Fleet Street & Strand 1874 (London Large Scale Sheet 7.64)
Alan Godfrey Maps
|Alan Godfrey Maps|
|Old Ordnance Survey Maps|
These highly detailed maps, at a scale of 1:1760 or a Yard to the Mile, cover parts of central London in exceptional detail.
This highly detailed map at a 'Yard to the Mile' scale covers a wonderfully interesting area of London around The Strand and Fleet Street. Coverage stretches from Somerset House eastward to St Brides church and northward to Lincolns Inn Fields. The many features include The Temple with its many chambers and Temple church; Liberty of the Rolls with Record Office, Lord Chancellor's Court, St Thomas church; St Clement Danes church, St Mary le Strand church, Somerset House (part of), Kings College, Globe Theatre, Opera Comique, Olympic Theatre, Kings College Hospital, Royal College of Surgeons, St Dunstans church, Trinity church, City of London Gas Works, Faringdon Market. The map even includes interiors for many public buildings. On the reverse are street directories for Chancery Lane and Fleet Street.
The map links up with sheets 7.63 Covent Garden to the west, 7.65 St Pauls to the east, 7.74Waterloo Bridge to the south.