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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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London Marathon weather 2018: Heatstroke health alert for runners as director says 'ditch your PB, throw away furry costumes and do not run if you're ill'
London Marathon runners were today told to ditch furry costumes and abandon hopes of achieving personal bests as a health alert was issued ahead of what could be the hottest race in history.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/london-marathon-weather-heatstroke-health-alert-for-runners-as-director-says-ditch-your-pb-and-throw-a3818046.html

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Burnley vs Chelsea prediction and team news: Betting odds, tips, TV and live stream details for Premier League fixture
Burnley vs Chelsea | Premier League | Thursday, 7.45pm BST

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/burnley-vs-chelsea-prediction-and-team-news-betting-odds-tips-tv-live-stream-details-for-premier-a3816661.html

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Chiswick crash: 11-year-old boy fighting for his life after colliding with car at roundabout
An 11-year-old boy has been left in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car in Chiswick.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/chiswick-crash-11yearold-boy-rushed-to-hospital-after-colliding-with-car-at-roundabout-a3817721.html

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TfL Tube delays: 'Total chaos' as four London Underground lines and Overground services disrupted amid 25C heat
Commuters are facing rush hour misery as four Tube lines and several Overground services were hit by delays and cancellations as temperatures soared to 25C.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/four-london-underground-lines-and-overground-services-disrupted-amid-25c-heat-a3817641.html

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Chalcots Estate: Multi-million-pound refurb for five tower blocks evacuated after Grenfell
Five tower blocks evacuated in the days after the Grenfell Tower disaster are set to undergo a multi-million- pound refurbishment.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/multimillionpound-refurb-for-five-tower-blocks-evacuated-after-grenfell-a3815876.html

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International Champions Cup fixtures 2018: Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham's summer schedule
Arsenal will face Chelsea in early August as part of their pre-season programme in the 2018 International Champions Cup.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/international-champions-cup-fixtures-2018-arsenal-chelsea-and-tottenhams-summer-schedule-a3816346.html

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Grenfell Tower report: How the fire began on the fourth floor and spread throughout the block
Experts highlight how the inferno took hold. David Cohen sets out the deadly sequence as flames roared up the gap between concrete and cladding

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/grenfell-tower-report-how-the-fire-began-on-the-fourth-floor-and-spread-throughout-the-block-a3814831.html

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West Ham 1 Stoke City 1: Andy Carroll goal rescues Hammers in Premier League relegation battle at London Stadium
Andy Carroll spared West Ham's blushes as his added-time goal rescued a point for the Hammers against Stoke City at the London Stadium on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-1-stoke-1-premier-league-andy-carroll-goal-rescues-relegation-battle-london-stadium-a3815451.html

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Arsene Wenger decries Premier League vote against VAR after Arsenal are denied penalty at Newcastle
Arsene Wenger said the Premier League's decision to postpone the implementation of video-assistant referees is "very, very bad" after Arsenal were denied a penalty in their 2-1 defeat at Newcastle.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsene-wenger-decries-premier-league-vote-against-var-after-arsenal-are-denied-penalty-at-newcastle-a3814406.html

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Woman’s fingers trapped in brand new Elizabeth Line train door


A woman had to be rescued after she got her fingers caught in the door of a brand new Elizabeth Line train in east London. The passenger was forced to stay on board the train for three stops.


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5608819/Womans-fingers-trapped-brand-new-train-door-wait-THREE-STOPS-rescued.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
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Match of the Day live running order tonight: What time are Chelsea, Liverpool, Tottenham, Crystal Palace and Manchester City on TV?
Manchester City get top billing on Match of the Day tonight as the Premier League leaders beat Tottenham to close in on the title.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/match-of-the-day-live-running-order-tv-tonight-time-chelsea-liverpool-tottenham-crystal-palace-man-a3808331.html

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A late-night bar could be coming to Richmond, sparking protests from neighbours.


A late-night bar could be coming to Richmond, sparking protests from neighbours.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16158582.Neighbours____strongly_object____to_new_bar_proposed_for_Richmond/?ref=rss

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TfL Tube strike: District line commuters face chaos with walkout over driver 'who went through three red lights' set to begin
Commuters face chaos on the London Underground on Friday morning as a planned strike looks set to go ahead.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/tfl-tube-strike-district-line-commuters-face-chaos-with-24hour-walkout-set-to-begin-a3812876.html

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Inquest start date is set for Wallington plasterer

A start date of an inquest into a man found dead in his Wallington home on Christmas morning last year has been confirmed.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16155610.Inquest_start_date_is_set_for_Wallington_plasterer/?ref=rss

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CSKA Moscow vs Arsenal LIVE: Europa League 2017-18 latest score, goal updates, TV, how to watch online, team news, line-ups in Russia
Gunners hold a 4-1 lead from first leg

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/cska-moscow-vs-arsenal-live-europa-league-2018-latest-score-goals-tv-online-lineups-a3812656.html

VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN 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 BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green - a happy corner

Bethnal Green is located 3.3 miles northeast of Charing Cross, It was historically an agrarian hamlet in the ancient parish of Stepney, Middlesex.

The name Blithehale or Blythenhale, the earliest form of Bethnal Green, is derived from the Anglo-Saxon healh ('angle, nook, or corner') and blithe ('happy, blithe').

Following population increases caused by the expansion of London during the 18th century, it was split off as the parish of Bethnal Green in 1743, becoming part of the Metropolis in 1855 and the County of London in 1889. The parish became the Metropolitan Borough of Bethnal Green in 1900 and the population peaked in 1901, entering a period of steady decline which lasted until 1981. Bethnal Green has formed part of Greater London since 1965.

The economic history of Bethnal Green is characterised by a shift away from agricultural provision for the City of London to market gardening, weaving and light industry, which has now all but disappeared.

By about 1860 Bethnal Green was mainly full of tumbledown old buildings with many families living in each house. By the end of the century, Bethnal Green was one of the poorest slums in London. Jack the Ripper operated at the western end of Bethnal Green and in neighbouring Whitechapel. In 1900, the Old Nichol Street Rookery was demolished, and the Boundary Estate opened on the site near the boundary with Shoreditch. This was the world's first council housing. The quality of the built environment was radically reformed by the aerial bombardment of World War II and the subsequent social housing developments.

Bethnal Green has a tube station on the Central Line of the London Underground. The station was opened as part of the long planned Central Line eastern extension on 4 December 1946; before that it was used as an air-raid shelter. On 3 March 1943, 173 people were killed in a crush while attempting to enter the shelter.

The station is an example of the New Works Programme 1935 - 1940 style adopted by London Transport for its new tube stations. Extensive use is made of pale yellow tiling, originally manufactured by Poole Pottery. The finishes include relief tiles, showing symbols of London and the area served by the London Passenger Transport Board, designed by Harold Stabler. The station entrances, all in the form of subway access staircases to the subterranean ticket hall, all show the design influences of Charles Holden, the consulting architect for London Transport at this time.



LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bethnal Green:   Bethnal Green - a happy corner
Victoria Park:   Victoria Park is a large open space that stretches out across part of the East End of London, England bordering parts of Bethnal Green, Hackney, and Bow, such as along Old Ford Road, London E3. The park is entirely within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ainsley Street, E2 · Bacon Street, E2 · Barnet Grove, E2 · Baxendale Street, E2 · Bethnal Green Estate, E2 · Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Birkbeck Street, E2 · Blythe Street, E2 · Bonner Street, E2 · Brady Street, E1 · Braintree Street, E2 · Brierly Gardens, E2 · Buckfast Street, E2 · Bullards Place, E2 · Buxton Street, E1 · Canrobert Street, E2 · Centre Street, E2 · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chilton Street, E2 · Claredale Street, E2 · Clarkson Street, E2 · Code Street, E1 · Collingwood Street, E1 · Colts Lagreenheath Business Centre, E2 · Corfield Street, E2 · Cornwall Avenue, E2 · Coventry Road, E2 · Cranbrook Street, E2 · Crown Works, E2 · Cyprus Street, E2 · Delta Street, E2 · Derbyshire Street, E2 · Digby Street, E2 · Dinmont Street, E2 · Dunbridge Street, E2 · Durant Street, E2 · Ellsworth Street, E2 · Florida Street, E2 · Gales Gardens, E2 · Gawber Street, E2 · Glass Street, E2 · Globe Road, E2 · Goldman Close, E2 · Granary Road, E1 · Granby Street, E2 · Greenheath Business Centre, E2 · Grimsby Street, E2 · Gwilym Maries House, E2 · Hadleigh Street, E2 · Hadrian Estate, E2 · Hague Street, E2 · Helen’s Place, E2 · Hemming Street, E1 · Herald Street, E2 · Hereford Street, E2 · Ivimey Street, E2 · Jersey Street, E2 · Kelsey Street, E2 · Kerbela Street, E2 · Malcolm Place, E2 · Mansford Street, E2 · Mape Street, E2 · Maple Street, E2 · Meath Bridge, E1 · Meath Bridge, E3 · Meath Crescent, E2 · Menotti Street, E2 · Merceron Street, E1 · Middleton Street, E2 · Morpeth Street, E2 · Nelson Gardens, E2 · Old Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Palmers Road, E2 · Paradise Row, E2 · Peary Place, E2 · Pereira Street, E1 · Pollard Row, E2 · Pollard Street, E2 · Portman Place, E2 · Pott Street, E2 · Poyser Street, E2 · Ramsey Street, E2 · Roberta Street, E2 · Roger Dowley Close, E2 · Royston Street, E2 · Rushmead, E2 · Sale Street, E2 · Sceptre Road, E2 · Scott Street, E1 · Selby Street, E1 · Smart Street, E2 · Somerford Street, E1 · Squirries Street, E2 · St Judes Road, E2 · St Matthews Row, E2 · St. Peter’s Avenue, E11 · St. Peter’s Close, E2 · Stockton House, E2 · Sugar Loaf Walk, E2 · Surma Close, E1 · Tapp Street, E1 · Teesdale Yard, E2 · Temple Street, E2 · Temple Yard, E2 · Tent Street, E1 · Turin Street, E2 · Underwood Road, E1 · Union Walk Railway Arches, E2 · Vallance Road, E2 · Viaduct Place, E2 · Viaduct Street, E2 · Voss Street, E2 · Walter Street, E2 · Warley Street, RM14 · Warner Place, E2 · Wear Place, E2 · Weaver Street, E1 · Wellington Row, E2 · Welwyn Street, E2 · Wessex Street, E2 · Wilmot Street, E2 · Wimbolt Street, E2 · Winkley Street, E2 · Witan Street, E2 · Wood Close, E2 · Zander Court, E2 ·

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

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 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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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

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

London Underground map from 1921.
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Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
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London Underground map from 1908.
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Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

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