TQ3182 : Passing Alley, EC1

taken 4 years ago, near to London, City of London, Great Britain

Passing Alley, EC1
Passing Alley, EC1
Before there were many public toilets, sneaking into a quiet corner was the only way to deal with a full bladder, and out-of-the-way alleys and corners would become known for this usage. Passing Alley, here, is clearly a Victorian renaming of something originally called Pissing Alley.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Paths  City, Town centre 
Path (from Tags)
Alley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3176 8203 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.3096N 0:6.1352W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3178 8204
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Alleyway  Alley 

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