Baylis Road, SE1

Road in/near Lambeth, existing between 1790 and now

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Baylis Road runs between Westminster Bridge Road and Waterloo Road.



At its northern end Baylis Road continues as The Cut. The Old Vic Theatre is located on The Cut where the roads meet.

The road is named after Lilian Baylis (1874–1937), a theatrical producer and manager, who managed the Old Vic Theatre. Previously, the road was called Oakley Street, as first simply a cul-de-sac since when the route of the road has been moved at its northern end to merge with Lower Marsh.

On 16 November 1802, Colonel Edward Marcus Despard and his co-conspirators were arrested at the Oakley Arms public house at 72 Oakley Street for their part in the Despard Plot. They were charged with three counts of High Treason and tried before a Special Commission, for conspiring to capture and kill the King and overthrow the government. They had also planned to stop the mail coaches entering and leaving London and take over the Tower. Admiral Lord Nelson appeared in Despard’s defence and gave him an excellent character reference. However, all ten were found guilty. Newman, Tindall and Lander were respited and the remaining seven executed at Horsemonger Lane Gaol.

The road was home to Campbell Buildings, a Victorian estate which in the late 1970s and early 1980s was home to one of London’s larger squats for the punk community. Australian author Bob Short wrote of his time in Baylis Road in his book Trash Can. The estate was finally demolished in the mid-1980s.

The Duke of Sussex public house is at 23 Baylis Road. Historically, this served beer from the now defunct Truman, Hanbury, Buxton & Co Ltd brewery in London.


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Post by Christobel Warren-Jones: Hurley Road, SE11

Hurley Road was off Kennington Lane, just west of Renfrew Raod, not where indicated on this map. My Dad was born at number 4 in 1912. It no longer exists but the name is remembered in Hurley House, Hurley Clinic and Hurley Pre-School

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Post by Evelyn Johnson: Sturgeon Road, SE17

I lived at 105 Sturgeon Road in 1956 went to st Paul’s church Lorrimore sqN8DvL

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Post by Johnshort: Hurley Road, SE11

There were stables in the road mid way also Danny reading had coal delivery lorry.n

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Post by peter hiller: Sancroft Street, SE11

what is the history of tresco house 2 sancroft street ,it looks older than a 1990s site

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I was born in a prefab on Saunders street SE11 in the 60’s, when I lived there, the road consisted of a few prefab houses, the road originally ran from Lollard street all the way thru to Fitzalan street. I went back there to have a look back in the early 90’s but all that is left of the road is about 20m of road and the road sign.

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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE LAMBETH AREA IN THE 1900s
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Lambeth

The ’Lamb’ in Lambeth really means just that.

The name is recorded in 1062 as Lambehitha, meaning ’landing place for lambs’, and in 1255 as Lambeth. The name refers to a harbour where lambs were either shipped from or to. It is formed from the Old English ’lamb’ and ’hythe.

South Lambeth is recorded as Sutlamehethe in 1241 and North Lambeth is recorded in 1319 as North Lamhuth. The marshland in the area, known as Lambeth Marshe, was drained in the 18th century but is remembered in the Lower Marsh street name. Sometime after the opening of Waterloo railway station in 1848 the locality around the station and Lower Marsh became known as Waterloo.

Lambeth Palace is located opposite the Palace of Westminster. The two were linked by a horse ferry across the Thames.

Until the mid-18th Century the north of Lambeth was marshland, crossed by a number of roads raised against floods.

With the opening of Westminster Bridge in 1750, followed by the Blackfriars Bridge and Vauxhall Bridge, a number of major thoroughfares were developed through Lambeth, such as Westminster Bridge Road, Kennington Road and Camberwell New Road.

In William Blake’s epic Milton a Poem, the poet John Milton leaves Heaven and travels to Lambeth, in the form of a falling comet, and enters Blake’s foot. This allows Blake to treat the ordinary world as perceived by the five senses as a sandal formed of "precious stones and gold" that he can now wear. Blake ties the sandal and, guided by Los, walks with it into the City of Art, inspired by the spirit of poetic creativity. The poem was written between 1804 and 1810.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aldwych:   Aldwych is a closed station on the London Underground; formerly a branch line of the Piccadilly Line.
Alsatia:   Alsatia was the name given to an area lying north of the River Thames covered by the Whitefriars monastery.
Archbishop Sumner Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Blackfriars:   Blackfriars station was opened on 30 May 1870 by the Metropolitan District Railway (MDR; now the District and Circle lines) as the railway's new eastern terminus when the line was extended from Westminster. The construction of the new section of the MDR was planned in conjunction with the building of the Victoria Embankment and was achieved by the cut and cover method of roofing over a shallow trench.
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.
Canterbury Music Hall:   The Canterbury Music Hall was established in 1852 by Charles Morton on the site of a former skittle alley adjacent to the Canterbury Tavern at 143 Westminster Bridge Road.
Charlotte Sharman Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Christ Church, Lambeth:   Christ Church was founded by the Rev Dr Christopher Newman Hall in 1876 as a Congregational chapel on Westminster Bridge Road.
Coin Street Family & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Courtauld Institute of Art:   The Courtauld Institute of Art is a self-governing college of the University of London specialising in the study of the history of art.
Courtauld Institute of Art:   Higher education institutions
DLD College London:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19.
Ethelred Nursery School & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Ethelred Nursery School and Children’s Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 4.
Evelina Hospital School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 19.
Garden Museum:   The first museum in the world dedicated to the history of gardening.
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park:   Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park is a public park in Kennington.
Hole In the Wall:   A local institution, and much the same for years, The Hole In The Wall is actually quite a large hole in a wall, being situated in railway arches in front of Waterloo Station. It has been a watering hole of choice for commuters for many a year.
Inner Temple Gardens:   
Jubilee Gardens:   
Kennington:   Kennington was a royal manor in the ancient parish of St Mary, Lambeth in the county of Surrey and was the administrative centre of the parish from 1853.
King’s College London:   Higher education institutions
King’s College London Maths School:   Free schools 16 to 19 (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 19. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Lambeth:   The ’Lamb’ in Lambeth really means just that.
Lambeth North:   Lambeth North is the area surrounding the Imperial War Museum.
London Nautical School:   Foundation school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
London School of Economics and Political Science:   Higher education institutions
Morley College:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
Necropolis Station:   The London Necropolis Railway was opened in 1854 as a reaction to severe overcrowding in London’s existing graveyards and cemeteries.
Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls’ School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Oasis Academy Johanna:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Oasis Academy South Bank:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Octavia House Schools:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Old and New London: Temple Bar:   Temple Bar was rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren, in 1670–72.
Old Vic:   The Old Vic, one of the most reknowned theatres in London, was established in 1818 as the Royal Coburg Theatre.
Southwark:   Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.
St George’s Cathedral Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Jude’s Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Temple:   Temple is a London Underground station in the City of Westminster, on the Victoria Embankment. It is the nearest tube station for King's College London and the London School of Economics.
Temple Bar:   Temple Bar is the point in London where Fleet Street, City of London, becomes the Strand, Westminster, and where the City of London traditionally erected a barrier to regulate trade into the city.
The Autism Project - CareTrade:   Special post 16 institution which accepts students between the ages of 17 and 25.
The Marine Society College of the Sea:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 18 and 99.
The Ring:   The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.
Walnut Tree Walk Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Waterloo:   London Waterloo station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground complex. The station is one of 18 in Britain owned and operated by Network Rail and is close to the South Bank of the River Thames.
Waterloo Bridge:   Waterloo Bridge is a road and foot traffic bridge crossing the River Thames in London, England between Blackfriars Bridge and Hungerford Bridge.
Young Vic:   The Young Vic is a theatre on the Cut, located near the South Bank.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Chartist meeting, Kennington Common (1848):   On 10 April 1848, William Kilburn took daguerrotypes of the Great Chartist Meeting on Kennington Common – taken from the top of The Horns tavern were the first ever photos of a crowd scene.
Fleet Street looking east (c.1920):   Fleet Street, tradition home of British national newspapers, is named after the River Fleet, London's largest underground river.
Gunner's Cottages (1910):   Gunner’s Cottages, off Salamanca Street, Lambeth 1910.
Houghton Street (1906):   A greengrocer's on the corner of Houghton Street and Clare Market (behind The Strand) in 1906 just before demolition.
Lambeth Bridge (1865):   Lambeth Bridge is on the site of a horse ferry between the Palace of Westminster and Lambeth Palace on the south bank.
Lambeth High Street (1860):   This photograph of the Windmill inn, Lambeth High Street, dates from 1860
Ludgate Circus (1873):   This image shows a weary-looking magazine seller stationed at Ludgate Circus.
New Inn Passage (1901):   The corner of Houghton Street and New Inn Passage taken on a 1901 photo just prior to the clearence of the area for the Aldwych-Kingsway improvement scheme.
Strand (1890s):   The Strand in the 1890s
Wake Street:   Wake Street (King Street before the 1880s) was featured in photos from the Picture Post edition of 31 December 1938.
Waterloo Air Terminal (1953):   Officially known as the British European Airways Waterloo Air Terminal, the building was officially opened on the Festival of Britain site on 19 May 1953 by the then Minister of Aviation.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Addington Street, SE1 · Alaska Street, SE1 · Aldwych, WC2B · Aldwych, WC2B · Apothecary Street, EC4V · Aquinas Street, SE1 · Arundel Street, WC2R · Ashentree Court, EC4Y · Australia House, WC2B · Aveline Street, SE11 · Barbel Street, SE1 · Barge House Street, SE1 · Barons Place, SE1 · Baylis Road, SE1 · Beaufoy Walk, SE11 · Bedlam Mews, SE11 · Bell Yard, WC2A · Belvedere Road, SE1 · Bishops Terrace, SE11 · Black Friars Pier, EC4V · Black Friars Road, SE1 · Black Prince Road, SE1 · Black Prince Road, SE11 · Blackfriars Bridge, EC4V · Blackfriars Bridge, SE1 · Blackfriars Road, BL8 · Blackfriars Road, SE1 · Blackfriars Underpass, EC4Y · Bolt Court, EC4A · Boundary Row, SE1 · Bouverie Street, EC4Y · Bowden Street, SE11 · Brad Street, SE1 · Braganza Street, SE17 · Brick Court, EC4Y · Bride Court, EC4Y · Bride Lane, EC4Y · Bridewell Place, EC4V · Broadwall, SE1 · Brook Drive, SE11 · Bull Inn Court, WC2R · Burdett Street, SE1 · Burrell Street, SE1 · Burrows Mews, SE1 · Cardigan Street, SE11 · Carlisle Lane, SE1 · Carmelite Street, EC4Y · Castlebrook Close, SE11 · Centaur Street, SE1 · Chancery Lane, EC4A · Chester Way, SE11 · Chicheley Street, SE1 · China Walk, SE11 · Clare Market, WC2A · Cleaver Square, SE11 · Cleaver Street, SE11 · Clement’s Inn, WC2R · Clements Inn, WC2A · Cliffords Inn Passage, EC4A · Cliffords Inn, EC4A · Coin Street, SE1 · Colnbrook Street, SE1 · Colombo Street, SE1 · Concert Hall Approach, SE1 · Conwall Square Kennings Way, SE11 · Cooper Close, SE1 · Coral Street, SE1 · Cornwall Road, SE1 · Cosser Street, SE1 · Courtenay Square, SE11 · Courtenay Street, SE11 · Crown Office Row, EC4Y · De Laune Street, SE17 · Denny Crescent, SE11 · Denny Cresent, SE11 · Devereux Court, WC2R · Distin Street, SE11 · Doctor Johnsons Buildings, EC4Y · Dodson Street, SE1 · Dolben Street, SE1 · Dolland House, SE11 · Doon Street, SE1 · Dorset Rise, EC4Y · Drive Johnsons Buildings, EC4Y · Dryden Court, SE11 · Duchy Street, SE1 · Dugard Way, SE11 · Embankment, SW6 · Enterprise House, SE1 · Essex Court, EC4Y · Essex Street, WC2R · Exchange Court, WC2R · Exton Street, SE1 · Falcon Court, EC4Y · Farringdon Road, EC4A · Farringdon Road, EC4P · Farringdon Street, EC4M · Fitzalan Street, SE11 · Fleet Street, EC4A · Fleet Street, EC4Y · Fountain Court, EC4Y · Frazier Street, SE1 · Gabriels Wharf, SE1 · Garden Court, EC4Y · Garden Row, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE1 · Geraldine Street, SE11 · Gerridge Street, SE1 · Gibson Road, SE11 · Gilbert Road, SE11 · Gladstone Street, SE1 · Gray Street, SE1 · Greenham Close, SE1 · Greet Street, SE1 · Harcourt Buildings, EC4Y · Hare Court, EC4Y · Hare Place, EC4Y · Hat and Mitre Court, EC1M · Hatfields, SE1 · Hayles Street, SE11 · Hedger Street, SE11 · Heralds Place, SE11 · Hercules Road, SE1 · Hind Court, EC4A · Hood Court, EC4Y · Hornbeam Close, SE11 · Hotspur Street, SE11 · Houghton Square, SW9 · Houghton Street, WC2A · Houghton Street, WC2B · Hurley Road, SE11 · Inner Temple Lane, EC4Y · Invicta Plaza, SE1 · Isabella Street, SE1 · Joan Street, SE1 · Johanna Street, SE1 · John Carpenter Street, EC4Y · Jonathan Street, SE11 · Juxon Street, SE11 · Kempsford Road, SE11 · Kennings Way, SE11 · Kennington Lane, SE11 · Kennington Lane, SW8 · Kennington Road, SE1 · Kennington Road, SE11 · Kennington Road, SW95 · King Edward Walk, SE1 · King?s Bench Walk, EC4Y · Kings Bench Walk, EC4Y · Lamb Building, EC4Y · Lambeth Bridge, SE1 · Lambeth High Street, SE1 · Lambeth Palace Road, SE1 · Lambeth Palace Road, SW1 · Lambeth Pier, SE1 · Lambeth Road, SE1 · Lambeth Road, SE11 · Lambeth Walk, SE1 · Lambeth Walk, SE11 · Lamlash Street, SE11 · Launcelot Street, SE1 · Leake Street, SE1 · Lilac Place, SE11 · Little Essex Street, WC2R · Lollard Street, SE11 · Loughborough Street, SE11 · Lower Marsh, SE1 · Ludgate Circus, EC4M · Maltravers Street, WC2R · Marylee Way, SE11 · Masters House Temple Church, EC4Y · Melbourne Place, WC2B · Mepham Street, SE1 · Methley Street, SE11 · Meymott Street, SE1 · Middle Temple Lane, EC4Y · Milford Lane, WC2R · Miller Walk, SE1 · Milroy Walk, SE1 · Milverton Street, SE11 · Mitre Court Buildings, EC4Y · Mitre Road, SE1 · Monkton Street, SE11 · Morley Street, SE1 · Murphy Street, SE1 · Murphy Street, [no · New Bridge Street, EC4V · New Court, EC4Y · Newburn Street, SE11 · Newnham Terrace, SE1 · Newport Street, SE11 · Nicholson Street, SE1 · Nightingale Mews, SE11 · Norfolk Row, SE1 · North East Wing Bush House, WC2B · Oakden Street, SE11 · Oakey Lane, SE1 · Old Mitre Court, EC4Y · Old Paradise Street, SE1 · Old Paradise Street, SE11 · Old Seacoal Lane, EC4M · Opal Street, SE11 · Orient Street, SE11 · Orsett Street, SE11 · Outer Temple, EC4Y · Oxo Tower Wharf Barge House Street, SE1 · Paper Buildings Temple, EC4Y · Paper Buildings, EC4Y · Paris Garden, SE1 · Peabody Square, SE1 · Pear Place, SE1 · Pearman Street, SE1 · Pleydell Street, EC4Y · Plowden Buildings, EC4Y · Pontypool Place, SE1 · Poppins Court, EC4A · Pratt Walk, SE1 · Pratt Walk, SE11 · Pump Court, EC4Y · Radcot Street, SE11 · Randall Road, SE11 · Red Lion Court, EC4A · Reedworth Street, SE11 · Renfrew Road, SE11 · Rennie Street, SE1 · River Terrace, W6 · Riverside Walk, SE1 · Roupell Street, SE1 · Royal Street, SE1 · Sail Street, SE11 · Saint George’s Road, SE1 · Salamanca Place, SE1 · Salamanca Street, SE1 · Salisbury Court, EC4Y · Salisbury Square, EC4Y · Samford Street, NW8 · Sancroft Street, SE11 · Sandell Street, SE1 · Saunders Street, SE11 · Scoresby Street, SE1 · Scotson House, SE11 · Secker Street, SE1 · Sedley House, SE11 · Serjeants Inn, EC4Y · Sheffield Street, WC2A · Short Street, SE1 · Silk Mews, SE11 · South Bank, SE1 · South East Wing Bush House, WC2B · South Street, SE11 · Southbank Centre Square, SE1 · Southbank, SE9 · St Brides Avenue, EC4Y · St Clement’s Passage, WC2A · St Clements Lane, WC2A · St Georges Circus, SE1 · St Georges Road, SE1 · St George’s Road, SE1 · St Marys Gardens, SE11 · St Marys Walk, SE11 · St. Georges Mews, SE1 · Stamford Street, SE1 · Stamford, SE1 · Station Approach, SE1 · Steam Pump Lane, W4 · Strand Lane, WC2R · Strand, EC4A · Surrey Street, WC2R · Suthwark Bridge Road, SE1 · Sutton Walk, SE1 · Tallis Street, EC4Y · Tanswell Street, SE1 · Temple Avenue, EC4Y · Temple Chambers, EC4Y · Temple Gardens, EC4Y · Temple Pier, WC2R · Temple Place, WC2R · The Australia Centre, WC2B · The Chandlery, SE1 · The Cut, SE1 · The Foundry, SE1 · The Studio, SE1 · The Tunnel, SE1 · Theed Street, SE1 · Treasurers Office Inner Temple, EC4Y · Tudor Street, EC4Y · Tweezer’s Alley, WC2R · Ufford Street, SE1 · Upper Ground, SE1 · Upper Marsh Street, SE1 · Valentine Place, SE1 · Vauxhall Street, SE11 · Vauxhall Walk, SE11 · Victoria Embankment, EC4Y · Victoria Embankment, SE1 · Victoria Embankment, WC2R · Virgil Street, SE1 · Walcot Square, SE11 · Walnut Tree Walk, SE11 · Water Street, WC2R · Watergate, EC4Y · Waterloo Bridge, SE1 · Waterloo Bridge, WC2R · Waterloo Centre, SE1 · Waterloo Road, SE1 · Webber Row, SE1 · Webber Street, SE1 · West Square, SE11 · Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 · White Hart Street, SE11 · Whitefriars Street, EC4Y · Whitehorse Mews, SE1 · Whitehouse Apartments, SE1 · Whitgift Street, SE1 · Whitgift Street, SE11 · Whittlesey Street, SE1 · Wincott Parade, SE11 · Wincott Street, SE11 · Windmill Row, SE11 · Windmill Walk, SE1 · Wine Office Court, EC4A · Wootton Street, SE1 · Wynyard Terrace, SE11 · York Road Curve, N1C · York Road, SE1 ·
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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 (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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