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Buckingham Palace is one of the streets of London in the SW1W postal area.



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I grew up in bessborough place at the back of our house and Grosvenor road and bessborough gardens was a fantastic playground called trinity mews it had a paddling pool sandpit football area and various things to climb on, such as a train , slide also as Wendy house. There were plants surrounding this wonderful play area, two playground attendants ,also a shelter for when it rained. The children were constantly told off by the playground keepers for touching the plants or kicking the ball out of the permitted area, there was hopscotch as well, all these play items were brick apart from the slide. Pollock was the centre of my universe and I felt sorry and still do for anyone not being born there. To this day I miss it and constantly look for images of the streets around there, my sister and me often go back to take a clumped of our beloved L

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Dynamo looks happy and healthy as he steps out in London


Dynamo looks happy and healthy as he steps out in London


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5851659/Dynamo-looks-happy-healthy-steps-London-amid-battle-Crohns-disease.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Maya Jama teases her toned midriff in black crop-top


Maya Jama looked casually cool as she stepped out at the BBC studios in London on Saturday,


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Police hunt man who sexually assaulted schoolgirl on Greenwich bus
Police are on the hunt for the man who sexually assaulted a schoolgirl on a bus in Greenwich.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16296169.Police_hunt_man_who_sexually_assaulted_schoolgirl_on_Greenwich_bus/?ref=rss

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Granit Xhaka: Arsenal midfielder signs new long-term deal
Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka has signed a new long-term contract with the club.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/44502464

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Cannabis oil row: Boy has epilepsy medication returned
Twelve-year-old receives oil for "medical emergency" after it was confiscated, home secretary says.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-44507135

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Upskirting law to be passed soon, says Theresa May
The PM says she is "disappointed" the law failed to progress after her own MP blocked it.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44504656

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Woman pushing daughter in buggy is latest victim of ’mugger who targets young mums’
A mum pushing her two-year-old daughter in a buggy has become the latest victim of a violent mugger who targets young mums.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16292975.Woman_pushing_daughter_in_buggy_is_latest_victim_of___39_mugger_who_targets_young_mums__39_/?ref=rss

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Grenfell anniversary LIVE: London marks a year since the devastating fire which killed 72


A year after the horrendous blaze that killed 72 people, Grenfell Tower has been illuminated to mark the first anniversary of the disaster.


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Myleene Klass shows off effortless style in a bold floral silk trouser suit as she arrives at BBC


Myleene Klass looked fresh and chic as she was dropped off at the BBC’s New Broadcasting House off Oxford Circus on Thursday.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-5845505/Myleene-Klass-shows-effortless-style-bold-floral-silk-trouser-suit-arrives-BBC.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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’Have you ever dabbed with Paul Pogba’ - Jose Mourinho pays visit to Wimbledon school

A group of Wimbledon students got the shock of their lives recently when Jose Mourinho popped by for a visit.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16291071._Have_you_ever_dabbed_with_Paul_Pogba__-_Jose_Mourinho_pays_visit_to_Wimbledon_school/?ref=rss

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Grenfell Tower fire survivor returns to destroyed flat
Antonio Roncolato was trapped on the 10th floor of the burning tower block for six hours.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44466924

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Grenfell Tower lit green a year after fire
A national minute’s silence is due to be held at midday to remember the fire that killed 72 people.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-44475913

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How Ursula changed her life after being made redundant
A woman has won an award in recognition of how she changed her life through adult learning.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16284931.How_Ursula_changed_her_life_after_being_made_redundant/?ref=rss

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Some boroughs say they have had to delay refurbishment programmes to pay for the work.
Some boroughs say they have had to delay refurbishment programmes to pay for the work.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44337438

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Benares chef apologises for Twitter row with Priyanka Chopra


Benares chef apologises for Twitter row with Priyanka Chopra


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VIEW THE BELGRAVIA 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 BELGRAVIA 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 BELGRAVIA 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 BELGRAVIA 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 BELGRAVIA AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

 
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Apollo Victoria Theatre:   The Apollo Victoria Theatre is a West End theatre, across from London Victoria Station.
Eaton House Belgravia Pre-Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 8. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Eaton Square School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Ebury Farm:   Ebury Farm was a simple marshy farm whose lands later became the richest real estate in London.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Francis Holland School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 18.
Goring Hotel:   The Goring Hotel is a 5-star hotel in London, England.
Government Equalities Office:   The Government Equalities Office (GEO) was part of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) of HM Government. It was created in October 2007 when the Women and Equality Unit, based within the Department for Communities and Local Government was converted into an independent department.
Inchbald School of Design:   Miscellaneous which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
Knightsbridge and Belgravia Children’s Centre Information Point:   This is a children’s centre.
Little Ben:   Little Ben is a cast iron miniature clock tower, situated at the intersection of Vauxhall Bridge Road and Victoria Street, close to the approach to Victoria station.
Royal Mews:   The Royal Mews is a mews (i.e. combined stables, carriage house and in recent times also the garage) of the British Royal Family.
Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College:   University technical college (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
St Barnabas’ CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Peter’s Eaton Square CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The 52 bus:   In modern times, the 52 bus route plies from Victoria station as far as Willesden Bus Garage.
Victoria:   The railways largely replaced the canals as a means of transport. Uniquely for a main line station, Victoria station was built on top of one.
Victoria Bus Station:   Victoria bus station is a bus station outside Victoria Station in Terminus Place.
Victoria Palace Theatre:   Victoria Palace Theatre stands opposite Victoria Station.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Alderney Street, SW1V · Allington Street, SW1E · Beeston Place, SW1W · Belgrave Mews North, SW1X · Belgrave Mews South, SW1X · Belgrave Place, SW1X · Belgrave Square, SW1X · Bloomfield Terrace, SW1W · Bourne Street, SW1W · Bressenden Place, SW1E · Bridge Place, SW1V · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1E · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1V · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W · Buckingham Palace, SW1W · Buckland House, SW1V · Bulleid Way, SW1W · Bunhouse Place, SW1W · Burton Mews, SW1W · Cambridge Street, SW1V · Cavalry Square, SW1W · Chelsea Bridge Road, SW1W · Chesham Close, SW1X · Chesham Street, SW1X · Chester Close, SW1X · Chester Close, W1M · Chester Mews, SW1X · Chester Row, SW1W · Chester Square Mews, SW1W · Chester Square, SW1W · Chester Street, SW1X · Clarendon Street, SW1V · Cliveden Place, SW1W · Colonnade Walk, SW1W · Conduit Street, SW1W · Cumberland Street, SW1V · Denbigh Place, SW1V · Dove Walk, SW1W · Duke of York Square, SW1W · East Concourse, SW1V · Eaton Gate, SW1W · Eaton Lane, SW1W · Eaton Mews North, SW1X · Eaton Mews South, SW1W · Eaton Mews West, SW1W · Eaton Place, SW1X · Eaton Row, SW1W · Eaton Square, SW1W · Eaton Terrace, SW1W · Ebury Bridge, SW1V · Ebury Bridge, SW1W · Ebury Mews, SW1W · Ebury Square, SW1W · Ebury Street, SW1W · Ebury Strreet, SW1W · Eccleston Bridge, SW1V · Eccleston Bridge, SW1W · Eccleston Place, SW1W · Eccleston Square Mews, SW1V · Eccleston Square, SW1V · Eccleston Street, SW1W · Eland House · Elizabeth Bridge, SW1V · Elizabeth Street, SW1W · Ellis Street, SW1X · Evelyn Mansions, SW1P · Fountain Square, SW1W · Gillingham Street, SW1V · Gloucester Street, SW1V · Graham Terrace, SW1W · Greenwood, SE26 · Grosvenor Cottages, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens Mews East, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens Mews North, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens, SW1W · Guildhouse Street, SW1V · Halkin Arcade, SW1X · Hobart Place, SW1W · Holbein Mews, SW1W · Holbein Place, SW1W · Hudsons Place, SW1V · Hugh Street, SW1V · Kings Road, SW1W · Little Chester Street, SW1X · Lower Belgrave Street, SW1W · Lower Grosvenor Place, SW1W · Lower Sloane Street, SW1W · Lyall Mews West, SW1X · Lyall Mews, SW1X · Main Concourse, SW1V · Montrose Place, SW1X · Motcomb Street, SW1X · Mozart Terrace, SW1W · Neathouse Place, SW1V · Ollin Street, E14 · Ormonde Place, SW1W · Passmore Street, SW1W · Peabody Avenue, SW1V · Peabody Avenue, SW1W · Phipps Mews, SW1W · Pimilco Walk, N1 · Pimlico Road, SW1W · Ranelagh Grove, SW1W · Roberts Mews, SW1X · Saint George’s Drive, SW1V · Semley Place, SW1W · Showing every photo/image so far featured, SW1W · Sloane Court East, SW1W · Sloane Court East, SW3 · Sloane Gardens, SW1W · Sloane Terrace, SW1X · South Eaton Place, SW1W · St Barnabas Mews, SW1W · St Barnabas Street, SW1W · St Georges Drive, SW1V · Sussex Street, SW1V · Sutherland Street, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1 · Terminus Place, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1W · The Royal Mews, SW1E · The Royal Mews, SW1W · Tintern House, SW1V · Upper Belgrave Street, SW1X · Victoria Arcade, SW1V · Victoria Place, SW1W · Victoria Square, SW1W · Victoria Subway, SW1X · Victoria Walk, E3 · Walden House, SW1W · Warwick Place North, SW1V · Warwick Row, SW1E · Warwick Square Mews, SW1V · Warwick Way, SW1V · West Eaton Place Mews, SW1X · West Eaton Place, SW1X · West Halkin Street, SW1X · West Mews, SW1V · Whittaker Street, SW1W · Wilbraham Place, SW1X · Wilton Cresent, SW1X · Wilton Mews, SW1X · Wilton Road, SW1V · Wilton Street, SW1X · Wilton Terrace, SW1X · Winchester Street, SW1V ·

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What is Buckingham Palace, SW1W like as a place to live?

TRANSPORTATION
Good
DAILY LIFE
Good
SAFETY
Poor
HEALTH
Poor
SPORTS AND LEISURE
Good
ENTERTAINMENT
Excellent
DEMOGRAPHICS
Good
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Central London, south west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
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.
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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