29 Aldgate High Street

Address in/near Aldgate, existed between 1865 and 1972

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29 Aldgate High Street is a demolished property, originally on the north side of Aldgate High Street..

These were premises in front of which Catherine Eddowes was found drunk by PC Louis Robinson.

According to PC Robinson’s inquest testimony, he was on duty in Aldgate High Street at 8.30pm, 29 September 1888 when he saw a crowd outside No.29 - he found Eddowes lying on the pavement. He picked her up and carried her to the side by some shutters and she fell sideways. He got assistance from PC George Simmons and they took her to Bishopsgate Police Station.

Officially, there was no 29 Aldgate High Street in 1888 and it does not appear in any census returns from 1871 to 1901; the numbering, though consecutive on that side, goes from 28 to 30. Research conducted by the late Adrian Phypers in 2001 managed to shed some light on the mystery:

In the late 1860s numbers 28 and 29 were both used by a wine importer. In about 1870 he sold up and the properties were taken on by a Henry Phillips, furniture warehouseman. A year or two later his Kelly’s entry of 28-29 Aldgate High Street becomes plain no. 28. The most likely explanation is that Phillips converted the two properties into one and only needed the one mailing address.

It is therefore likely that PC Robinson looked at the numbering on one of the adjacent premises in order to work out which property he was in front of.
It appears that by 1968, No.29 had been reinstated, but the property and others around it were demolished in the early 1970s. The site is now covered by an office block, Aldgate House, the site of No.29 being marked by the illuminated sign for 33 Aldgate High Street.

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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1900s
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Aldgate High Street, EC3N

Once the route to one of the six original gates of the Wall of London, Aldgate High Street has an important place in medieval London’s history.

Aldgate High Street was closely located to where the eastern part of the original Roman Wall, and in the medieval period, it led to town of Colchester in Essex.

Because of its connection to places outside London, Aldgate High Street was vital to the geography of medieval London. Unfortunately, any archaeological remnants of the Roman gate have been obscured, and there is no evidence of its precise location, but is believed to have straddled Aldgate High Street, the gate’s northern edge beneath the pavement of current address of 1-2 Aldgate High Street, and its southern edge beneath 88-89 Aldgate High Street.

There is some dispute over the etymology and meaning of "Aldgate," but various historians have provided some theories. The earliest record of Aldgate has it listed as East Gate, which makes sense, given its location as the easternmost gate on the Wall.

Another interpretation of its current name, "Ale Gate," indicates that an ale-house may have been nearby, and yet another, "All Gate," may have pointed to that area’s openness to all. Even though the name Aldgate may point to a variety or origins, all of these etymologies do seem to corroborate Aldgate High Street’s history of being a center for weary travelers to London, who may have stayed at an inn or have a pint of ale on this street. Most scholars seem to agree that the most likely meaning of "Aldgate," however, is "Old Gate," which gives us an indication Aldgate High Street’s antiquity, and its long history dating back to Roman times.

Aldgate High Street’s close proximity to Aldgate helped to cement it as a centre for visitors. The street was once home to inns and taverns to accommodate the travellers coming in and out of London through Aldgate. As is the case with many other parts of London, there are few remnants of buildings or sites actually dating back to the medieval period. The only buildings on Aldgate High Street that date to the period before the Great Fire are a series of buildings at the northern end of Aldgate High Street, one of which is a pub called Hoop & Grapes. This pub is incredibly unique, as it was built in 1593 and was one of the only wooden buildings to survive the Great Fire of 1666. Today, the front of the building looks much like it did in the Tudor period, possessing a few medieval characteristics such as the jetties on its second level and its characteristic Tudor, timber frame. The cellar also supposedly dates back to the thirteenth century.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
18 Folgate Street:   Dennis Severs' House in Folgate Street is a 'still-life drama' created by the previous owner as an 'historical imagination' of what life would have been like inside for a family of Huguenot silk weavers.
Al Ashraaf Secondary School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Aldgate:   Aldgate was a gateway through London Wall from the City of London to Whitechapel and the East End.
Aldgate East:   In a land east of Aldgate, lies the land of Aldgate East...
Aldgate Pump:   Aldgate Pump is a historic water pump, located at the junction where Aldgate meets Fenchurch Street and Leadenhall Street.
All Hallows-by-the-Tower:   All Hallows-by-the-Tower is the oldest church in London with a story involving Samuel Pepys, royalty and the foundation of Pennsylvania.
Altab Ali Park:   
Bevis Marks Synagogue:   Bevis Marks Synagogue is the oldest synagogue in the United Kingdom.
Boar’s Head Theatre:   The Boar’s Head Theatre was an inn-yard theatre in the Whitechapel area.
Canon Barnett Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Christ Church CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
David Game College:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 13 and 22. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Fenchurch Street:   Fenchurch Street railway station is a central London railway terminus in the southeastern corner of the City of London. It is one of the smallest railway termini in London but in terms of platforms, one of the most intensively operated.
Goodman’s Fields Theatre:   Two 18th century theatres bearing the name Goodman’s Fields Theatre were located on Alie Street, Whitechapel.
Great Synagogue of London:   The Great Synagogue of London was, for centuries, the centre of Ashkenazi synagogue and Jewish life in London. It was destroyed during World War II, in the Blitz.
Green Spring Academy Shoreditch:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Holy Trinity, Minories:   Holy Trinity, Minories was a Church of England parish church outside the eastern boundaries of the City of London, but within the Liberties of the Tower of London.
Liverpool Street:   Liverpool Street station is a mainline railway station and connected London Underground station in the north eastern corner of the City of London.
London Metal Exchange:   The London Metal Exchange (LME) is the futures exchange with the world’s largest market in options and futures contracts on base and other metals.
Petticoat Lane Market:   Petticoat Lane Market is a fashion and clothing market in the East End.
Portsoken:   Portsoken is one of 25 wards in the City of London, each electing an alderman to the Court of Aldermen and commoners (the City equivalent of a councillor) elected to the Court of Common Council of the City of London Corporation.
Shoreditch:   Shoreditch is a place in the London Borough of Hackney. It is a built-up district located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) north east of Charing Cross.
Sir John Cass’s Foundation Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Spitalfields:   Spitalfields is near to Liverpool Street station and Brick Lane.
St Augustine Papey:   St Augustine Papey was a mediaeval church in the City of London situated just south of London Wall.
St Botolph’s:   St. Botolph’s without Aldgate, located on Aldgate High Street, has existed for over a thousand years.
St Katharine Cree:   St Katharine Cree is a Church of England church on the north side of Leadenhall Street near Leadenhall Market.
St Matthias Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Tenter Ground:   Tenter Ground harks back to the seventeenth century when this patch of land was surrounded by weavers’ houses and workshops and used to wash and stretch their fabrics on ’tenters’ to dry.
The Complete Works Independent School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Tower Bridge Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Tower Gateway:   Tower Gateway is a Docklands Light Railway station near to the Tower of London.
Tower Hill:   Tower Hill is an elevated spot outside the Tower of London and just outside the limits of the City of London.
Tower of London:   In the late 1070s, William the Conqueror began to build a massive stone tower at the centre of his London fortress. Nothing like it had ever been seen before.
Toynbee Hall:   Toynbee Hall is a building which is the home of a charity of the same name.
Virginia Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Workers’ Educational Association:   Further education (16 plus) which accepts students between the ages of 16 and 99.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
190 Bishopsgate:   A 1912 view of the City.
London in 1457:   Goulston Street is a thoroughfare running north-south from Wentworth Street to Whitechapel High Street.
Wentworth Street (1901):   Turn-of-the-century fashion in east London.


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Lane, E2 · Brune House, E1 · Brune Street, E1 · Brunswick Court, SE1 · Brushfield Street, E1 · Brushfield Street, EC2M · Buckle Street, E1 · Burr Close, E1W · Bursar Street, SE1 · Bury Street, EC3A · Butlers Colonial Wharf, SE1 · Byward Street, EC3R · Calvert Avenue, E2 · Calvin Street, E1 · Camomile Street, EC3A · Camperdown Street, E1 · Cardamom Building, SE1 · Carlisle Avenue, EC3N · Cartwright Street, E1 · Casson Street E.1, E1 · Casson Street, E1 · Cavendish Court, EC3A · Celia Blairman House, E1 · Central House, E1 · Chamber Street, E1 · Chambord Street, E2 · Chance Street, E1 · Charlotte Road, EC2A · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chicksand Street, E1 · Chilton Street, E2 · Christina Street, EC2A · Cleeve Workshops, E2 · Clothworkers Hall, EC3R · Club Row, E1 · Club Row, E2 · Cobb Street, E1 · Code Street, E1 · College East, E1 · Commercial Pier Wharf, SE16 · Commercial St, E1 · Commercial Street, E1 · Coney Way, SW8 · Cooper?s Row, EC3N · Coopers Row, EC3N · Copper Row, SE1 · Coppergate House, E1 · Corbet Place, E1 · Creechurch Lane, EC3A · Crescent, EC3N · Cresent, EC3N · Crispin Place, E1 · Crispin Street, E1 · Crofts Street, E1 · Crosswall, EC3N · Crucifix Lane, SE1 · Crutched Friars, EC3N · Cullum Street, EC3M · Curlew Street, SE1 · Curtain Place, EC2A · Curtain Road, EC2 · Curtain Road, EC2A · Curtan Road, EC2A · Cutler Street, E1 · Cutler Street, EC3A · Dereham Place, EC2A · Devonshire Row, EC2M · Devonshire Square, E1 · Devonshire Square, EC2M · Dorset Street, E1 · Dray Walk, E1 · Druid Street, SE1 · Drysdale Place, E2 · Drysdale Street, N1 · Dukes Place, EC3A · Dukes Place, EC3A · Dukes Place, EC3N · Dunster Court, EC3R · East Flank, SE18 · East Smithfield, E1W · East Smithfield, EC3N · East Tenter Street, E1 · Ebor Street, E1 · Elder Street, E1 · Exchange Arcade, EC2M · Exchange Square, EC2A · Exchange Square, EC2M · Fair Street, SE1 · Fairchild Place, EC2A · Fairchild Street, EC2A · Fashion Street, E1 · Fenchurch Avenue, EC3M · Fenchurch Buildings, EC3M · Fenchurch Place, EC3M · Fenchurch Street, EC3M · Flank Street, E1 · Fleur De Lis Street, E1 · Flockton Street, SE16 · Flower and Dean Street, E1 · Folgate Street, E1 · Fournier Street, E1 · French Place, E1 · Frying Pan Alley, E1 · Gainsford Street, SE1 · Garden Walk, EC2A · Gascoigne Place, E2 · Gatesborough Street, EC2A · George Street, E1 · Gibraltar Walk, E2 · Goldman Close, E2 · Goodman?s Yard, E1 · Goodmans Yard, E1 · Goring Street, EC3A · Gosset Street, E2 · Goulston Street, E1 · Granby Street, E2 · Gravel Lane, E1 · Great Eastern Street, EC2A · Great St Helens, EC3A · Great Tower Street, EC3R · Grimsby Street, E2 · Gun Street, E1 · Gunthorpe Street, E1 · Hanbury Street, E1 · Harp Lane, EC3R · Harrow Place, E1 · Hart Street, EC3R · Haydon Street, E1 · Haydon Street, EC3N · Hearn Street, EC2A · Heneage Lane, EC3A · Heneage Street, E1 · Hewett Street, EC2A · Holyrood Street, SE1 · Holywell Centre, EC2A · Holywell Lane, EC2A · Hooper Street, E1 · Hopetown Street, E1 · Horselydown Lane, SE1 · Houndsditch, EC3A · Hoxton Square, N1 · Hunton Street, E1 · Ibex House, EC3N · India Street, EC3N · Irongate House, EC3A · Ivory House, E1W · Jacob Street, SE1 · Jacob Street, SE16 · Jewry Street, EC3N · Kerbela Street, E2 · King John Court, EC2A · Kings Arms Court, E1 · Kirton Gardens, E2 · Lafone Street, SE1 · Lamb Street, E1 · Leadenhall Street, EC3A · Leman Street, E1 · Leyden Street, E1 · Library Square, E1 · Ligonier Street, E2 · Little Paternoster Row, E1 · Little Somerset Street, E1 · Lloyd?s Avenue, EC3N · Lloyds Avenue, EC3N · Lloyds Wharf, SE1 · Lolesworth Close, E1 · London Fruit Exchange, E1 · London Street, EC3R · Magdalen Street, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maguire Street, SE1 · Maguire, SE1 · Maltings Place, SE1 · Manningtree Street, E1 · Mansell Street, E1 · Mansell Street, EC3N · Mark Lane, EC3R · Marlow Workshops, E2 · Mews Street, E1W · Middlesex Street, E1 · Middlesex Street, EC3A · Mill Street, SE1 · Mincing Lane, EC3R · Minories, EC3N · Minories, EC3N · Minster Court, EC3R · Minsters Pavement, EC3A · Mitre Avenue, E17 · Mitre Square, EC3A · Mitre Street, EC3A · Monmouth House, E1 · Monthope Road, E1 · More London Place, SE1 · More London Riverside, SE1 · Morgans Lane, SE1 · Munster Court, SW6 · Muscovy Street, EC3R · Nantes Passage, E1 · New Concordia Wharf, SE1 · New Goulston Street, E1 · New Inn Broadway, EC2A · New Inn Square, EC2A · New Inn Street, EC2A · New Inn Yard, EC2A · New London Street, EC3R · New North Place, EC2A · New Street, EC2M · North Tenter Street, E1 · Norton Folgate, E1 · Norton Folgate, EC2M · Old Castle Street, E1 · Old Nichol Street, E2 · Osborn Street, E1 · Osborne Street, E1 · Osbourne Street, E1 · Padbury Court, E2 · Parliament Court, E1 · Pedley Street, E1 · Pepys Street, EC3N · Perseverance Works, E2 · Petty Wales, EC3N · Phipp Street, EC2A · Plough Yard, EC2A · Pomell Way, E1 · Portsoken Street, E1 · Potters Fields, SE1 · Prescot Street, E1 · Primrose Street, EC2A · Princelet Street, E1 · Printing House Yard, E2 · Providence Square, SE1 · Puma Court, E1 · Quaker Street, E1 · Queen Elizabeth Street, SE1 · Railway Arches, EC2A · Railway Arches, EC3N · Raven Wharf, SE1 · Ravey Street, EC2A · Redchurch Street, E2 · Rhoda Street, E2 · Rivington Place, EC2A · Rivington Street, EC2A · Rochelle Street, E2 · Rose Court, E1 · Royal Mint Court, EC3N · Royal Mint Place, E1 · Royal Mint Street, E1 · Rufus Street, N1 · Saint Katharine’s Way, E1W · Saint Katherine’s Way, E1W · Saint Mary Axe, EC3A · Sandy’s Row, E1 · Sandys Row, E1 · Saracen?s Head Yard, EC3N · Savage Gardens, EC3N · Scarborough Street, E1 · Sclater Street, E1 · Scotts Sufferance Wharfmill Street, SE1 · Scrutton Street, EC2A · Seething Lane, EC3N · Shacklewell Street, E2 · Shad Thames, E1W · Shad Thames, SE1 · Shand Street, SE1 · Shoreditch High Street, E1 · Shoreditch High Street, E8 · Shoreditch High Street, EC1V · Shoreditch High Street, EC2A · Shorter Street, E1 · Shorter Street, EC3N · Silwex House, E1 · Snowden Street, EC2A · South Tenter Street, E1 · Spellman Street, E1 · Spelman House, E1 · Spelman Street, E1 · Spital Square, E1 · Spital Street, E1 · Springalls Wharf Apartments, SE16 · St Botolph Street, EC3A · St Clare House, EC3N · St Clare Street, EC3N · St Helen?s Place, EC3A · St Helen’s Place, EC3A · St James’s Passage, EC3A · St James’s Place, EC3A · St Katharines Way, E1W · St Katharine’s Way, E1W · St Mark Street, E1 · St Mary Axe, EC3A · St. Botolph Street, EC3A · Staple Hall, EC3A · Star Place, E1W · Stone House Court, EC3A · Stoney Lane, E1 · Stothard Place, EC2M · Strype Street, E1 · Sugar Quay Walk, EC3N · Sugar Quay Walk, SE1 · Sun Street Passage, EC2A · Sunbury Workshops, E2 · Swan Court, SE1 · Swanfield Street, E2 · Tea Building, E1 · Tenter Ground, E1 · The Arcade, EC2M · The Arches, EC2A · The Circle, SE1 · The Queen?s Steps, EC3N · The Queen’s Steps, EC3N · The Tanneries, SE1 · Thrawl Street, E1 · Three Oak Lane, SE1 · Tooley Street, SE1 · Tower Bridge Approach, E1W · Tower Bridge Approach, EC3N · Tower Bridge Piazza, SE1 · Tower Bridge, E1W · Tower Bridge, SE1 · Tower Hill Terrace, EC3N · Tower Hill, EC3N · Tower Place West, EC3R · Tower Place, EC3R · Tower Walk, E1W · Toynbee Street, E1 · Trinity Square, EC3N · Turin Street, E2 · Turville Street, E2 · Undershaft, EC3P · Unity Wharf, SE1 · Victoria Avenue, EC2M · Victoria Yard, E1 · Vine Lane, SE1 · Vine Street, EC3N · Vintage Yard, SE1 · Virginia Road, E2 · Vogans Mill, SE1 · Weavers Lane, SE1 · Wentworth Street, E1 · West Tenter Street, E1 · Wheler Street, E1 · Whitby Street, E1 · White Church Lane, E1 · White Kennet Street, E1 · White Kennett Street, E1 · White Kennett Street, EC3A · Whitechapel High Street, E1 · Whites Grounds Estate, SE1 · Whites Grounds, SE1 · Whites Row, E1 · Whittington Avenue, EC3A · Widegate Street, E1 · Wilkes Street, E1 · Wolseley Street, SE1 · Woodseer Street, E1 · Worship Mews, EC2A · Wrestlers Court, EC3A ·
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Cole's map of Aldgate Ward (1754) FREE DOWNLOAD
Aldgate Ward with its divisions into Precincts and Parishes according to a new Survey 1754. B. Cole
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Central London, north east.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

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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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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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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
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."
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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.
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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
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