Spelman House, E1

Residential/commercial block in/near Whitechapel

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Spelman House, E1

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Residential/commercial block · Whitechapel · E1 ·
JANUARY
1
2000

Residential block




NEARBY STREETS
Adler Street, E1 Adler Street runs between the Whitechapel Road and the Commercial Road.
Alderman Stairs, E1W Alderman Stairs is a road in the E1W postcode area
Alderman Stairs, SE1 Alderman Stairs is a road in the SE1 postcode area
Aldgate High Street, EC3N Once the route to one of the six original gates of the Wall of London, Aldgate High Street has an important place in medieval London’s history.
Alie Street, E1 Originally called Ayliff Street, Alie Street was named after a relative of William Leman, whose great-uncle, John Leman had bought Goodman’s Fields.
America Square, EC3N America Square is a street and small square, built in about 1760 and dedicated to the American colonies.
Angel Alley, E1 Angel Alley was a narrow passage which ran north-south from Wentworth Street to Whitechapel High Street..
Arcadia Court, E1 Arcadia Court is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Arnold Circus, E2 Arnold Circus lies to the north of Shoreditch.
Arrival Square, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Arrivalley Square, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Artichoke Hill, E1W Artichoke Hill is a road in the E1W postcode area
Arts Quarter, E1 Arts Quarter is a road in the E1 postcode area
Asher Way, E1W Asher Way is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Asher Way, E98 Asher Way is a road in the E98 postcode area
Assam Street, E1 Assam Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Back Church Lane, E1 Back Church Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Back Mews, SE4 Back Mews is a road in the SE4 postcode area
Bacon Street, E1 Bacon Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bacon Street, E2 Bacon Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Barnet Grove, E2 Barnet Grove is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Baroness Road, E2 Baroness Road is a road in the E2 postcode area
Batty Street, E1 Batty Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Baxendale Street, E2 Baxendale Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Bell Lane, E1 Bell Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bethnal Green Road, E1 Bethnal Green Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bethnal Green Road, E2 Bethnal Green Road is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Black Lion Yard, E1 Black Lion Yard was a narrow thoroughfare running north-south from Old Montague Street (where it was accessible via a set of steps) to Whitechapel Road.
Blue Anchor Yard, E1 Blue Anchor Yard is a road in the E1 postcode area
Bowmans Mews, E1 Bowmans Mews is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Boyard Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Boyd Street, E1 Boyd Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Braham Street, E1 Braham Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Braithwaite Street, E1 Braithwaite Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Breezer’s Hill, E1W Breezer’s Hill is a short, narrow hill running between The Highway (formerly Ratcliffe Highway and St. George Street) and Pennington Street.
Brick Lane, E1 Brick Lane runs north from the junction of Osborn Street, Old Montague Street and Wentworth Street, through Spitalfields to Bethnal Green Road.
Brick Lane, E2 The northernmost section of Brick Lane lies within the E2 postcode.
Bridgeport Place, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Brody House, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Brune Street, E1 Brune Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Buckfast Street, E2 Buckfast Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Buckle Street, E1 Buckle Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Bukle Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Bull & Pump, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Burr Close, E1W Burr Close is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Burslem Street, E1 Burslem Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Buxton Street, E1 Buxton Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Calvin Street, E1 Calvin Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Camlet Street, E2 Camlet Street is one of the Huguenot streetnames of the area.
Camperdown Street, E1 Camperdown Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Cartwright Street, E1 Cartwright Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Casson Street E.1, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Casson Street, E1 Casson Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Castlemain Street, E1 Castlemain Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Chamber Street, E1 Chamber Street is a thoroughfare running east-west from Leman Street to Mansell Street.
Chambord Street, E2 Chambord Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Chance Street, E1 Chance Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Chase Imagination, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Cheshire Street, E2 Cheshire Street is a street in the East End linking Brick Lane with Bethnal Green and Whitechapel.
Chicksand Street, E1 Chicksand Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Chilton Street, E2 Chilton Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Christian Street, E1 Christian Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Circle Place, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Cloysters Green, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Club Row, E1 Club Row is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Club Row, E2 Club Row leaves Arnold Circus in a southerly direction.
Coate Street, E2 Coate Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Cobb Street, E1 Cobb Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Code Street, E1 Code Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Codling Close, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
College East, E1 College East is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Collingwood Street, E2 Collingwood Street was at the heart of the Old Nicol rookery.
Columbia Road, E2 Columbia Road is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Commercial Street, E1 Commercial Street is a major thoroughfare running north-south from Shoreditch High Street to Whitechapel High Street.
Commodity Quay, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Coney Way, SW8 Coney Way is a road in the SW8 postcode area
Corbet Place, E1 Corbet Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Cork Square, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Coverley Close, E1 Coverley Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Crabtree Close, E2 Crabtree Close is a road in the E2 postcode area
Cremer Business Centre, E2 Cremer Business Centre is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Cremer Street, E2 Cremer Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Crescent, EC3N Crescent is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Cresent, EC3N Cresent is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Crinoline Mews, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Crispin Place, E1 Crispin Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Crofts Street, E1 Crofts Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Davenant Street, E1 Davenant Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Deal Street, E1 Deal Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Delta Street, E2 Delta Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Denning Point 33 Commercial Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Derbyshire Street, E2 Derbyshire Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Diss Street, E2 Diss Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Dock Street, E1 Dock Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Dorset Street, E1 Dorset Street was a small thoroughfare running east-west from Crispin Street to Commercial Street.
Douthwaite Square, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Dray Walk, E1 Dray Walk is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Dunbridge Street, E2 Dunbridge Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Dunloe Street, E2 Dunloe Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Durant Street, E2 Durant Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
East Flank, SE18 East Flank is a road in the SE18 postcode area
East Smithfield, E1W East Smithfield is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
East Tenter Street, E1 East Tenter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Ebor Street, E1 Ebor Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Ellen Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Elwin Street, E2 Elwin Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Ensign Street, E1 Ensign Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Ensigreen Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Enterprise House, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Ezra Street, E2 Ezra Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Fairclough Street, E1 Fairclough Street runs from Back Church Lane to Christian Street.
Fashion Street, E1 Fashion Street is a thoroughfare running east-west from Brick Lane to Commercial Street.
Fieldgate Street, E1 Fieldgate Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Flank Street, E1 Flank Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Fletcher Street, E1 Fletcher Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Floor, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Florida Street, E2 Florida Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Flower & Dean Walk, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Flower and Dean Street, E1 Flower and Dean Street was a narrow street running east-west from Commercial Street to Brick Lane.
Forbes Street, E1 Forbes Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Fordham Street, E1 Fordham Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Fournier Street, E1 Fournier Street is a street running east-west from Brick Lane to Commercial Street alongside Christ Church.
Fowey Close, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Gascoigne Place, E2 Gascoigne Place is a road in the E2 postcode area
Gauging Square, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Geffrye Street, E2 Geffrye Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
George Street, E1 George Street was a street running north-south from Flower and Dean Street to Wentworth Street, crossing Thrawl Street approx. half way along its length..
Gibraltar Walk, E2 Gibraltar Walk is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Golding Street, E1 Golding Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Goldman Close, E2 Goldman Close is a road in the E2 postcode area
Goodman’s Yard, E1 Goodman’s Yard is a street between Minories and Mansell Street.
Gorsuch Place, E2 Gorsuch Place is a road in the E2 postcode area
Gosset Street, E2 Gosset Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Goulston Street, E1 Goulston Street is a thoroughfare running north-south from Wentworth Street to Whitechapel High Street.
Gower’s Walk, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Gowers Walk, E1 Gowers Walk is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Graces Alley, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Granby Street, E2 Granby Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Greatorex Street, E1 Greatorex Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Greenfield Road, E1 Greenfield Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Grimsby Street, E2 Grimsby Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Gunthorpe Street, E1 Gunthorpe Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Hackney Road, E2 Hackney Road is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Hadrian Estate, E2 Hadrian Estate is a road in the E2 postcode area
Hague Street, E2 Hague Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Hanbury Street, E1 Hanbury Street is a long road running west-east from Commercial Street to Vallance Road.
Hassard Street, E2 This is a street in the E2 postcode area
Haydon Street, E1 The eastern end of Haydon Street was called Mansell Passage.
Haydon Street, EC3N Haydon Street heads east from the Minories.
Hellings Street, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Hemming Street, E1 Hemming Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Heneage Street, E1 Heneage Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Henriques Street, E1 Henriques Street was formerly called Berner Street.
Hereford Street, E2 Hereford Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Hermitage Wall, E1W Hermitage Wall is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Hessel Street, E1 Hessel Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Hindmarsh Close, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Hobsons Place, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Hocker Street, E2 Hocker Street, like the other seven roads radiating from Arnold Circus commemorate the Huguenot connection with the area.
Hooper Street, E1 Hooper Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Hopetown Street, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Horatio Street, E2 Horatio Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Hunton Street, E1 Hunton Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
India Street, EC3N India Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Ion Square, E2 Ion Square is a road in the E2 postcode area
Ivimey Street, E2 Ivimey Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
John Fisher Street, E1 A street within the SE1 postcode
Keetons Road, SE16 A street within the E1W postcode
Kelsey Street, E2 Kelsey Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Kennet Street, E1W Kennet Street is a road in the E1W postcode area
Kent and Essex Yard, E1 Kent and Essex Yard ran north of Whitechapel High Street, close to the west side of Commercial Street.
Kerbela Street, E2 Kerbela Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Kings Arms Court, E1 Kings Arms Court is a road in the E1 postcode area
Kirton Gardens, E2 Kirton Gardens is a road in the E2 postcode area
Lamb Street, E1 Lamb Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Leman Street, E1 Leman Street was named after Sir John Leman.
Leyden Street, E1 Leyden Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Ligonier Street, E2 Ligonier Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Lime Close, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Little Paternoster Row, E1 Little Paternoster Row was once known as French Alley.
Little Somerset Street, E1 Little Somerset Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Loft House 46a Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Lolesworth Close, E1 Lolesworth Close is a short cul-de-sac on the east side of Commercial Street which was originally the western extremity of Flower and Dean Street.
Lomas Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Long Street, E2 Long Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Manningtree Street, E1 Manningtree Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Mansell Street, E1 Mansell Street runs north-south on the City of London border.
Mansell Street, EC3N Mansell Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Mansford Street, E2 Mansford Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Marlow House, E2 Marlow House was built in 1899.
Mary Graces Court, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Menotti Street, E2 This is a street in the E2 postcode area
Mews Street, E1W Mews Street is a road in the E1W postcode area
Middlesex Street, EC3A Middlesex Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area.
Mill Yard, E1 Mill Yard is a road in the E1 postcode area
Minories, EC3N Minories is one of the old streets of the City of London.
Mitali Passage, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Monthope Road, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Moss Close, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Mulberry Street, E1 Mulberry Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Myrdle Street, E1 Myrdle Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Navarre Street, E2 Navarre Street leads southwest from Arnold Circus towards Boundary Street.
Nelson Gardens, E2 Nelson Gardens is a road in the E2 postcode area
Nesham Street, E1W Nesham Street is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
New Drum Street, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
New Goulston Street, E1 New Goulston Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
New Road, E1 New Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
North Tenter Street, E1 North Tenter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Old Castle Street, E1 Old Castle Street runs north-south from Wentworth Street to Whitechapel High Street, the southern section of which incorporates the former Castle Alley, murder site of Ripper victim Alice McKenzie.
Old Montague Street, E1 Old Montague Street is a thoroughfare running east-west from Baker’s Row (now Vallance Road) to Brick Lane.
Old Nichol Street, E2 Old Nichol Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Old Spitalfields Market, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Orton Street, E1W Orton Street is a road in the E1W postcode area
Osborn Street, E1 Osborn Street is a short road leading from Whitechapel Road to the crossroads with Brick Lane, Wentworth Street and Old Montague Street.
Osborne Street, E1 Osborne Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Osbourne Street, E1 Osbourne Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Padbury Court, E2 Padbury Court is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Palissy Street, E2 Palissy Street runs northeast from Arnold Circus.
Parfett Street, E1 Parfett Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Pecks Yard, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Pedley Street, E1 Pedley Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Pelter Street, E2 Pelter Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Pennington Street, E1W Pennington Street is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Philchurch Place, E1 Philchurch Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Pinchin Street, E1 Pinchin Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Plumbers Row, E1 Plumbers Row is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Pollard Row, E2 Pollard Row runs north from Florida Street in Bethnal Green.
Pollard Street, E2 Pollard Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Pomell Way, E1 Pomell Way is a road in the E1 postcode area
Portsoken Street, E1 Portsoken Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Prescot Street, E1 Prescot Street was named for Rebecca Prescott, wife of William Leman.
Princelet Street, E1 Princelet Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Puma Court, E1 Puma Court is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Quaker Street, E1 Quaker Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Quilter Street, E2 Quilter Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Ramsey Street, E2 Ramsey Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Ravenscroft Street, E2 Ravenscroft Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Redchurch Street, E2 Redchurch Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Regal Close, E1 Regal Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Resource Centre, E1 A street within the SE1 postcode
Rhoda Street, E2 Rhoda Street was formerly Peter Street.
Riga Mews, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Roberta Street, E2 Roberta Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Rochelle Street, E2 Rochelle Street connects Swanfield Street with Arnold Circus.
Roding Mews, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Romford Street, E1 Romford Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Royal Mint Court, EC3N Royal Mint Court is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Royal Mint Place, E1 Royal Mint Place is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Royal Mint Street, E1 Royal Mint Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Rupert Street, E1 Rupert Street was situated to the east of Leman Street.
Saint Katharine’s Way, E1W This is a street in the E1W postcode area
Saint Katherine’s Way, E1W Saint Katherine’s Way is a road in the E1W postcode area
Sale Street, E2 Sale Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Sampson Street, E1W Sampson Street is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Scarborough Street, E1 This is a street in the E1 postcode area
Scawfell Street, E2 Scawfell Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Sclater Street, E1 Sclater Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Selby Street, E1 Selby Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Settles Street, E1 Settles Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Shacklewell Street, E2 Shacklewell Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Shipton Street, E2 Shipton Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Shoreditch High Street, E1 Shoreditch High Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Shorter Street, E1 Shorter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Shorter Street, EC3N Shorter Street is a road in the EC3N postcode area
Smeaton Street, E1W Smeaton Street is a road in the E1W postcode area
South Tenter Street, E1 South Tenter Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Spellman Street, E1 Spellman Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Spelman Street, E1 Spelman Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Spital Street, E1 Spital Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Spring Walk, E1 Spring Walk is a road in the E1 postcode area
Squirries Street, E2 Squirries Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
St Anthony’s Close, E1W St Anthony’s Close is a road in the E1W postcode area
St Botolph Street, EC3A St Botolph Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3A postal area.
St Clare Street, EC3N St Clare Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
St Katharines Way, E1W St Katharines Way is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
St Katharine’s Way, E1W St Katharine’s Way is a road in the E1W postcode area
St Mark Street, E1 St Mark Street was built on the old Goodman’s Fields.
St Matthews Row, E2 St Matthews Row is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
St. John’s Drive, SW18 A street within the E1 postcode
St. Katharines Way, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
St. Peter’s Avenue, E11 St. Peter’s Avenue is a road in the E11 postcode area
St. Peter’s Close, E2 St. Peter’s Close is a road in the E2 postcode area
Stamp Place, E2 Stamp Place is a road in the E2 postcode area
Star Place, E1W Star Place is a road in the E1W postcode area
Stockholm Way, E1W Stockholm Way is a road in the E1W postcode area
Streatley Buildings, E2 Streatley Buildings was the first block of the new Boundary Estate - completed in 1896.
Street Katharine’s Way, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Strouts Place, E2 Strouts Place is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Stutfield Street, E1 Stutfield Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Sunbury Workshops, E2 Sunbury Workshops is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Surma Close, E1 Surma Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Swan Passage, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Swanfield Street, E2 Swanfield Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Tamarind Yard, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Tea Building, E1 Tea Building is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Teesdale Yard, E2 Teesdale Yard is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Telfords Yard, E1W Telfords Yard is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Tenter Ground, E1 Tenter Ground is one of the notable streets of Spitalfields.
Thomas More Square, E1W Thomas More Square is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Thomas More Square, E1W A street within the postcode
Thomas More Street, E1W Thomas More Street is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Thrawl Street, E1 Originally built by Henry Thrall (or Thrale) c.1656, Thrawl Street ran east-west from Brick Lane as far as George Street across a former tenter field owned by the Fossan brothers, Thomas and Lewis.
Torrington Place, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Tower Bridge Approach, E1W Tower Bridge Approach is a road in the E1W postcode area
Tower Bridge Approach, EC3N Tower Bridge Approach is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Tower Bridge, E1W Tower Bridge is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Tower Walk, E1W Tower Walk is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Toynbee Street, E1 Toynbee Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Trahorn Close, E1 Trahorn Close is a road in the E1 postcode area
Turin Street, E2 Turin Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Turville Street, E2 Turville Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Umberston Street, E1 Umberston Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Underwood Road, E1 Underwood Road is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Unit 405, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Vallance Road, E1 Vallance Road is a significant road running north-south from Bethnal Green Road to Whitechapel Road.
Vallance Road, E2 Vallance Road is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Vaughan Way, E1W Vaughan Way is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Vine Court, E1 Vine Court is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Vine Street, EC3N Vine Street is one of the streets of London in the EC3N postal area.
Virginia Road, E2 Virginia Road is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Virginia Street, E1W Virginia Street is one of the streets of London in the E1W postal area.
Voss Street, E2 Voss Street is a road in the E2 postcode area
Warner Place, E2 Warner Place is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Waveney Close, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Wear Place, E2 Wear Place is a road in the E2 postcode area
Weaver Street, E1 Weaver Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Welland Mews, E1W A street within the E1W postcode
Wellclose Square, E1 Wellclose Square lies between Cable Street to the north and The Highway to the south.
Wellington Row, E2 Wellington Row is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Wentworth Street, E1 Wentworth Street runs east-west from the junction of Brick Lane, Osborn Street and Old Montague Street to Middlesex Street, forming part of the boundary between Spitalfields and St Mary’s Whitechapel.
West Tenter Street, E1 West Tenter Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Wheler Street, E1 Wheler Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Whitby Street, E1 Whitby Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
White Church Lane, E1 White Church Lane is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
White Church Passage, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Whitechapel High Street, E1 Whitechapel High Street runs approximately west-east from Aldgate High Street to Whitechapel Road and is designated as part of the A11.
Whitechapel Market, E1 Whitechapel Market is a road in the E1 postcode area
Whitechapel Road, E1 Whitechapel Road is a major arterial road in East London.
Whitechapel, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Whites Row, E1 White’s Row is a narrow thoroughfare running east-west from Commercial Street to Crispin Street.
Wicker Street, E1 Wicker Street is a road in the E1 postcode area
Wilkes Street, E1 Wilkes Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Wimbolt Street, E2 Wimbolt Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Wodeham Gardens, E1 Wodeham Gardens is a road in the E1 postcode area
Wood Close, E2 Wood Close is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Woodseer Street, E1 Woodseer Street is one of the streets of London in the E1 postal area.
Wool House, E1 A street within the E1 postcode
Yorkton Street, E2 Yorkton Street is one of the streets of London in the E2 postal area.
Zander Court, E2 Zander Court is a street in London


Whitechapel

Whitechapel is a neighbourhood whose heart is Whitechapel Road itself, named for a small chapel of ease dedicated to St Mary.

By the late 1500s Whitechapel and the surrounding area had started becoming 'other half' of London. Located downwind of the genteel sections of west London which were to see the expansion of Westminster Abbey and construction of Buckingham Palace, it naturally attracted the more fragrant activities of the city, particularly tanneries, breweries, foundries (including the Whitechapel Bell Foundry which later cast Philadelphia's Liberty Bell and also Big Ben), slaughterhouses and, close by to the south, the gigantic Billingsgate fish market, famous in its day for the ornately foul language of the extremely Cockney fishwomen who worked there.

Population shifts from rural areas to London from the 1600s to the mid 1800s resulted in great numbers of more or less destitute people taking up residence amidst the industries and mercantile interests that had attracted them. By the 1840s Whitechapel, along with the enclaves of Wapping, Aldgate, Bethnal Green, Mile End, Limehouse and Stepney (collectively known today as the East End), had evolved, or devolved, into classic 'dickensian' London. Whitechapel Road itself was not particularly squalid through most of this period - it was the warren of small dark streets branching from it that contained the greatest suffering, filth and danger, especially Dorset St., Thrawl St., Berners St. (renamed Henriques St.), Wentworth St. and others.

In the Victorian era the base population of poor English country stock was swelled by immigrants from all over, particularly Irish and Jewish. 1888 saw the depredations of the Whitechapel Murderer, later known as 'Jack the Ripper'. In 1902, American author Jack London, looking to write a counterpart to Jacob Riis's seminal book How the Other Half Lives, donned ragged clothes and boarded in Whitechapel, detailing his experiences in The People of the Abyss. Riis had recently documented the astoundingly bad conditions in the leading city of the United States. Jack London, a socialist, thought it worthwhile to explore conditions in the leading city of the nation that had created modern capitalism. He concluded that English poverty was far rougher than the American variety. The juxtaposition of the poverty, homelessness, exploitive work conditions, prostitution, and infant mortality of Whitechapel and other East End locales with some of the greatest personal wealth the world has ever seen made it a focal point for leftist reformers of all kinds, from George Bernard Shaw, whose Fabian Society met regularly in Whitechapel, to Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, who boarded and led rallies in Whitechapel during his exile from Russia.

Whitechapel remained poor (and colourful) through the first half of the 20th Century, though somewhat less desperately so. It suffered great damage in the V2 German rocket attacks and the Blitz of World War II. Since then, Whitechapel has lost its notoriety, though it is still thoroughly working class. The Bangladeshis are the most visible migrant group there today and it is home to many aspiring artists and shoestring entrepreneurs.

Since the 1970s, Whitechapel and other nearby parts of East London have figured prominently in London's art scene. Probably the most prominent art venue is the Whitechapel Art Gallery, founded in 1901 and long an outpost of high culture in a poor neighbourhood. As the neighbourhood has gentrified, it has gained citywide, and even international, visibility and support.

Whitechapel, is a London Underground and London Overground station, on Whitechapel Road was opened in 1876 by the East London Railway on a line connecting Liverpool Street station in the City of London with destinations south of the River Thames. The station site was expanded in 1884, and again in 1902, to accommodate the services of the Metropolitan District Railway, a predecessor of the London Underground. The London Overground section of the station was closed between 2007 and 27 April 2010 for rebuilding, initially reopening for a preview service on 27 April 2010 with the full service starting on 23 May 2010.
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