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

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Mary  •  Link

This was an area of pleasure gardens beside the Thames; avenues, covered walks and booths in which one could obtain a drink. It provided (as in Pepys' case) an area providing discreet, amatory resort and became notorious by the early 18th century for the numbers of prostitutes who plied their trade there.

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References

Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

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