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Road in/near Charing Cross

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London commuters told not to travel to Waterloo
South West Trains said services across the whole of its network, including to and from London Waterloo, may be cancelled, delayed by up to 90 minutes or revised (Guildford pictured today).

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Pilots welcome Government crackdown on drones after spike in near misses at Heathrow
Pilots have welcomed a Government crackdown on rules for flying drones amid a spike in potentially catastrophic near misses with passenger planes at Heathrow airport.

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Here are the Ofsted results of all the primary schools in Bromley
Choosing the best primary school for your child can be a difficult choice for new parents in Bromley.

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Arsene Wenger blocked Lyon's move for Olivier Giroud, says club president Jean-Michel Aulas
Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed that Arsene Wenger blocked his move to bring Olivier Giroud to Ligue 1 from Arsenal.

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RMT union demands inquiry into 'disastrous' job cuts on London Underground after man dies at station
The RMT union is calling for an independent inquiry into "disastrous" job cuts on London Underground following the death of a passenger.

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Paul Scully featured on BBC Radio 5 live last week and he was asked what Sutton and Cheam was like in regards to MP’s being "despised".
Paul Scully featured on BBC Radio 5 live last week and he was asked what Sutton and Cheam was like in regards to MP’s being "despised".

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15429421.Paul_Scully_responds_to_question_about_MPs_being____despised_species____on_BBC_Radio/?ref=rss
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British man Tarek Naggar fighting for life after being shot days before his wedding in Philippines
A British man has been shot on a Philippine island just days before his wedding.

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Owen Jones leads unseat Boris Johnson rally in Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency
Activist Owen Jones has led a rally aimed at unseating Boris Johnson in his west London constituency.

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Chelsea miss out as Manchester City complete Danilo transfer from Real Madrid
Manchester City have beaten Chelsea to the signing of full-back Danilo, with the Brazilian arriving from Real Madrid on a five-year deal.

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Victoria Hervey and Jamie O’Hara spark romance rumours
Lady Victoria Hervey, 40, and Jamie O’Hara, 30, have sparked romance rumours after they stepped out hand-in-hand during a night on the tiles in London on Friday.

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Tory minister Nick Gibb vows to stamp out homophobic bullying as he reveals personal battle to admit his sexuality
Education minister Nick Gibb has vowed to stamp out homophobic playground bullying as he opened up about his personal battle to publicly admit his sexuality.

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Police have released these images of two moped riders hunted after the fatal stabbing of Danny Pearce in Greenwich
Police have released images of two moped riders being hunted after the murder of Bromley dad Danny Pearce, who was stabbed to death in a suspected Rolex robbery in Greenwich.

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Olivier Giroud substituted on during Chelsea friendly depsite not being listed in Arsenal's matchday squad
The Beijing friendly between Arsenal and Chelsea was delayed briefly after the interval as Arsene Wenger tried to throw on Olivier Giroud.

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Islington antique shops devastated in Camden Passage flood given all clear to reopen seven months on
Millions of pounds worth of antiques are thought to have been destroyed in the flood

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Rail companies are being urged to hold fresh talks with unions in a bid to resolve the growing number of disputes over staffing and driver-only trains.
Rail companies are being urged to hold fresh talks with unions in a bid to resolve the growing number of disputes over staffing and driver-only trains.

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VIEW THE CHARING CROSS 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 CHARING CROSS 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 CHARING CROSS AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE CHARING CROSS AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE CHARING CROSS AREA IN THE 1900s
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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.

Charing Cross is named after the now demolished Eleanor cross that stood there, in what was once the hamlet of Charing. It was where King Edward I placed a memorial to his wife, Eleanor of Castile.

It was one of twelve places where Eleanor's coffin rested overnight during the funeral procession from Lincolnshire to her final resting-place at Westminster. At each of these, Edward erected an Eleanor cross, of which only three now remain.

The original site of the cross has been occupied since 1675 by an equestrian statue of King Charles I. A Victorian replacement, in different style from the original, was later erected a short distance to the east outside the railway station.

Formerly, until 1931, Charing Cross also referred to the part of what is now Whitehall lying between Great Scotland Yard and Trafalgar Square. At least one property retains a Charing Cross postal address: Drummonds Bank, on the corner of Whitehall and The Mall, which is designated 49 Charing Cross (not to be confused with the separate Charing Cross Road).

Since the second half of the 18th century, Charing Cross has been seen by some as the exact centre of London, being the main point used for measuring distances from London.

The railway station opened in 1864, fronted on the Strand with the Charing Cross Hotel. The original station building was built on the site of the Hungerford Market by the South Eastern Railway, designed by Sir John Hawkshaw, with a single span wrought iron roof arching over the six platforms on its relatively cramped site.

Charing Cross tube station has entrances located in Trafalgar Square and The Strand. The station is served by the Northern and Bakerloo lines, originally separate tube stations called Strand and Trafalgar Square, and provides an interchange with the National Rail network. The station was served by the Jubilee Line between 1979 and 1999, acting as the southern terminus of the line during that period.



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.
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.
Embankment:   Embankment underground station has been known by various names during its long history - including "Embankment".
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.
Northumberland House:   Northumberland House was a large Jacobean townhouse in London, which was the London residence of the Percy family, who were the Dukes of Northumberland.
Shipley's Drawing School:   101 The Strand was an art school from 1750 until 1806.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Buses outside the National Gallery:   Buses outside the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square (1927).


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adam Street, WC2N · Adelaide Street, WC2N · Adelphi Terrace, WC2N · Agar Street, WC2N · Archway Mall, N19 · Bear Street, WC2H · Bedforbury, WC2N · Bedford Street, WC2E · Bedford Street, WC2R · Bedfordbury, WC2N · Brydges Place, WC2N · Buckingham Street, WC2N · Cannon Street, WC2N · Canon Row, SW1A · Cecil Court, WC2N · Chandos Place, WC2N · Charing Cross Mansions, WC2H · Charing Cross, SW1A · Craven Passage, WC2N · Craven Street, WC2N · Derby Gate, SW1A · Downing Street, SW1A · Duncannon Street, WC2N · Durham House Street, WC2N · Embankment Place, WC2N · George Court, WC2N · Goodwins Court, WC2N · Great George Street, SW1P · Great Scotland Yard, SW1A · Heathcock Court, WC2R · Henrietta Street, WC2E · Hop Gardens, WC2N · Horse Guards Avenue, SW1A · Horse Guards Road, SW1A · Hungerford House, WC2N · Irving Street, WC2H · John Adam Street, WC2N · King Charles Street, SW1A · Leicester Square, WC2H · Maiden Lane, WC2E · New Row, WC2N · Northumberland Avenue, WC2N · Northumberland Street, WC2N · Parliament Street, SW1A · Richmond House Whitehall, SW1A · Robert Street, WC2N · Savoy Court, WC2R · Savoy Place, WC2N · Savoy Place, WC2R · Southampton Street, WC2E · Southampton Street, WC2R · Spring Gardens, SW1A · St Martins Court, WC2N · St Martins Lane, WC2H · St Martins Lane, WC2N · St Martins Place, WC2H · St Martins Place, WC2N · Street, WC2N · The Arches, WC2N · The National Gallery, WC2N · Trafalgar Square, WC2N · Victoria Embankment Gardens, WC2N · Victoria Embankment, SW1A · Victoria Embankment, WC2N · Villiers Street, WC2N · Warwick House Street, SW1Y · Westminster Pier, SW1A · Whitehall Court, SW1A · Whitehall Place, SW1A · Whitehall, SW1A · William Iv Street, WC2N · William Street, WC2N · York Buildings, WC2N ·


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Central London, north east (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north east.
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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Engraved map. Hand coloured.
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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."
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.
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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.
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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
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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