Canrobert Street, E2

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Post by Jan: Kerbela Street, E2

My grandparents lived in Kerbela Street many years ago when they were terraced houses. My memory of the street is one long street with these strange wrought iron things outside - which I now know as boot scrapers. The house inside was fairly large, but I was a child. Loo was outside. Shame they knocked the terraces down and build a huge housing estate, but that?s progress I suppose. Does anyone know the origin of the name Kerbela?

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The exhibit in London looks at the life and legacy of King Ashurbanipal - the last great ruler of the Assyrian Empire - during his reign in seventh century BC Iraq.


The exhibit in London looks at the life and legacy of King Ashurbanipal - the last great ruler of the Assyrian Empire - during his reign in seventh century BC Iraq.


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Amazon plans to scrap over-sized boxes using up half of space in delivery vans
The largest supplier of boxes to Amazon plans to end the problem of over-sized packaging.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/techandgadgets/amazon-plans-to-scrap-oversized-boxes-using-up-half-of-space-in-delivery-vans-a3866361.html

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England patience pays off as they pass first World Cup 2018 test with flying colours
World Cup LIVE | Latest news and updates from Russia 2018

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/england-patience-pays-off-as-they-pass-first-world-cup-2018-test-with-flying-colours-a3866356.html

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Westminster council accused of playing politics over bike route
Westminster council accused of playing politics over bike route

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2018/jun/18/westminster-council-accused-of-playing-politics-over-bike-route

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Horrified M25 drivers forced to swerve out the way after dogs thrown onto 60mph moving traffic
One of the animals was killed instantly.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/horrified-m25-drivers-forced-to-swerve-out-the-way-after-dogs-are-thrown-onto-60mph-moving-traffic-a3865816.html

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https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/first-look-at-new-piccadilly-line-trains-with-tfl-set-to-sign-15bn-contract-a3865501.html

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Tory MP who blocked upskirting law speaks out against wave of criticism he received and insists he is against 'vulgar' law
The Tory MP who blocked a bill in Parliament that would have made upskirting a criminal offence has spoken out against the criticism he has received and said he has been scapegoated.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/tory-mp-who-blocked-upskirting-law-speaks-out-against-wave-of-criticism-he-received-and-insists-he-a3864951.html

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Germany vs Mexico: World Cup 2018 prediction, betting tips, odds, kick-off time, team news and line-ups, what TV channel, live stream online, head to head
Germany vs Mexico | World Cup 2018, Group F | Luzhniki Stadium

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/germany-vs-mexico-world-cup-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-time-lineups-a3864821.html

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Lewisham East by-election result: Labour's Janet Daby wins with dramatically reduced majority
Labour’s newest MP said she would oppose a hard Brexit as her party saw its majority dramatically cut in the Lewisham East by-election.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/lewisham-east-byelection-result-labours-janet-daby-wins-with-dramatically-reduced-majority-a3863626.html

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Post by LDNnews: Bethnal Green
Egypt vs Uruguay: World Cup 2018 prediction, betting tips, odds, TV channel, live stream online, start time, squads, head to head, Group A fixture schedule
Egypt vs Uruguay | World Cup 2018, Group A | Friday, June 15 | Ekaterinburg Arena

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/egypt-vs-uruguay-world-cup-2018-prediction-tv-live-stream-online-betting-tips-odds-time-lineups-a3863586.html

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A 72-second silence took place across the UK to remember the 72 dead, and landmarks across the capital were illuminated in green as a mark of respect Continue reading...
A 72-second silence took place across the UK to remember the 72 dead, and landmarks across the capital were illuminated in green as a mark of respect Continue reading...

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2018/jun/14/grenfell-tower-memorial-fire-victims-in-pictures

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Grenfell bereaved mark fire’s anniversary with emotional vigil
Grenfell bereaved mark fire’s anniversary with emotional vigil

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/jun/14/grenfell-tower-fire-anniversary-emotional-vigil

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Famous Paddington Bear statue stolen from Portobello Road shop
A Paddington Bear statue popular with tourists and children in Portobello Road has been swiped by thieves in broad daylight.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/famous-paddington-bear-statue-stolen-from-portobello-road-shop-a3862736.html

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Fifa World Cup 2018 Group F guide: Germany, Mexico, Sweden, South Korea - table, predictions, betting tips/odds, draws, fixtures, teams, squads, results, permutations, TV channel, schedule
World champions Germany begin their World Cup defence in Russia with an intriguing Group F draw against Mexico, Sweden and South Korea.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/worldcup/world-cup-2018-group-f-guide-germany-mexico-sweden-south-korea-predictions-betting-tips-odds-tv-a3862101.html

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Entire Scottish National Party storms out of PMQs in Brexit Row
Scottish nationalists staged a walkout of the House of Commons today after their leader was kicked out in a row over Brexit.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/entire-scottish-national-party-storms-out-of-pmqs-in-brexit-row-a3862126.html

VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE BETHNAL GREEN AREA IN THE 1900s
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Bethnal Green

Bethnal Green - a happy corner

Bethnal Green is located 3.3 miles northeast of Charing Cross, It was historically an agrarian hamlet in the ancient parish of Stepney, Middlesex.

The name Blithehale or Blythenhale, the earliest form of Bethnal Green, is derived from the Anglo-Saxon healh ('angle, nook, or corner') and blithe ('happy, blithe').

Following population increases caused by the expansion of London during the 18th century, it was split off as the parish of Bethnal Green in 1743, becoming part of the Metropolis in 1855 and the County of London in 1889. The parish became the Metropolitan Borough of Bethnal Green in 1900 and the population peaked in 1901, entering a period of steady decline which lasted until 1981. Bethnal Green has formed part of Greater London since 1965.

The economic history of Bethnal Green is characterised by a shift away from agricultural provision for the City of London to market gardening, weaving and light industry, which has now all but disappeared.

By about 1860 Bethnal Green was mainly full of tumbledown old buildings with many families living in each house. By the end of the century, Bethnal Green was one of the poorest slums in London. Jack the Ripper operated at the western end of Bethnal Green and in neighbouring Whitechapel. In 1900, the Old Nichol Street Rookery was demolished, and the Boundary Estate opened on the site near the boundary with Shoreditch. This was the world's first council housing. The quality of the built environment was radically reformed by the aerial bombardment of World War II and the subsequent social housing developments.

Bethnal Green has a tube station on the Central Line of the London Underground. The station was opened as part of the long planned Central Line eastern extension on 4 December 1946; before that it was used as an air-raid shelter. On 3 March 1943, 173 people were killed in a crush while attempting to enter the shelter.

The station is an example of the New Works Programme 1935 - 1940 style adopted by London Transport for its new tube stations. Extensive use is made of pale yellow tiling, originally manufactured by Poole Pottery. The finishes include relief tiles, showing symbols of London and the area served by the London Passenger Transport Board, designed by Harold Stabler. The station entrances, all in the form of subway access staircases to the subterranean ticket hall, all show the design influences of Charles Holden, the consulting architect for London Transport at this time.



LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bangabandhu Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Bethnal Green:   Bethnal Green - a happy corner
Bonner Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
Cambridge Heath:   Cambridge Heath is a district in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The earliest recorded use of the name is as Camprichthesheth in 1275.
Darul Hadis Latifiah:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 20. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
East India:   This is a children’s centre.
Elizabeth Selby Infants’ School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Globe Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Hague Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Lawdale Junior School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
Meath Gardens Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Morpeth School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Oaklands School:   Community school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Rachel Keeling Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Raine’s Foundation School:   Voluntary aided school (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
William Davis Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Ainsley Street, E2 · Bacon Street, E2 · Bethnal Green Estate, E2 · Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Birkbeck Street, E2 · Blythe Street, E2 · Bonner Street, E2 · Braintree Street, E2 · Brierly Gardens, E2 · Buckfast Street, E2 · Bullards Place, E2 · Cambridge Crescent, E2 · Cambridge Heath Road, E2 · Canrobert Street, E2 · Centre Street, E2 · Cheshire Street, E2 · Chilton Street, E2 · City View House, E2 · Clare Street, E2 · Claredale Street, E2 · Clarkson Street, E2 · Coate Street, E2 · Code Street, E1 · Colts Lagreenheath Business Centre, E2 · Corfield Street, E2 · Cornwall Avenue, E2 · Coventry Road, E2 · Cranbrook Street, E2 · Crown Works, E2 · Cyprus Street, E2 · Delta Street, E2 · Derbyshire Street, E2 · Digby Street, E2 · Dinmont Street, E2 · Dunbridge Street, E2 · Ellsworth Street, E2 · Emma Street, E2 · Emma Street, E8 · Florida Street, E2 · Gales Gardens, E2 · Gawber Street, E2 · Glass Street, E2 · Globe Road, E2 · Goldman Close, E2 · Goldsmiths Row, E2 · Granby Street, E2 · Greenheath Business Centre, E2 · Grimsby Street, E2 · Gwilym Maries House, E2 · Hadleigh Street, E2 · Hadrian Estate, E2 · Hague Street, E2 · Hare Row, E2 · Helen’s Place, E2 · Herald Street, E2 · Hereford Street, E2 · Hollybush Gardens, E2 · Hollybush Place, E2 · Ivimey Street, E2 · Jersey Street, E2 · Kay Street, E2 · Kelsey Street, E2 · Kerbela Street, E2 · Malcolm Place, E2 · Mansford Street, E2 · Mape Street, E2 · Maple Street, E2 · Marian Place, E2 · Meath Bridge, E1 · Meath Bridge, E3 · Meath Crescent, E2 · Menotti Street, E2 · Middleton Street, E2 · Millennium Place, E2 · Minerva Street, E2 · Morpeth Street, E2 · Nant Street, E2 · Nelson Gardens, E2 · Old Bethnal Green Road, E2 · Palmers Road, E2 · Paradise Row, E2 · Patriot Square, E2 · Peary Place, E2 · Pollard Row, E2 · Pollard Street, E2 · Portman Place, E2 · Pott Street, E2 · Poyser Street, E2 · Pritchards Road, E2 · Pundersons Gardens, E2 · Railway Arches, E2 · Ramsey Street, E2 · Roberta Street, E2 · Roger Dowley Close, E2 · Royston Street, E2 · Rushmead, E2 · Sale Street, E2 · Sceptre Road, E2 · Silk Weaver Way, E2 · Smart Street, E2 · Squirries Street, E2 · St Judes Road, E2 · St Matthews Row, E2 · St. Peter’s Avenue, E11 · St. Peter’s Close, E2 · Stockton House, E2 · Sugar Loaf Walk, E2 · Teale Street, E2 · Teesdale Yard, E2 · Temple Street, E2 · Temple Yard, E2 · The Oval, E2 · Three Colts Corner, E2 · Three Colts Lane, E1 · Three Colts Lane, E2 · Treadway Street, E2 · Turin Street, E2 · Union Walk Railway Arches, E2 · Vallance Road, E2 · Viaduct Place, E2 · Viaduct Street, E2 · Voss Street, E2 · Walter Street, E2 · Warley Street, RM14 · Wear Place, E2 · Wellington Row, E2 · Welwyn Street, E2 · Wessex Street, E2 · Wilmot Street, E2 · Winkley Street, E2 · Witan Street, E2 · Wood Close, E2 · Zander Court, E2 ·

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

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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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 from 1921.
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