A pun on Scottish-themed road names probably caused Athol Street to be named and positioned below Blair Street – causing Blair Athol to be spelt out.
Lochnagar Street runs east from the Blackwall Tunnel northern approach road.
Rook Street – at first called Mary Street – ran between Poplar High Street and East India Road.
East India Dock Road is an important artery connecting the City of London to Essex, and partly serves as the high street of Poplar
Chapel House Street was named after a medieval chapel and later farm which was located approximately at the corner of the Whiteadder Way and Spindrift Avenue.
Thermopylae Gate is part of the Chapel House Estate.
Emmett Street originated in the early 19th century.
Saunders Ness Road was a new name for the eastern section of Wharf Road.
East End campaigner Frank Whipple died in 2011 at the age of 103.