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VIEW THE HOLBORN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE HOLBORN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE HOLBORN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE HOLBORN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE HOLBORN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Holborn

Holborn is both an area and also the name of the area's principal street, known as High Holborn between St. Giles's High Street and Gray's Inn Road and then Holborn Viaduct between Holborn Circus and Newgate Street.

The area's first mention is in a charter of Westminster Abbey, by King Edgar, dated to 959. This mentions 'the old wooden church of St Andrew' (St Andrew, Holborn). The name Holborn may be derived from the Middle English hol for hollow, and bourne, a brook, referring to the River Fleet as it ran through a steep valley to the east.

It was at first outside the City's jurisdiction and a part of Ossulstone Hundred in Middlesex. The original Bars were the boundary of the City of London from 1223, when the City's jurisdiction was extended beyond the Walls, at Newgate, into the suburb here, as far as the point where the Bars where erected, until 1994 when the border moved to the junction of Chancery Lane. In 1394 the Ward of Farringdon Without was created, but only the south side of Holborn was under its jurisdiction with some minor properties, such as parts of Furnival's Inn, on the northern side.

The Holborn District was created in 1855, consisting of the civil parishes and extra-parochial places of Glasshouse Yard, Saffron Hill, Hatton Garden, Ely Rents and Ely Place, St Andrew Holborn Above the Bars with St George the Martyr and St Sepulchre. The Metropolitan Borough of Holborn was created in 1900, consisting of the former area of the Holborn District and the St Giles District, excluding Glasshouse Yard and St Sepulchre, which went to the Metropolitan Borough of Finsbury. The Metropolitan Borough of Holborn was abolished in 1965 and its area now forms part of the London Borough of Camden.

In the 18th century, Holborn was the location of the infamous Mother Clap's molly house but in the modern era High Holborn has become a centre for entertainment venues to suit more general tastes: 22 inns or taverns were recorded in the 1860s and the Holborn Empire, originally Weston's Music Hall, stood between 1857 and 1960, when it was pulled down after structural damage sustained in the Blitz. The theatre premièred the first full-length feature film in 1914, The World, the Flesh and the Devil, a 50-minute melodrama filmed in Kinemacolour.

Charles Dickens took up residence in Furnival's Inn, on the site of the former Prudential building designed by Alfred Waterhouse now named Holborn Bars. Dickens put his character Pip, in Great Expectations, in residence at Barnard's Inn opposite, now occupied by Gresham College. Staple Inn, notable as the promotional image for Old Holborn tobacco, is nearby. The three of these were Inns of Chancery. The most northerly of the Inns of Court, Gray's Inn, is in Holborn, as is Lincoln's Inn: the area has been associated with the legal professions since mediaeval times, and the name of the local militia (now Territorial Army unit, the Inns of Court & City Yeomanry) still reflects that. Subsequently the area diversified and become recognisable as the modern street.

A plaque stands at number 120 commemorating Thomas Earnshaw's invention of the Marine chronometer, which facilitated long-distance travel. At the corner of Hatton Garden was the old family department store of Gamages. Until 1992, the London Weather Centre was located in the street. The Prudential insurance company relocated in 2002. The Daily Mirror offices used to be directly opposite it, but the site is now occupied by Sainsbury's head office.

Hatton Garden, the centre of the diamond trade, was leased to a favourite of Queen Elizabeth I, Sir Christopher Hatton at the insistence of the Queen to provide him with an income. Behind the Prudential Building lies the Anglo-Catholic church of St Alban the Martyr.

In the early 21st century, Holborn has become the site of new offices and hotels: for example, the old neoclassical Pearl Assurance building near the junction with Kingsway was converted into an hotel in 1999.

Holborn station is located at the junction of High Holborn and Kingsway. Situated on the Piccadilly and Central Lines, it is the only station common to the two lines, although the two lines also cross each other three times in West London.

The station was opened by the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway (GNP&BR, now the Piccadilly Line) on 15 December 1906 with the name Holborn (Kingsway). Kingsway was a new road, cutting south from High Holborn through an area of cleared slums to Strand. The suffix was dropped from tube maps in the 1960s.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ackermann’s:   Rudolph Ackermann (20 April 1764 in Stollberg, Saxony – 30 March 1834 in Finchley) was an Anglo-German bookseller, inventor, lithographer, publisher and businessman.
Aldwych:   Aldwych is a closed station on the London Underground; formerly a branch line of the Piccadilly Line.
Argyle Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bloomsbury:   Bloomsbury is an area of the London Borough of Camden, in central London, between Euston Road and Holborn, developed by the Russell family in the 17th and 18th centuries into a fashionable residential area.
CATS College London:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 15 and 24.
Charing Cross:   Charing Cross denotes the junction of the Strand, Whitehall and Cockspur Street, just south of Trafalgar Square in central London. It gives its name to several local landmarks, including Charing Cross railway station, one of the main London rail termini.
Children’s Hospital School at Gt Ormond Street and UCH:   Foundation special school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 16.
Christopher Hatton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
City Lit:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
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
Covent Garden:   From fruit and veg to Froo Tan Vetch
Embankment:   Embankment underground station has been known by various names during its long history - including "Embankment".
Foundling Hospital:   The Foundling Hospital in London was founded in 1741 by the philanthropic sea captain Thomas Coram.
Holborn:   Holborn is both an area and also the name of the area's principal street, known as High Holborn between St. Giles's High Street and Gray's Inn Road and then Holborn Viaduct between Holborn Circus and Newgate Street.
Horse Hospital :   Built as stabling for cabby’s sick horses, The Horse Hospital is now a unique Grade II listed arts venue in Bloomsbury WC1
Hungerford Stairs:   The Hungerford Stairs were the entrance point to Hungerford Market from the River Thames. They are now the site of Charing Cross railway Station.
King’s College London:   Higher education institutions
King's Cross St Pancras:   King's Cross St Pancras is the biggest interchange station on the London Underground, serving six lines on four pairs of tracks as well as two National Rail stations.
Lincoln’s Inn Fields:   
Lisle’s Tennis Court:   Lisle’s Tennis Court was a building off Portugal Street in Lincoln’s Inn Fields in London.
London School of Economics and Political Science:   Higher education institutions
On This Day in London: 1 November:   The first day of November was an important day for two London notables: William Shakespeare and W.H. Smith
Royal Opera House:   The foundation of the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden lies in the letters patent awarded by Charles II to Sir William Davenant in 1660, allowing Davenant to operate one of only two patent theatre companies (The Duke's Company) in London.
Russell Square:   Russell Square station, now on London's Piccadully Line, was opened by the Great Northern, Piccadilly and Brompton Railway on 15 December 1906. The building was designed by Leslie Green and is a Grade II listed building.
Shipley's Drawing School:   101 The Strand was an art school from 1750 until 1806.
St Clement Danes CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St George the Martyr Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Josephs Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Pancras:   St Pancras railway station, celebrated for its architecture, is built on the site of the St Pancras suburb of London.
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.
The Adelphi:   The Adelphi is a small district surrounding the streets of Adelphi Terrace, Robert Street and John Adam Street.
The Mary Ward Centre (AE Centre):   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.
The Royal Ballet School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
Thomas Coram Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
University of the Arts London:   Higher education institutions
Victoria Embankment Gardens:   
Waterloo Bridge:   Waterloo Bridge is a road and foot traffic bridge crossing the River Thames in London, England between Blackfriars Bridge and Hungerford Bridge.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Blackmoore Street (1902):   This photo depicts Blackmoor Street which was in the Drury Lane slum, with Clare Court on the left
Houghton Street (1906):   A greengrocer's on the corner of Houghton Street and Clare Market (behind The Strand) in 1906 just before demolition.
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
The 'Royal Blue' horse omnibus outside 5 Euston Road (1912):   The bus carries route information and an advert for Selfridge's. The shops behind, including Boots the Chemist, Stewart & Wright's Cocoa Rooms and the Northumberland Hotel, are covered in advertisements.
Wild Street (1902):   Wild Street, in the Covent Garden area, was on the edge of the Kingsway improvements which would utterly transform the area in the following years.
Wych Street:   Wych Street was a street in London, roughly where Australia House now stands on Aldwych. It ran west from the church of St Clement Danes on the Strand to a point towards the southern end of Drury Lane.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Acton Street, WC1X · Adam Street, WC2R · Adelaide Street, WC2N · Adelphi Terrace, WC2N · Africa House, WC2B · Agar Street, WC2N · Aldwych, WC2B · Aldwych, WC2B · Argyle Square, WC1H · Argyle Street, WC1H · Argyle Walk, WC1H · Arundel Street, WC2R · Atkin Building, WC1R · Australia House, WC2B · Barbon Close, WC1N · Barter Street, WC1A · Bcm Embankment, WC1N · Beaumont Buildings, WC2B · Bedforbury, WC2N · Bedford Chambers, WC2E · Bedford Place, WC1B · Bedford Row, WC1R · Bedford Street, WC2E · Bedford Street, WC2R · Bedfordbury, WC2N · Belgrove Street, WC1H · Bell Yard, WC2A · Bernard Street, WC1N · Betterton Street, WC2H · Bidborough Street, WC1H · Birkenhead Street, WC1H · Bloomsbury Place, WC1A · Bloomsbury Square, WC1A · Bloomsbury Square, WC1B · Bloomsbury Way, WC1A · Boswell Street, WC1N · Boswell Street, WC1X · Bow St Covent Garden, WC2E · Bow Street, WC2B · Bow Street, WC2E · Bristol House, WC1B · Britannia Street, WC1X · Broad Court, WC2B · Brooke Street, WC1X · Brownlow Mews, WC1N · Brunswick Centre, WC1N · Brunswick Shopping Centre, WC1N · Brunswick Square, WC1N · Brydges Place, WC2N · Buckingham Street, WC2N · Bull Inn Court, WC2R · Burleigh Street, WC2E · Bury Place, WC1A · Caledonia Street, N1 · Calthorpe Street, WC1X · Cannon Street, WC2N · Carey Street, WC2A · Carriage Hall, WC2E · Carting Lane, WC2R · Catherine Street, WC2B · Catton Street, WC1R · Central Arcade, WC2E · Chandos Place, WC2N · Clare Court, WC1H · Clare Market, WC2A · Clare Market, WC2E · Clement’s Inn, WC2R · Clements Inn, WC2A · Cockpit Yard, WC1N · Collier Street, N1 · Colonnade, WC1N · Compton Place, WC1H · Concert Hall Approach, SE1 · Coptic Street, WC1A · Coram Street, WC1N · Cosmo Place, WC1B · Cosmo Place, WC1N · Covent Garden Piazza, WC2E · Covent Garden, WC2E · Covent Garden, WC2H · Craven Passage, WC2N · Craven Street, WC2N · Crestfield Street, NW1 · Crestfield Street, WC1H · Cromer Street, WC1H · Crown Court, WC2B · Cubitt Street, WC1X · Cynthia Street, N1 · Dane Street, WC1R · Derby Lodge, WC1X · Devereux Court, WC2R · Dombey Street, WC1N · Doon Street, SE1 · Doughty Mews, WC1N · Doughty Street, WC1N · Drury Lane, WC2B · Dryden Street, WC2E · Dudley Court, WC2H · Durham House Street, WC2N · Eagle Street, WC1R · Elm Street, WC1X · Embankment Place, WC2N · Embankment, SW6 · Emerald Street, WC1N · Endell Street, WC2H · Essex Street, WC2R · Euston Road, N1 · Exchange Court, WC2R · Exeter Street, WC2E · Exeter Street, WC2R · Field Court, WC1R · Field Street, WC1X · Fisher Street, WC1R · Fleet Square, WC1X · Floral Street, WC2E · Foundling Court, WC1N · Frederick Street, WC1X · Fulwood Place, WC1V · Galen Place, WC1A · Garden Court, EC4Y · Gate Street, WC2A · George Court, WC2N · Gilbert Place, WC1A · Gloucester Road, WC1N · Golden Jubilee Bridge, SE1 · Golden Jubilee Bridge, SW1A · Golden Jubilee Bridge, WC2N · Goodwins Court, WC2N · Gough Street, WC1X · Granville Square, WC1X · Granville Street, WC1X · Grape Street, WC2H · Grays Inn Place, WC1R · Grays Inn Road, N1 · Grays Inn Road, WC1X · Grays Inn Square Chambers, WC1R · Grays Inn Square, WC1R · Grays Inn, WC1X · Great James Street, WC1N · Great Ormond Street, WC1N · Great Percy Street, WC1X · Great Queen Street, WC2B · Great Russell Street, WC1A · Great Turnstile, WC1V · Grenville Street, WC1N · Guilford Street, WC1B · Guilford Street, WC1N · Hand Court, WC1V · Handel Street, WC1N · Hanover Place, WC2E · Hardwicke Building, WC2A · Harrison Street, WC1H · Hastings Street, WC1H · Heathcock Court, WC2R · Heathcote Street, WC1N · Henrietta Mews, WC1N · Henrietta Street, WC2E · Herbrand Street, WC1N · Hermes Street, N1 · High Holborn, WC1V · High Holborn, WC2A · High Holborn, WC2B · Holborn, WC1V · Holford Yard, WC1X · Holsworthy Square, WC1X · Horse Guards Avenue, SW1A · Houghton Square, SW9 · Houghton Street, WC2A · Houghton Street, WC2B · Hungerford House, WC2N · Hunter Street, WC1N · Ivybridge Lane, WC2R · James Street, WC2E · Jenner House, WC1N · Jockeys Fields, WC1R · John Adam Street, WC2N · John Street, WC1N · John’s Mews, WC1N · Johns Mews, WC1N · Jubilee Hall Jubilee Market, WC2E · Jubilee Market Hall Tavistock Court, WC2E · Jubilee Market, WC2E · Judd Street, NW1 · Judd Street, WC1H · Kean Street, WC2B · Kemble Street, WC2B · Kenton Street, WC1N · Keystone Crescent, N1 · King Street, WC2E · King’s Cross Road, WC1X · King’s Cross Square, N1C · King’s Cross Station Concourse, WC1 · Kings Cross Bridge, N1 · Kings Cross Road, WC1X · Kings Mews, WC1N · Kingsgate Street, WC1R · Kingsway, WC2A · Kingsway, WC2B · Kirk Street, WC1N · Lamb’s Conduit Passage, WC1R · Lamb’s Conduit Street, WC1N · Lamb’s Mews, N1 · Lambs Conduit Passage, WC1R · Lambs Conduit Street, WC1N · Lamp Office Court, WC1N · Lancaster Place, WC2E · Langley Court, WC2E · Langley Street, WC2H · Langton Close, WC1X · Leeke Street, WC1X · Leigh Street, WC1H · Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A · Lincolns Inn Fields, WC2A · Lion Court, WC1V · Little Essex Street, WC2R · Little Guildford Street · Little Russel Street, WC1A · Little Russell Street, WC1A · Little Turnstile, WC1V · Lloyd Baker Street, WC1X · London Silver Vaults, WC2A · Long Acre, WC2E · Long Yard, WC1N · Lorenzo Street, N1 · Lorenzo Street, WC1X · Macklin Street, WC2B · Maiden Lane, WC2E · Maltravers Street, WC2R · Maple Leaf Walk, SW11 · Marchmont Street, WC1N · Martlett Court, WC2B · Mecklenburgh Place, WC1N · Mecklenburgh Square, WC1N · Mecklenburgh Street, WC1N · Mecklenburgh Street, WC1X · Medway Court, WC1H · Melbourne Place, WC2B · Midhope Street, WC1H · Milford Lane, WC2R · Millman Place, WC1N · Millman Street, WC1N · Montague Street, WC1B · Montreal Place, WC2R · Mount Pleasant, WC1X · Museum Street, WC1A · Neal Street, WC2H · Neals Yard, WC1N · New North Street, WC1N · New Oxford Street, WC1A · New Oxford Street, WC2H · New Row, WC2N · New Square Passage, WC2A · New Square, WC2A · Newton Street, WC2B · North East Wing Bush House, WC2B · North Mews, WC1N · North West Wing Bush House, WC2B · Northdown Street, N1 · Northington Street, WC1N · Northumberland Avenue, WC2N · Northumberland Street, WC2N · Nottingham Court, WC2H · Oblique Museum Mansions, WC1B · Odhams Walk, WC2H · Odonnell Court, WC1N · Old Buildings, WC2A · Old Glocester Street, WC1N · Old Gloucester Street, WC1N · Old Glouster Street, WC1N · Old Square, WC2A · Orange Street, WC1R · Orde Hall Street, WC1N · Ormond Close, WC1N · Pakenham Street, WC1X · Pancras Road, N1C · Parker Mews, WC2B · Parker Street, WC2B · Peabody Buildings, WC1N · Peabody Trust Estate, SE21 · Peabody Trust Estate, SE24 · Penton Rise, WC1X · Pentonville Road, N1 · Pentonville Road, WC1X · Percy Circus, WC1X · Phoenix Place, EC3N · Phoenix Place, WC1X · Pied Bull Court, WC1A · Pied Bull Yard, WC1A · Pooles Buildings, EC1R · Portsmouth Street, WC2A · Portugal Street, WC2A · Powis Place, WC1N · Prideaux Place, WC1X · Princeton Street, WC1R · Procter Street, WC1V · Proctor Street, WC1V · Queen Annes Square, SE1 · Queen Square, WC1N · Raymond Buildings, WC1R · Red Lion Square, WC1R · Red Lion Street, WC1R · Regent Square, WC1H · Regent Square, WC1N · Richbell Place, WC1N · River Terrace, W6 · Robert Street, WC2N · Roger Street, WC1N · Rose Street, WC2E · Rugby Chambers, WC1N · Rugby Street, WC1N · Russell Chambers, WC2E · Russell Court, WC1H · Russell Square, WC1B · Russell Street, WC2B · Russell Street, WC2E · Sandland Street, WC1R · Sandwich House, WC1H · Sandwich Street, WC1H · Sardinia House, WC2A · Sardinia Street, WC2A · Savoy Court, WC2R · Savoy Hill, WC2R · Savoy Place, WC2N · Savoy Place, WC2R · Savoy Street, WC2E · Savoy Street, WC2R · Savoy Way, WC2R · Seaford Street, WC1H · Serle Street, WC2A · Sheffield Street, WC2A · Shelton Street, WC2B · Shelton Street, WC2H · Shops Brunswick Centre, WC1N · Shorts Gardens, WC2H · Sicilian Avenue, WC1A · Sidmouth Street, WC1H · Sidmouth Street, WC1X · Silver Vaults, WC2A · Sinclair House, WC1H · Slingsby Place, WC2E · Soho Square, WC1A · South East Wing Bush House, WC2B · South Square, WC1R · South Square, WC1X · Southampton Buildings, WC2A · Southampton Place, WC1A · Southampton Row, WC1B · Southampton Row, WC1V · Southampton Street, WC2E · Southampton Street, WC2R · Southbank Centre Square, SE1 · Southbank, SE9 · Speedy Place, WC1H · Spitfire Studios, N1 · St Chads Place, WC1X · St Chads Street, WC1H · St Clement’s Passage, WC2A · St Clements Lane, WC2A · St Giles House, WC2B · St. Chad’s Street, WC1X · Star Yard, WC2A · Stedham Place, WC1A · Stone Buildings, WC2A · Strand Lane, WC2R · Strand Underpass, WC2R · Strand, WC2A · Strand, WC2B · Strand, WC2N · Strand, WC2R · Stukeley Street, WC2B · Surrey Street, WC2R · Sutton Walk, SE1 · Swinton Street, WC1X · Tankerton Street, WC1H · Tavistock Place, WC1H · Tavistock Place, WC1N · Tavistock Street, WC2B · Tavistock Street, WC2E · Temple Pier, WC2R · Temple Place, WC2R · Thanet Street, WC1H · The Arcade, WC2B · The Arches, WC2N · The Australia Centre, WC2B · The Edmund J. Safra Fountain Court, WC2R · The Kings Cross Baptist Church, WC1X · The Market Piazza, WC2E · The Market The Piazza, WC2E · The Market, WC2E · The Piazza, WC2E · The Queen’s Walk, WC2R · The Strand, WC2N · The Strand, WC2R · The Studio, SE1 · The Terrace, SW1A · Theobald’s Road, WC1R · Theobalds Road, WC1X · Thomas Neal’s shopping centre, WC2H · Tonbridge Street, WC1H · Tweezer’s Alley, WC2R · Vernon Rise, WC1X · Vernon Square, WC1X · Verulam Buildings, WC1R · Victoria Embankment Gardens, WC2N · Victoria Embankment, SE1 · Victoria Embankment, WC2N · Victoria Embankment, WC2R · Victoria House, WC1A · Villiers Street, WC2N · Wakefield St, WC1N · Wakefield Street, WC1H · Wakefield Street, WC1N · Warwick Court, WC1R · Water Street, WC2R · Watergate Walk, WC2N · Waterloo Bridge, SE1 · Waterloo Bridge, WC2R · Wellington Street, WC2E · Wellington Terrace, W2 · Wells Square, WC1X · West Central Street, WC1A · Westking Place, WC1H · Weston Rise, N1 · Weston Rise, WC1X · Wharton Street, WC1X · Whetstone Park, WC2A · Whidborne Street, WC1H · Whitehall Court, SW1A · Whitehall Place, SW1A · Whitehouse Apartments, SE1 · Wicklow Street, WC1X · Wild Court, WC2B · Wild Street, WC2B · William IV Street, WC2N · Wren Street, WC1X · York Buildings, WC2N · York Place, WC2N · Yorkshire Grey Roundabout, SE9 · Yorkshire Grey Yard, WC1R ·
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