Bowater House, SW1X

Residential/commercial block in/near Knightsbridge

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Was there a Wellington street there
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Thirteen Russians charged over US election meddling
Thirteen Russians have been charged with meddling in the US 2016 election, a major breakthrough in the FBI investigation has revealed.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/thirteen-russians-charged-over-us-election-meddling-a3768971.html
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Great Portland Street fire: Crews tackle building site blaze
A fire breaks out in a building which is being redeveloped on Great Portland Street, central London.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-43097234
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When is the FA Cup draw? Start time, TV coverage and quarter-final ball numbers
Chelsea kicked off the FA Cup fifth-round weekend as last year's beaten finalists beat Hull City 4-0 at Stamford Bridge on Friday night.

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Huddersfield vs Manchester United LIVE latest score: FA Cup 2017-18 goal updates, TV and how to follow online, team news and line-ups
Can Terriers replicate shock home win?

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Why hasn’t the UK banned this far-right purveyor of hate speech? | Rupa Huq
Why hasn’t the UK banned this far-right purveyor of hate speech? | Rupa Huq

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Chelsea vs Hull City: FA Cup prediction, how to watch on TV and online live streaming, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head, betting tips and odds
Championship strugglers head to Stamford Bridge

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Uber to open 24-hour hotline for reporting 'bad experiences'
Uber is setting up an "open all hours" telephone hotline for passengers who want to make a complaint after a journey booked through the cab hailing app.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/uber-to-open-24hour-hotline-for-reporting-bad-experiences-a3768471.html
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Jury in allotment murder trial fails to reach a verdict
Man who allegedly killed elderly woman with lawnmower flex in north London to be retriedA jury has failed to agree a verdict in the trial of a man accused of strangling an elderly woman at an allotment.Rahim Mohammadi, 41, allegedly killed Lea Adri-Soejoko, 80, with a lawnmower flex and hid her body at Colindale allotments in north London last February. Continue reading...

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/feb/15/jury-in-allotment-trial-fail-to-reach-a-verdict-london
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Ostersund 0 Arsenal 3 LIVE: Uefa Europa League 2017-18 football as it happened - goals, highlights
Report: Mesut Ozil scores as Gunners stroll to win in Sweden

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Boris Johnson warned by business chiefs: 'clean break' Brexit could hit British jobs and exports
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Andreas Gursky (25th Jan 18 to 22nd Apr 18)
Hayward Gallery reopens with the first major UK retrospective of the work of acclaimed German photographer Andreas Gursky. Known for his large-scale, often spectacular pictures that portray emblematic...

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Porto vs Liverpool LIVE latest score: Uefa Champions League 2017-18 goal updates, TV, how to follow online, team news, line-ups at Estadio do Dragao
Reds have never lost to Porto in four encounters

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Porto vs Liverpool: Uefa Champions League prediction, how to watch on TV and online live streaming, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head, betting tips and odds
Reds have never lost to Porto in four encounters

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Parents of Matilda stage star in council home schooling row
Parents of West End actor Lilian Hardy, 12, are facing legal action from Westminster councilThe parents of one of the child stars of the West End stage show Matilda are facing legal action in a row with their local council over their daughter’s home education.Lilian Hardy, 12, who played the title role for six months last year and hopes to study English at Oxford, has never attended school. She has been educated at home throughout her life. Related: DIY schooling on the rise as more parents opt for home education Whether you are a parent who has elected to home educate their children or have another related experience you’d like to talk about, we want to hear from you. Continue reading...


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District line delays: TfL commuters face London rush hour misery after signal failure at Earl's Court
Commuters travelling on the District line are facing severe delays after a signal failure at Earl's Court.

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VIEW THE KNIGHTSBRIDGE AREA IN THE 1750s
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OTHER KNIGHTSBRIDGE ENTRIES

Knightsbridge

Knightsbridge was originally a small hamlet, between the villages of Chelsea (Chelsey), Kensington (Kensing town) and Charing. In the time of Edward I, the manor of Knightsbridge appertained to the abbey of Westminster. It was named after a crossing of the River Westbourne, which is now an underground river.

Knightsbridge is notable as an ultra-expensive residential area, and for the density of its upmarket retail outlets. Fourteen of Britain's two hundred most expensive streets are in the district.

Knightsbridge is leafy, especially considering its location at the heart of London. It is home to many of the world's richest people, and has some of the highest property prices in the world. In February 2007, the world's then most expensive apartment at One Hyde Park, sold off plan for £100,000,000, and was bought by a Qatari Prince, and another apartment at the same place in February 2009, of almost the same price was bought by an Afghani Prince.

The principal landowners in the area are the Duke of Westminster and Earl Cadogan. The two areas of aristocratic landholdings can be distinguished: red-brick Queen Anne Revival buildings are mostly to be found on the Cadogan Estates, whereas white stucco-fronted houses are mostly found on the Grosvenor Estate, built by Thomas Cubitt.

Knightsbridge station opened on 15 December 1906 by the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway (GNP&BR, now the Piccadilly Line). When opened, the platforms were accessed in the standard manner by four lifts and an emergency staircase connecting to parallel passageways and bridges to midway along the platforms. The original station building designed by Leslie Green was located on Brompton Road a short distance west of its junction with Knightsbridge and Sloane Street.


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Harrods:   Harrods is an upmarket department store located in Brompton Road in Knightsbridge.
Knightsbridge:   Knightsbridge was originally a small hamlet, between the villages of Chelsea (Chelsey), Kensington (Kensing town) and Charing. In the time of Edward I, the manor of Knightsbridge appertained to the abbey of Westminster. It was named after a crossing of the River Westbourne, which is now an underground river.
St Paul’s Church:   St Paul’s Church is an Anglican church of the Anglo-Catholic tradition located at 32a Wilton Place.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Gate, SW1X · Alexander Square, SW3 · Ann’s Close, SW1X · Basil Mansions, SW3 · Basil Street, SW1X · Basil Street, SW3 · Beauchamp Mansions, SW3 · Beauchamp Place, SW3 · Beaufort Gardens, SW3 · Belgrave Mews West, SW1X · Bowater House West, SW1X · Bradbrook House, SW1X · Brompton Place, SW3 · Brompton Road, SW1X · Brompton Road, SW3 · Cadogan Lane, SW1X · Cadogan Place, SW1X · Cadogan Square, SW1X · Carriage Drive, SE21 · Carriage Drive, SE22 · Chapel Street, SW1X · Chesham Mews, SW1X · Chesham Place, SW1X · Chester Mews, SW1X · Cheval Place, SW7 · Clabon Mews, SW1X · Culross Street, W1K · Dunraven Street, W1K · Duplex Ride, SW1X · Ellis Street, SW1X · Ennismore Mews, SW7 · Ennismore Street, SW7 · Fairholt Street, SW7 · Frederic Mews, SW1X · Groom Place, SW1X · Grosvenor Crescent Mews, SW1X · Grosvenor Crescent, SW1X · Grosvenor Cresent, SW1X · Halkin Arcade, SW1X · Halkin Street, SW1X · Hans Crescent, SW1X · Hans Crescent, SW3 · Hans Cresent, SW1X · Hans Place, SW1X · Hans Road, SW1X · Hans Road, SW3 · Hans Street, SW1X · Harriet Street, SW1X · Harriet Walk, SW1X · Harrods Green, HA8 · Herbert Crescent, SW1X · Hyde Park, W2 · Jefferson House, SW3 · Jones Street, W1K · Kingston House North, SW7 · Kinnerton Place South, SW1X · Kinnerton Street, SW1X · Kinnerton Yard, SW1X · Knight’s Bridge, E20 · Knightsbridge Barracks, SW7 · Knightsbridge Court, SW1X · Knightsbridge Green, SW1X · Knightsbridge, SW1X · Knightsbridge, SW3 · Lancelot Place, SW7 · Lennox Gardens Mews, SW1X · Lennox Gardens, SW1X · Little Chester Street, SW1X · Lowndes Square, SW1X · Lowndes Street, SW1X · Montpelier Mews, SW7 · Montpelier Square, SW7 · Montpelier Street, SW3 · Montpelier Street, SW7 · Montpelier Walk, SW7 · Motcomb Street, SW1X · New Ride, SW1X · New Ride, SW7 · Old Barrack Yard, SW1X · Ovington Gardens, SW3 · Ovington Square, SW3 · Ovington Street, SW3 · Park Close, SW1X · Park Lane, W1J · Park Lane, W1K · Park Mansions, SW1X · Park Street, W1K · Park Towers Hotel, SW1X · Parkside, SW1X · Pavilion Road, SW1X · Peninsular Tower, SW7 · Pont St Mews, SW1X · Pont Street Mews, SW1X · Pont Street, SW1X · Raphael Street, SW1X · Raphael Street, SW7 · Relton Mews, SW7 · Rotten Row, SW1X · Rotten Row, SW7 · Rutland Gardens, SW7 · Rutland Gate Mews, SW7 · Rutland Gate, SW7 · Rutland Street, SW7 · Sloane Street, SW1X · Sloane Terrace, SW1X · South Carriage Drive, SW1X · South Carriage Drive, SW7 · Stackhouse Street, SW1X · Studio Place, SW1X · Trevor Place, SW7 · Trevor Square, SW3 · Trevor Square, SW7 · Trevor Street, SW7 · Upper Brook Street, W1K · Upper Grosvenor Street, W1K · Walkway, SW7 · West Halkin Street, SW1X · Wilbraham Place, SW1X · William Mews, SW1X · William Street, SW1X · Wilton Crescent, SW1X · Wilton Mews, SW1X · Wilton Place, SW1X · Wilton Street, SW1X · Wilton Terrace, SW1X · Woods Mews, W1K ·


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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)

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Central London, south 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.
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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