No. 801: St. Bride’s Avenue, EC4
St. Bride’s Avenue, London, EC4. Photo © Roger Dean 2013
Leisure Hour – 1889:
THE LIGHTING OF LONDON – W. J. Gordon
LONDON is lighted by gas, by petroleum, by candles, by electricity, and by a few odds and ends with which we need not at present concern ourselves.
[The whole of the article from which the above snippet was taken can be read at www.victorianlondon.org. R.D.]