Esoteric London

No. 1170: Leonard Street, EC2

Posted in Artistic London, Parks, Public Art, Royal London by esotericlondon on December 23, 2014

Leonard Street, London, EC2. Photo © Roger Dean 2012

Dickens’s Dictionary of London – Charles Dickens Jr., 1879:

The principal attractions at [Hampton] Court, however, to the general public are the gardens, with quaint old world arrangement, and the fish ponds, which contain patriarchal carp, which might even have competed for crumbs from the hand of William the Silent as they now do from those of ‘Arry the Noisy.