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Terry Foreman  •  Link

Hackney was a parish in the ancient county of Middlesex. The parish church of St John-at-Hackney, was built in 1789, replacing the nearby former 16th century parish church dedicated to St Augustine (pulled down in 1798).
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hackney_(parish)

San Diego Sarah  •  Link

http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1664/04/25/

Monday 25 April 1664

"... I took my wife by coach out through the city, ... but took her out at White Chapel, and to Bednal Green; so to Hackney, where I have not been many a year, since a little child I boarded there."

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