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

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Pauline   Link to this

from L&M Companion
Clapham, Surrey. A village of 92 houses in 1664, some 4-1/2 miles from the Standard on Cornhill, on the road to Richmond. A number of well-to-do Londoners lived or had country villas there, including Gauden, the Navy Victualler, who lived in a large house which after 1688 became Pepys's country retreat. He spent many happy months in his 'Paradisian Clapham' as Evelyn called it, and it was there that he died.

Terry Foreman   Link to this

Clapham is in the upper-lefthand corner of this segment of J. CARY'S MAP OF 15 MILES ROUND LONDON 1786

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