Saint John’s Square, EC1V

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Man threatened at gunpoint while trying to fill cash machine

A man was threatened with a gun whilst trying to fill up an ATM machine with cash.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16239037.Man_threatened_at_gunpoint_while_trying_to_fill_cash_machine/?ref=rss

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Video: Kids caught ’spitting’ at people as they use canvas cover as a ’bouncy castle’

Two people have been caught on camera "spitting" at pedestrians as they sit atop a canvas cover in Wallington.


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Talented 12-year-old from Ham is a Young Songwriter 2018 finalist
A young musician’s talent has been recognised in an international songwriting contest.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16239187.Talented_12-year-old_from_Ham_is_a_Young_Songwriter_2018_finalist/?ref=rss

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Incident in Penge café was not an acid attack say police

Police were called to a café in Penge after "warm water" was thrown during an argument.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16239102.Incident_in_Penge_caf___was_not_an_acid_attack_say_police/?ref=rss

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Arsenal news LIVE: Next manager latest with Unai Emery set for talks
Former Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta is putting together his final plans as he prepares to succeed Arsene Wenger.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/arsenal-news-live-next-manager-latest-with-mikel-arteta-the-favourite-as-unai-emery-is-also-linked-a3844111.html

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Great Northern, Southern and Thameslink trains cancelled
Govia Thameslink Railway blames "logistical reasons" for disruption on its services.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-44188947

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Mitcham stabbing: Man in his 20s killed
A man, thought to be in his 20s, has been killed in Mitcham after he was stabbed multiple times.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44188255

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Live updates after fire in a Beckenham restaurant

The London Fire Brigade has been called to a restaurant in Beckenham. The cellar of Toby Carvery Eden Park is believed to be on fire.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16237155.Live_updates_after_fire_in_a_Beckenham_restaurant/?ref=rss

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Charity groups get text alerts and schedule of free food from major supermarket

A major supermarket chain will donate food that would otherwise go to waste to charities and community groups as part of a country-wide initiative.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16236480.Charity_groups_get_text_alerts_and_schedule_of_free_food_from_major_supermarket/?ref=rss

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Politician speaks out against LGBTQ+ abuse

A London Assembly member has spoken out against the violence and discrimination experienced by the LGBTQ+ community in his area.


http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16236031.Politician_speaks_out_against_LGBTQ__abuse/?ref=rss

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FA Cup glory offers Antonio Conte sweet Chelsea send-off as Jose Mourinho faces awkward summer at Manchester United
Eden Hazard fired Chelsea to FA Cup glory against Manchester United as Antonio Conte’s expected farewell ended with a memorable triumph against old foe Jose Mourinho.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/fa-cup-chelsea-manchester-united-conte-sweet-sendoff-mourinho-awkward-summer-a3843661.html

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Paracanoe World Cup: Emma Wiggs beats GB team-mate Charlotte Henshaw to claim second gold
Emma Wiggs wins her second gold of the Paracanoe Sprint World Cup in Hungary as Great Britain finish the event with six medals.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/44184269

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Sinkhole appears in Surbiton Crescent - cause under investigation
A sinkhole has appeared in Surbiton Crescent, and investigations into what caused it are ongoing.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16236347.Sinkhole_appears_in_Surbiton_Crescent_-_cause_under_investigation/?ref=rss

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Former Shirley student signs new deal with Leeds United
A former Shirley school student has continued his rise in the footballing world.

http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/16236409.Former_Shirley_student_signs_new_deal_with_Leeds_United/?ref=rss

VIEW THE FINSBURY AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE FINSBURY AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE FINSBURY AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE FINSBURY AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE FINSBURY AREA IN THE 1900s
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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Central School of Ballet:   Central School of Ballet is a classical ballet school based in London, with students from countries all over the world.
Clerkenwell:   Clerkenwell was once known as London's Little Italy because of the large number of Italians living in the area from the 1850s until the 1960s.
Ely Place, EC1N:   Ely Place is a gated road at the southern tip of the London Borough of Camden.
Exmouth Market:   Exmouth Market is an outdoor street market of 32 stalls.
Farringdon:   Farringdon station - the terminus for the very first underground railway in 1863 - is a London Underground and National Rail station in Clerkenwell, just north of the City of London in the London Borough of Islington. It will change significantly when it becomes an important interchange station between the two largest transport infrastructure programmes currently under way in London, the Thameslink Programme and Crossrail, both of which are scheduled for completion in 2018.
Hicks Hall:   Hicks Hall (1611 - 1778) was a building in St John Street, Clerkenwell, London.
Maison Novelli:   Maison Novelli was a restaurant in Clerkenwell, Central London, located opposite the Old Session House.
Middlesex Sessions House:   The Former Middlesex Session(s) House or the Old Sessions House is a large building on Clerkenwell Green.
Museum of the Order of St John:   The Museum of the Order of St John in Clerkenwell, London, tells the story of the Venerable Order of Saint John.
New River Head:   The New River Head is an area of great historic interest, having been in continuous use for the provision of fresh public water since the early 17th century.
Smithfield, London:   Smithfield is a locality in the ward of Farringdon Without situated at the City of London’s northwest in central London, England.
Spa Fields Park:   
St Etheldreda’s Church:   St Etheldreda’s Church is in Ely Place, off Charterhouse Street in Holborn, London.
St John Clerkenwell:   St John Clerkenwell is a former parish church in Clerkenwell, now used as the chapel of the modern Order of St John.
St John’s Gate, Clerkenwell:   St John’s Gate is one of the few tangible remains from Clerkenwell’s monastic past; it was built in 1504 by Prior Thomas Docwra as the south entrance to the inner precinct of Clerkenwell Priory, the priory of the Knights of Saint John - the Knights Hospitallers.
St John's Gate:   St John's Gate is one of the few tangible remains from Clerkenwell's monastic past.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Agdon Street, EC1V · Albemarle Way, EC1V · Albion Courtyard, EC1M · Albion Place, EC1M · Amwell Street, EC1R · Ashby Street, EC1V · Attneave Street, EC1R · Aylesbury Street, EC1R · Bartholomew Passage, EC1A · Bartholomew Place, EC1A · Benjamin Street, EC1M · Berry Place, EC1V · Berry Street, EC1M · Berry Street, EC1V · Bleeding Heart Yard, EC1N · Bowlin, EC1R · Bowling Green Lane, EC1R · Brewery Square, EC1V · Brewhouse Yard, EC1V · Briset Street, EC1M · Britton Street, EC1M · Broad Yard, EC1M · Brownlow Mews, WC1N · Buildings, EC1R · Calthorpe Street, WC1X · Central Markets, EC1A · Central Markets, EC1M · Charterhouse Bldgs, EC1M · Charterhouse Mews, EC1M · Charterhouse Square, EC1M · Charterhouse Street, EC1A · Charterhouse Street, EC1M · Charterhouse Street, EC1N · Clerkenwell Close, EC1R · Clerkenwell Green, EC1R · Clerkenwell Greennorth Holborn, EC1R · Clerkenwell Road, EC1M · Cloth Fair, EC1A · Compton Street, EC1V · Cornwell House, EC1R · Corporation Row, EC1R · Cowcross Street, EC1 · Cowcross Street, EC1M · Cubitt Street, WC1X · Cyrus Street, EC1V · Dallington Street, EC1V · Davina House, EC1V · Eagle Court, EC1M · East Central Markets, EC1A · East Market Building, EC1A · East Poultrey Avenue, EC1A · East Poultry Avenue, EC1A · Easton Street, WC1X · Elm Street, WC1X · Ely Court, EC1N · Ely Place, EC1N · Exmouth Market, EC1R · Farringdon Lane, EC1R · Farringdon Road, EC1M · Farringdon Road, EC1R · Faulkners Alley, EC1M · Finsbury Estate, EC1R · Fleet Square, WC1X · Frederick Street, WC1X · Gard Street, EC1V · Gate House, EC1M · Gloucester Way, EC1R · Goswell Road, EC1V · Gough Street, WC1X · Grand Avenue, EC1A · Granville Square, WC1X · Granville Street, WC1X · Grays Inn Road, N1 · Grays Inn Road, WC1X · Grays Inn, WC1X · Great Sutton Street, EC1V · Greenhills Rents, EC1M · Greville St Hatton Garden, EC1N · Greville Street, EC1N · Grimthorpe House, EC1V · Hardwick Street, EC1R · Hatton Garden, EC1N · Hatton Place, EC1N · Hayne Street, EC1A · Haywards Place, EC1R · Heton Gardens, NW4 · Holsworthy Square, WC1X · Jerusalem Passage, EC1V · Joseph Close, N4 · Joseph Trotter Close, EC1R · King’s Cross Road, WC1X · Kinghorn Street, EC1A · Kings Cross Road, WC1X · Kingsway Place, EC1R · Kirby Street, EC1N · Langton Close, WC1X · Lindsey Street, EC1A · Lloyd Baker Street, WC1X · Lloyd Square, WC1X · Lloyd Street, WC1X · Lloyds Row, EC1R · London Central Markets, EC1A · Long Lane, EC1A · Long Lane, EC1M · Macclesfield Road, EC1V · Malta Street, EC1V · Manningford Close, EC1V · Margery Street, WC1X · Masons Place, EC1V · Meredith Street, EC1R · Mora Street, EC1V · Moreland Street, EC1V · Mount Pleasant, WC1X · Mount Plesant, WC1X · Myddelton Passage, EC1R · Myddelton Street, EC1R · Naoroji Street, WC1X · Newington Close, EC1R · Northampton Road, EC1R · Northampton Square, EC1V · Northburgh Street, EC1V · Pakenham Street, WC1X · Pardon Street, EC1V · Passing Alley, EC1M · Paton Street, EC1V · Pear Tree Court, EC1R · Penny Bank Chambers, EC1M · Pensioners Court The Charterhouse, EC1M · Percival Street, EC1V · Percy Circus, WC1X · Peters Lane, EC1M · Phoenix Place, EC3N · Phoenix Place, WC1X · Pine Street, EC1R · Pooles Buildings, EC1R · Preachers Court The Charterhouse, EC1M · Prideaux Place, WC1X · Rawstorne Place, EC1V · Rawstorne Street, EC1V · Ray Street, EC1R · River Street, EC1R · Rosebery Avenue, EC1 · Rosebery Avenue, EC1R · Rosebery Court, EC1R · Rosebery Square, EC1R · Rosoman Place, EC1R · Rosoman Street, EC1R · Saffron Hill, EC1N · Saint Cross Street, EC1N · Saint John Street, EC1M · Saint John Street, EC1V · Saint John’s Lane, EC1M · Saint John’s Square, EC1V · Sans Walk, EC1R · Sans Works, EC1R · Scotswood Street, EC1R · Sebastian Street, EC1V · Sekforde Court, EC1V · Sekforde Street, EC1R · Skinner Street, EC1R · Smithfield Street, EC1A · Smokehouse Yard, EC1M · Spafield Street, EC1R · Spencer Street, EC1V · St Cross Street, EC1M · St Cross Street, EC1N · St Jamess Walk, EC1R · St John Street, EC1M · St John Street, EC1V · St Johns House, EC1V · St Johns Lane, EC1M · St Johns Path, EC1M · St Johns Place, EC1M · St Johns Square, EC1M · St Johns Square, EC1V · St John’s Gate, EC1M · St. Helena Street, WC1X · St. John Street, EC1R · St. John Street, EC1V · Sutton Lane, EC1M · Sutton Road, EC1M · The Charterhouse, EC1M · The Horseshoe Path, WC1B · Tompion House, EC1V · Tompion Street, EC1V · Turnmill Street, EC1M · Tysoe Street, EC1R · Vestry House, EC1A · Wakley Street, EC1V · Wells Square, WC1X · West Market Building, EC1A · West Smithfield, EC1A · Wharton Street, WC1X · Wilmington Square, WC1X · Woodbridge Street, EC1R · Wren Street, WC1X · Wyclif Street, EC1V · Wynyatt St, EC1V · Wynyatt Street, EC1V · Yardley Street, WC1X ·

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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.
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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.
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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."
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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