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Rossmore Road is not in Camden Town, it is in St Marylebone - I should know. I was born and raised there! If anyone wants a further information please post on here.

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Professor Green seen for first time since ’split from Fae Williams’


Professor Green seen for first time since ’split from Fae Williams’


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Arsene Wenger was Arsenal's great visionary who lost his magic touch
Wenger had a revolutionary impact at Arsenal but financial constraints meant his time turned sour

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsene-wenger-was-arsenals-great-visionary-who-lost-his-magic-touch-a3819561.html

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Accused killer tells court how girlfriend killed French nanny


Accused killer tells court how girlfriend killed French nanny


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Lords defeat EU Withdrawal Bill as peers vote in favour of customs union amendment
The vote marked the government's first defeat in the Lords over the bill.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/lords-defeat-eu-withdrawal-bill-as-peers-vote-in-favour-of-customs-union-amendment-a3817646.html

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Arsenal vs West Ham: Premier League prediction, preview, betting tips, odds, TV channel, live streaming online, start time, team news, line-ups, head to head
Arsenal vs West Ham | Premier League | Saturday, 1:30pm BST

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-vs-west-ham-premier-league-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-time-lineups-a3818496.html

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Dale Winton, Supermarket Sweep presenter, dies aged 62
Tributes paid to the "generous soul with a touch of naughty" who rose to fame hosting Supermarket Sweep.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-43818226

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Bournemouth 0 Manchester United 2: Romelu Lukaku downs Cherries as Paul Pogba impresses
Manchester United moved four points clear of Liverpool as goals from Romelu Lukaku and Chris Smalling beat Bournemouth on Wednesday.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/bournemouth-0-manchester-united-2-romelu-lukaku-downs-cherries-as-paul-pogba-impresses-a3817741.html

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UK 'ready to support' reform of anti-gay laws
Britain will help any Commonwealth country wanting to reform anti-gay laws, the Prime Minister said today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/uk-ready-to-support-reform-of-antigay-laws-a3816136.html

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EFL drop charges after AFC Wimbledon refused to use MK Dons' full name
The EFL has dropped charges against AFC Wimbledon stemming from when the club failed to recognise bitter rivals MK Dons by their correct name.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/efl-drop-charges-after-afc-wimbledon-refused-to-use-mk-dons-full-name-a3816506.html

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Stephen Lawrence 25 years on: ’It was the moment we lost trust in the system’
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https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2018/apr/16/stephen-lawrence-murder-documentary-asif-kapadia-duwayne-brooks

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West Ham vs Stoke City prediction and team news: Betting odds and tips, TV and live stream details for Premier League fixture
West Ham can take a giant step towards Premier League survival as they face relegation-threatened Stoke City on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/west-ham-vs-stoke-city-prediction-and-team-news-betting-odds-tips-tv-live-stream-details-for-premier-a3814561.html

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London stabbings: Two dead and one critical in three attacks
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-43781191

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Manchester United 0 West Brom 1: Manchester City are Premier League champions as Baggies shock Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford
Manchester United's shock 1-0 home defeat against West Brom saw Manchester City crowned Premier League champions on Sunday.

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VIEW THE MAYFAIR 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 MAYFAIR 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 MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE MAYFAIR AREA IN THE 1900s
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Mayfair

Mayfair (originally called The May Fair) is an area of central London, by the east edge of Hyde Park. Mayfair boasts some of the capital's most exclusive property of all types.

Mayfair is named after the annual fortnight-long May Fair that took place on the site that is Shepherd Market today. In 1764, the May Fair was banned at Shepherd Market because the well-to-do residents of the area disliked the fair's disorderliness, and it moved to Fair Field in Bow in the East End of London.

The district is now mainly commercial, with many former homes converted into offices for major corporations headquarters, embassies and also hedge funds and real estate businesses. There remains a substantial quantity of residential property as well as some exclusive shopping and London's largest concentration of luxury hotels and many restaurants. Rents are among the highest in London and the world.

The freehold of a large section of Mayfair also belongs to the Crown Estate.

The renown and prestige of Mayfair could have grown in the popular mind because it is the most expensive property on the British Monopoly set. Victor Watson, the head of Waddingtons at the time, and his secretary Marjory Phillips, chose the London place names for the British version — Ms Phillips apparently went for a walk around London to choose suitable sites.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
25 Park Lane:   25 Park Lane was the London residence of Sir Philip Sassoon.
Apsley House:   There is a rumour that the 1st Duke of Wellington insisted his post to his home, Apsley House, be addressed as Number One, London. It however was not due only to ego.
Apsley Way:   Apsley Way is the formal name for the pathway which runs under Wellington Arch.
Down Street :   Down Street, also known as Down Street (Mayfair), is a disused station on the London Underground, located in Mayfair.
Hyde Park Corner:   At the other end of Park Lane from Marble Arch, Hyde Park Corner has struck terror into many a learner driver.
InterContinental London:   InterContinental London Park Lane is a luxury 5-star hotel.
Mayfair:   Mayfair (originally called The May Fair) is an area of central London, by the east edge of Hyde Park. Mayfair boasts some of the capital's most exclusive property of all types.
Royal Aeronautical Society:   The Royal Aeronautical Society, also known as the RAeS, is a British-founded multidisciplinary professional institution dedicated to the global aerospace community.
Royal Artillery Memorial:   The Royal Artillery Memorial is a stone memorial at Hyde Park Corner, dedicated to the First World War casualties of the Royal Regiment of Artillery.
St Paul’s Church:   St Paul’s Church is an Anglican church of the Anglo-Catholic tradition located at 32a Wilton Place.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Shepherd Market:   Shepherd Market was described by Arthur Bingham Walkley in 1925 as one of the oddest incongruities in London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Adams Row, W1K · Albert Gate, SW1X · Aldford Street, W1K · Archibald Mews, W1K · Audley Square, W1K · Balfour Mews, W1K · Balfour Place, W1K · Berkeley Square, W1J · Bourdon Place, W1K · Bourdon Street, W1K · Bradbrook House, SW1X · Brick Street, W1J · Brooks Mews, W1K · Bruton Place, W1J · Bruton Street, W1J · Burlington Gardens, W1S · Carlos Place, W1K · Carrington Street, W1J · Charles Street, W1J · Chesterfield Gardens, W1J · Chesterfield Street, W1J · Clarges Mews, W1J · Culross Street, W1K · Curzon Square, W1K · Curzon Street, W1J · Deanery Street, W1K · Derby Street, W1J · Dorchester Ride, W1K · Down Street, W1J · Duke of Wellington Place, SW1X · Duplex Ride, SW1X · Farm Street, W1J · Fitzmaurice Place, W1J · Grosvenor Crescent Mews, SW1X · Grosvenor Crescent, SW1X · Grosvenor Cresent, SW1X · Grosvenor Hill, W1K · Grosvenor Square, W1K · Grosvenor Street, W1K · Half Moon Street, W1J · Hamilton Mews, W1J · Hamilton Place, W1J · Hays Mews, W1J · Hertford Street, W1J · Hill Street, W1J · Hyde Park Corner, W1J · Jones Street, W1K · Knightsbridge, SW1X · Lanesborough Place, SW1X · Lovers’ Walk, W1K · Market Mews, W1J · Mount Row, W1K · Mount Street Mews, W1K · Mount Street, W1 · Mount Street, W1K · Old Barrack Yard, SW1X · Old Park Lane, W1J · Park Lane, W1J · Park Lane, W1K · Park Street, W1K · Park Towers Hotel, SW1X · Park Towers, W1J · Parkside, SW1X · Pembroke Close, SW1X · Pitt’s Head Mews, W1J · Queen Street, W1J · Red Lion Yard, W1K · Reeves Mews, W1K · Rex Place, W1K · Sackville Street, W1S · Shepherd Market, W1J · Shepherd Street, W1J · South Audley Street, W1K · South Street, W1K · Stanhope Gate, W1K · Stanhope Row, W1J · Studio Place, SW1X · Tilney Street, W1K · Trebeck Street, W1J · Upper Grosvenor Street, W1K · Vigo Street, W1S · Waverton Street, W1J · White Horse Street, W1J · William Mews, SW1X · William Street, SW1X · Wilton Place, SW1X · Wilton Row, SW1X ·

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Central London, north west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, north west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Central London, south west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south west.
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.
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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.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

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."
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.
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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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