Category: Stepney

Vine Tavern, E1

The Vine Tavern was situated on a site in the middle of Mile End Road, theoretically at number 31.

Brook Street, E1W

Brook Street was an old name for this section of Cable Street.

Cable Street, E1

Cable Street started as a straight path along which hemp ropes were twisted into ships’ cables.

Juniper Street, E1

Juniper Street is now simply a cul-de-sac

Prince’s Square, E1W

Prince’s Square was part of an eighteenth century Swedish community.

East End Churches

Much of this section  derives from the research of Prebendary Arthur Royall (13 October 1919 – 17 June 2013). East London Churches with dates of Consecration The Parish Churches Of Bethnal Green St. Matthew 1746 St. John on Bethnal Green 1823 St. Philip 1840 St. Peter 1841 St. Andrew 1841 St. James the Less 1842. …

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Gascoigne’s Survey of Stepney of 1703

An Actuall Survey of the Parish of St Dunstan Stepney alias Stebunheath … Taken … 1703 by Ioel Gascoyne, engraven by Iohn Harris. A scale of 1320 yards = 9 inches