Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from:
Richmond in Surrey ?? Richmond in Yorkshire?? I am supposing that the Surrey site would be infinitely more convenient for a royal visit to his 'whore'.
it be :"...We walked from Mortlake to Richmond, and so to boat again. And from Teddington to Hampton Court..." see ref:below
for a map showing the stately homesRichmond and http://www.motco.com/map/81001/SeriesSearchPlat...
Wenceslaus Hollar (Czech/British 1607-1677)
View of Richmond palace with towers surmounted by cupolas seen across the Thames slightly to right; walled garden, square barn, fields and crane on the left houses and church tower on the right; the king, the queen and their three children with five attendants landing from barge moored to old tree in the foreground.Etching, 1638http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_th...
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