Esoteric London

No. 1043: Langham Road, N15

Posted in Street Furniture, Wildlife by esotericlondon on February 26, 2014

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Langham Road, London, N15. Photo ©RogerDean 2012

London Birds and London Insects (Revised Edition) and Other Sketches – T. Digby Pigott, 1892:

More than one Moorhen has been picked up on the premises of the Public Record Office, in Chancery Lane. It is not necessary to look far for the explanation, as the sky overhead is spider-webbed with telegraph wires running in every direction.