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Pub/bar · Bloomsbury · WC1N ·
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2018

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Met Police Pc faces sack after buying porn on grieving family's TV
A police officer is facing the sack after paying to watch porn on the TV of a family whose child had died.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/pc-faces-sack-after-paying-for-porn-on-grieving-familys-tv-a4193526.html

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Stevenage car crash: Drivers interviewed by police after cars plough into crowds at charity meet
The drivers of two cars which crashed into crowds at a charity meet in Stevenage have been identified, Hertfordshire Police said.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/stevenage-car-crash-drivers-interviewed-after-cars-plough-into-crowds-at-charity-meet-a4194346.html

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Watching Neil Armstrong on moon inspired me, says only Londoner to have flown a space shuttle
Watching Neil Armstrong on moon inspired me, says only Londoner to have flown a space shuttle

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/only-londoner-to-have-flown-a-space-shuttle-how-armstrong-inspired-my-own-giant-leap-a4193876.html

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Shalini Padmanabha jailed for seven-month-old daughter’s manslaughter in Buckhurst Hill
A woman who killed her seven-month-old baby has been jailed for six years.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17782109.shalini-padmanabha-jailed-seven-month-old-daughter-39-s-manslaughter-buckhurst-hill/?ref=rss

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Silvertown Tunnel: Greenwich backs tunnel as chiefs over the water urge rethink
Silvertown Tunnel: Greenwich backs tunnel as chiefs over the water urge rethink

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17782119.silvertown-tunnel-greenwich-backs-tunnel-chiefs-water-urge-rethink/?ref=rss

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Kawasaki Frontale vs Chelsea LIVE: 2019 preseason stream, commentary, TV channel, latest score and lineups
Chelsea contest the first of two pre-season fixtures in Japan on Friday as they face current J1 League champions Kawasaki Frontale in Yokohama.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea/kawasaki-frontale-vs-chelsea-live-stream-online-2019-preseason-commentary-tv-score-a4193566.html

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Sixty-seven London knife killings in a year drives national figure to new high
Knife crime in London has hit a new peak, driving the national figure to a record level.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/sixtyseven-london-knife-killings-in-a-year-drives-national-figure-to-new-high-a4192926.html

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London mayor Sadiq Khan wants rent control powers
Typical private tenants in London spend a higher proportion of income on rent than those elsewhere in England.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-49020361

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Justin Rose is synonymous with the The Open after bursting onto the golf scene in the 1998 Championship at Royal Birkdale with a fourth placed finish as an amateur.
Justin Rose is synonymous with the The Open after bursting onto the golf scene in the 1998 Championship at Royal Birkdale with a fourth placed finish as an amateur.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/justin-rose-open-score-today-live-updates-from-the-open-2019-first-round-at-royal-portrush-a4188366.html

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Bexley schools funding row: Council insists it is lobbying government

Bexley Council’s leader has insisted it is pressuring the government for fairer funding for schools, following opposition pressure.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17779345.bexley-schools-funding-row-council-insists-lobbying-government/?ref=rss

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Crossrail: Bexley Council’s message ahead of ’good growth’
Rumours Crossrail could be delayed past March 2021 are growing as the leader of Bexley Council stressed the need to get the line open.

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17779681.crossrail-bexley-council-39-s-message-ahead-39-good-growth-39/?ref=rss

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New chief executive signed off for Bromley Council
New chief executive signed off for Bromley Council

https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17779120.new-chief-executive-signed-off-bromley-council/?ref=rss

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Young father's kidnap in BMW from London street now a murder inquiry, say police
The kidnap of a young father who disappeared without trace three months ago is now being treated as murder, police confirmed today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/young-father-s-kidnap-in-bmw-from-london-street-now-a-murder-inquiry-say-police-a4191741.html

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Human bones found in septic tank in Kempsey
The remains are undergoing forensic testing and police are following "many lines of inquiry".

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-49014864

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Kelly Mary Fauvrelle death: Ex-partner ’accepts responsibility’
Aaron McKenzie appears in court charged with killing Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her baby in her home.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-49015947

VIEW THE BLOOMSBURY 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 BLOOMSBURY 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 BLOOMSBURY AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE BLOOMSBURY 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 BLOOMSBURY AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Bloomsbury

Bloomsbury is an area of the London Borough of Camden, in central London, between Euston Road and Holborn, developed by the Russell family in the 17th and 18th centuries into a fashionable residential area.

The earliest record of what would become Bloomsbury is the 1086 Domesday Book, which records that the area had vineyards and 'wood for 100 pigs'. But it is not until 1201 that the name Bloomsbury is first noted, when William de Blemond, a Norman landowner, acquired the land.

The name Bloomsbury is a development from Blemondisberi – the bury, or manor, of Blemond. An 1878 publication, Old and New London: Volume 4, mentions the idea that the area was named after a village called Lomesbury which formerly stood where Bloomsbury Square is now, though this piece of folk etymology is now discredited.

At the end of the 14th century Edward III acquired Blemond's manor, and passed it on to the Carthusian monks of the London Charterhouse, who kept the area mostly rural.

In the 16th century, with the Dissolution of the Monasteries, Henry VIII took the land back into the possession of the Crown, and granted it to Thomas Wriothesley, 1st Earl of Southampton.

In the early 1660s, the Earl of Southampton constructed what eventually became Bloomsbury Square. The area was laid out mainly in the 18th century, largely by landowners such as Wriothesley Russell, 3rd Duke of Bedford, who built Bloomsbury Market, which opened in 1730. The major development of the squares that we see today started in about 1800 when Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford removed Bedford House and developed the land to the north with Russell Square as its centrepiece.

Historically, Bloomsbury is associated with the arts, education, and medicine. The area gives its name to the Bloomsbury Group of artists, the most famous of whom was Virginia Woolf, who met in private homes in the area in the early 1900s, and to the lesser known Bloomsbury Gang of Whigs formed in 1765 by John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford.

The publisher Faber & Faber used to be located in Queen Square, though at the time T. S. Eliot was editor the offices were in Tavistock Square. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was founded in John Millais's parents' house on Gower Street in 1848.

The Bloomsbury Festival was launched in 2006 when local resident Roma Backhouse was commissioned to mark the re-opening of the Brunswick Centre, a residential and shopping area. The free festival is a celebration of the local area, partnering with galleries, libraries and museums, and achieved charitable status at the end of 2012.
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Maps


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.
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)
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