EAW021448 ENGLAND (1949). Leman Street and environs, Whitechapel, 1949

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Title [EAW021448] Leman Street and environs, Whitechapel, 1949
Reference EAW021448
Date 15-March-1949
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Place name WHITECHAPEL
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 534009, 181173
Longitude / Latitude -0.068568368965709, 51.513085721428
National Grid Reference TQ340812

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Originally a Sugar Refinery and later a wine warehouse and vaults. Basement used as an air raid shelter during the blitz.

Chaz
Friday 16th of October 2020 11:10:07 PM
Signal Cabin suspended over rail line

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:53:45 AM
Tower House one of the Rowton Houses and sister establishment to Arlington House, Camden Town the latter of which was referred to in a song of the same name by the British Ska band Madness.

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:52:24 AM
Whitechapel Fire Station - London Fire Brigade

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:47:38 AM
Settles Street Labour Exchange and later Job Centre

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:44:46 AM
Johnnie Walker Bonded Warehouse - now occupied by HULT Unversity

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:44:06 AM
The Eastern Dispensary

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:42:59 AM
Wartime emergency water supply - EWS

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:39:40 AM
Former HQ of the Cooperative Wholesale Society - CWS at 99 Leman Street.

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:38:39 AM
Former court house, then Social Security Office and now Cafe Spice Namaste on Prescot Street.

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:37:55 AM
Tower Hill School, Chamber Street - closed 1969. School moved, and renamed English Martyrs RC Primary School on new site on St Mark Street from September 1969. Officially opened Jun 1970.

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:36:04 AM
East Tenter Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:52:13 AM
St. Mark Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:50:41 AM
Prescot Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:49:26 AM
North Tenter Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:48:02 AM
Newnham Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:47:02 AM
West Tenter Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:37:05 AM
Scarborough Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:36:00 AM
The Scarborough (Public House)

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:35:10 AM
Hi Full name of this pub was The Scarborough Arms.

Danny McL
Thursday 16th of January 2020 10:41:27 AM
This red-brick hydraulic accumulator tower was still standing in 1998 and had, by that time, become a listed structure. In spite of it being "listed", it was demolished as the site was required for redevelopment.

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:22:23 AM
City Goods Depot (Mid. Rly.). Opened: 1st October 1862, Closed:1st July 1949

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:16:59 AM
Royal Mint Street

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:07:28 AM
Ruined Remains of Goodmans Yard Goods Depot (L&BR). Opened: 1st February 1861, Closed: 1st April 1951.

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 11:02:17 AM
Roman Catholic Church of the English Martyrs

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 10:42:14 AM
Leads to East Smithfield, London Docks Goods Depot (GER) Opened: 17th June 1864 Closed: 1st September 1966

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 10:14:12 AM
Haydon Square Goods Depot (LNWR). Opened: February 1853 Closed: 2nd July 1962

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 10:01:53 AM
Commercial Road Goods Depot (LTSR). Opened: 17th April 1886 Closed: 3rd July 1967

Hermann the German
Sunday 18th of November 2018 09:55:01 AM
Gardiner's Department Store

Hermann the German
Sunday 17th of June 2018 08:28:35 PM
Saint Mary Matfelon Church which was destroyed during The Blitz in 1940. The ruins were finally demolished in 1952 and the site of the church was known as "St Mary's Park" until it was renamed "Altab Ali Park" in 1998. The outline of the footprint of the church is all that remains of it.

Hermann the German
Sunday 17th of June 2018 08:25:25 PM
Leman Street station, closed on 7th July 1941.

Leslie B
Thursday 3rd of August 2017 04:29:06 PM
Halal Restaurant, St. Mark's Street (East London's oldest Indian restaurant, established 1939)

Uncle Ju
Tuesday 23rd of February 2016 02:09:43 PM
Marine Broker pub, Leman Street, now demolished

Uncle Ju
Tuesday 23rd of February 2016 01:49:06 PM
Aldgate Bus Station, 17/02/2015

Class31
Monday 25th of May 2015 05:34:15 AM
Leman Street looking north, 17/02/2015

Class31
Sunday 24th of May 2015 08:56:43 PM
The Pump House, Hooper Street, 17/02/2015

Class31
Sunday 24th of May 2015 08:55:51 PM
Mansell Street

Uncle Ju
Wednesday 4th of March 2015 02:09:22 PM
Ibex House, Minories, built 1937

Uncle Ju
Wednesday 4th of March 2015 02:08:29 PM

User Comment Contributions

Ibex House, Minories, 17/02/2015

Class31
Sunday 24th of May 2015 08:54:47 PM