|Author's own photo.|
One sunny day I decided to investigate the history within walking distance of
Heading out of Bank station towards St Pauls Cathedral, I walked along
|Modern Cheapside (Saturday 22 September 2012)|
|My sons in the pillory! Warwick Castle 2002.|
Bread Street got its name when in 1302, a decree was passed that bread must not be sold door to door, but in an open market. The bakers principle market was established here and hence lent its name to the street.
|Bread Steet - now home to a Gordon Ramsay restaurant|
and a branch of Gap.
|Admiral Arthur Phillip.|
|Sherborne Lane in the modern day - nice and clean.|
So when have you been surprised by the things around you or read a book with a setting familiar to you? Do leave a comment.