Esoteric London

No. 1196: Amwell Street, EC1

Posted in Architectural, Churches, Murals by esotericlondon on June 12, 2015

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Amwell Street, London, EC1. Photo @RogerDean 2015

The Queen’s London: a pictorial and descriptive record of the streets, buildings, parks, and scenery of the great metropolis in the fifty-ninth year of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria –¬†1896:

Sir Christopher Wren’s first thought was to build St. Paul’s Cathedral in the shape of a Greek cross, but the great architect was overruled, and the present long nave and choir are the result.