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London A-Z Street Atlas

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Information about places of interest, museums and art galleries for both central and outer London, including a star rating system to highlight recommended visitor attractions. The comprehensive index lists streets, selected flats, walkways and places of interest, place, area and junction names.

Additional healthcare (hospitals, walk-in centres and hospices) and transport connections (National Rail, London Tramlink, Docklands Light Railway, London Underground and Overground stations, and River Bus pier) are indexed as well. Though the London A-Z itself is a triumph of detail and practicality, its inventor’s reputation as an artist and an eccentric has persisted.Featuring 20 walks in and around the city, including lesser-known circuits and details on popular walks. At around the age of 29, Pearsall directed some draughtsmen to begin drawing up this new type of street map while she compiled much of the information necessary to update the maps. And the Home Office Industrial Museum is long gone so you can no longer see “appliances for the promotion of health amongst industrial workers”. The index is contained within a booklet that is attached to the cover and lists streets, selected flats, walkways and places of interest, junction, place and area names. This is a very simple yet powerful feature that allows the user to quickly and easily customise their map.

He created it in 1931 and it was used by London Transport from 1933 but Phyllis Pearson clearly preferred a more geographical map. St Albans, Potters Bar, Waltham Cross, Epping, Brentwood, Thurrock, Stanford-le-Hope, Gravesend, Wrotham, Sevenoaks, Westerham, Oxted, Redhill, Reigate, Leatherhead, Great Bookham, Woking, Egham, Windsor, Slough, Chalfont St Peter, Chorleywood and Bovingdon. Also included is separate mapping of London Heathrow, London Luton, London Stansted and London Gatwick airports. Suddenly, large chunks of the population had free access to a zoomable, scrollable map of the capital, on a device half the size of the smallest A-Z. In South Kensington, while the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum are noted the Science Museum is not.If this standard pre-pasted Wallpaper map is not quite what you're looking for then we offer a bespoke wallpaper service. After attempting to decipher the code using a dictionary and the Bible, Sherlock goes out into Baker Street and appropriates a copy of the A–Z after seeing it being used by a couple of tourists. The map covers 3743 sq km (1445 sq miles) of London down to street level, the same area as the printed version of the Master Atlas of Greater London and extends beyond the Greater London and M25 area to Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Potters Bar, Waltham Cross, Epping, Brentwood, Thurrock, Stanford-le-Hope, Gravesend, Wrotham, Sevenoaks, Westerham, Oxted, Redhill, Reigate, Leatherhead, Great Bookham, Woking, Egham, Windsor, Slough, Chalfont Street Peter, Chorleywood and Bovingdon. Ebooks fulfilled through Glose cannot be printed, downloaded as PDF, or read in other digital readers (like Kindle or Nook). Of course it could be useful to add navigation, but I’m very happy to use it straightforwardly as a map and do my own navigation.

The index to streets section includes a list of the London County Council street name changes relevant at that time. Also included is a separate list of hospitals, hospices and NHS Walk-in Centres and a separate list of National Rail stations, Croydon Tramlink stops, Docklands Light Railway stations, London Overground stations, London Underground stations and River Boat stops featured on the mapping. Suzanne likes the bigger scale of the printed page: "I still have mine and use it regularly as you can see a wide area at a glance, something impossible on a small screen.in 1972, the company name was changed from Geographers' Map Company to Geographers' A–Z Map Company.

A comprehensive paperback street atlas of London encompassing an area of 1,450 square miles with coloured street mapping, and including more than 90,000 streets and other addresses.

Individually bubble wrapped and carefully packed in a sturdy, custom made box for the total protection of your print. At Londonist, we find the A-Z index is a useful tool for quickly answering esoteric questions, like "How many High Streets are there in London" or "What are London's rudest street names". There are separate index listings for both hospitals, walk-in centres and hospices and for the National Rail, London Tramlink, Docklands Light Railway, London Underground and Overground stations and River Bus piers covered by this atlas.

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