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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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A-Level Results Day: Updates as students receive their results in SW London and Surrey

Students are venturing into schools today to receive their A-Level results. We will be covering the results live as schools submit their results. Follow our blog throughout the day to see how your child’s school got on. Send your results day news and photos to nick.kituno@london.newsquest.co.uk


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Chelsea vs Arsenal may be Europa League final dress rehearsal as rivals rebuild in Manchester City's shadow
LIVE | Stay on top of the latest Premier League news and rumours

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More solar-powered ’smart benches’ appear on SE1 streets
More ’smart benches’ offering free wifi and phone charging are appearing on the streets of SE1 as part of a partnership between a Serbia-based company and Southwark Council.

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Orlando Bloom teams up with pet dog Mighty for London photoshoot


The 41-year-old actor not only flaunted his good looks while riding a motorbike, he was also spotted doting on his adorable pet pooch Mighty.


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Travel watchdog warns passengers will be ’worse off’ when fares increase
Travel watchdog warns passengers will be ’worse off’ when fares increase

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16421152.travel-watchdog-warns-passengers-will-be-worse-off-when-fares-increase/?ref=rss

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Battersea stabbing death: Man arrested on suspicion of murder
A 40-year-old man is held on suspicion of murder after police were called to the home in Battersea.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45198072

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Westminster crash: Salih Khater named as suspect
Police are given more time to question Salih Khater over alleged attempted murder and terror offences.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45193781

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Uproar in Bromley as travellers continue to invade public spaces

Travellers remain at large in Bromley prompting the council to request a borough wide injunction to keep them away.


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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ready to sacrifice Arsenal lead role to bring Alexandre Lacazette into attack
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has no problem playing out on the left to accommodate Alexandre Lacazette in Arsenal’s front line.

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David Mitchell and wife Victoria Coren attend The Festival premiere


They’re set to celebrate six years of marriage in November and are the proud parents of three-year-old daughter Barbara.


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M25 coach crash: Victims remain in hospital after dozens hurt
Dozens were injured, including 10 children, when a coach overturned on the motorway during rush hour.

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Westminster crash: Raids after suspected terror attack
Searches take place in Birmingham and Nottingham as a man is held after a crash outside Parliament.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45189831

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Community group announces neighbourhood plan
People are being urged to have their say on a neighbourhood plan, which will help shape their area’s future.

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Pedestrians injured in Houses of Parliament car crash
A man has been arrested after a number of pedestrians were injured when a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, Scotland Yard said.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16416964.pedestrians-injured-in-houses-of-parliament-car-crash/?ref=rss

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Police officer struck by man armed with sledgehammer
The attack happened as police responded to reports of a domestic fight in north London.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-45167307

VIEW THE SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1900s
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Southwark

Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.

Southwark is on a previously marshy area south of the River Thames. Recent excavation has revealed prehistoric activity including evidence of early ploughing, burial mounds and ritual activity. The area was originally a series of islands in the River Thames. This formed the best place to bridge the Thames and the area became an important part of Londinium owing its importance to its position as the endpoint of the Roman London Bridge. Two Roman roads, Stane Street and Watling Street, met at Southwark in what is now Borough High Street.

At some point the Bridge fell or was pulled down. Southwark and the city seem to have become largely deserted during the Early Middle Ages. Archaeologically, evidence of settlement is replaced by a largely featureless soil called the Dark Earth which probably (although this is contested) represents an urban area abandoned.

Southwark appears to recover only during the time of King Alfred and his successors. Sometime in and around 886 AD the Bridge was rebuilt and the City and Southwark restored. Southwark was called ’Suddringa Geworc’ which means the ’defensive works of the men of Surrey’. It was probably fortified to defend the bridge and hence the re-emerging City of London to the north. This defensive role is highlighted by the use of the Bridge as a defense against King Swein, his son King Cnut and in 1066, against King William the Conqueror. He failed to force the Bridge during the Norman conquest of England, but Southwark was devastated.

Much of Southwark was originally owned by the church - the greatest reminder of monastic London is Southwark Cathedral, originally the priory of St Mary Overy.

During the Middle Ages, Southwark remained outside of the control of the City and was a haven for criminals and free traders, who would sell goods and conduct trades outside the regulation of the City Livery Companies. An important market - later to become known as the Borough Market - was established there some time in the 13th century. The area was renowned for its inns, especially The Tabard, from which Chaucer’s pilgrims set off on their journey in The Canterbury Tales.

After many decades’ petitioning, in 1550, Southwark was incorporated into the City of London as ’The Ward of Bridge Without’. It became the entertainment district for London, and it was also the red-light area. In 1599, William Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre was built on the South Bank in Southwark, though it burned down in 1613. A modern replica, also called the Globe, has been built near the original site. Southwark was also a favorite area for entertainment like bull and bear-baiting. There was also a famous fair in Southwark which took place near the Church of St. George the Martyr. William Hogarth depicted this fair in his engraving of Southwark Fair (1733).

In 1844 the railway reached Southwark with the opening of London Bridge station.

In 1861 the Great Fire of Southwark destroyed a large number of buildings between Tooley Street and the Thames, including those around Hays Wharf, where Hays Galleria was later built, and blocks to the west almost as far as St Olave’s Church.

In 1899 Southwark was incorporated along with Newington and Walworth into the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, and in 1965 this was incorporated with the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell and Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey into the London Borough of Southwark.

Southwark tube station was opened on 20 November 1999 as part of the Jubilee Line Extension.

The original plan for the Extension did not include a station between those at Waterloo and London Bridge; Southwark station was added after lobbying by the local council. Although it is close to Waterloo, not near the Bankside attractions it was intended to serve, and its only rail interchange is to London Waterloo East mainline station; the passenger usage matches those of other minor central stations. It does however get over double the traffic of nearby Borough station and around triple Lambeth North.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aldgate:   Aldgate was a gateway through London Wall from the City of London to Whitechapel and the East End.
Aldgate Pump:   Aldgate Pump is a historic water pump, located at the junction where Aldgate meets Fenchurch Street and Leadenhall Street.
All Hallows-by-the-Tower:   All Hallows-by-the-Tower is the oldest church in London with a story involving Samuel Pepys, royalty and the foundation of Pennsylvania.
Ark Walworth Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Bank:   Bank station, interlinked with Monument station, forms a complex public transport hub spanning the length of King William Street in the City of London.
Bank of England:   The Bank of England is the central bank of the United Kingdom. Sometimes known as the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street, the Bank was founded in 1694, nationalised on 1 March 1946, and in 1997 gained operational independence to set monetary policy.
Beormund Primary School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Bevis Marks Synagogue:   Bevis Marks Synagogue is the oldest synagogue in the United Kingdom.
Blackfriars Bridge railway station:   Blackfriars Bridge railway station was a railway station on the London, Chatham and Dover Railway (LC&DR). It was constructed in 1864 and, for six months, was the northern terminus for a line from Herne Hill via Loughborough Junction. It was part of a scheme by the company to extend into the City of London. It ceased to be the terminus when the line was extended across the River Thames to Ludgate Hill where a temporary station in New Bridge Street was opened on 21 December 1864.
Blackfriars Road railway station:   Blackfriars Road (Blackfriars Bridge) railway station was a station on Blackfriars Road in south London on the South Eastern Railway between Charing Cross and London Bridge stations. The former entrance under the railway bridge is still clearly marked.
Boutcher Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
City of London Academy (Southwark):   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Cobourg Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Coin Street Family & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
David Game College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 13 and 22. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Fenchurch Street:   Fenchurch Street railway station is a central London railway terminus in the southeastern corner of the City of London. It is one of the smallest railway termini in London but in terms of platforms, one of the most intensively operated.
Grange Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Great Synagogue of London:   The Great Synagogue of London was, for centuries, the centre of Ashkenazi synagogue and Jewish life in London. It was destroyed during World War II, in the Blitz.
Harris Academy Bermondsey:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hopton's Almshouses:   Hopton Street has had almshouses since 1752.
Kintore Way Nursery School and Children’s Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
London (1926 and 2013):   In 1926 Claude Friese-Greene shot some of the first-ever colour film footage around London. 87 years later, in 2013, Simon Smith did the same and shot for shot, recreated Friese-Greene's film.
London (1926):   In 1926 Claude Friese-Greene shot some of the first-ever colour film footage around London, capturing everyday life in the city with a technique innovated by his father, called Biocolour.
London Bridge:   London Bridge railway station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground complex in the London Borough of Southwark, occupying a large area on two levels immediately south-east of London Bridge.
London Christian School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
London Metal Exchange:   The London Metal Exchange (LME) is the futures exchange with the world’s largest market in options and futures contracts on base and other metals.
London Nautical School:   Foundation school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Monument:   Monument station is interlinked with nearby Bank station with London Underground and Docklands Light Railway stations that form a public transport complex spanning the length of King William Street in the City of London.
Monument to the Great Fire of London:   The 'Monument to the Great Fire of London', commemorates the 1666 inferno.
Mudchute Kitchen Frizzante:   
Mudchute Park:   Mudchute Park and Farm is a large urban park and farm just south of Canary Wharf on the Isle of Dogs.
Mudchute Park and Farm:   
Phoenix Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Portsoken:   Portsoken is one of 25 wards in the City of London, each electing an alderman to the Court of Aldermen and commoners (the City equivalent of a councillor) elected to the Court of Common Council of the City of London Corporation.
Sir John Cass’s Foundation Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Snowsfields Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Southwark:   Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.
Spa School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
St Botolph’s:   St. Botolph’s without Aldgate, located on Aldgate High Street, has existed for over a thousand years.
St Katharine Cree:   St Katharine Cree is a Church of England church on the north side of Leadenhall Street near Leadenhall Market.
St Magnus-the-Martyr:   St Magnus the Martyr church is dedicated to St Magnus the Martyr, earl of Orkney, who died on 16 April 1116.
St Saviour’s and St Olave’s Church of England School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Surrey Square Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Tate Modern:   Tate Modern is the most-visited modern art gallery in the world, with around 4.7 million visitors per year.
The Ring:   The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.
Tower Bridge Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Tower Hill:   Tower Hill is an elevated spot outside the Tower of London and just outside the limits of the City of London.
Tower of London:   In the late 1070s, William the Conqueror began to build a massive stone tower at the centre of his London fortress. Nothing like it had ever been seen before.
Townsend Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Gardens, SE1 · Abbey Street, SE1 · Abbots Lane, SE1 · Abchurch Lane, EC4N · Abchurch Yard, EC4N · Abercorn Way, SE1 · Aberdour Street, SE1 · Achilles Close, SE1 · Adams Court, EC2N · Adelaide House, EC4R · Albridge Street, SE17 · Aldgate Bus Garage, EC3N · Aldgate High Street, EC3N · Aldgate, EC3N · Alice Street, SE1 · Alma Grove, SE1 · Alsace Road, SE17 · Alscot Road, SE1 · Alscot Way, SE1 · Alvey Street, SE17 · America Square, EC3N · Anchor Terrace, SE1 · Archie Street, SE1 · Arthur Street, EC4R · Attilburgh House, SE1 · Avocet Close, SE1 · Avondale Pavement, SE1 · Avondale Square, SE1 · Aylesbury Road, SE17 · Back Alley, EC3N · Bacon Grove, SE1 · Balaclava Road, SE1 · Ball Court, EC3V · Bank End, SE1 · Bankside way, SE19 · Bankside, SE1 · Barge House Street, SE1 · Barham House, SE17 · Barlow Street, SE17 · Barnham Street, SE1 · Bartholomew Lane, EC2N · Bartholomew Street, SE1 · Battle Bridge Lane, SE1 · Bear Gardens, SE1 · Beatrice Road, SE1 · Beckway Street, SE17 · Bedale Street, SE1 · Bell Inn Yard, EC3V · Belvedere Building, SE1 · Bengal Court, EC3V · Bermondsey Square, SE1 · Bermondsey Street, SE1 · Bevington Path, SE1 · Billiter Square, EC3M · Billiter Street, EC3M · Birchin Lane, EC3V · Bishopsgate, EC2N · Black Eagle Yard, SE1 · Black Swan Yard, SE1 · Blackfriars Bridge, SE1 · Blackfriars Road, BL8 · Bluelion Place, SE1 · Borough Market, SE1 · Botolph Alley, EC3R · Botolph Lane, EC3R · Brettell Street, SE17 · Brewery Square, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms Flyover, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms, SE1 · Bridge Houseborough High Stlondon Bridge, SE1 · Broadwall, SE1 · Brockham Street, SE1 · Brodie Street, SE1 · Brunswick Court, SE1 · Bulls Head Passage, EC3V · Burge Street, SE1 · Bursar Street, SE1 · Bury Street, EC3A · Bushbaby Close, SE1 · Bushwood Drive, SE1 · Butlers Colonial Wharf, SE1 · Buttermere Close, SE1 · Byward Street, EC3R · Cadet Drive, SE1 · Capel Court, EC2R · Cardamom Building, SE1 · Cardinal Cap Alley, SE1 · Carlisle Avenue, EC3N · Castle Court, EC3V · Catesby Street, SE17 · Cathedral Street, SE1 · Change Alley, EC3V · Charlie Chaplin Walk, SE1 · Chartes House, SE1 · Chatham Street, SE17 · Chaucer Drive, SE1 · Chettle Close, SE1 · City Walk, SE1 · Clements Lane, EC4N · Clink St Studios, SE1 · Clink Street, SE1 · Clothworkers Hall, EC3R · Cobourg Road Estate, SE5 · Cobourg Road, SE1 · Cobourg Road, SE5 · Cole Street, SE1 · Collingwood Street, SE1 · Commercial Pier Wharf, SE16 · Comus Place, SE17 · Congreve Street, SE17 · Cooper?s Row, EC3N · Coopers Road, SE1 · Coopers Row, EC3N · Copper Row, SE1 · Corbet Court, EC3V · Cornhill, EC3V · Cottons Lane, SE1 · Counter Street, SE1 · Crail Row, SE17 · Crayford House, SE1 · Creechurch Lane, EC3A · Crescent, EC3N · Cresent, EC3N · Crimscott Street, SE1 · Crosby Row, SE1 · Crosslet Street, SE17 · Crosswall, EC3N · Crucifix Lane, SE1 · Crutched Friars, EC3N · Cullum Street, EC3M · Curlew Street, SE1 · Curtis Street, SE1 · Curtis Way, SE1 · Custom House Walkway, EC3R · Dark Horse Walk, EC3R · Darwin Street, SE17 · Dawes Street, SE17 · Dean’s Buildings, SE17 · Decima Street, SE1 · Deverell Street, SE1 · Devon Mansions, SE1 · Dickens Square, SE1 · Dockhead, SE1 · Dolben Street, SE1 · Doon Street, SE1 · Druid Street, SE1 · Duchy Street, SE1 · Duke St Hill, SE1 · Duke Street Hill, SE1 · Dukes Place, EC3A · Dukes Place, EC3A · Dukes Place, EC3N · Dunster Court, EC3R · Dunsterville Way, SE1 · Dunton Road, SE1 · East Point, SE1 · East Street, SE17 · Eastcheap, EC3M · Elephant Castle Super Bowl, SE1 · Elsted Street, SE17 · Emerson Street, SE1 · Empire Square South, SE1 · English Grounds, SE1 · Equity Mews, W5 · Esmeralda Road, SE1 · Exchange Steps, EC3V · Fair Street, SE1 · Falcon Point Piazza, SE1 · Fenchurch Avenue, EC3M · Fenchurch Buildings, EC3M · Fenchurch Place, EC3M · Fenchurch Street, EC3M · Fendall Street, SE1 · Fenning Street, SE1 · Finch Lane, EC3V · Fish St Hill, EC3R · Fish Street Hill, EC3R · Flat Iron Square, SE1 · Flint Street, SE17 · Flinton Street, SE17 · Floors Lincoln House, SE1 · Fort Road, SE1 · Fortune Place, SE1 · Frank Mews, SE1 · Freemantle Street, SE17 · French Ordinary Court, EC3M · Gabriels Wharf, SE1 · Gainsford Street, SE1 · George Inn Yard, SE1 · George Yard, EC3V · Globe Street, SE1 · Gloucester Court, EC3R · Gracechurch Street, EC3V · Grange House, SE1 · Grange Road, SE1 · Grange Walk, SE1 · Grange Yard, SE1 · Grant?s Quay Wharf, EC3R · Great Dover Street, SE1 · Great Guildford Business Square, SE1 · Great Maze Pond, SE1 · Great St Helen’s, EC3A · Great St Helens, EC3A · Great Tower Street, EC3R · Green Dragon Court, SE1 · Green Walk, SE1 · Griggs Place, SE1 · Griggs Road, E10 · Guinness Court, SE1 · Guinness Square, SE1 · Hadlow House, SE17 · Hamlet Way, SE1 · Hankey Place, SE1 · Hardwidge Street, SE1 · Harmony Place, SE1 · Harp Lane, EC3R · Hart Street, EC3R · Hartley Buildings, SE1 · Hatchers Mews, SE1 · Hay’s Lane, SE1 · Hays Galleria, SE1 · Hays Lane, SE1 · Hazel Way, SE1 · Hendre Road, SE1 · Heneage Lane, EC3A · Henley Drive, SE1 · Hillery Close, SE17 · Holland Street, SE1 · Holyrood Street, SE1 · Hopton Street, SE1 · Horselydown Lane, SE1 · Humphrey Street, SE1 · Hunter Close, SE1 · Idol Lane, EC3R · India Street, EC3N · Invicta Plaza, SE1 · Irongate House, EC3A · Jacob Street, SE1 · Jamaica Road, SE1 · Jewry Street, EC3N · Joan Street, SE1 · Joiner Street, SE1 · King William Street, EC4N · King William Street, EC4R · Kinglake Street, SE17 · Kings Head Yard, SE1 · Kintore Way, SE1 · Kipling Street, SE1 · Kirby Grove, SE1 · Kotree way, SE1 · Lafone Street, SE1 · Lamb Walk, SE1 · Lansdowne Place, SE1 · Larnaca Works, SE1 · Laurence Pountney Hill, EC4R · Laurence Pountney Lane, EC4N · Laurence Pountney Lane, EC4R · Law Street, SE1 · Leadenhall Market, EC3M · Leadenhall Market, EC3V · Leadenhall Place, EC3M · Leadenhall Place, EC3V · Leadenhall Street, EC3A · Leadenhall Street, EC3M · Leadenhall Street, EC3N · Leadenhall Street, EC3V · Leathermarket Court, SE1 · Leathermarket Court, SE1P · Leathermarket Street, SE1 · Leroy Street, SE1 · Library Square, E1 · Lime Street, EC3M · Lloyd?s Avenue, EC3N · Lloyds Avenue, EC3N · Lloyds Wharf, SE1 · Lockyer Estate, SE1 · Lombard Court, EC3V · Lombard Street, EC3V · Loncroft Road, SE5 · London Bridge Street, SE1 · London Bridge Walk, SE1 · London Bridge, EC4R · London Bridge, SE1 · London Street, EC3R · Long Lane, SE1 · Long Walk, SE1 · Longfellow Way, SE1 · Longley Street, SE1 · Lothbury, EC2R · Lovat Lane, EC3R · Lovegrove Street, SE1 · Lower Road, SE1 · Lower Thames Street, EC3R · Lynton Road, SE1 · Madron Street, SE1 · Madron Street, SE17 · Magdalen Street, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maguire Street, SE1 · Maguire, SE1 · Maiden Lane, SE1 · Maltby Street, SE1 · Maltings Place, SE1 · Manciple Street, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE16 · Mandela Way, SE1P · Mansell Street, EC3N · Marcia Road, SE1 · Mark Lane, EC3R · Market Yard Mews, SE1 · Marlborough Grove, SE1 · Martin Lane, EC4R · Mason Close, SE1 · Mason Street, SE1 · Massinger Street, SE17 · Meakin Estate, SE1 · Melior Place, SE1 · Melior Street, SE1 · Merrick Square, SE1 · Merrow Walk, SE17 · Middle Yard, SE1 · Mill Street, SE1 · Milroy Walk, SE1 · Mina Road, SE1 · Mina Road, SE17 · Mincing Lane, EC3R · Minnow Walk, SE17 · Minories, EC3N · Minories, EC3N · Minster Court, EC3R · Minster Pavement, EC3R · Minsters Pavement, EC3A · Mitre Avenue, E17 · Mitre Square, EC3A · Mitre Street, EC3A · Monnow Road, SE1 · Monument Gdns, SE13 · Monument Street, EC3R · More London Place, SE1 · More London Riverside, SE1 · Morgans Lane, SE1 · Morocco Street, SE1 · Mulvaney Way, SE1 · Munster Court, SW6 · Muscovy Street, EC3R · Nebraska Street, SE1 · Neckinger Street, SE1 · New Concordia Wharf, SE1 · New Globe Walk, SE1 · New London Street, EC3R · Newhams Row, SE1 · Newington Court, SE1 · Nicholas Lane, EC3V · Nicholas Lane, EC4N · Nicholson Street, SE1 · Oakley Place, SE1 · Old Billingsgate Walk, EC3R · Old Broad Street, EC2R · Old Kent Road, SE1 · Old Kent Road, SE14 · Olmar Street, SE1 · Ossory Road, SE1 · Otford House, SE1 · Oxford Drive, SE1 · Oxley Close, SE1 · Oxo Tower Wharf Barge House Street, SE1 · Oystergate Walk, SE1 · Pages Walk, SE1 · Pardoner Street, SE1 · Park Street, SE1 · Parkers Row, SE1 · Pepys Street, EC3N · Perkins Square, SE1 · Petty Wales, EC3N · Philpot Lane, EC3M · Phoenix Wharf Road, SE1 · Pickfords Wharf, SE1 · Pilgrimage Street, SE1 · Plantation Lane, EC3R · Plough Court, EC3V · Pope Street, SE1 · Popes Head Alley, EC3V · Porlock Street, SE1 · Porter Street, SE1 · Portsoken Street, E1 · Potters Fields, SE1 · Prioress Street, SE1 · Providence Square, SE1 · Pudding Lane, EC3R · Pudding Lane, IG6 · Quadrangle Close, SE1 · Queen Elizabeth Street, SE1 · Radcliffe Road, SE1 · Railway Approach, SE1 · Railway Arches, EC3N · Raven Wharf, SE1 · Reverdy Road, SE1 · Rich Industrial Estate, SE1 · Riley Road, SE1 · Riverside Walk, SE1 · Rolls Road, SE1 · Rood Lane, EC3M · Rope Walk, SE1 · Rose Alley, SE1 · Rothsay Street, SE1 · Rowcross Street, SE1 · Royal Court, EC3V · Royal Exchange Avenue, EC3V · Royal Exchange Buildings, EC3V · Royal Exchange Steps, EC3V · Royal Exchange, EC3V · Royal Oak Yard, SE1 · Saint Dunstan?s Hill, EC3R · Saint Thomas Street, SE1 · Saracen?s Head Yard, EC3N · Savage Gardens, EC3N · Scoresby Street, SE1 · Scotts Sufferance Wharfmill Street, SE1 · Searles Road, SE1 · Secker Street, SE1 · Sedan Way, SE17 · Seething Lane, EC3N · Setchell Road, SE1 · Setchell Way, SE1 · Shad Thames, E1W · Shad Thames, SE1 · Shand Street, SE1 · Ship Tavern Passage, EC3M · Ship Tavern Passage, EC3V · Shipwright Yard, SE1 · Shopping Centre, SE1 · Shorncliffe Road, SE5 · Shorter Street, E1 · Shorter Street, EC3N · Simms Road, SE1 · Six Bridges Trading Estate, SE1 · Snowsfields, SE1 · Soho Wharf, SE1 · South Bank, SE1 · Southwalk Street, SE1 · Southwark Street, SE1 · Spurgeon Street, SE1 · St Botolph Street, EC3A · St Clare House, EC3N · St Clare Street, EC3N · St Dunstans Hill, EC3R · St Georges Lane, EC3R · St James’s Passage, EC3A · St James’s Place, EC3A · St Jamess Road, SE1 · St Jamess Road, SE16 · St Margaret Pattens Church, EC3M · St Mary At Hill, EC3R · St Michaels Alley, EC3V · St Michaels Rectory, EC3V · St Thomas Street, SE1 · St. Botolph Street, EC3A · St. Thomas Street, SE1 · Stainer Street, SE1 · Stamford Street, SE1 · Stanford Place, SE17 · Stanworth Street, SE1 · Staple Hall, EC3A · Staple Street, SE1 · Sterry Street, SE1 · Stevens Street, SE1 · Stone House Court, EC3A · Stoney Street, SE1 · Strathnairn Street, SE1 · Studios, N17 · Sugar Quay Walk, EC3N · Sugar Quay Walk, EC3R · Sugar Quay Walk, SE1 · Sumner Street, SE1 · Surrey Square, SE17 · Swan Court, SE1 · Swan Lane, EC4R · Swan Street, SE1 · Sweeney Crescent, SE1 · Swift Court, SE1 · Tabard Street, SE1 · Talbot Court, EC3V · Tanner Street, SE1 · Taplow, SE17 · Tatum Street, SE17 · The Circle, SE1 · The Courtyard, EC3V · The Globe Rope Walk, E14 · The Grain Stores, SE1 · The Grange, SE1 · The Jam Factory, SE1 · The Leather Market, SE1 · The Leathermarket, SE1 · The Queen?s Steps, EC3N · The Queen’s Steps, EC3N · The School House, SE1 · The Tanneries, SE1 · The Terrace, SE1 · Thetford House, SE1 · Thomas Lane Car Park, SE6 · Thorburn Square, SE1 · Thrale Street, SE1 · Threadneedle Street, EC2R · Threadneedle Street, EC3V · Three Crown Square Borough Market, SE1 · Three Oak Lane, SE1 · Thurlow Street, SE17 · Thurlow Walk, SE17 · Tisdall Place, SE17 · Tooley Street, SE1 · Tower Bridge Piazza, SE1 · Tower Bridge Road, SE1 · Tower Bridge, SE1 · Tower Hill Terrace, EC3N · Tower Hill, EC3N · Tower Place West, EC3R · Tower Place, EC3R · Tower Workshops, SE1 · Townsend Street, SE17 · Trinity Church Square, SE1 · Trinity Square, EC3N · Trinity Street, SE1 · Tulip House, SE1 · Tyers Gate, SE1 · Undershaft, EC2N · Undershaft, EC3A · Undershaft, EC3P · Unity Wharf, SE1 · Upnor Way, SE17 · Upper Ground, SE1 · Vine Lane, SE1 · Vine Street, EC3N · Vintage Yard, SE1 · Vogans Mill, SE1 · Wade House, SE16 · Weavers Lane, SE1 · Webb Street, SE1 · Weston Street, SE1 · White Lion Court, EC3V · Whites Grounds Estate, SE1 · Whites Grounds, SE1 · Whittington Avenue, EC3A · Whittington Avenue, EC3V · Wild’s Rents, SE1 · Wilds Rents, SE1 · Willow Walk, SE1 · Winchester Square, SE1 · Winchester Walk, SE1 · Wood’s Place, SE1 · Wrestlers Court, EC3A · Zoar Street, SE1 ·
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DAILY LIFE
Good
SAFETY
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HEALTH
Poor
SPORTS AND LEISURE
Good
ENTERTAINMENT
Good
DEMOGRAPHICS
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Central London, south east (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south east.
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.
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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.
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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
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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."
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Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
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London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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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.
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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.
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