TQ3281 : A-spiring to find a hundred churches (67)

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

A-spiring to find a hundred churches (67)
A-spiring to find a hundred churches (67)
Looking from Gresham Street down Ironmonger Lane where, until the Great Fire, you would have found St Martin Pomary LinkExternal link
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)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 December, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3251 8125 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.8785N 0:5.5045W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3252 8128
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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