Queen’s Gate, SW7

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Maurizio Sarri believes Eden Hazard could be ready to start for Chelsea next Sunday against Newcastle.

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A three-year-old girl needed emergency surgery after allegedly being subjected to female genital mutilation which left her severely wounded.

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Southwark murder: Man in his 50s stabbed to death at home near Old Kent Road
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death at a home in south-east London.

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The scale of potential disruption from a no-deal Brexit became clear today as a leaked Government document listed areas of concern ranging from driving licences to pet passports.

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VIEW THE SOUTH KENSINGTON AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE SOUTH KENSINGTON AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE SOUTH KENSINGTON AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE SOUTH KENSINGTON AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE SOUTH KENSINGTON AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

South Kensington

South Kensington is a London Underground station in Kensington, west London. It is served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly Lines.

It is hard to define boundaries for South Kensington, but it is generally talking about the commercial area around the tube station. The smaller centre around Gloucester Road station can also be considered part of South Kensington, as well as the institution area around Exhibition Road, which includes such famous names as the Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Royal Albert Hall, Imperial College, Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Royal College of Music.

Large numbers of French, Spanish and Italian citizens live in the area. A significant French presence is evidenced by the location of the consulate, the Lycee Francais Charles de Gaulle - a large French secondary school opposite the Natural History Museum - and the French Institute, home to a French cinema. There are also several French bookshops in the area.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Memorial:   
Bailey’s Hotel:   The Bailey’s Hotel, 140 Gloucester Road, is a historic hotel in Kensington.
Bousfield Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Brompton:   Brompton is a district in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Cameron House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Chelsea:   Chelsea is an affluent area, bounded to the south by the River Thames.
Chelsea Community Hospital School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 19.
Eaton House Belgravia Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Falkner House:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Glendower Preparatory School:   Glendower Prep School is an independent preparatory school for girls aged 4 to 11.
Glendower Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Gloucester Road:   Gloucester Road: Where Rumpole of the Bailey hung his hat.
Hyde Park School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine:   Higher education institutions
Institute of Cancer Research:   Higher education institutions
Kensington Gardens:   
Kensington Park School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 13 and 20.
Long Water:   The Long Water is a recreational lake in Kensington Gardens, created in 1730 at the behest of Queen Caroline.
Lycee Francais Charles de Gaulle:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 19.
Mander Portman Woodward School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 20.
Our Lady of Victories RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Park Walk Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Queen’s Gate School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 18.
Queen’s Gate School:   Queen’s Gate School is an independent day school for girls.
Royal College of Art:   Higher education institutions
Royal College of Music:   Higher education institutions
Servite RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Ship Inn:   The Ship Inn (later the Swan) stood where today's Queen's Gate intersects with Old Brompton Road.
South Kensington:   South Kensington is a London Underground station in Kensington, west London. It is served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly Lines.
St Nicholas Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
St Philip’s School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 13. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
The Boltons:   The Boltons name derives from William Boulton who bought land in the area in 1795.
The Fascination of Chelsea: South of the King’s Road:   By G. E. MITTON (1902). Edited by Sir Walter Besant.
Westminster Tutors:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 14 and 19. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Wetherby Kensington:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 8.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Sheep in Kensington Gardens:   It was the practice to keep sheep in the Gardens to maintain the grass.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Court, SW7 · Albert Hall Mansions, SW7 · Albert Mews, SW7 · Alexander Place, SW7 · Armstrong Road, SW7 · Ashburn Gardens, SW7 · Ashburn Place, SW7 · Atherstone Mews, SW7 · Ayrton Road, SW7 · Barnaby Place, SW7 · Beaufort Street, SW10 · Beaufort Street, SW3 · Bina Gardens, SW5 · Bolney Gate, SW7 · Boltons Place, SW5 · Brechin Place, SW7 · Bremner Road, SW7 · Brompton Road, SW7 · Budge’s Walk, SW7 · Bute Street, SW7 · Callow Street, SW3 · Camera Place, SW10 · Carlyle Square, SW3 · Cathcart Road, SW10 · Cavaye Place, SW10 · Chapel Walk, SW10 · Chelsea Park Gardens, SW3 · Chelsea Square, SW3 · Clareville Grove, SW7 · Clareville Street, SW7 · Claylands Road, SW7 · Cornwall Gardens, SW7 · Courtfield Road, SW7 · Cranley Gardens, SW7 · Cranley Mews, SW7 · Cranley Place, SW7 · Cresswell Gardens, SW10 · Cresswell Gardens, SW5 · Cresswell Place, SW10 · Cromwell Gardens, SW7 · Cromwell Place, SW7 · Cromwell Road, SW7 · Danvers Street, SW3 · De Vere Gardens, W8 · De Vere Mews, W8 · Dove Mews, SW5 · Drayton Gardens, SW10 · Dudmaston Mews, SW3 · Eagle Place, SW7 · Edith Yard Edith Grove, SW10 · Elm Park Gardens, SW10 · Elm Park Lane, SW10 · Elm Park Mansions, SW10 · Elm Park Road, SW3 · Elm Place, SW3 · Elvaston Mews, SW7 · Elvaston Place, SW7 · Emperor’s Gate, SW7 · Emperors Gate, SW7 · Ennismore Gardens Mews, SW7 · Ennismore Gardens, SW7 · Ensor Mews, SW7 · Esher House, SW10 · Evelyn Gardens, SW7 · Exhibition Road, SW7 · Farrier Walk, SW10 · Fawcett Street, SW10 · Fernshaw Close, SW10 · Flower Walk, SW7 · Flower Walk, W2 · Foulis Terrace, SW3 · Frankland Road, SW7 · Fulham Road, SW10 · Fulham Road, SW3 · Gertrude Street, SW10 · Gilston Road, SW10 · Gledhow Gardens, SW5 · Glendower Place, SW7 · Gloucester Arcade, SW7 · Gloucester Road, SW7 · Gore Street, SW7 · Grenville Place, SW7 · Harley Gardens, SW10 · Harrington Gardens, SW7 · Harrington Road, SW7 · Hereford Square, SW7 · Hobury Street, SW10 · Holly Mews, SW10 · Hollywood Mews, SW10 · Hollywood Road, SW10 · Hyde Park Gate Mews, SW7 · Hyde Park Gate, SW7 · Imperial College Road, SW7 · Jay Mews, SW7 · Kendrick Mews, SW7 · Kensington Gardens, W2 · Kensington Gardens, W8 · Kensington Gore, SW7 · Kensington Road, SW7 · Kensington Road, W8 · Kensington West, W14 · Kimbolton Row, SW3 · Kynance Mews, SW7 · Kynance Place, SW7 · Lamont Road, SW10 · Launceston Place, SW7 · Launceston Place, W8 · Limerston Street, SW10 · London House, SW10 · Mallord Street, SW3 · Manson Mews, SW7 · Manson Place, SW7 · Melton Court, SW7 · Milborne Grove, SW10 · Moncorvo Close, SW7 · Montrose Court, SW7 · Mulberry Walk, SW3 · Munro Terrace, SW10 · Museum Lane, SW7 · Netherton Grove, SW10 · Neville Street, SW7 · Neville Terrace, SW7 · New Ride, SW7 · Nightingale Place, SW10 · Old Brompton Road, SW7 · Old Church Street, SW3 · Onslow Crescent, SW7 · Onslow Gardens, SW7 · Onslow Mews East, SW7 · Onslow Square, SW7 · Owen Close, UB4 · Palace Gate, W8 · Park Walk, SW10 · Park Walk, SW3 · Paultons Square, SW3 · Paultons Street, SW3 · Pelham Court, SW3 · Pelham Crescent, SW3 · Pelham Crescent, SW7 · Pelham Place, SW7 · Pelham Street, SW3 · Pelham Street, SW7 · Petersham Mews, SW7 · Petersham Place, SW7 · Porchester Gate, W2 · Prince Consort Road, SW7 · Princes Gardens, GU3 · Princes Gardens, SW7 · Princes Gate Mews, SW7 · Priory Walk, SW10 · Queen’s Gate Mews, SW7 · Queen’s Gate Terrace, SW7 · Queen’s Gate, SW7 · Queens Elm Parade, SW3 · Queens Gate Gardens, SW7 · Queens Gate Mews, SW7 · Queens Gate Place Mews, SW7 · Queens Gate Place, SW7 · Queens Gate Terrace, SW7 · Queens Gate, SW7 · Queensberry Mews West, SW7 · Queensberry Place, SW7 · Queensberry Way, SW7 · Queen’s Gate Place Mews, SW7 · Queen’s Gate, SW7 · Redcliffe Place, SW10 · Redcliffe Road, SW10 · Reece Mews, SW7 · Reston Place, SW7 · Roland Gardens, SW7 · Roland Way, SW7 · Rosary Gardens, SW7 · Rose Square, SW3 · Selwood Place, SW7 · Selwood Terrace, SW7 · Selwood Terrace; Neville Terrace, SW7 · Seymour Walk, SW10 · South Kensington Station Arcade, SW7 · South Kensington Underground Station, SW7 · South Parade, SW3 · South Terrace, SW7 · South Walk, SW10 · Southwell Gardens, SW7 · St Andrews Church, SW10 · St Lukes Church Hall, SW10 · Stanhope Gardens, SW7 · Stanhope Mews East, SW7 · Stanhope Mews South, SW7 · Stanhope Mews West, SW7 · Sumner Place, SW7 · Sydney Close, SW3 · Sydney Place, SW7 · The Arcade, SW7 · The Boltons, SW10 · The Boltons, SW5 · The Broad Walk, SW7 · The Broad Walk, W8 · The Broadwalk, W2 · The Courtyard, SW3 · The Little Boltons, SW10 · The Vale, SW3 · Thistle Grove, SW10 · Thurloe Place Mews, SW7 · Thurloe Place, SW7 · Thurloe Square, SW7 · Thurloe Street, SW7 · Tregunter Road, SW10 · Trident Place, SW3 · Victoria Grove, W8 · Victoria Road, W8 · Wetherby Gardens, SW5 · Wetherby Place, SW7 · Whistler Walk, SW10 ·
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Central London, south west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Cary's New And Accurate Plan of London and Westminster (1818) FREE DOWNLOAD
Cary's map provides a detailed view of London. With print date of 1 January 1818, Cary's map has 27 panels arranged in 3 rows of 9 panels, each measuring approximately 6 1/2 by 10 5/8 inches. The complete map measures 32 1/8 by 59 1/2 inches. Digitising this map has involved aligning the panels into one contiguous map.
John Cary

John Rocque Map of London (1762) FREE DOWNLOAD
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map covers central London at a reduced level of detail compared with his 1745-6 map.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured.
Chapman and Hall, London

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1836) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Insets: A view of the Tower from London Bridge -- A view of London from Copenhagen Fields. Includes views of facades of 25 structures "A comparison of the principal buildings of London."
Chapman and Hall, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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