101 Strand, WC2R 0JF

Address in/near Westminster, existing between 1749 and now

 HOME  ARTICLE  MAP  FULLSCREEN  STREETS  RECENT  BLOG  HELP  CONTACT 
Click here to log in on Facebook Advanced
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302017Fullscreen map
Address · Westminster · WC2R · Contributed by The Underground Map
December
12
2016



This shop was one of the first in London to have gas lighting fitted.

Known addresses in Strand, WC2R:
101 ·
Click on a number above to access an address.
If a particular address is not yet listed as a known address, you can add it by clicking here.


The print seller Rudolph Ackermann lived and worked here at No. 101 The Strand between 1797 and 1827.

Licence: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike Licence



101 Strand, WC2R news feed:
Add a comment to the 101 Strand, WC2R news feed.
Ensure that contributions are kept civilised and are not abusive.
We store your comment's IP address and reserve the right to apply bans where community standards are violated.
Please enter your name:
Enter the information you wish to add to 101 Strand, WC2R:
Please prove that you are a human by typing the text that you see in the picture below.
CAPTCHA Image
Refresh Image
You can completely dispense with this CAPTCHA palava by logging onto our Facebook app.
Contribution type:
 

If you authorise our The Undeground Map Facebook app by clicking the Facebook logo at the top right of the screen, you can add stories, photos and more to this location.
Note that the Undeground Map Facebook app does not post to Facebook on your behalf.
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 2 Sep 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
1:1
Post by LDNnews: Russell Square
Rihanna cosies up to boyfriend Hassan Jameel in London
The singer, 28, proved her relationship with the Toyota heir was going from strength to strength, as the pair looked cosy while leaving the Chiltern Firehouse restaurant.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4801922/Rihanna-cosies-billionaire-boyfriend-Hassan-Jameel.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 18:20 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 18:20 GMT   
IP:
1:2
Post by LDNnews: Embankment
Big Ben maintenance man slams plans to silence clock for four years as 'nonsense'
The clockmaker once responsible for maintaining Big Ben has slammed plans to silence the bell for four years as "nonsense".

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/big-ben-maintenance-man-slams-plans-to-silence-clock-for-four-years-as-nonsense-a3614591.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 18:10 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 18:10 GMT   
IP:
1:3
Post by LDNnews: Covent Garden
Reward offered to find the person who brutally assaulted and strangled a pensioner with her own dog lead
Reward offered to find the person who brutally assaulted and strangled a pensioner with her own dog lead

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15481649.Reward_offered_to_find_the_person_who_brutally_assaulted_and_strangled_a_pensioner_with_her_own_dog_lead/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 18:00 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 18:00 GMT   
IP:
1:4
Post by LDNnews: Charing Cross
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Chelsea, Thomas Lemar to Arsenal: The most likely London Premier League transfer arrivals
Tottenham are closing in on the signing of Davinson Sanchez and Mauricio Pochettino is setting his sights on further deals.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/alex-oxladechamberlain-to-chelsea-thomas-lemar-to-arsenal-the-most-likely-london-premier-league-a3615101.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 18:00 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 18:00 GMT   
IP:
1:5
Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
Harry Kane vs Alvaro Morata: The stats behind the rise of the star strikers
Harry Kane and Alvaro Morata will lead their respective clubs' front lines when Tottenham host Chelsea on Sunday, with much attention bound to be on the two strikers at Wembley.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/harry-kane-vs-alvaro-morata-stats-behind-the-rise-of-star-strikers-a3614416.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 02:50 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 02:50 GMT   
IP:
1:6
Post by LDNnews: Piccadilly Circus
Grenfell fire: Jeremy Corbyn urges PM to widen probe
Jeremy Corbyn fears PM is trying to avoid criticism by excluding ’social and political issues’.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-40963945
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
1:7
Post by LDNnews: Russell Square
Holly Willoughby and Philip Schofield do shots in Portugal
The pair giggled as they nursed large glasses of wine and partied with fellow ITV stars, The Chase’s Bradley Walsh and Dragon’s Den star Peter Jones.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4799298/Holly-Willoughby-Philip-Schofield-shots-Portugal.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 19:20 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 19:20 GMT   
IP:
1:8
Post by LDNnews: Embankment
Theresa May warned against 'shooting off foot' with Brexit immigration system
Former Cabinet minister Lord Hague today warned Theresa May against "shooting your foot off" by ditching a liberal immigration system.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-may-warned-against-shooting-off-foot-with-brexit-immigration-system-a3613791.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 17:40 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 17:40 GMT   
IP:
1:9
Post by LDNnews: Covent Garden
’I heard screaming’ - 15-year-old boy in critical condition after being stabbed in the stomach in Woolwich
A 15-year-old boy is in hospital fighting for his life after being stabbed in the stomach in an estate in Woolwich.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/15478984._I_heard_screaming____15_year_old_boy_in_critical_condition_after_being_stabbed_in_the_stomach_in_Woolwich/?ref=rss
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 17:30 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 17:30 GMT   
IP:
1:10
Post by LDNnews: Chancery Lane
Crystal Palace show 'concrete interest' in Oliver Burke as Frank de Boer looks to bolster attacking options
RB Leipzig forward Oliver Burke has attracted 'concrete interest' from Crystal Palace according to reports in Germany.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/crystal-palace-show-concrete-interest-in-oliver-burke-as-frank-de-boer-looks-to-bolster-attacking-a3613961.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 17:30 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 17:30 GMT   
IP:
1:11
Post by LDNnews: St. Jamess Park
Usain Bolt denied dream Manchester United appearance as hamstring injury takes its toll
Usain Bolt will be prevented from achieving his lifelong dream of playing for Manchester United by the hamstring injury sustained in his farewell race.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/usain-bolt-denied-dream-manchester-united-appearance-as-hamstring-injury-takes-its-toll-a3614261.html
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 31 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
1:12
Post by LDNnews: Piccadilly Circus
Olivia Attwood reveals she and Chris Hughes have moved in
Speaking exclusively to MailOnline, the beauty admitted Chris has been staying at hers ever since the series finale in July, and are ’more in love than ever’

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4795972/Olivia-Attwood-shows-leggy-figure-fashion-press-day.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 2 Sep 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
2:13
Post by LDNnews: Shepherds Bush
Trinny Woodall dines out with partner Charles Saatchi
Trinny Woodall and partner Charles Saatchi didn’t venture too far from their favourite seafood eatery as they enjoyed a sophisticated dinner at 34 Mayfair on Thursday.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-4802374/Trinny-Woodall-dines-partner-Charles-Saatchi.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 19 Aug 2017 00:40 GMT   
Expires: 2 Sep 2017 00:40 GMT   
IP:
2:14
Post by LDNnews: Sloane Square
Tulse Hill thug batters pensioner on her own doorstep
Images show the horrific injuries of Catherine Smith which she suffered in the robbery near Tulse Hill, South London after a woman waited for her outside her home and attacked her.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4802670/Tulse-Hill-thug-batters-pensioner-doorstep.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 22:00 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 22:00 GMT   
IP:
2:15
Post by LDNnews: Ruislip



https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/aug/18/bridge-940m-bill-boris-johnsons-mayora-vanity-projects-garden-bridge-routemaster-bus
LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Aug 2017 22:00 GMT   
Expires: 1 Sep 2017 22:00 GMT   
IP:
2:16
Post by LDNnews: Dollis Hill
Not to be sniffed at: long-lost Banksy artwork is rediscovered
Not to be sniffed at: long-lost Banksy artwork is rediscovered

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2017/aug/18/banksys-snorting-copper-east-london
VIEW THE WESTMINSTER AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1750 map does not display.

VIEW THE WESTMINSTER AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1800 map does not display.

VIEW THE WESTMINSTER AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1830 map does not display.

VIEW THE WESTMINSTER AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
Outside these bounds, the 1860 map does not display.

VIEW THE WESTMINSTER AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.
This address is not yet connected to a street: Strand, WC2R

 

 
 Upload an image
You can add an image to this location if you are logged into our Facebook app.
 Add new information to this location
You can add text to this location if you are logged into our Facebook app.
 Add a new address to Strand, WC2R.
Add a new address to this, or any, street within the M25.
Add an address if you want to add a memory or other historical information to a house, flat or shop in 101 Strand, WC2R.
 Log on via Facebook
You can use a Facebook id to add material to this website.
OTHER STRAND, WC2R ENTRIES

101 Strand, WC2R
(1749-now)

Shipley's Drawing School
(1750-1806)

Ackermann’s
(1797-1856)

Strand, WC2R

Strand (or the Strand) runs just over 3⁄4 mile from Trafalgar Square eastwards to Temple Bar, where the road becomes Fleet Street inside the City of London.

The road’s name comes from the Old English strond, meaning the edge of a river, as it historically ran alongside the north bank of the River Thames. The street was popular with the British upper classes between the 12th and 17th centuries, with many historically important mansions being built between the Strand and the river. These included Essex House, Arundel House, Somerset House, Savoy Palace, Durham House and Cecil House. The aristocracy moved to the West End over the 17th century, following which the Strand became well known for coffee shops, restaurants and taverns. The street was a centre point for theatre and music hall during the 19th century, and several venues remain on the Strand. At the east end of the street are two historic churches; St Mary le Strand and St Clement Danes.

Several authors, poets and philosophers have lived on or near the Strand, including Charles Dickens, Ralph Waldo Emerson and Virginia Woolf. The street has been commemorated in the song, "Let’s All Go Down the Strand", now recognised as a typical piece of Cockney music hall.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Aldwych:   Aldwych is a closed station on the London Underground; formerly a branch line of the Piccadilly Line.
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.
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.
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".
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.
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.
Waterloo Bridge:   Waterloo Bridge is a road and foot traffic bridge crossing the River Thames in London, England between Blackfriars Bridge and Hungerford Bridge.
Westminster:   Westminster - heart of government.
Westminster Abbey:   Westminster Abbey, formally titled the Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, is one of the world’s greatest churches.


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.
Parker Street looking east (1905):   Before being renamed to Matthew Parker Street, old Parker Street was a Westminster slum.
Strand (1890s):   The Strand in the 1890s
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
Adam Street, WC2N · Adelphi Terrace, WC2N · Agar Street, WC2N · Aldwych, WC2 · Aldwych, WC2B · Australia House, WC2B · Barton Street, SW1P · Beaumont Buildings, WC2B · Bedford Chambers, WC2E · Bedford Street, WC2E · Bedford Street, WC2R · Bennett’s Yard, SW1P · Betterton Street, WC2H · Bow St Covent Garden, WC2E · Bow Street, WC2B · Bow Street, WC2E · Bridge Street, SW1A · Broad Court, WC2B · Broad Sanctuary, SW1H · Broad Sanctuary, SW1P · Buckingham Street, WC2N · Bull Inn Court, WC2R · Burleigh Street, WC2E · Cannon Street, WC2N · Canon Row, SW1A · Carriage Hall, WC2E · Carting Lane, WC2R · Catherine Street, WC2B · Central Arcade, WC2E · Chandos Place, WC2N · Chubb Court, SW20 · Clare Market, WC2A · Covent Garden Piazza, WC2E · Covent Garden, WC2E · Covent Garden, WC2H · Cowley Street, SW1P · Craven Passage, WC2N · Craven Street, WC2N · Crown Court, WC2B · Dartmouth Street, SW1H · Dean Stanley Street, SW1P · Dean Trench Street, SW1P · Deans Yard, SW1P · Derby Gate, SW1A · Downing Street, SW1A · Drury Lane, WC2B · Dryden Street, WC2E · Dudley Court, WC2H · Durham House Street, WC2N · Embankment Place, WC2N · Embankment, SW6 · Endell Street, WC2H · Exchange Court, WC2R · Exeter Street, WC2E · Exeter Street, WC2R · Floral Street, WC2E · Gayfere Street, SW1P · George Court, WC2N · Golden Jubilee Bridge, SE1 · Golden Jubilee Bridge, SW1A · Golden Jubilee Bridge, WC2N · Goodwins Court, WC2N · Great College Street, SW1P · Great George Street, SW1P · Great Peter Street, SW1P · Great Queen Street, WC2B · Great Smith Street, SW1P · Hanover Place, WC2E · Heathcock Court, WC2R · Henrietta Street, WC2E · Horse Guards Avenue, SW1A · Horse Guards Parade, SW1A · Horse Guards Road, SW1A · Horseferry Road, SW1P · Houghton Square, SW9 · Houghton Street, WC2A · Hungerford House, WC2N · James Street, WC2E · John Adam Street, WC2N · Jubilee Hall Jubilee Market, WC2E · Jubilee Market Hall Tavistock Court, WC2E · Jubilee Market, WC2E · Kean Street, WC2B · Kemble Street, WC2B · King Charles Street, SW1A · King Street, WC2E · Lancaster Place, WC2E · Langley Court, WC2E · Langley Street, WC2H · Little Cloisters, SW1P · Little College Street, SW1P · Little Deans Yard, SW1P · Little George Street, SW1P · Long Acre, WC2E · Lord North Street, SW1P · Maiden Lane, WC2E · Maple Leaf Walk, SW11 · Marsham Street, SW1P · Martlett Court, WC2B · Matthew Parker Street, SW1H · Melbourne Place, WC2B · Millbank, SE1 · Montreal Place, WC2R · Neal Street, WC2H · North Court, SW1P · North East Wing Bush House, WC2B · North West Wing Bush House, WC2B · Northumberland Avenue, WC2N · Nottingham Court, WC2H · Odhams Walk, WC2H · Old Palace Yard, SW1P · Page Street, SW1P · Parker Mews, WC2B · Parliament Square, SW1A · Parliament Square, SW1P · Parliament Street, SW1A · Peabody Trust Estate, SE21 · Peabody Trust Estate, SE24 · Portsmouth Street, WC2A · Portugal Street, WC2A · Richmond House Whitehall, SW1A · Richmond Terrace, SW1A · River Terrace, W6 · Robert Street, WC2N · Romney Street, SW1P · Russell Chambers, WC2E · Russell Street, WC2B · Russell Street, WC2E · Sardinia Street, WC2A · Savoy Court, WC2R · Savoy Hill, WC2R · Savoy Place, WC2N · Savoy Place, WC2R · Savoy Street, WC2E · Savoy Street, WC2R · Savoy Way, WC2R · Sheffield Street, WC2A · Shelton Street, WC2B · Shelton Street, WC2H · Shorts Gardens, WC2H · Smith Square, SW1P · South East Wing Bush House, WC2B · Southampton Street, WC2E · Southampton Street, WC2R · Southbank Centre Square, SE1 · St Clement’s Passage, WC2A · St Clements Lane, WC2A · St Giles House, WC2B · St Margarets Street, SW1P · St Vincents Centre, SW1P · St. Margaret Street, SW1P · Storeys Gate, SW1H · Storeys Gate, SW1P · Strand Underpass, WC2R · Strand, WC2A · Strand, WC2B · Strand, WC2N · Strand, WC2R · Tavistock Street, WC2B · Tavistock Street, WC2E · The Arcade, WC2B · The Arches, WC2N · The Australia Centre, WC2B · The Edmund J. Safra Fountain Court, WC2R · The Market Piazza, WC2E · The Market The Piazza, WC2E · The Market, WC2E · The Piazza, WC2E · The Sanctuary, SW1P · The Strand, WC2N · The Strand, WC2R · The Terrace, SW1P · Thomas Neal’s shopping centre, WC2H · Tothill Street, SW1H · Tufton Street, SW1P · Victoria Chambers, SW1P · Victoria Embankment Gardens, WC2N · Victoria Embankment, SE1 · Victoria Embankment, WC2N · Victoria Embankment, WC2R · Villiers Street, WC2N · Watergate Walk, WC2N · Waterloo Bridge, SE1 · Waterloo Bridge, WC2R · Wellington Street, WC2E · Wellington Terrace, W2 · Westminster Central Hall, SW1H · Westminster Mansions, SW1P · Westminster Pier, SW1A · Whitehall Gardens, SW1A · Whitehall Place, SW1A · Whitehall, SW1A · Wild Court, WC2B · Wild Street, WC2B · York Buildings, WC2N ·


USING THIS MATERIAL IN OTHER ARTICLES


COMMENTS

Print-friendly version of this page

Links

Antique Prints Blog: Ackerman’s Repository of Arts
Westminster
Facebook Page
Waterloo
Facebook Page
Leicester Square
Facebook Page
Lambeth North
Facebook Page
Holborn
Facebook Page
Tottenham Court Road
Facebook Page
Temple
Facebook Page
Embankment
Facebook Page
Covent Garden
Facebook Page
Charing Cross
Facebook Page
Chancery Lane
Facebook Page

Maps


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.
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)
1 


COPYRIGHT TERMS:
Unless a source is explicitedly stated, text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Articles may be a remixes of various Wikipedia articles plus work by the website authors - original Wikipedia source can generally be accessed under the same name as the main title. This does not affect its Creative Commons attribution.

Maps upon this website are in the public domain because they are mechanical scans of public domain originals, or – from the available evidence – are so similar to such a scan or photocopy that no copyright protection can be expected to arise. The originals themselves are in public domain for the following reason:
Public domain Maps used are in the public domain in the United States, and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years or less.
This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighbouring rights.

This tag is designed for use where there may be a need to assert that any enhancements (eg brightness, contrast, colour-matching, sharpening) are in themselves insufficiently creative to generate a new copyright. It can be used where it is unknown whether any enhancements have been made, as well as when the enhancements are clear but insufficient. For usage, see Commons:When to use the PD-scan tag.