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Was there a Wellington street there

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Brexit news latest: 'EU withdrawal treaty almost ready to present to Theresa May's Cabinet tomorrow'
The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said the key elements of the Brexit withdrawal treaty are ready to present to Theresa May’s Cabinet tomorrow, reports say.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/brexit-news-latest-eu-withdrawal-treaty-almost-ready-to-present-to-theresa-mays-cabinet-tomorrow-a3987926.html

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Danny John-Jules misses Strictly spin-off show after exit
Danny John-Jules did not appear on Strictly’s spin-off show as planned on Monday night.

https://www.standard.co.uk/home/standard-showbiz/danny-johnjules-misses-strictly-spinoff-show-after-exit-a3988196.html

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Team news, TV channel and kick-off time for Rooney’s Wembley farewell
Team news, TV channel and kick-off time for Rooney’s Wembley farewell

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/england-vs-usa-2018-predictions-preview-betting-live-stream-tv-wayne-rooney-foundation-a3987221.html

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Southeastern brings in reduced timetable to cope with 'leaves on the line'
Commuters were enduring longer waits and crowded carriages as Southeastern today introduced a reduced autumn timetable to cope with an predicted deluge of "leaves on the line".

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/southeastern-brings-in-reduced-timetable-to-cope-with-leaves-on-the-line-a3987401.html

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Manchester City vs Manchester United: Predicted line ups and starting XIs for the derby
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https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/manchester-city-vs-manchester-united-predicted-line-ups-and-starting-xis-for-the-derby-a3986851.html

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Manchester City vs Manchester United: Prediction for Manchester derby, betting tips, live stream, TV, history
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https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/manchester-city-vs-manchester-united-prediction-for-manchester-derby-betting-tips-live-stream-tv-a3986746.html

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How Chelsea are making sure Eden Hazard is in perfect condition to face Tottenham
Eden Hazard may not play a full 90 minutes for Chelsea until after the international break against Tottenham.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/how-chelsea-are-making-sure-eden-hazard-is-in-perfect-condition-to-face-tottenham-a3986556.html

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Tulse Hill: Man found dead from severe head injuries in south London street
A man has died after being found with severe head injuries in south London.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/tulse-hill-man-dies-from-severe-head-injuries-in-south-london-a3986186.html

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Growth warning after Brexit as Dominic Raab admits: I didn't know Calais link was so crucial
Britain will be rock bottom in the league table of European economic growth within a year of Brexit, a new report warned today.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/growth-warning-as-raab-admits-i-didn-t-know-calais-link-was-so-crucial-a3984841.html

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Tough new noise fines to hit flights at City Airport after surge in resident complaints
London City Airport is going to fine airlines for breaching noise limits after a surge in complaints from residents.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/tough-new-noise-fines-to-hit-flights-at-city-airport-after-surge-in-resident-complaints-a3985591.html

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Freddie Ljungberg giving 'spoilt' Arsenal youngsters a proper football education in Checkatrade Trophy
A bitter wind chilled the bones. The rain rolling in from the Severn Estuary drenched a pitch that had already been chewed up. A small but vocal crowd were cheering every thunderous tackle to the rafters. For Freddie Ljungberg this was just what he wanted.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/freddie-ljungberg-giving-spoilt-arsenal-youngsters-a-proper-football-education-in-checkatrade-trophy-a3984426.html

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Hillingdon shooting: Second murder charge
Hashim Abdalla Ali, 22, died after the car driving him to hospital to treat a bullet wound crashed.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-46132892

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Midterm election results 2018: what it means for Donald Trump and America
Donald Trump was not on the ballot when Americans went to the polls in the midterms but the election results will shape the rest of his presidency.

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/midterm-elections-results-2018-what-it-means-for-donald-trump-and-america-a3982791.html

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Why is there a Central line Tube strike today? Can I get a travel fare or TfL Oyster ticket refund?
Walkouts scheduled for this week are set to cause chaos for Londoners

https://www.standard.co.uk/news/transport/why-is-there-a-central-line-tfl-tube-strike-when-will-it-end-a3982451.html

VIEW THE MARBLE ARCH 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 MARBLE ARCH 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 MARBLE ARCH 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 MARBLE ARCH 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 MARBLE ARCH AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

Marble Arch

Marble Arch station was opened on 30 July 1900 by the Central London Railway.

Like all the original stations on the CLR, Marble Arch was served by lifts to the platforms but the station was reconstructed in the early 1930s to accommodate escalators. This saw the closure of the original station building, designed by the architect Harry Bell Measures, that was situated on the corner of Quebec Street and Oxford Street, and a replacement sub-surface ticket hall opened further to the west. The new arrangements came into use on 15 August 1932. The original surface building was later demolished.

The platforms, originally lined in plain white tiles, were refitted with decorative vitreous enamel panels in 1985. The panel graphics were designed by Annabel Grey.

The station was modernised in 2010 resulting in new finishes in all areas of the station, apart from the retention of various of the decorative enamel panels at platform level.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Bayard’s Bridge:   Bayard’s Bridge took the Uxbridge Road over the River Westbourne.
Bayswater Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Church of the Annunciation:   The Church of the Annunciation, Marble Arch, is a Church of England parish church designed by Sir Walter Tapper. It is a Grade II* listed building.
Churchill Hotel:   The Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill is a five star hotel located on Portman Square.
Connaught House School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Edgware Road:   Edgware Road station was part of the world's first underground railway when it was opened as part of the Metropolitan Railway between Paddington and Farringdon on 1 October 1863.
Hampden Gurney CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Hyde Park:   
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine:   Higher education institutions
Knightsbridge School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13.
Lancaster Gate:   Lancaster Gate is a mid-nineteenth century development in the Bayswater district of west central London, immediately to the north of Kensington Gardens.
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.
Marble Arch:   Marble Arch station was opened on 30 July 1900 by the Central London Railway.
Marble Arch:   Marble Arch is a 19th-century white marble faced triumphal arch.
Micky Star Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Montagu House:   Montagu House at 22 Portman Square was a historic London house.
Paddington:   The first underground railway station in the world ran from Paddington - opened as Paddington (Bishop's Road) by the Metropolitan Railway on 10 January 1863 as the terminus of the company's route from Farringdon.
Royal College of Music:   Higher education institutions
Somerset House, Park Lane:   Somerset House was an 18th-century town house on the east side of Park Lane, where it meets Oxford Street, in the Mayfair area of London. It was also known as 40 Park Lane, although a renumbering means that the site is now called 140 Park Lane.
South Kensington:   South Kensington is a London Underground station in Kensington, west London. It is served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly Lines.
Speakers’ Corner:   Speakers’ Corner is in the northeast corner of Hyde Park.
St Georges Fields:   St George’s Fields are a former burial ground of St George’s, Hanover Square, lying between Connaught Street and Bayswater Road.
St Mary’s Hospital, London:   St Mary’s Hospital is a hospital in Paddington, founded in 1845.
St Nicholas Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Minerva Academy:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
The Serpentine:   The Serpentine is a 40-acre (16 ha) recreational lake in Hyde Park.
Tyburn:   Tyburn was a village of Middlesex close to the current location of Marble Arch and the southern end of Edgware Road.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Twopenny Tube:   In 1900, a pioneering underground railway began running in London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Court, SW7 · Albert Hall Mansions, SW7 · Albion Close, W2 · Albion Mews, W2 · Albion Street, W2 · Alexander Place, SW7 · Alexander Square, SW3 · Archery Close, W2 · Ayrton Road, SW7 · Bathurst Mews, W2 · Bathurst Street, W2 · Bayswater Road, W8 · Beauchamp Mansions, SW3 · Beauchamp Place, SW3 · Beaufort Gardens, SW3 · Belvedere Strand, NW9 · Berkeley Mews, W1H · Bilton Towers, W1H · Bouverie Place, W2 · Brendon Street, W1H · Brompton Place, SW3 · Brompton Road, SW3 · Brompton Road, SW7 · Brompton Square, SW3 · Brown Street, W1H · Brunswick Mews, W1H · Bryanston Place, W1H · Bryanston Street, W1H · Bull’s Gardens, SW3 · Burwood Place, W2 · Bute Street, SW7 · Cabbell Street, NW1 · Cambridge Court, W2 · Cambridge Square, W2 · Carriage Drive, SE21 · Carriage Drive, SE22 · Castlereagh Street, W1H · Cato Street, W1H · Chapel Street, NW1 · Cheval Place, SW7 · Clarendon Place, W2 · Clenston Mews, W1H · Clifton Place, W2 · Conduit Mews, W2 · Conduit Passage, W2 · Conduit Place, W2 · Connaught Close, W2 · Connaught Place, W2 · Connaught Square, W2 · Connaught Street, W2 · Corporate Communications Macmillan House, W2 · Cottage Place, SW3 · Cottage Place, SW7 · Craven Road, W2 · Crawford Place, W1H · Crescent Place, SW3 · Cromwell Gardens, SW7 · Cromwell Place, SW7 · Denyer Street, SW3 · Donne Place, SW3 · Dorset Street, W1U · Dudley Street, W2 · Edgware Road Subway, W2 · Edgware Road, NW1 · Edgware Road, NW8 · Edgware Road, W1H · Edgware Road, W2 · Edna House, W2 · Egerton Crescent, SW3 · Egerton Gardens Mews, SW3 · Egerton Gardens, SW3 · Egerton Terrace, SW3 · Ennismore Gardens Mews, SW7 · Ennismore Gardens, SW7 · Ennismore Mews, SW7 · Ennismore Street, SW7 · Entrance Macmillan House, W2 · Exhibition Road, SW7 · Fairholt Street, SW7 · First Street, SW3 · Forset Street, W1H · Frankland Road, SW7 · Frederick Close, W2 · George Street, W1H · George Street, W2 · Glendower Place, SW7 · Gloucester Place, W1H · Gloucester Place, W1U · Gloucester Square, W2 · Glynde Mews, SW3 · Great Cumberland Place, W1 · Great Cumberland Place, W1H · Hampshire House, W2 · Harbet Road, W2 · Harcourt Street, W1H · Harrington Road, SW7 · Harrods Green, HA8 · Harrowby Street, W1H · Hasker Street, SW3 · Hermitage Street, W2 · Homer Row, W1H · Homer Street, W1H · Horse Ride, E11 · Howards Way, W2 · Hyde Park Crescent, W2 · Hyde Park Cresent, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens Mews, W2 · Hyde Park Gardens, W2 · Hyde Park Gardnes, W2 · Hyde Park Place, W2 · Hyde Park Square, W2 · Hyde Park Street, W2 · Hyde Park, W2 · Imperial College Road, SW7 · Ives Street, SW3 · Joe Strummer Subway, W2 · Junction Mews, W2 · Junction Place, W2 · Kendal Street, W2 · Kendrick Mews, SW7 · Kensington Gore, SW7 · Kensington Road, SW7 · Kensington West, W14 · Kingston House North, SW7 · Knight’s Bridge, E20 · Knightsbridge Barracks, SW7 · Knightsbridge, SW3 · Lancaster Gate, W2 · Lancaster Terrace, W2 · Lancelot Place, SW7 · Lennox Gardens Mews, SW1X · Lennox Gardens, SW1X · London Mews, W2 · London Street, W2 · Marble Arch, W1H · Marylebone Flyover, NW1 · Marylebone Flyover, W2 · Melton Court, SW7 · Merchant Square, W2 · Milner Street, SW3 · Molyneux Street, W1H · Moncorvo Close, SW7 · Montagu Street, W1H · Montpelier Mews, SW7 · Montpelier Square, SW7 · Montpelier Street, SW3 · Montpelier Street, SW7 · Montpelier Walk, SW7 · Montrose Court, SW7 · Mossop Street, SW3 · Museum Lane, SW7 · New Quebec Street, W1H · New Ride, SW7 · Norfolk Crescent, W2 · Norfolk Place, W2 · Norfolk Square, W2 · North Carriage Drive, W2 · North Terrace, SW3 · North Terrace, SW7 · North Wharf Road, W2 · Nutford Place, W1H · Old Marylebone Road, NW1 · Old Quebec Street, W1 · Old Quebec Street, W1H · Onslow Crescent, SW7 · Ovington Gardens, SW3 · Ovington Square, SW3 · Ovington Street, SW3 · Oxford Square, W2 · Paddington Green, W2 · Paddington Station Car Park, W2 · Park Lane, W1C · Park Steps, W2 · Park West Place, W2 · Park West, W2 · Pelham Crescent, SW3 · Pelham Crescent, SW7 · Pelham Place, SW7 · Pelham Street, SW3 · Pelham Street, SW7 · Peninsular Tower, SW7 · Policeman’s Walk, W2 · Policeman’s Walk, W2 · Porchester Place, W2 · Portman Close, W1U · Portman Square, W1H · Portsea Mews, W2 · Portsea Place, W2 · Praed Mews, W2 · Praed Street, W2 · Princes Gardens, GU3 · Princes Gardens, SW7 · Princes Gate Mews, SW7 · Princes Gate, SW7 · Quadrangle Tower, W2 · Quebec Mews, W1H · Queensberry Way, SW7 · Radnor Lodge, W2 · Radnor Mews, W2 · Radnor Place, W2 · Rainsford Street, W2 · Raphael Street, SW7 · Rawlings Street, SW3 · Relton Mews, SW7 · Rich Lane, SW5 · Rotten Row, SW7 · Rutland Gardens, SW7 · Rutland Gate Mews, SW7 · Rutland Gate, SW7 · Rutland Street, SW7 · Saint Mary’s Square, W2 · Saint Michael’s Street, W2 · Sale Place, W2 · Serpentine Bridge, W2 · Serpentine Road, SW1X · Serpentine Road, SW7 · Serpentine Road, W1J · Serpentine Road, W1K · Serpentine Road, W2 · Seymour Buildings, W1H · Seymour Leisure Centre, W1H · Seymour Street, W1H · Seymour Street, W2 · Shillibeer Place, W1H · Shouldham Street, W1H · South Carriage Drive, SW7 · South Kensington Station Arcade, SW7 · South Kensington Underground Station, SW7 · South Terrace, SW7 · South Wharf Road, W2 · Southwick Mews, W2 · Southwick Place, W2 · Southwick Street, W2 · Spring Street, W2 · St Catherine’s Mews, SW3 · St Johns Church, W2 · St Marks Church, NW1 · St Marys Medical School, W2 · St Michaels Street, W2 · Stanhope Place, W2 · Stanhope Terrace, W2 · Star Street, W2 · Strathearn Place, W2 · Sussex Gardens, W2 · Sussex Place, W2 · Sussex Square, W2 · Talbot Square, W2 · The Arcade, SW7 · The Water Gardens, W2 · Thurloe Place Mews, SW7 · Thurloe Place, SW7 · Thurloe Square, SW7 · Thurloe Street, SW7 · Tigris House Fourth Floor, W2 · Transept Street, NW1 · Trevor Place, SW7 · Trevor Square, SW3 · Trevor Square, SW7 · Trevor Street, SW7 · Upper Berkeley Street, W1H · Walkway, SW7 · Wallace Court, NW1 · Walmer Place, W1H · Walton Street, SW3 · Water Gardens, W2 · West Carriage Drive, SW7 · West Carriage Drive, W2 · Westbourne Street, W2 · Wiltshire Close, SW3 · Winsland Street, W2 · Yeomans Row, SW3 ·
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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.
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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.
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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
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London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
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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.
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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
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