About this object

  • ID:

    27.120/1aj

  • Production date:

    1889

  • Location:

    On Display: Museum of London: People's City: Divided City

  • Section 36 of the original Descriptive Map of London Poverty, compiled and hand coloured by Charles Booth and assistants in 1889. This section covers the area around Borough and the Elephant and Castle in South London. The boundaries of the map being Old Barge House Street in the North West; British Wharf, in the North East; Adam Court in the South East and St Mary's Street in the South West. This version of the map was donated by Sir George Duckworth, one of Booth's assistants. Originally in four large sections it was cut into 60 sections in the 1970s.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    H 670 mm L 505 mm

  • Materials

    textile; paper

  • Last Updated

    2015-05-28

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related place

    Southwark (depicted)

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