Category: Southwark

Tabard Street, SE1

Tabard Street was the old road to Kent and called Kent Street until 1877.

Talbot Yard, SE1

Talbot Yard used to host one of the most famous inns in English literature.

The Ring

The Ring was a boxing stadium which once stood on Blackfriars Road in Southwark.

Bermondsey Street, SE1

Bermondsey Street was named for the Abbey of St Saviour’s.

The Shard

The Shard – formerly London Bridge Tower is a 72-storey skyscraper, designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano, in Southwark.

Little Dorrit Court, SE1

Little Dorrit’s Court, North of Marshalsea Road, is named after the Dickens character.

Hopton Street, SE1

Hopton Street was known as Green Walk until the late nineteenth century.

Cardinal Cap Alley, SE1

Cardinal Cap Alley is an alley in Bankside.

Zoar Street, SE1

Zoar Street is named after the former Zoar Chapel here, named for the Biblical Zoara.

Christmas Street, SE1

Christmas Street ran north from Tower Bridge Road, west of Green Walk.