Monthly Archives: December 2015

Bridge Foot in 1616

Above: A very small part of the panorama of 1616 showing the roadway leading to the southern end of London Bridge. There are many prints of London and quite a few of them are panoramas but the print of Bridge … Continue reading

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Barking Abbey

Above: The only part of the abbey to remain standing is the 15th century Curfew Tower. To the left of this view can be glimpsed the nearby parish church of St Margaret. Barking Abbey was a large religious house in … Continue reading

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