Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from:
A village in Essex some 6 miles from London, south of Epping forest and just east of the R. Lea. Prosperous in 1660 and within the radius for the country houses of well-to-do Londoners such as Batten and Penn.
see his visit this date:http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1660/11/01/
Short history of Walthamstow.
Walthamstow is bordered to the north by Chingford, south by Leyton and Leytonstone, east by the southern reaches of Epping Forest at Woodford and west by Tottenham and the River Lea valley. Leyton High Road, Hoe Street, Chingford Road, Chingford Mount (passing south-north through Walthamstow and its neighbouring towns) form part of an ancient route from London to Waltham Abbey. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walthamstow
Walthamstow is toward the SE of this map segment.http://www.motco.com/map/81001/SeriesSearchPlat...
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