TQ3281 : Braidwood Passage, EC1

taken 3 years ago, near to London, City of London, Great Britain

Braidwood Passage, EC1
Braidwood Passage, EC1
Probably named after James Braidwood (18001861) who founded the world's first municipal fire service in Edinburgh in 1824, and was the first director of the London Fire Engine Establishment (which was eventually to become the London Fire Brigade). He is credited with the development of the modern municipal fire service. For further info, see the Wiki entry LinkExternal link.

See also NT2573 : James Braidwood statue, Parliament Square (photographed by Kim Traynor).
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TQ3281, 4414 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Paths  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Passageway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3207 8176 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.1597N 0:5.8733W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3210 8177
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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