Aste Street, E14

Road in/near Cubitt Town, existing between 1904 and now

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Aste Street is a short street which once connected the western ends of Roffey Street and Judkin Street.

Aste Street
Credit: GoArt/The Underground Map
There had been a housing boom in Cubitt Town which finished in 1867. A housing slump continued for over a decade before a revival of activity during the 1880s.

In 1882 the Millwall Dock Company produced a plan to set out Aste Street, Judkin Street, Muggeridge Street and Roffey Street in an area behind East Ferry Road. The plan was approved but barely carried out as planned with only ten houses being built in Judkin Street.

Muggeridge, Roffey and Aste Streets were not started by 1902. Muggeridge Street was abandoned in 1904 and in 1908 it was agreed that much of Roffey Street and Aste Street would not continue as planned.

Aste Street is now a street with modern housing in keeping with the Canary Wharf style.


Aste Street
GoArt/The Underground Map


Cubitt Town

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