The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from:

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Glyn   Link to this

A large and prosperous inn that was kept by Peter Griffith, a wealthy and charitable bachelor, and executor of the will of Hugh Roberts of the Harp and Ball which is also mentioned in the Diary. 25 hearths in 1665. Source: Latham and Matthews Companion volume 11. (Griffith and Roberts are surnames that are most common in Wales, perhaps there was some family or other link between them.)

in Aqua Scripto   Link to this

Called an Ordinary by Pepys in jan 1663

TerryF   Link to this

Charing Cross is on the west side of this segment of the 1746 map.

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