Category: City of London


Moorgate was one of the gates in the London Wall but was one of the later gates of London, dating from the early 15th century.

Essex Street, WC2R

Essex Street stretches from Milford Lane in the south to Strand in the north, flanked by Little Essex Street on the west and Devereux Court on the east.


Blackfriars station was opened on 30 May 1870, by the Metropolitan District Railway (MDR), now the District line.

Capel Court, EC2R

On the east side of the Bank of England turn into Bartholomew Lane. Capel Court is off to the east.

Throgmorton Street, EC2N

The name of Throgmorton Street is a corruption of the name of Nicholas Throckmorton, Elizabeth I’s ambassador to France and Scotland.

Hanging Sword Alley, EC4Y

Hanging Sword Alley is an alley running between Whitefriars Street and Salisbury Square.

Queen Victoria Street, EC4V

Queen Victoria Street was built in 1861 to provide a more efficient approach to London’s central business district

Adelaide House, EC3R

Adelaide House is a Grade II listed Art Deco office building in the City of London.

Bread Street Hill, EC4V

Bread Street Hill was the southern continuation of Bread Street, running between Old Fish Street and Thames Street.

Ludgate Circus, EC4M

Ludgate Circus is a junction in the City of London where Farringdon Street and New Bridge Street cross Fleet Street/Ludgate Hill.