Mason Street, SE1

Road which has existed since the nineteenth century or before

 HOME  ·  ARTICLE  FULLSCREEN  STREETS  RECENT  BLOG  HELP  CONTACT 
54.81.254.212 Advanced
MAPPING YEAR:1750180018301860190019302018Fullscreen map
Road · Southwark · SE1 · Contributed by The Underground Map
August
13
2017



Mason Street is a road in the SE1 postcode area



ADD A STORY TO MASON STREET

Do you come from Mason Street, SE1, or know it well? Tell your story here.
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 Mason Street, SE1:
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.
Evelyn Johnson
Evelyn Johnson   
Added: 8 Dec 2017 23:23 GMT   
IP: 70.53.91.62
2:1:61318
Post by Evelyn Johnson: Sturgeon Road, SE17

I lived at 105 Sturgeon Road in 1956 went to st Paul’s church Lorrimore sqN8DvL

Melissa London
Melissa London   
Added: 2 Nov 2017 16:29 GMT   
IP: 217.63.200.50
2:2:61318
Post by Melissa London: Trafalgar Avenue, SE15

The ARP Report giving details of the damage caused by a V2 Rocket on the 14 February 1945:- This very serious Rocket Attack occurred when the V2 struck Waite Street and the junction of Trafalgar Avenue Following details obtained from Camberwell ARP records : A LRR penetrated a 3 storey houses at the SW angle of Trafalgar Av with Waite Street, forming a crater at ground level about 40 feet across by 10 foot deep. Blast caused the complete demolishing of 12 4 storey ’neo Greek’ type of terrace houses of poor construction erected about 90 years previously. Damage beyond repair to about 25 similar properties adjoining the crater and damage calling for first aid repairs to properties within a s radius of about 200 yards of the crater. Rescue operations were concerned with the release of 10 trapped casualties which were found by dogs. Initial

Message truncated Show whole message

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Jul 2018 21:40 GMT   
IP:
3:3:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Grenfell Tower fire: Man charged with fraud
Yonatan Eyob is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court at the end of the month.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44877658

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 18 Jul 2018 06:20 GMT   
IP:
3:4:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Harry and Meghan visit South Bank for Mandela exhibition
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visited the South Bank on Tuesday to view a new exhibition to mark the centenary of the birth of former South African president Nelson Mandela.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/2lxTDbUvO7c/9678

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Jul 2018 23:20 GMT   
IP:
3:5:61318
Post by LDNnews: Elephant and Castle
FA apologises after 'awarding' Chelsea star Willian for social media dig at Antonio Conte
The Football Association has issued an apology after its official FA Cup Twitter account posted an image originally by Chelsea forward Willian which appeared to mock Antonio Conte.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/fa-apologises-after-awarding-chelsea-star-willian-for-social-media-dig-at-antonio-conte-a3889711.html

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Jul 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
3:6:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Wanstead Flats fire: Crews still damping down scene of blaze
London Fire Brigade describes the blaze as the largest grass fire ever seen in the capital.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44858119

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 17 Jul 2018 04:00 GMT   
IP:
3:7:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Elephant & Castle: new shops approved at Perronet House garages
A proposal to create new shops facing the Elephant & Castle road junction - to accommodate some of the small businesses likely to be displaced by the shopping centre redevelopment - has been approved by Southwark’s planning committee.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/jKcclbqe5XU/9676

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 16 Jul 2018 20:00 GMT   
IP:
3:8:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Moment car drove into police officer
Dashcam footage shows a teenager ploughing into an officer, ramming him towards a roadside barrier.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-44838943

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 15 Jul 2018 21:40 GMT   
IP:
3:9:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Hospital asbestos ’a ticking time bomb’
The warning comes as BBC London reveals that 94% of hospitals in the city contain asbestos.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-40568558

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 14 Jul 2018 23:00 GMT   
IP:
3:10:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Eden Hazard: Chelsea forward says it ’might be time for something different’
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard says "it might be time to discover something different" after six "wonderful years" at the club.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/44832975

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 14 Jul 2018 06:30 GMT   
IP:
3:11:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Pictures: Waterloo Carnival celebrates 15th year
The Waterloo Carnival returned to Lower Marsh on Friday as the annual parade featuring younger and older members of the local community celebrated its 15th year.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/X9k4tUgFVq0/9674

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 13 Jul 2018 20:00 GMT   
IP:
3:12:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Four airports found to be failing disabled passengers
Gatwick, Stansted and Birmingham all need improvement, while Manchester remains poor, a survey says.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44807283

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 12 Jul 2018 21:20 GMT   
IP:
3:13:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
The dark side of the Natural History Museum
A new exhibition at the Natural History Museum will show visitors how animals survive in darkness.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44808355

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 12 Jul 2018 06:20 GMT   
IP:
3:14:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Salvation Army’s UK HQ to leave Elephant & Castle
The Salvation Army has announced plans to relocate its UK headquarters from the Elephant & Castle to new buildings next to its William Booth College at Denmark Hill.

http://feeds.london-se1.co.uk/~r/se1-news/~3/hMQX3VQYGRw/9672

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 11 Jul 2018 20:40 GMT   
IP:
3:15:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
World Cup 2018: Shows and concerts axed or altered due to England clash
All Saints and Jason Manford are among those gripped by football fever ahead of Wednesday’s match.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-44783588

LDNnews
LDNnews   
Added: 10 Jul 2018 19:00 GMT   
IP:
3:16:61318
Post by LDNnews: Borough
Are London’s buildings making the city warmer?
Architect Phil Coffey explains why we have to think about the spaces between buildings as the population grows.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44774515

VIEW THE SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK 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 SOUTHWARK AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Southwark

Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.

Southwark is on a previously marshy area south of the River Thames. Recent excavation has revealed prehistoric activity including evidence of early ploughing, burial mounds and ritual activity. The area was originally a series of islands in the River Thames. This formed the best place to bridge the Thames and the area became an important part of Londinium owing its importance to its position as the endpoint of the Roman London Bridge. Two Roman roads, Stane Street and Watling Street, met at Southwark in what is now Borough High Street.

At some point the Bridge fell or was pulled down. Southwark and the city seem to have become largely deserted during the Early Middle Ages. Archaeologically, evidence of settlement is replaced by a largely featureless soil called the Dark Earth which probably (although this is contested) represents an urban area abandoned.

Southwark appears to recover only during the time of King Alfred and his successors. Sometime in and around 886 AD the Bridge was rebuilt and the City and Southwark restored. Southwark was called ’Suddringa Geworc’ which means the ’defensive works of the men of Surrey’. It was probably fortified to defend the bridge and hence the re-emerging City of London to the north. This defensive role is highlighted by the use of the Bridge as a defense against King Swein, his son King Cnut and in 1066, against King William the Conqueror. He failed to force the Bridge during the Norman conquest of England, but Southwark was devastated.

Much of Southwark was originally owned by the church - the greatest reminder of monastic London is Southwark Cathedral, originally the priory of St Mary Overy.

During the Middle Ages, Southwark remained outside of the control of the City and was a haven for criminals and free traders, who would sell goods and conduct trades outside the regulation of the City Livery Companies. An important market - later to become known as the Borough Market - was established there some time in the 13th century. The area was renowned for its inns, especially The Tabard, from which Chaucer’s pilgrims set off on their journey in The Canterbury Tales.

After many decades’ petitioning, in 1550, Southwark was incorporated into the City of London as ’The Ward of Bridge Without’. It became the entertainment district for London, and it was also the red-light area. In 1599, William Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre was built on the South Bank in Southwark, though it burned down in 1613. A modern replica, also called the Globe, has been built near the original site. Southwark was also a favorite area for entertainment like bull and bear-baiting. There was also a famous fair in Southwark which took place near the Church of St. George the Martyr. William Hogarth depicted this fair in his engraving of Southwark Fair (1733).

In 1844 the railway reached Southwark with the opening of London Bridge station.

In 1861 the Great Fire of Southwark destroyed a large number of buildings between Tooley Street and the Thames, including those around Hays Wharf, where Hays Galleria was later built, and blocks to the west almost as far as St Olave’s Church.

In 1899 Southwark was incorporated along with Newington and Walworth into the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark, and in 1965 this was incorporated with the Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell and Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey into the London Borough of Southwark.

Southwark tube station was opened on 20 November 1999 as part of the Jubilee Line Extension.

The original plan for the Extension did not include a station between those at Waterloo and London Bridge; Southwark station was added after lobbying by the local council. Although it is close to Waterloo, not near the Bankside attractions it was intended to serve, and its only rail interchange is to London Waterloo East mainline station; the passenger usage matches those of other minor central stations. It does however get over double the traffic of nearby Borough station and around triple Lambeth North.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
1st Place Children and Parents’ Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Angel Oak Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Ark Globe Academy:   Academy sponsor led (All through) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Ark Walworth Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Beormund Primary School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Blackfriars Bridge railway station:   Blackfriars Bridge railway station was a railway station on the London, Chatham and Dover Railway (LC&DR). It was constructed in 1864 and, for six months, was the northern terminus for a line from Herne Hill via Loughborough Junction. It was part of a scheme by the company to extend into the City of London. It ceased to be the terminus when the line was extended across the River Thames to Ludgate Hill where a temporary station in New Bridge Street was opened on 21 December 1864.
Blackfriars Road railway station:   Blackfriars Road (Blackfriars Bridge) railway station was a station on Blackfriars Road in south London on the South Eastern Railway between Charing Cross and London Bridge stations. The former entrance under the railway bridge is still clearly marked.
Boutcher Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Burgess Park:   
City of London Academy (Southwark):   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Cobourg Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Coin Street Family & Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Grange Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Grove Children & Family Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Grove Children and Family Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Harris Academy Bermondsey:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Hopton's Almshouses:   Hopton Street has had almshouses since 1752.
Kintore Way Nursery School and Children’s Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
London Bridge:   London Bridge railway station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground complex in the London Borough of Southwark, occupying a large area on two levels immediately south-east of London Bridge.
London Christian School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
London Nautical School:   Foundation school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Michael Faraday School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Mudchute Kitchen Frizzante:   
Mudchute Park:   Mudchute Park and Farm is a large urban park and farm just south of Canary Wharf on the Isle of Dogs.
Mudchute Park and Farm:   
Phoenix Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Snowsfields Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Southwark:   Southwark is the area immediately south of London Bridge, opposite the City of London.
Spa School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.
St Saviour’s and St Olave’s Church of England School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Surrey Square Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Tate Modern:   Tate Modern is the most-visited modern art gallery in the world, with around 4.7 million visitors per year.
The From Boyhood To Manhood Foundation:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 21. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Ring:   The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.
Tower Bridge Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Townsend Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
University Academy of Engineering South Bank:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbey Gardens, SE1 · Abbey Street, SE1 · Abbots Lane, SE1 · Abercorn Way, SE1 · Aberdour Street, SE1 · Achilles Close, SE1 · Albany Road, SE17 · Albany Road, SE5 · Albridge Street, SE17 · Alice Street, SE1 · Alma Grove, SE1 · Alsace Road, SE17 · Alscot Road, SE1 · Alscot Way, SE1 · Alvey Street, SE17 · Anchor Terrace, SE1 · Angel Place, SE1 · Archie Street, SE1 · Avocet Close, SE1 · Avondale Pavement, SE1 · Avondale Square, SE1 · Aylesbury Road, SE17 · Bacon Grove, SE1 · Baden Place, SE1 · Bagshot Street, SE17 · Balaclava Road, SE1 · Balfour Street, SE17 · Bank End, SE1 · Bankside way, SE19 · Bankside, SE1 · Barge House Street, SE1 · Barham House, SE17 · Barlow Street, SE17 · Barnham Street, SE1 · Bartholomew Street, SE1 · Battle Bridge Lane, SE1 · Beaconsfield Road, SE17 · Beaconsfield Road, SE5 · Bear Gardens, SE1 · Beatrice Road, SE1 · Beckway Street, SE17 · Bedale Street, SE1 · Belvedere Building, SE1 · Bermondsey Square, SE1 · Bermondsey Street, SE1 · Betsham House, SE1 · Bevington Path, SE1 · Black Eagle Yard, SE1 · Black Swan Yard, SE1 · Blackfriars Bridge, SE1 · Blackfriars Road, BL8 · Blackwood Avenue, N18 · Bluelion Place, SE1 · Borough High Street, SE1 · Borough Market, SE1 · Brettell Street, SE17 · Brewery Square, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms Flyover, SE1 · Bricklayers Arms, SE1 · Bridge Houseborough High Stlondon Bridge, SE1 · Broadwall, SE1 · Brockham Street, SE1 · Brodie Street, SE1 · Brunswick Court, SE1 · Burcher Gale Grove, SE15 · Burge Street, SE1 · Bursar Street, SE1 · Burton Grove, SE17 · Bushbaby Close, SE1 · Bushwood Drive, SE1 · Butlers Colonial Wharf, SE1 · Buttermere Close, SE1 · Cadet Drive, SE1 · Calypso Crescent, SE15 · Canal Street, SE5 · Cardamom Building, SE1 · Cardinal Cap Alley, SE1 · Catesby Street, SE17 · Cathedral Street, SE1 · Chaloner Court, SE1 · Chapel Court, SE1 · Charlie Chaplin Walk, SE1 · Chartes House, SE1 · Chatham Street, SE17 · Chaucer Drive, SE1 · Chettle Close, SE1 · Chumleigh Street, SE5 · Churchyard Passage, SE5 · City Walk, SE1 · Clink St Studios, SE1 · Clink Street, SE1 · Cobourg Road Estate, SE5 · Cobourg Road, SE1 · Cobourg Road, SE5 · Cole Street, SE1 · Collingwood Street, SE1 · Comfort Street, SE15 · Commercial Pier Wharf, SE16 · Comus Place, SE17 · Congreve Street, SE17 · Coopers Road, SE1 · Copper Row, SE1 · Cottons Lane, SE1 · Counter Street, SE1 · Crail Row, SE17 · Crayford House, SE1 · Crimscott Street, SE1 · Crosby Row, SE1 · Crosslet Street, SE17 · Crucifix Lane, SE1 · Curlew Street, SE1 · Curtis Street, SE1 · Curtis Way, SE1 · Darwin Street, SE17 · Dawes House, SE17 · Dawes Street, SE17 · Dean’s Buildings, SE17 · Decima Street, SE1 · Depot Street, SE5 · Deverell Street, SE1 · Devon Mansions, SE1 · Dickens Square, SE1 · Dockhead, SE1 · Dolben Street, SE1 · Donato Drive, SE15 · Donato Drive, SE5 · Doon Street, SE1 · Druid Street, SE1 · Duchy Street, SE1 · Duke St Hill, SE1 · Duke Street Hill, SE1 · Dunsterville Way, SE1 · Dunton Road, SE1 · East Point, SE1 · East Street, SE17 · Edgar Wallace Close, SE15 · Edmund Street, SE5 · Elephant Castle Super Bowl, SE1 · Elsted Street, SE17 · Emerson Street, SE1 · Empire Square South, SE1 · English Grounds, SE1 · Equity Mews, W5 · Esmeralda Road, SE1 · Fair Street, SE1 · Falcon Point Piazza, SE1 · Fendall Street, SE1 · Fenning Street, SE1 · Flat Iron Square, SE1 · Flint Street, SE17 · Flinton Street, SE17 · Floors Lincoln House, SE1 · Fort Road, SE1 · Fortune Place, SE1 · Frank Mews, SE1 · Freemantle Street, SE17 · Gabriels Wharf, SE1 · Gainsford Street, SE1 · Gandolfi Street, SE15 · George Inn Yard, SE1 · Globe Street, SE1 · Grange House, SE1 · Grange Road, SE1 · Grange Walk, SE1 · Grange Yard, SE1 · Great Dover Street, SE1 · Great Guildford Business Square, SE1 · Great Maze Pond, SE1 · Green Dragon Court, SE1 · Green Walk, SE1 · Griggs Place, SE1 · Griggs Road, E10 · Guinness Court, SE1 · Guinness Square, SE1 · Hadlow House, SE17 · Hamlet Way, SE1 · Hankey Place, SE1 · Harbledown House, SE1 · Hardwidge Street, SE1 · Harmony Place, SE1 · Hartley Buildings, SE1 · Hatchers Mews, SE1 · Hay’s Lane, SE1 · Hays Galleria, SE1 · Hays Lane, SE1 · Hazel Way, SE1 · Hendre Road, SE1 · Henley Drive, SE1 · Henshaw Street, SE17 · Hillery Close, SE17 · Holland Street, SE1 · Holyrood Street, SE1 · Hopton Street, SE1 · Hopwood Road, SE17 · Horselydown Lane, SE1 · Humphrey Street, SE1 · Hunter Close, SE1 · Invicta Plaza, SE1 · Inville Road, SE17 · Jacob Street, SE1 · Jamaica Road, SE1 · Joan Street, SE1 · John Maurice Close, SE17 · Joiner Street, SE1 · Kentish Buildings, SE1 · Kinglake Street, SE17 · Kings Head Yard, SE1 · Kintore Way, SE1 · Kipling Street, SE1 · Kirby Grove, SE1 · Kotree way, SE1 · Lafone Street, SE1 · Lamb Walk, SE1 · Lansdowne Place, SE1 · Larnaca Works, SE1 · Law Street, SE1 · Leathermarket Court, SE1 · Leathermarket Court, SE1P · Leathermarket Street, SE1 · Leroy Street, SE1 · Lloyds Wharf, SE1 · Lockyer Estate, SE1 · Loncroft Road, SE5 · London Bridge Street, SE1 · London Bridge Walk, SE1 · London Bridge, EC4R · London Bridge, SE1 · Long Lane, SE1 · Long Walk, SE1 · Longfellow Way, SE1 · Longhope Close, SE15 · Longley Street, SE1 · Lovegrove Street, SE1 · Lower Road, SE1 · Lynbrook Grove, SE15 · Lynton Road, SE1 · Lytham Street, SE17 · Madron Street, SE1 · Madron Street, SE17 · Magdalen Street, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maggie Blake’s Cause, SE1 · Maguire Street, SE1 · Maguire, SE1 · Maiden Lane, SE1 · Maidstone Buildings Mews, SE1 · Maltby Street, SE1 · Maltings Place, SE1 · Manciple Street, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE1 · Mandela Way, SE16 · Mandela Way, SE1P · Mansell Street, EC3N · Marcia Road, SE1 · Market Yard Mews, SE1 · Marlborough Grove, SE1 · Mason Close, SE1 · Mason Street, SE1 · Massinger Street, SE17 · Meakin Estate, SE1 · Melior Place, SE1 · Melior Street, SE1 · Mermaid Court, SE1 · Merrick Square, SE1 · Merrow Street, SE17 · Merrow Walk, SE17 · Middle Yard, SE1 · Mill Street, SE1 · Milroy Walk, SE1 · Mina Road, SE17 · Minnow Walk, SE17 · Monnow Road, SE1 · Montague Close, SE1 · Montague Close, SW1P · More London Place, SE1 · More London Riverside, SE1 · Morgans Lane, SE1 · Morocco Street, SE1 · Mulvaney Way, SE1 · Nebraska Street, SE1 · Neckinger Street, SE1 · New Church Road, SE5 · New Concordia Wharf, SE1 · New Globe Walk, SE1 · New Kent Road, SE1 · Newcomen Street, SE1 · Newent Close, SE15 · Newhams Row, SE1 · Newington Court, SE1 · Nicholson Street, SE1 · Old Kent Road, SE14 · Olmar Street, SE1 · Orb Street, SE17 · Ossory Road, SE1 · Otford House, SE1 · Oxford Drive, SE1 · Oxley Close, SE1 · Oxo Tower Wharf Barge House Street, SE1 · Oystergate Walk, SE1 · Pages Walk, SE1 · Pardoner Street, SE1 · Park Street, SE1 · Parkers Row, SE1 · Parkhouse Street, SE5 · Pearse Street, SE15 · Perkins Square, SE1 · Phelp Street, SE17 · Phoenix Wharf Road, SE1 · Pickfords Wharf, SE1 · Pilgrimage Street, SE1 · Plantain Place, SE1 · Pope Street, SE1 · Porlock Street, SE1 · Porter Street, SE1 · Portland Street, SE17 · Potters Fields, SE1 · Prioress Street, SE1 · Providence Square, SE1 · Quadrangle Close, SE1 · Quastels House, SE1 · Queen Elizabeth Street, SE1 · Queen’s Head Yard, SE1 · Radcliffe Road, SE1 · Railway Approach, SE1 · Raven Wharf, SE1 · Reverdy Road, SE1 · Rich Industrial Estate, SE1 · Riley Road, SE1 · Riverside Walk, SE1 · Rodney Road, SE17 · Roland Way, SE17 · Rolls Road, SE1 · Rope Walk, SE1 · Rose Alley, SE1 · Rothsay Street, SE1 · Rowcross Street, SE1 · Royal Oak Yard, SE1 · Saint Thomas Street, SE1 · Scoresby Street, SE1 · Scotts Sufferance Wharfmill Street, SE1 · Searles Road, SE1 · Sears Street, SE5 · Secker Street, SE1 · Sedan Way, SE17 · Setchell Road, SE1 · Setchell Way, SE1 · Shad Thames, E1W · Shad Thames, SE1 · Shand Street, SE1 · Shipwright Yard, SE1 · Shopping Centre, SE1 · Shorncliffe Road, SE5 · Shorter Street, E1 · Shorter Street, EC3N · Simms Road, SE1 · Six Bridges Trading Estate, SE1 · Snowsfields, SE1 · Soho Wharf, SE1 · Sondes Street, SE17 · South Bank, SE1 · Southwalk Street, SE1 · Southwark Street, SE1 · Spurgeon Street, SE1 · St Georges Way, SE5 · St Jamess Road, SE1 · St Jamess Road, SE16 · St Thomas Street, SE1 · St. Thomas Street, SE1 · Stainer Street, SE1 · Stamford Street, SE1 · Stanford Place, SE17 · Stanworth Street, SE1 · Staple Street, SE1 · Stead Street, SE17 · Sterry Street, SE1 · Stevens Street, SE1 · Stoney Street, SE1 · Strathnairn Street, SE1 · Studios, N17 · Sugar Quay Walk, EC3N · Sugar Quay Walk, SE1 · Sumner Street, SE1 · Surrey Square, SE17 · Swan Court, SE1 · Swan Street, SE1 · Sweeney Crescent, SE1 · Swift Court, SE1 · Tabard Street, SE1 · Talbot Yard, SE1 · Tanner Street, SE1 · Taplow, SE17 · Tatum Street, SE17 · Tennis Street, SE1 · The Circle, SE1 · The Globe Rope Walk, E14 · The Grain Stores, SE1 · The Grange, SE1 · The Jam Factory, SE1 · The Leather Market, SE1 · The Leathermarket, SE1 · The Mews, SE1 · The School House, SE1 · The Tanneries, SE1 · The Terrace, SE1 · Theobald Street, SE1 · Thomas Lane Car Park, SE6 · Thorburn Square, SE1 · Thrale Street, SE1 · Three Crown Square Borough Market, SE1 · Three Oak Lane, SE1 · Thurlow Street, SE17 · Thurlow Walk, SE17 · Tisdall Place, SE17 · Tooley Street, SE1 · Tower Bridge Piazza, SE1 · Tower Bridge Road, SE1 · Tower Bridge, SE1 · Tower Workshops, SE1 · Townsend Street, SE17 · Trafalgar Street, SE17 · Trinity Church Square, SE1 · Trinity Street, SE1 · Tulip House, SE1 · Tyers Gate, SE1 · Unity Wharf, SE1 · Upnor Way, SE17 · Upper Ground, SE1 · Villa Street, SE17 · Vine Lane, SE1 · Vintage Yard, SE1 · Vogans Mill, SE1 · Wadding Street, SE17 · Wade House, SE16 · Watling Street, SE15 · Weavers Lane, SE1 · Webb Street, SE1 · Wells Way, SE5 · Weston Street, SE1 · White Hart Yard, SE1 · Whites Grounds Estate, SE1 · Whites Grounds, SE1 · Wild’s Rents, SE1 · Wilds Rents, SE1 · Willow Walk, SE1 · Winchester Square, SE1 · Winchester Walk, SE1 · Wingrave, SE17 · Wood’s Place, SE1 · Wooler Street, SE17 · Zoar Street, SE1 ·
Print-friendly version of this page

What is Mason Street, SE1 like as a place to live?

Data from placeilive.com/

Links

Borough
Facebook Page
London Bridge
Facebook Page
Ideal Homes
A history of South East London's suburbs
Hidden London
Histor­ically inclined look at the capital’s obscure attractions
Edith’s Streets
A wander through London, street by street
Londonist
All-encompassing website
British History Online
Digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources.
Time Out
Listings magazine

Maps


Central London, south east (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south 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.