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

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Pedro.   Link to this

View of East India House around 1770.

http://www.antiqueprints.com/images/london_prin...

Pedro   Link to this

View in Sam's Time.

The Old East India House in Leadenhall Street (1648-1726).

http://www.portcities.org.uk/london/upload/img_...

in Aqua Scripto   Link to this

Follow up : Map 1746 shows Leaden Hall street plus location of India House, it dothe be between Grace Church street and Lyme street on the way to Algate.
http://www.motco.com/map/81002/SeriesSearchPlat...

Pedro   Link to this

On the 17th April 1661 Sam says…

“and I saw the picture of the ships and other things this morning, set up before the East Indy House, which are well done.”

http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1661/04/17/

These can be seen on the drawing mentioned previously, and enter again below…

http://www.portcities.org.uk/london/upload/img_...

pedro   Link to this

ENGLISH EAST INDIA COMPANY.

For a brief history see…

http://www.victorianweb.org/history/empire/eic....

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