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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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Last call to enter Ealing Half Marathon

ORGANISERS of the award-winning Ealing Half Marathon have issued a last call to enter the event on Sunday, September 29.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17890278.last-call-enter-ealing-half-marathon/?ref=rss

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FIFA 20 ratings reveal time and demo release date: PS4 and Xbox players, teams and how to download
Gamers don’t have much longer to wait until they get their hands on FIFA 20, which is out soon.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/fifa-20-demo-release-date-how-to-download-player-ratings-ps4-xbox-teams-a4231821.html

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Schools could open seven days a week to stop knife crime

Schools should open seven days a week, throughout the year, and have designated police officers to help combat gangs and violence, according to the Children’s Commissioner for England.


https://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/17887909.schools-open-seven-days-week-stop-knife-crime/?ref=rss

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Co-op opens food store at Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre
The new Co-op store at the Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre opened its doors to customers on Saturday morning.

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Harry Kane's penalty technique wows England boss Gareth Southgate
Gareth Southgate has told young footballers to look no further than Harry Kane when it comes to penalty technique after the England captain scored a brace from 12 yards at Wembley on Saturday.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/harry-kane-penalty-technique-wows-england-boss-gareth-southgate-a4231391.html

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England's 'electric' dream Raheem Sterling breaks Bulgaria's Wembley wall
Gareth Southgate believes that the only downside to Raheem Sterling’s performance against Bulgaria was that Harry Kane, and not the Manchester City star, scored the hat-trick for England.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/england-electric-dream-raheem-sterling-breaks-bulgaria-wembley-wall-a4231401.html

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Teenager jailed for murder of 17-year-old in Clapham South
A teenager has been sentenced for murdering a student outside Clapham South tube station last November.

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Chelsea star Anita Asante calls on football to lead fight on 'cultural problem' with racism
Chelsea defender Anita Asante believes football highlights a ’cultural problem’ with racism and has called on the sport’s governing bodies to lead the fightback with harsher punishments.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-star-anita-asante-calls-on-football-to-lead-fight-on-cultural-problem-with-racism-a4231221.html

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Identical triplets jailed after DNA link to Uzi gun plot
Police did not know which of the brothers it belonged to but discovered all three were involved.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-49608405

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Eden Hazard returns to Real Madrid training after injury as competitive debut looms
Eden Hazard has returned to full training with Real Madrid and is in line to make his competitive debut for the club after the international break.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/realmadrid/eden-hazard-returns-to-real-madrid-training-after-injury-as-competitive-debut-looms-a4231066.html

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Shocking moment Savoy Hotel security guard jumps on homeless man's head in savage attack
Shocking footage has emerged of a Savoy security guard jumping on a homeless man’s head during a savage attack outside the five star hotel.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/shocking-moment-savoy-hotel-security-guard-jumps-on-homeless-man-s-head-a4231086.html

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Enfield MP claims no-deal Brexit would affect people in Brimsdown
Enfield MP claims no-deal Brexit would affect people in Brimsdown

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FA Women's Super League returns bigger and better than ever for the 2019-20 season
The FA Women’s Super League returns this weekend bigger and better than ever as 12 clubs fight it out across the nine-month campaign.

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PM’s brother quits as Tory MP and minister
Jo Johnson, younger brother of Boris Johnson, says he’s "torn between family and national interest".

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Ariana Grande and Mikey Foster are dating as popstar's brother Frankie confirms romance
Foster’s band Social House is currently on tour with the Sweetener singer

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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE ALDGATE AREA IN THE 1900s
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Aldgate

Aldgate was a gateway through London Wall from the City of London to Whitechapel and the East End.

It is thought that a gate at Aldgate was already spanning the road to Colchester in the Roman period, when the City wall itself was constructed. The gateway stood at the corner of the modern Duke's Place and was always an obstacle to traffic. It was rebuilt between 1108–47, again in 1215, and reconstructed completely between 1607-09. The gate was finally removed in 1761; it was temporarily re-erected at Bethnal Green.

While he was a customs official, from 1374 until 1386, Geoffrey Chaucer occupied apartments above the gate. The Augustinians priory of Holy Trinity Aldgate was founded by Matilda, the wife of King Henry I, in 1108, on ground just inside the gate.

Within Aldgate ward, Jews settled from 1181, until their expulsion in 1290 by King Edward I. The area became known as Old Jewry. Jews were welcomed back by Oliver Cromwell, and once again they settled in the area, founding London's oldest synagogue at Bevis Marks in 1698.

At Aldgate's junction with Leadenhall Street and Fenchurch Street is the site of the old Aldgate Pump. From 1700 it was from this point that distances were measured into the counties of Essex and Middlesex. The original pump was taken down in 1876, and a 'faux' pump and drinking fountain was erected several yards to the west of the original; it was supplied by water from the New River. In ancient deeds, Alegate Well is mentioned, adjoining the City wall, and this may have been the source (of water) for the original pump. A section of the remains of Holy Trinity Priory can be seen through a window in a nearby office block, on the north side.

The area around the large traffic roundabout to the east of where the gate stood is also often referred to as Aldgate (although strictly, this is Aldgate High Street, and extends a short distance into Whitechapel; it is also known occasionally by the epithet 'Gardiners' Corner', in honour of a long-disappeared department store).

Aldgate underground station was opened on 18 November 1876 with the southbound extension to Tower Hill opening on 25 September 1882, completing the (Inner) Circle. Services from Aldgate originally ran far further west than they do now, reaching as far as Richmond, and trains also used to run from Aldgate to Hammersmith (the Hammersmith & City line now bypasses the station). It became the terminus of the Metropolitan line only in 1941. Before that, Metropolitan trains had continued on to the southern termini of the East London Line.

Platforms 1 and 4 at Aldgate are the only two platforms on the network to be served exclusively by the Circle line.
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Maps


Cole's map of Aldgate Ward (1754) FREE DOWNLOAD
Aldgate Ward with its divisions into Precincts and Parishes according to a new Survey 1754. B. Cole
B. Cole

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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