TQ3280 : A-spiring to find a hundred churches (8)

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

A-spiring to find a hundred churches (8)
A-spiring to find a hundred churches (8)
A blue City of London plaque notes the site of St Thomas the Apostle LinkExternal link one of many not built after The Great Fire of London
In Pepys' footsteps

When I was at school I remember learning that there were a hundred churches in the City of London before the Great Fire of 1666. Then you start thinking: that can't be true, can it? I do recall, however, from my reading of the great diarist how often he mentions one. So, one gloomy November Sunday I set off to see how many sites I could find...

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Date Taken
Sunday, 20 November, 2016   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 27 November, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3245 8093 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7068N 0:5.5636W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3249 8093
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