Esoteric London

No. 1169: Kings Crescent, London, N4

Posted in Architectural, Housing, Lettering by esotericlondon on December 16, 2014

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Kings Crescent, London, N4. Photo ©RogerDean 2014

Ragged London in 1861 – John Hollingshead, 1861:

The huts in Agar Town were built of old rubbish, on a twenty-one years’ lease. Some of the builders still live in them, happy and contented, dreading the time–about 1866–when their term will expire.

 

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