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‘Angel in disguise & Bunhill on show’! – A stroll from The Angel, down to the City

Oi oi & ahoy, it’s Bunhill day ! I usually stick with the old adage ‘the first thing that comes to mind, stick with it’ but today I’m really glad I changed my thought process. It had been a couple of weeks since I covered the streets of South Lambeth, Vauxhall & the Oval, and …

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Zesty Limehouse-Ancient shipping, the Original Chinatown, and the Grand Union Canal.

Oi oi, and ahoy, I started this weeks stroll way down in Millwall because there were a few things I needed to check out down that way before I started, and I knew that Limehouse (as a political boundary) wouldn’t take too long to cover, being that the Grand Union Canal Basin (now the Limehouse …

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Chuting the mud! – A wet & windy walk around Millwall, Mudchute & Cubitt Town

  Having just walked a route that I’m intending to get up and going on the ‘isms’ of the East End, for research purposes, my stroll set me up nicely for a quick pint in a wonderful little boozer called the Old Ship in York Square, luckily for me though the Cabaret hadn’t yet started …

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Stepneying into my life! – An in-depth walk around Stepney

DIGGIN’ DEEPER – STEPNEY Hi, it’s me. I’m me, you are you. No real introductions needed here but to say that I’m Ade, a budding London amateur historian, qualified Borough of Camden guide, and a developing walker of special interest walks. Please see the walks section for more info. I’ve had this website since February …

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