W1G · Wells Street, W1T · West Yard, NW1 · Westmoreland Street, W1G · Weymouth Mews, W1G · Weymouth Street, W1B · Weymouth Street, W1G · Weymouth Street, W1W · Wheatley Street, W1G · Whitfield Place, W1T · Whitfield Street, W1T · Wigmore Place, W1U · William Road, NW1 · Wilmot Place, NW1 · Wimpole Mews, W1G · Wimpole Street, W1G · Wrotham Road, NW1 · York Terrace East, NW1 ·
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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cruchley's New Plan of London (1848) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cruchley's New Plan of London Shewing all the new and intended improvements to the Present Time. - Cruchley's Superior Map of London, with references to upwards of 500 Streets, Squares, Public Places & C. improved to 1848: with a compendium of all Place of Public Amusements also shewing the Railways & Stations.
G. F. Cruchley

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
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.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

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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